Reno put together a group of garage-rock loving brethren in Nashville and they will make their debut at The 5 Spot on Tuesday April 30th. Along with Jeremy Fetzer (Steelism), Julian Dorio (The Whigs), Dante Schwebel (City and Color) and Patrick Sansone (Wilco), Reno will be playing a set of cover songs including early The Who, Stones, Kinks and more fuzzed out gems. Set time is 10:45 pm as part of Derek Hoke’s $2 Tuesday night at the 5 spot. $2 admission. 100% live rock n roll! Join us!
November 2018’s song of the month is a cover of the Michael Jackson classic performed by Honcho Bravo and produced by Reno Bo. This new version has a half-time beat, orchestral flourishes and rock guitars. The result is a dream-like mid-tempo interpretation of the Quincy Jones / James Ingram penned tune. Listen HERE
Reno is pleased to announce his latest single "Old Glories" - an elegiac, mostly acoustic number whose wistful lyric is accompanied by a string arrangement from Jon Estes, classical guitar flourishes by Jeremy Fetzer (Steelism) and a gentle, tasteful back beat from G. Maxwell Zemanovic (Miranda Lambert). The new single is available to download or stream now HERE
The August 2018 "Song Of The Month" is a soul-tastic mid-tempo groover from Nashville's Ruffin Harris. Written and produced by Reno Bo at Electric Western Studios in Nashville, the track is held down with a Motown bassline and augmented with organ, mellotron and the soulful backing vocals of Ashley Wilcoxson (Dan Auerbach, The Black Keys, Robert Finley). The single is available in digital formats and can be streamed or downloaded here.
Reno's "Song Of The Month" series continues with his cover version of the Beatles classic "I'm Only Sleeping" off their Revolver album. Produced by Reno at Electric Western Studios in Nashville, the track is augmented with the accompaniment of venerable Nashville powerhouse duo Steelism (Jeremy Fetzer on guitar and Spencer Cullum Jr. on pedal steel). The track is available in digital formats and can be streamed or downloaded here.
Reno is pleased to announce his latest single "Little Dream" is available today via Electric Western Records. The new song is available to download or stream at HERE . "Little Dream" features background vocals from the venerable Ruby Amanfu and a guitar solo from Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit guitarist Sadler Vaden.
In addition to writing, recording and producing music, Reno has been working on his visual art and launched a website solely dedicated to that endeavor. www.RenoBoArt.com features his first collection of minimal, abstract prints with a Mid-Century Modern influence.
Reno's "Song Of The Month" series continues with this RB written and produced track for The Electric Joy, fresh out of Electric Western Studios in Nashville ,TN. "Film At Eleven" is a wallop of a number soaked in psychedelic soul guitar, heavy beats and a Stevie Wonder via George Clinton lead vocal by singer Jason Eskridge that burns through the speakers. You can listen and buy directly here or download and stream on iTunes and Spotify. If you'd like to be notified as new releases become available, join the email newsletter here.
Reno's latest single - "Take Cover" is out today via Electric Western Records. You can listen and buy directly here or download and stream on iTunes and Spotify. Reno will be issuing a new song every month in 2018 as part of his "Song Of The Month" series. If you'd like to be notified as new releases become available, join the email newsletter here.
Reno's latest offering is a Digital 45 Single containing the new song "Smile Across The Universe" along with the B-side "Be The Change (You Want To See In The World)." The download also contains a bonus mono mix of "Smile Across The Universe." You can download direct from RB here. Or click here for iTunes and here to listen on Spotify.
Reno will be joining the Cabin Down Below band once again for Dylan Fest at Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium on May 23 & 24th. Guests include Anderson East, Wynonna, John Paul White, Boz Scaggs and more . More info at the Best Fest website.
Reno along with co-host Jacob Jones has launched Electric Western Radio - a weekly radio show devoted to 50's and 60's rock and roll, soul music, doo wop, girl groups and garage rock. Tune in each week to hear a new batch of hand picked tunes from that era of rock and roll. The show airs Friday nights at 7 pm CST on Nashville's new Americana Station "Roots Radio" 89.5 FM WMOT or stream it live at www.RootsRadio.com. If you miss the broadcast, listen to archived shows at www.ElectricWesternRadio.com