New Album "American Reckoning" To Be Released October 2
Listen to the Title Track Now
Today, Charlottesville singer/songwriter Keith Morris & The Crooked Numbers have announced a new album American Reckoning, available October 2. The title track was originally released via YouTube in June and is now available on all streaming services today. The song has two parts: the first part asking how much more Trump damage the country can take; the second part mourning the assault on the racial progress made from the Civil Rights Movement up to Obama. In the end, declaring “An American Reckoning is at hand.” Listen now via Spotify, ITunes, or Amazon Music.
American Reckoning was recorded just outside of Charlottesville, VA at White Star Sound, with producer/engineer Stewart Myers and a top-notch group of musicians, including: Daniel Clarke (K.D. Lang), Charles Arthur (Slaid Cleaves), Stephen McCarthy (The Long Ryders, The Jayhawks), and John O’Reilly Jr. (Fun).
New Single From the Soon To Be Released Album, American Reckoning
Psychopaths & Sycophants
“[Psychopaths & Sycophants] is one of 2018’s most satisfying musical statements.”
“‘Thousand Mile Stairs’ highlights Morris’ ear for bringing dramatic lyrical content together with understated, and immensely artful, musical arrangements....This is must-hear for anyone engaged with music and our world today – it’s thoughtful, challenging, and beautiful in many ways.”
// No Depression
"Musically, Keith Morris & The Crooked Numbers’ latest album, Psychopaths & Sycophants, is full of lush melodies built of celestial lap steel tones, airy acoustics, and smooth vocal harmonies."
// The Ark of Music
“Keith Morris is doing what few artists dare to do these days, and with the help of the band – he’s doing it in an entrancing and memorable way.”
// Stereo Stickman
“An instant indie classic.”
// Cashbox Canada
“Keith Morris is making American music great again with his somber, heartfelt songwriting.”
// Music Existence Magazine
“An indelible musical work embodying the Trump era of American history.”
“So, who is Keith Morris? Well, he’s a pretty darn talented folk/rock musician from Charlottesville, VA. If this album is any indication of the awesomeness of any of his past music, the guy’s a musical genius.”