Frustrated by the over-commercialization of Nashville's music, six singer/songwriters joined together to launch an independent record label, Dead Reckoning, and a band, the Dead Reckoners. Taking turns in the spotlight and accompanying others, the all-star group brought a back-to... more
The artists of Dead Reckoning--Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch, Mike Henderson, Tammy Rogers and Harry Stinson, along with accordianist/fiddler/steel guitarist Fats Kaplin and bassist Alison Prestwood--occasionally have toured together in a sort of musical revue, calling the group the Dead Reckoners. They take turns on the various songs, allowing each of them a showcase, and the synergy of the groups seems to bring out the best in each of them! One of these inspired nights was re-created in the studio in a condensed form, and put out on CD as A Night of Reckoning.