On July 12, 2019, Russell Smith – lead singer and guitarist of the American country rock band, The Amazing Rhythm Aces – sadly passed away. Afterwards, Billy Earheart, head of ARA along with Russel Smith, announced the definite end of the band. The country rockers take leave from their fans now with a fantastic live recording from the club “Moments” in Bremen/Germany, which was recorded on March 20, 2000 – by the German radio station, Radio Bremen – with the new album, ‘Moments: Live in Germany 2000,’ released on November 20th via MiG.
In the line-up of Smith, Earheart, Jeff “Stick” Davis (ex- Burrito Deluxe, John Mayall), Bryan Owings (ex- Burrito Deluxe) and Fred James (ex- The Burritos, Flying Burrito Brothers) the five Grammy winners pull out all their stops once again and offer their Americana rock at its best for almost two hours in front of an enthusiastic audience. // Continue to the full article