“Head Bent” now available for pre-order! Limited # on 180G Vinyl

“Head Bent” releases on Smallstone Records 6/16/17. Pre-order with the link or album cover below and receive the single “John” by digital download!

The Cold Stares – Head Bent on Smallstone Records! Pre-order here!

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“Head Bent ” Release Date!

And…. we finally have a release date. More behind the scenes (as usual), but “Head Bent” will be released world wide June 6 2017. Digital, CD and Vinyl. Single and video coming just weeks prior TBA.

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“The Southern Gospel…” Solo album update

Finishing touches on first solo album today. “The Southern Gothic and Gospel Blues Companion”. What started as a 4 song EP has turned into an full album of western cinema work, gospel blues and modern southern gothic. Has been a labor of love. #thesoutherngothicandgospelbluescompanion #nationalestralita #deltablues #gospelblues #southerngothic #resonator #blues #countryblues #blindwilliejohnson #slideguitar #nationalguitars #melancholy #southern #crestonguitars #swampy Chris Tapp Southern Gothic and Gospel Blues Companion March 15th 2017

High Plains-
Killing Machine
Mind on Jesus
The River
Wade in the Darkness
Under His Command
If Your Way Gets Dark
Lead’em On
Last of Grace
Mountain
Medicine Wheel

Whipping Post on Youtube

Merry Christmas folks. A lot of you have asked for a recorded version of “Whipping Post” that we play live over the years and here it is. Hope you enjoy our version of such a great classic tune.
The song will be available on Spotify, iTunes, and other digital retailers in the upcoming days. We’ll let you know when it hits. Until then, please enjoy it on Youtube and please share with your friends-
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