Eric Johanson releases acoustic covers album, COVERED TRACKS: VOL. 2, Out Today
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Covered Tracks: Vol. 2 is out today, and features Johanson's take on songs by such varied artists as Leadbelly, Fiona Apple, The Neville Brothers, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Soundgarden, Leon Redbone, and more.

NEW ORLEANS - eMusicWire -- Eric Johanson has just released Covered Tracks: Vol. 2, an album of stripped-down acoustic cover songs inspired by time spent at home during the past year.  Covered Tracks: Vol. 2 features Johanson's take on songs by such varied artists as Leadbelly, Fiona Apple, The Neville Brothers, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Soundgarden, Leon Redbone, and more.

Full Track Listing:
  1. Sleep to Dream - (Fiona Apple)
  2. Yellow Moon - (The Neville Brothers)
  3. Death Letter - (Son House)
  4. In the Pines - (Leadbelly)
  5. Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor - (Mississippi John Hurt)
  6. My Credit Didn't Go Through - (Freddie King)
  7. Goin' Down to the River - (Mississippi Fred McDowell)
  8. 4th of July - (Soundgarden)
  9. Can't You See (Marshall Tucker Band)
  10. And I Love Her - (The Beatles)
  11. My Melancholy Baby - (Leon Redbone)

Guitar Player raves, "A great way to enjoy new versions of old Southern rock favorites… as well as classic Delta-style cuts. The style is singer-songwriter… but he does drop a gang of fantastic acoustic and electric leads. His slide work on resonator is particularly noteworthy."

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Album Purchase / Streaming Links: https://ffm.to/coveredtracks-v2

"Yellow Moon" (Official Video): https://youtu.be/bsiU4Kg6Fdk



MORE ON ERIC JOHANSON: Eric Johanson has quietly emerged as a New Orleans phenomenon with a combination of vivid songwriting and powerful performances, having garnered praise from Guitar Player, American Songwriter, Relix, Offbeat, and more. His foray into acoustic covers was a result of performing weekly livestreams while off the road during the past year, and receiving many fan requests to record his minimalist interpretations of these classic songs. The first release of the 2 volume set, 'Covered Tracks: Vol. 1' debuted at #2 on the Billboard Blues Chart.

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