It's been a bit of a week all round, hasn't it? Let's knock it on the head with a spot of Annie Keating. This is good stuff for a Friday - warm and tender, easy listening in the best of ways.
Belmont is not only a lonesome Rosebud of a name, more importantly (to you lot, anyway) it's a proper slab of big-hearted americana.
Twangy joy with some cracking slide guitar - think Bonnie Raitt crossed with The Comforters. Nice.
Listen: Annie Keating - For the Taking
Listen: Annie Keating - Belmont