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Okra Magazine - Our People: John Calvin Abney

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Okra Magazine - Our People: John Calvin Abney

Songwriter and Tulsa, Oklahoma native John Calvin Abney is keeping busy these days playing shows in support of his second full-length release, Far Cries and Close Calls, preparing to release a third, Coyote, and backing up much talked about songwriter John Moreland on tour.

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Vice Versa EP Reissue

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Vice Versa EP Reissue

Black Mesa Records is proud to announce the re-issue of John Calvin Abney’s Vice Versa Suite EP. Available on CD and, for the first time, a stunning blue and white splatter 10” vinyl. Pre-orders begin October 23 with orders expected to ship mid to late November.

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One Chord To Another: Best of 2018 mid year review

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One Chord To Another: Best of 2018 mid year review What a great list to be a part of.

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"Always Enough" Official Video

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Rolling Stone Country: 10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week

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Rolling Stone Country: 10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week "Always Enough" With its double-tracked vocals and kaleidoscopic pop twists, "Always Enough" channels the hushed, lo-fi symphonies of Elliot Smith's Figure 8. Far from a mere nod to his influences, though, the song finds John Calvin Abney making peace with his biggest champion and simultaneous critic: himself. "Can't you see that we were always enough?" he asks, turning the song into an ode to self-actualization.

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