'We'll Answer The Call,' multiple award nominee and winner.
Independent Music Network Awards: Mainstream Breakout Single-"Point Me East"
McDonough tells the true story of Joe Rantz, the Washington Husky rowing team,
and their epic bid for gold in the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
The five songs on 'We'll Answer The Call' are a welcomed wakeup for the folk/Americana/singer-songwriter genres.
The Hollywood Digest
Weaving together melodic guitar with a backing band and piano, the songs of 'We'll Answer The Call' are reminiscent of Gordon Lightfoot's epic 1976 "The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald."
With vocals reminiscent of the late Meat Loaf and guitar harmonies channeling Steve Earl, classic rock enthusiasts will flock to this modern, catchy sound.
Closing my eyes I felt reminiscent of early hippie songs strained through Paul McCartney's first solo album.
The Daily Banner
The song puts me to mind some real legends that could make you see with their words, people like Bob Dylan and early Paul Simon. It's nice to see the craft of songwriting is still alive.
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