On Red Sky Bill produces a masterpiece of acoustic sounds. From the Jimmy Buffet and James Taylor co-composition Sugar Trade, to the self-penned Fisherman's Lament, Bill sings with a punch that is confident and skilled.
Joining Bill Henry are heavyweights Sam Bush, Vassar Clements, Tim O'Brien, and singer Jonathan Edwards. Bill's acoustic guitar flat-picking style is filled with technical skill and conveys a mature tone. The entire project is acoustically adventurous, with piano, penny-whistle, and saxophone, but tethered with care to traditional roots and themes of the American heartland.
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