Jeb Loy Nichols With Cold Diamond & Mink ‎(Vinyl)


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The World Loves A Fool 03:02
We Gotta Work On It 03:40
I Just Can’t Stop 03:29
My Love 04:10
Like A Rainy Day 04:39
Help Me Along 03:40
Not There Yet 03:30
Living It Up 04:19
Cry Me Another One 03:38
Can’t Cheat The Dance 03:28
Dip your soul into this new album by Jeb Loy Nichols, full of gritty grooves, mellow melodies and life-fuelled lyrics. Timmion Records reintroduces to the world a seasoned wordsmith and singer through 10 shining examples of rootsy modern r&b that fuse together southern soul, folk music and world class balladry. Led by Jeb’s intimate acoustic guitar and raspy incantations, while supported by Cold Diamond & Mink’s tight rhythm section, you are in for a helluva ride.

The album, simply named “Jeb Loy” is a testament to the artist’s decades long career, spanning soul, country and r&b. Signed to Capitol Records in the late 90’s and making it as far as MTV with his video for “As The Rain”, Jeb was fairly soon dropped by the major label. Since then, the American-born artist has churned out a steady output of material from his country-side home in Wales. The songs on “Jeb Loy” are clearly drawn out from experiences in life lived, relationships and moments on the road. In tunes like “Living It Up” the listener is pulled inside a mesmerizing groove and Jeb’s understated social commentary, evoking a mood that should sit well with fans of Menahan Street Band. On “Not There Yet” Jeb builds on the motif of crows, which become familiar to the listener through many of the album’s tracks, looking at the birds in the sky as a reflection of his personal state of being.

Timmion is putting out several songs from “Jeb Loy” on singles, but the album is something to be experienced in itself. It’s in that rare vein of classic independent folk soul albums, like Larry T & The Family or Willie Wright’s “Telling The Truth”, which work like magic on rainy lazy sunday afternoons. It’s the perfect companion for those transcendental occasions, when things in this chaotic world seems to make sense, just for a moment.

released June 11, 2021

All selections written and performed by Jeb Loy Nichols and Cold Diamond & Mink. Horn Arrangements by Jukka Eskola.

Jeb Loy Nichols and Cold Diamond & Mink
Lead Vocal: Jeb Loy Nichols, Bass Guitar: Sami Kantelinen, Guitar and Hammond Organ: Seppo Salmi, Drums: Jukka Sarapää.

Additional Musicians: Hammong Organ: Roni Martin, Trumpet: Jukka Eskola, Saxophone: Petri Puolitaival, Background Vocals: Wanda Felicia

Recorded, mastered and mixed at Timmion Records Studios.

Album photo by Peter Williams.


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