Let Em Run - The Bills
Track Listing
  1. Overture (Let Em Run)
  2. Old Blue Bridge
  3. Hello
  4. Which Way Away
  5. When the Bucket Runs Dry
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  1. Overture (Let Em Run)
  2. Old Blue Bridge
  3. Hello
  4. Which Way Away
  5. When the Bucket Runs Dry
  6. Let Em Run
  7. The Gatlinburg
  8. The Traveller
  9. Lay Down
  10. Stardust
  11. Nowhere to Be (And All Day to Get There)
  12. Bamfield's John Uanden
  13. Cambridge Set: Cambridge St. March/Jonah's Reel/Sierra ...
  14. Oeil au Beurre Noir
  15. The Walk Home
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While all acoustic folk-based bands are throwbacks of a sort, the Bills purposely cultivate an "old time" aura. Even the group's photo, tinged in sepia, reminds one a bit of the Band circa 1968. The Bills' subject matter -- like the Band's and the Grateful Dead's -- is tinged with Americana, though presented in an elliptical manner. There are Biblical floods, wise fools, and references to jigger poles, temptress hens, and drunken moons. The title track tells the odd tale of chickens running free, though there also seems to ...

Let Em Run 2005, Red House Records

UPC: 033651018629

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