Austin 360 On The Record

lbh background wrkngRuby Dee & the Snakehandlers, “Little Black Heart” (Catty Town). One of Austin’s best rockabilly bands since relocating here from Seattle many years ago, Ruby Dee and the Snakehandlers return with their first formal studio album in eight years. In between, they released a live album and a collection of children’s songs, but they shine brightly on this set of a dozen new original tunes and one cover. Band leader Ruby Dee Philippa, a brain-injury survivor from a scooter accident eight years ago, radiates confidence and grit above her band’s steady-rhythm support on highlights such as “I See Green,” “Who You Think I Am” and the title track “Little Black Heart”. Read the Review
– Peter Blackstock (Austin, TX)

RUBY DEE AND THE SNAKEHANDLERS Little Black Heart
Catty Town Records (2016)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: