Cowboy CD

$ 10.98

Cowboy: Reach for the Sky. CD

  • Led by Scott Boyer and Tommy Talton, the Jacksonville band Cowboy Was Discovered by Duane Allman for Capricorn Records 
  • Their Long-Requested 1970 debut, Reach for the Sky, Has Been Out of Print for Over a Decade 
  • Produced by Allman Brothers Producer Johnny Sandlin 
  • Original Gatefold Art with Lyrics 
  • Liner Notes by Scott Schinder 
Boyer and Talton Are Still Active

Led by Scott Boyer and Tommy Talton, the Jacksonville band Cowboy was discovered by none other than Duane Allman, who, as legend has it, banged on their door at 7 am one day and asked to hear some songs. He then recommended them to Capricorn label owner Phil Walden, who sent Allman Brothers producer Johnny Sandlin to check them out; Sandlin endedup producing several Cowboy albums for Capricorn, of whichthis 1970 release was the first. Reach for the Sky features somegreat songs from Boyer and Talton, and has a loose, informal feel with acoustic guitars and harmonies a-plenty; over the years it’s become quite the cult item, with copies of its long, long out-of-print CD release trading hands for well over $100. Our Real Gone reissue features notes by Scott Schinder, the original gatefold artwork (with lyrics) and photos. Fine, soulful Southern rock, long overdue for rediscovery! 

1. Opening

2. Livin’ in the Country

3. Song of Love and Peace

4. Amelia’s Earache

5. Pick Your Nose

6. Pretty Friend

7. Everything Here 

8. Stick Together

9. Use Your Situation

10. It’s Time

11. Honey Ain’t Nowhere

12. Rip & Snort

13. Josephine, Beyond Compare

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