Bailey Larger is worthy of her identify, a rising mild on the nation music scene. The artist, signed to Madjack Information, and who’s at present touring with Trampled By Turtles, has a brand new single, Arkansas Is Good’. Launched on 14 April, the monitor has an old style sound that followers of the likes of Dolly Parton will lap up.
We wrote about Bailey Larger final yr, together with her single, ‘You In some way‘, and on the time we had been struck by the homespun story she instructed within the track. Bailey’s clearly excellent at telling tales, and though ‘Arkansas Is Good’ was written over 10 years in the past by Mark Edgar Stuart, who additionally produced it, she has made it her personal, singing about how she’d like to maneuver to the West Coast. It’s only a dream although. Everybody – her household, her pals, and even she, thinks it’s good there, so perhaps she’ll simply keep in Arkansas. Certain, she’s nonetheless obtained the wanderlust – who is aware of if she’ll keep there – however for the second, Arkansas is Good.
The music is laid again and lazy, with a relaxed model that fits the lyrics nicely. Guitar, bass, piano, drums, and organ (some sensible arpeggios within the background), all come collectively in assist of Bailey and her backing vocalist. There’s a component of The Commodores’ track, ‘Simple’ to ‘Arkansas Is Good’ – whether or not it’s accidentally or design – no matter approach they make becoming companion tracks.
‘Arkansas Is Good’ from Bailey Larger’s album, ‘Coyote Pink’, which could be streamed and downloaded right here. Discover out extra about Bailey Larger and her music on-line on her official web site, YouTube, Fb, and Instagram.