The Bluegrass Situation: WATCH: The Contenders, “Save A Place At The Table” [PREMIERE]

20th November 2017

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Turnstyled Junkpiled: The Contenders’s Laughing With The Reckless [REVIEW]

17th November 2017

“With beautiful vocal harmonies and musical arrangements spanning the full, electric Folk range of Americana, the Contenders deliver a musical knock-out punch on their full-length debut.”

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Sun Herald: ‘Laughing with the Reckless,’ The Contenders (Rock Ridge Music,☆☆☆☆) [REVIEW]

“Broad-minded Americana fans will dig this album.”

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DittyTV | Americana Weekly

13th November 2017

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Independent Clauses: Premiere: The Contenders’ “Not Enough” Video

7th November 2017

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Emerging Indie Bands: The Contenders – Save A Place At The Table

“Merging Americana, country and protest folk in to the saucepan The Contenders are able to create music which has a wistful, though ultimately optimistic visage, that is highlighted by vocal harmonies and intricate, low-key, instrumentation, giving the sense of a timeless durability.”

Read More Singled Out: The Contenders’ The Flood

3rd November 2017

The Contenders released their brand new album “Laughing with the Reckless” today and to celebrate we asked Jay Nash and Josh Day to tell us about the song “The Flood”

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AXS: Great songwriting drives ‘Laughing with the Reckless’ by The Contenders

“If you are a fan of quality songwriting, this is an album you should explore.”

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Americana Music Association

Maximum Ink

2nd November 2017

Classic country craftsmen, THE CONTENDERS’ galloping, “Laughing with the Reckless,” throw caution to Southwestern winds with swinging, well-picked pleasures…”

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A Soulful Sound: Americana Duo The Contenders Debut Album Tomorrow

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Mother Church Pew: Video Premiere: “Hills of Caroline” by The Contenders

1st November 2017

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Skope: The Contenders New Video For ‘Something True’

27th October 2017

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The Daily Country: SONG PREMIERE – The Contenders “Not Enough”

23rd October 2017

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18th October 2017

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Elmore Magazine – PREMIERE: The Contenders From their CD Laughing with the Reckless, a thoughtful song of caring

10th October 2017

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