MAGNET Unique: Premiere Of Bones Owens’ “Summer time Pores and skin” Video

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In a earlier life, Missouri native Caleb “Bones” Owens was a guitarist-for-hire for the likes of Yelawolf, Jelly Roll and Bon Jovi. Extra lately, he’s damaged away from the Nashville meat-grinder to carve out his personal rugged roots-rock ethos—one which often dabbles within the gospel and old-time nation he grew up with.

“Summer time Pores and skin” is the second single from Love Out Of Lemons, Owens’ upcoming LP, out there July 12 on Black Ranch/Thirty Tigers. “Like so lots of my songs, it’s rooted in nostalgia,” says Owens. “It’s an try at bottling the sensation of summers spent with out accountability, chasing the excessive of the second.”

Just a few years in the past, “Summer time Pores and skin” was amongst a batch of demos Owens delivered to his good friend, Mondo Cozmo. “He instantly linked with it and had concepts for lifting the post-chorus,” says Owens. “He added instrumentation and background vocals, giving the music its anthemic really feel.”

The tune’s high-energy vibe is reflective of the album as an entire. It’s additionally what you may anticipate from Owens’ reside present—and he excursions a ton. For Love Out Of Lemons, he reunited with Paul Moak, the Nashville producer behind 2023’s extra intimate and introspective Eighteen Wheeler EP. This time, the outcomes favor grinding, propulsive rock and a beefier sonic profile. The Whigs’ Julian Dorio is featured on drums all through; Owens and Moak deal with every part else.

For the video, Owens collaborated with Nashville-based director/cinematographer Daniel Chaney. “His work blends avant-garde parts with classic popular culture in a really lo-fi, analog method,” says Owens. “It felt like an ideal match for the music. We wished the video to be whimsical and illustrate that ineffable feeling of younger love. We gave Daniel free rein to interpret the music in his distinctive method. The result’s a visible journey that completely enhances the music’s theme.”

We’re proud to premiere Bones Owens’ “Summer time Pores and skin” video.

—Hobart Rowland

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