- New single Railroad of Bones out now with a cool animated video
- “A smoky blues-tinged ride to the end off the line” says Beat Magazine
- Two times winner at the 2019 Independent Music Awards in New York – Best Alt-Country Album (Le Rayon Vert) and Best Alt-Country Single (Let it Rain)
- ‘Le Rayon Vert’ scored strong reviewsand solid radio airplay
- Australian shows happening pre-Covid
Rich Webb has delivered roaring shows from the large (Melkweg, Amsterdam and Saarbrucken Castle, Germany), to the smaller but excellent (Drunken Poet and Old Bar in Melbourne; Café Vinyl, Germany), and to those less travelled (KAMA, Kampot, Cambodia, Turning Point at the top of a German mountain).
Rich recently performed at the following Australian festivals: Groove and Graze, Brewer’s Feast, Knox Festival and National Sustainable Living Festival.
Many shows were happening pre-Covid and many more planned: in the brave new world right now? We’re coming on horseback!
“You can almost smell the lingering scent of stale cigarette smoke, whiskey and dust in the air as Webb and Co take you on an Americana-inspired tumble down the tracks” -Beat Magazine
“The fast-paced, gun-slinger sound makes ‘Let it Rain’ the perfect outlaw track” -Music News Today
“A drive through Route 66 in a 1976 Eldorado Cadillac whilst the sun sets” - Rock on the Radar
“Le Rayon Vert is a masterpiece that captivates from the first to the last note – it’s a gripping mix of desert-hot Americana, atmospheric indie, and elegantly rumbling garage rock” - Country Music News International
“A grand achievement, Le Rayon Vert is an album for weary ears, tainted hearts and those who just so happen to live in a wood cabin” - Beat Magazine 9/10
“Webb’s voice takes the most emotional role – alone his earthy, scratchy timbre would be enough to fill a dozen albums” - Soultrain
“Stoner caught our ear with its noir verses and power pop on codeine chorus. It’s lush and swooning in the way its glides and soars at different times” – Post To Wire
“Since 2007, Webb has been delighting his fans worldwide with this quaint mixture that hardly any other artist has perfected so well” - Metalglory
“Like John Mellencamp on drugs” - Darkstars
“Le Rayon Vert is an album for those who are cosmopolitan, like to have variety and want to chill every now and then” - Crossfire Metal
“At a later hour, after an eventful party evening, it’s just perfect listening” - Metalogy
About Le Rayon Vert
Le Rayon Vert was recorded by David Odlum in France and by Arno Jordan and Wolfgang Manns in Germany. It was produced and mixed by multiple BAFTA winner Howard Bargroff. Mastering was by Pete Lyman (Chris Stapleton/Tom Waits) at Infrasonic Mastering, Nashville.
“An electric blend of Americana and garage rock, with a sprinkle of country rock with some scorching riffs” – PureGrainAudio
“Expect primal, country-tinged dirty rock, devil’s rib bone rhythms and scorching leads strung like delicious party lights around Webb’s offbeat story-telling” – Rock on the Radar
“A steamship trip on the Mississippi, at times a road movie, at times an ode to love, and at times no nonsense rock and roll” – Musicheadquarter
“Like a Tarantino soundtrack” – Beat Magazine
“Thumping alterno rock and tender urban balladry” – Time Out, London