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Drivin’ N’ Cryin’, Great Peacock, Thomas Wynn & The Believers

Drivin’ N’ Cryin’

Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ is an American Hard rock/Southern rock band from Atlanta, GA.

Great Peacock

You can call Great Peacock a folk band… but don’t expect them to make music for campfires or square dances. Raised in the Deep South and headquartered in Nashville, they’re a group of red-blooded country boys who aren’t afraid of the big city. Case in point: Making Ghosts — the duo’s harmony-heavy, guitar-driven debut album — whose 11 songs find the middle ground between rootsy, down-home Americana and super-sized arena pop/rock. 

“To us, it’s just pop music with organic acoustic instruments,” says Andrew Nelson, who 
shares lead vocals and guitar duties with co-founder Blount Floyd. “The album has some fiddle, some pedal steel and a whole lot of acoustic guitar, which sounds like the traditional setup for a country band. But this isn’t a country record. It’s not really a folk record, either. It’s a pop/record… with folk tendencies.” 

Nelson and Floyd first crossed paths in their early 20s, bonding instantly over a shared love of cheap beer and good Southern music. After logging several…

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