Rick Shaffer is back again with a new solo rock album ‘Tightrope Ride’. Rick began his illustrious career back in the 70’s and found success with The Reds, whom he’s still working with now. Then, as a studio musician Shaffer helped create some great projects. Over the years, he’s released an impressive 11 solo albums, including this new release. Each release stands alone having it’s own vibe and concept.
The new album, ‘Tightrope Ride’, is a Proto-Garage Blues Rock album, with influences from the 70’s, in particular modeled by a Bowie sound, but receives inspiration from a lot of 70’s greats. The album features 10 new tracks from Shaffer, all fitting the theme perfectly. Once again bringing his unique sound, but showcasing his ability to adapt. The album is lyrically rich and has something to say. While the piercing guitar takes you on a ride from one song to the next. Enjoy below from Spotify, and be sure to give Rick a follow to see what’s next.