Jarod Clemons (New Jersey), Taylor James Davis (Indiana), Bobby Mahoney (New Jersey), Evan Rotella (Canada) and Jake Thistle (New Jersey) have teamed up with Swiss singer-songwriter Marcos Cabanas, for the release of a new digital single titled Touring Song.
To be released on February 11th 2022, the track is an ode to those musicians who miss life on the road as a result of the Covid pandemic.
Cabanas penned the track after a brief conversation with Clemons in early 2021, which sparked talks of a potential overseas collaboration. The idea was brought to life later that same year, when Davis, Mahoney, Rotella, and Thistle were approached and expressed interest in the brewing project.
Released independently on digital platforms, the track also features instrumentation by Miami-based organist Beau Cornelius, Swiss bassist DeSurco, Spanish guitarist Chechu Díez, and Miami-based guitarist Brandon Rabi.
Recorded in Niagara Falls (Canada), The Hague (Netherlands), Murcia (Spain), Geneva (Switzerland), Florida (USA), and New Jersey (USA).
Mixed by Marcos Cabanas & Jarod Clemons in Madrid (Spain), Geneva (Switzerland), and New Jersey (USA).
Mastered in Mies (Switzerland).
Marcos Cabanas – vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, pad synthesizer, B3 organ (solo)
Jarod Clemons – vocals, drums
Taylor James Davis – vocals, harmonica
Bobby Mahoney – vocals, electric guitar
Evan Rotella – vocals
Jake Thistle – vocals, piano
Beau Cornelius – B3 organ
DeSurco – bass
Chechu Díez – baritone guitar, electric guitar
Brandon Rabi – electric guitar
Born in Madrid (Spain), Marcos Cabanas is a native of Rolle (Switzerland) – town in which he first picked up a guitar. Heavily inspired by the likes of Springsteen, U2, and Chris Stapleton, Cabanas writes about the life and struggles of the common man, inhabiting positions in middle-class, American culture. At only 21 years old, Cabanas has already released three studio albums, and is currently working on a new studio project.
Jarod Clemons is a rock & blues artist from Asbury Park (New Jersey), bringing high energy shows to any stage he plays along the shore! Make sure you catch a show if you get the opportunity, it’s one you won’t want to miss! His latest single It Don’t Matter To Me is available on all digital platforms.
Taylor James Davis is a Singer-Songwriter from Indiana living in Miami (FL). Traveling across the country the last five years, Taylor has taken his music talents and high energy across bars, clubs, pubs, coffee houses in pursuit of the songwriter’s journey. Taylor can be seen solo acoustic or with his five-piece rock & roll Band ‘Taylor Davis & The Outsiders’. His latest record At Night in the Dark is available on all streaming platforms.
Bobby Mahoney is an alternative rock singer/songwriter and guitarist from East Brunswick, NJ. From New Brunswick basements to Asbury Park bars, to bigger rooms opening for legendary acts, Bobby always brings passion and energy to the stage. Catch him solo acoustic or with his full punk rock band ‘Bobby Mahoney and the Seventh Son’.
Born and raised in Niagara Falls (Canada), Evan Rotella has been writing songs since he was 12. He has been on stage with several great artists including Bruce Springsteen, Steve Earle, Willie Nile, and Joe Grushecky. At age 17, he has played everything from theatres to patios, and recently released his first Vinyl 45 titled (If I Was A) Rockstar. He is currently in the studio working on his first album, with his new single Gotta Get Better being released this January.
Based in New Jersey, Jake Thistle has been entertaining audiences with guitar-driven classics and originals for years. With his thoughtful, introspective lyrics and controlled stage presence, he is poised to lead the much-needed revival of classic ‘70s singer/songwriters. Thistle’s music oozes an authenticity and depth that should make modern folk legends like Jason Isbell and Jeff Tweedy smile.