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Grand Old Grizzly / Pure Country Pyrite
Album:Pure Country Pyrite Collection:Country
Artist:Grand Old Grizzly Added:03/2019

A-File Activity
Add Date:2019-03-12 Pull Date:2019-05-14 Charts:Country/Bluegrass
Week Ending:28 Apr14 Apr17 Mar

 Recent Airplay
1.May 18, 2019:Hanging in the bone yard
Took A Little Trip
3.Apr 12, 2019:Traditions
Papa Was A Radio
2.Apr 26, 2019:Traditions
Carmen, Take It As It Goes
4.Mar 15, 2019:KZSU Time Traveler's Token Brit Assistant
Took A Little Trip

Album Review
Kim Walter
Reviewed 2019-03-06 

Grand Old Grizzly, Pure Country Pyrite, self released

GOG has been on the country scene around Houston since 2012. Their beginning is classic: some friends got together and made an album at home (in a closet), then decided to bring their music to the people and tour. Fun, upbeat country rock. Best quote I’ve ever heard about music: “If rock & roll ain’t killing you, you probably ain’t doing
It right.” (lyrics in #2). Best for me: 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12. ****TWO FCCS: #1 AND #3****

*1. med/fast - FCC- country rock with catchy guitar
*2. med - a little deeper than your usual upbeat country rock
3. med - FCC - almost a garage band/ early punk sound
4. slow - “Brokedown” is a brokedown ballad
*5. med/fast - more of a rockabilly vibe, fun guitars
6. med - country rock
*7. slow/med - nice vocal quality in nostalgic stories
*8. med/fast - upbeat, fun song 11. med - country rock
*9. med - psych rock tinged country rock
*10. med - irreverent lyrics, jaunty upbeat tune

*12. slow - album ends with a touch of heartbreak in this love ballad

Track Listing
1.Gundowners 7.Take It As It Goes
2.Took A Little Trip 8.Carmen
3.Awkward 9.Darkness
4.Brokedown 10.I'm Gonna Be Coming Home
5.Papa Was A Radio 11.Rescind All My Amends
6.You Got No One 12.Sunlight