Down Along The Coast
Abel & Rawls
This CD celebrates over 40 years of collaboration between Ward Abel and Steve Rawls. The work is hailed as their best so far. From rocking tracks to beautiful acoustic ballads, the CD features the diverse song writing that their fans have come to expect.
As usual, many friends contributed to the recording of "Down Along The Coast". On 3 songs (Loyalty, Next Town, Amber Line Of Night), the keys are played by former Starbuck and ARH member Sloan Hayes. Former Collective Soul drummer Shane Evans plays on 3 songs (Loyalty, Disappear In To The Blue, Amber Line Of Night), Calvin Kelley plays drums and Jailan Jagne plays vibes on Next Town. Former Collective Soul guitarist Ross Childress plays e-bow on Disappear In To The Blue. Reluctant Saint's front man Brian Cameron Wilson plays rhythm guitar on Loyalty.
Ward Abel sings lead vocals and plays acoustic, electric and slide guitar. Steve Rawls sings backing vocals and plays acoustic and electric guitar, bass, keys and loop programming.