Nashville, TN –Sept. 18, 2012 –Nashville singer/songwriter Will Hoge makes a powerful, socialstatement with his latest EP, MODERN AMERICAN PROTEST MUSIC, which is available for download and purchase TODAY.
With the political season in full swing, Hoge offers his perspective with the aptly named EP, MODERN AMERICAN PROTEST MUSIC. Throughout the seven tracks Hog econtinues to carve his own unique niche and this no holds barred record toucheson many current issues: some political, some religious, and all personal.
“I have a feeling that Modern American Protest Music will instantly cause a reaction because these are hot button issues for a lot of folks,” says Hoge. “I don’t want to fool people into thinking this is another Will Hoge country/rock record about girls… this is something very different. I’m not looking for people to agree or disagree, it’s a personal expression from me as a songwriter.”
MODERN AMERICAN PROTEST MUSIC Track List
1. Founding Fathers
2. Jesus Came To Tennessee
3. A Folded Flag
4. When Do I Get To Come Home
5. Times Are Not Changin’
6. Don’t Believe In You
7. The Ballad Of Trayvon Martin
MODERN AMERICAN PROTEST MUSIC continues a great year for Hoge, whorecently celebrated his first No. 1 as a songwriter with “Even If It BreaksYour Heart” (recorded by Eli Young Band) and two weeks ago he received his first CMA Award nomination for Song of TheYear for the track, forthe upcoming 46th Annual CMA Awardsscheduled to air Nov.1 on ABC.
Hogewill hit the road on a solo acoustic tour, showcasing tracks from the EP on his LET ME BE LONELY 2012Tour, kicking off on Fri., Nov. 30., in Port Clinton, OH.
To download a copy of “Modern American Protest Music” and for more tour information visit http://www.willhoge.com