My Alabama Home

by Cliff Abbott

Released 2014
Released 2014
Original "Americana" songs of life and love performed by the writer in his own unique style.
NOTES
It’s hard to pin a label on the “style” of Cliff’s songwriting and performing. Heavily influenced by country greats like Tom T. Hall, Merle Haggard and Johnny Cash as well as rock / folk writers like Bob Dylan and “father of bluegrass” Bill Monroe, he learned early that a good song is felt as much as it is heard. “A song is a story,” Cliff says, “and every good story has a way of …
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Waiting On a Train

by Cliff Abbott

Released 2014
Released 2014
All original Gospel songs performed by the writer.
NOTES
Most of these unique and original Gospel songs were drawn from the writer's personal experiences. Jesus said we were to take up our cross and follow Him; "I Should Have Carried the Cross" examines what it might have been like to refuse the opportunity to carry HIS. Several songs touch on the inevitability of death - and the wonderful eternity that awaits beyond. 'Here Come the Clouds" pokes at the scoffers, and "The Guitar in …
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The Dogwoods Are White

by Cliff Abbott

Released 2013
Released 2013
Original Americana songs of living, loving, losing, performed in a heartfelt style by the songwriter. Story songs in the tradition of Bob Dylan, Pete Goble, Bobby Bare and more.
NOTES
It’s hard to pin a label on the “style” of Cliff’s songwriting and performing. Heavily influenced by country greats like Tom T. Hall, Merle Haggard and Johnny Cash as well as rock / folk writers like Bob Dylan and “father of bluegrass” Bill Monroe, he learned early that a good song is felt as much as it is heard. “A song is a story,” Cliff says, “and every good story has a way of …
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