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John Calvin Abney Announces New LP, Familiar Ground, To Release November 20 via Black Mesa Records

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John Calvin Abney Announces New LP, Familiar Ground, To Release November 20 via Black Mesa Records

John Calvin Abney has announced his fifth studio album, Familiar Ground, which is due out November 20, 2020 on Black Mesa Records and available for pre-order / pre-save now HERE. The follow-up to his well-received 2019 LP Safe Passage, Familiar Ground was crafted piece by piece with assistance from longtime collaborator and fellow Tulsa-based singer/songwriter, John Moreland. Throughout the 9-song set, Abney mulls over just what it means to pass the time and fully experience our fleeting lives on earth. 

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Wannabe Reviews John Calvin Abney's 'Safe Passage'

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Wannabe Reviews John Calvin Abney's 'Safe Passage'

In the latest Wannabe, artist Chris Prunckle offers his illustrated commentary on Safe Passage, the new album from Oklahoma folk singer John Calvin Abney, in his signature six-panel comic strip form

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Can You Hear Me OK? - John Calvin Abney

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Can You Hear Me OK? - John Calvin Abney

Our friends over at ClerestoryAV continue to blow us away with cool series and features focused on Oklahoma music.

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Take Effect - John Calvin Abney - Safe Passage

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Take Effect - John Calvin Abney - Safe Passage

With Safe Passage, his 4th solo album, Abney delivers a listen based on observations set to his eclectic and easily embraceable sounds.

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John Calvin Abney Discusses His Latest Album, Safe Passage, Ahead of Intimate Dallas Show

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John Calvin Abney Discusses His Latest Album, Safe Passage, Ahead of Intimate Dallas Show

This fall, Abney is touring in support of his latest, self-produced LP,Safe Passage. “It’s a record for new beginnings and change,” he says. He also describes it as an “exploration of happiness and self-acceptance and grace.”

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