On December 19th, you are invited to the exclusive listening party “Clocking in with Hard Working Americans” as the newly formed ensemble of veteran musicians spin tunes from their self-titled debut album (out January 21st) and take questions from the live and online audience. The event will be broadcast from the Boedecker Theater in Boulder, CO. The following evening,December 20th, Hard Working Americans will make their debut performance at the Boulder Theater to benefit the Foothills Flood Relief Fund, to assist victims of the recent floods that ravaged parts of Colorado.Hard Working Americans features Todd Snider, Dave Schools (Widespread Panic), Neal Casal (The Cardinals/Chris Robinson Brotherhood), Duane Trucks (Col. Bruce Hampton’s School of Music) and Chad Staehly (Great American Taxi).
Nick Forster from E-Town will serve as party host and the band is pleased to partner with Music Power Plant to bring this live event into the homes everywhere. The video stream will go live at8pm MST until 9pm MST and can viewed at thehardworkingamericans.com/
Hard Working Americans features 11 completely reinterpreted and reinvented tracks sequenced in an order that tells a story of the everyday person, the blue-collar worker, the frustrated, the struggling, the Hard Working American.
The songs were written by a range of artists that include Randy Newman, Lucinda Williams, Hayes Carll, Kevn Kinney (Drivin’ ‘N Cryin’), Gillian Welch & Dave Rawlings, Brian Henneman (The Bottle Rockets) and Chuck Mead (BR5-49).