Red Line Roots | Brian Carroll
"I first caught King at a small Gallery show in Cambridge a while back and his playing style and penchant for flair and lightning quick fretboard work left me with my jaw on the floor. It was spirited but controlled. Beautiful and classical in nature but somehow totally rock n’ roll…on an acoustic guitar. There was just something about his playing and his songs that transported me in a way that I frequently find it hard to experience with a solo instrumental musician. Those who have that ability and few and far between so when one comes along its all the more impressive and you can’t help but take notice.
We caught up with R.D to talk about the record, his writing process and the struggles of fitting into a community of primarily lyricist type songwriters and finding your niche while remaining true to the art that you want to create. Check it and give the new single “Heartstring” a listen (or 12)..."