HTC014 Austin Lucas - Putting The Hammer Down

Artist: Austin Lucas
Released: May 2007
Format: LP
Pressinginfo: 50 copies (tour edition / handmade cover) I 500 copies (black vinyl) I 500 copies (black vinyl) - 2nd press


01. Man Alive

02. How Are You My Lover

03. Bruiser

04. Breaker Breaker

05. Tall Dark and Handsome

06. There is Always Someone Tougher and Meaner

07. Hollywood

08. Shipwrecked


As many will infinitely attest, it is truly Austin’s skillful and soulful homage to his country and bluegrass roots that leave all listening audiences haunted with a stirring sense of amazement. “Putting The Hammer Down” is Austin’s second Album. On it, you’ll find 8 songs harkening the rich heritage and tradition of great American country and folk music past, rounded out by the strong DIY ethic and punk progressiveness that played a large part in shaping both artist and label over the years. In the end, you’re left with an album that reaches across generational and genre lines in a way that few artists could ever dream of or hope for.