Although Corb Lund is well-known within Canada, only select areas of the States have been turned on to his music, often via his friendship and co-writing with Texan, Hayes Carll. After Lund’s US release of Cabin Fever, though, audiences began to appreciate his real life cowboy songs (seventh generation Rocky Mountain cowboy, I believe!) and kick-tailfeathers live band. When CMT Canada offered a live session at Memphis’ Sun Studios to record both an album and a DVD, Lund and the Hurtin’ Albertans jumped at the chance to share a greatest hits of sorts with US fans, who may not have known their previous six albums. With Counterfeit Blues, Corb Lund lands on both boots for a rollicking record.
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