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A great mix of vocals and instrumentals in Folk, Blues and Country music, including Country Rock and Southern Rock, this is music from the Heartland. Mellow music with catchy lyrics will bring back memories of Rock's origins.

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I WISH YOU WELL - (by Geoff Abraham)  Year: 2009
Geoff Abraham Emotional and heartfelt song about losing someone who is close to you. This song has a soulful male vocal with bluesy lead guitars. Has a modern Aerosmith ballad vibe to it. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
353267 3:44 Med Fast 144   


SEOUL SISTER - (by Michael Corn)  Year: 1998
Michael Corn Modern medium slow blues rock/roots rock/blue-eyed soul ala Van Morrison. Male lead voc; piano and guitar solos. Lyrics about a man infatuated with a fascinating worldly woman. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
391034 3:24 Slow 78   


THE HARD WAY - (by RAW Boswin and the Gonnabees)  Year: 1996
RAW Boswin and the Gonnabees Title track from Rob Oswin's 2000 CD Release. The song deal with the issue of not asking for help and ending up doing things the hard way. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
380969 4:46 Slow 75   


SINKING TO YOU - (by Mitch Treger and The Emptys)  Year: 2002
Mitch Treger and The Emptys A powerful groove rock nugget featuring high-energy vocal and instrumental parts. Slammin' sax and guitar, tight rhythym section and rock-solid vox. Melodic classic rock, college rock, funk rock, alternative, AAA, groove rock, hip hop rock and pop. Youth drama, romantic comedy, wild, swinging, fun. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
398448 5:06 Med Slow 98   


I DON'T BELIEVE - (by MJ12)  Year: 2009
MJ12 Funky Bass line, Light Electric Guitar over an Organ and up beat Drumming with Male Vocals. Lyrics about being against the mainstream; trends and the media etc. Sounds like Third Eye Blind. Male Vocals, Indie Rock, Jangle Pop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
8 Mixes Available
385646 4:11 Med Slow 87   


MIRACLE DRIVE (THE BALLAD OF THE '69 METS) (FULL TRACK) - (by Peter Prince)  Year: 2009
Peter Prince A powerful ballad that acts as a tribute to the 1969 World Series Champions, the "Miracle Mets." Male vocals sung by the veteran folk singer Danny Quinn are accompanied by bright piano, acoustic guitar, and percussion. The song is epic and very masculine. A stereotypical sports tribute song. Male Vocals, Rock, Soft Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Soft Rock
386083 4:23 Med Slow 84   


RUN - (by Paige 23)  Year: 2010
Paige 23 Beautiful Acoustic Guitars and light Drumming with emotional Female Vocals. Sounds like Sarah McLaughlan, Kelly Clarkson, Melissa Etheridge. Female Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Indie Rock, Alt Rock
389047 1:32 Med Slow 80   


LOVE JUNKIE - (by MJ12)  Year: 2009
MJ12 Hypnotic strumming pattern on an Acoustic Guitar. Clean chords ringing out on an Electric Guitar. Song about how love is 'a drug'. Smooth Male Vocals with Harmonica and Organs. Sounds like Third Eye Blind. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
4 Mixes Available
387111 5:40 Slow 69   


LEAVIN' - (by Mez)  Year: 2002
Mez Acoustic rock, Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
157408 3:29 Med Fast 137   


AMERICAN DREAMIN - (by Gary Bennett)  Year: 2006
Gary Bennett up tempo rocker - 1960's type of rock and lyrics about the way life was back then, Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
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Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
238036 2:21 Med Fast 148   


WHATEVER YOU SAY - (by Michael Corn)  Year: 1998
Michael Corn Medium-slow Modern Alt/Rock/A/C/Classic Rock ala The Wallflowers, Everclear, Elvis Costello, Van Morrison. Male lead voc. Mellow, classic vibe - great for film/tv. Male Vocals, Rock, Classic Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Classic Rock
242863 4:10 Slow 79   


GOLD ASHTRAY - (by Michael Corn)  Year: 2006
Michael Corn Modern folk/singer songwriter acoustic rock; mellow classic vibe and sing-a-long chorus ala Mumford & Sons, Fun, The Lumineers, Damien Rice, James Blunt, Jason Mraz, Wallflowers. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
3 Mixes Available
242872 3:09 Medium 119   


CHANGE - (by RAW Boswin and the Gonnabees)  Year: 2000
RAW Boswin and the Gonnabees Acoustic guitar, male vocal, patriotic tribute music. A father's perspective on sending his boy to war and how he changed once he came home. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Melodic Rock
243102 3:27 Med Slow 88   


WIND ROARS ON - (by Steve Dafoe)  Year: 2006
Steve Dafoe Idealistic song of what the wind must "see or hear"... like being a "fly on the wall"! Lyrically deals with Knowing, Truth, Love, Feelings and Life's Mysteries! Female Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
244731 3:27 Medium 106   


DANCES WITH PEPPERS - (by Michele Vanni)  Year: 2006
Michele Vanni Tom Petty meets the Red Hot Chili Peppers in this Southern Rock track featuring 12 string electric guitars, a softer chorus and a scorching guitar solo. Instrumental, Rock, Southern Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Southern Rock
247251 3:20 Med Slow 82   


JOE - (by Matt Frazier)  Year: 2007
Matt Frazier Driving, male vocal, Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
247645 3:15 Med Slow 102   


ROOTS - (by Becki J)  Year: 2003
Becki J Rock Roots song, Female Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
247887 3:36 Med Slow 103   


HORSEBACK - (by Michele Vanni)  Year: 2007
Michele Vanni A wild ride across a beautiful, changing landscape: this horse can take you anywhere your heart desires. Gliding on a lush field of Acoustic gtrs, simple, delicate Electric and slide melodies paint pictures of energy and peace. Positive tension builds up and explodes at the end of the 2nd chorus. Instrumental, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
5 Mixes Available
253942 3:03 Medium 128   


CASCADES - (by Big Dog Music Design)  Year: 2007
Big Dog Music Design Organic Upbeat Rolling woodsy frolic with rock overtones and a wholesome attitude. Instrumentation includes Acoustic & Electric Guitar, Drums, Percussion, and Bass, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
259648 2:19 Medium 128   


PROMISED LAND - (by Nicholas Markos)  Year: 2000
Nicholas Markos Rock with a gospel/soul tinge, along the lines of the Black Crowes. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
268265 3:13 Medium 110   


HELLO SUN - (by Nicholas Markos)  Year: 2002
Nicholas Markos Acoustic & voice song about acceptance of the past and redemption for the future, in the vein of Counting Crows or Oasis, perfect for indie film or romantic drama. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
275094 5:26 Med Slow 97   


I HEARD YOU TWICE THE FIRST TIME - (by Nicholas Markos)  Year: 2001
Nicholas Markos Beatlesque acoustic ballad. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
275095 4:25 Medium 107   


PLEASE EMMALENE - (by Steve Robinson)  Year: 2007
Steve Robinson A declaration of love for a child, and an expression of the fear of letting go as the child grows up. An acoustic guitar and mandolin-driven folk rock song that has a Celtic feel. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Segue - Rock, Folk Rock
280536 3:57 Med Slow 84   


WASTED AND WAITING - (by Steve Robinson)  Year: 2007
Steve Robinson A tongue-in-cheek look at two people failing to connect, and living separate lives. She wastes her time in front of the TV; he wastes his in the bar. A driving folk rock song with fiddle that gives it a Celtic feel. Might work in a pub or bar scene with someone drowning in their sorrows. Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
281115 4:19 Med Slow 100   


DRIVE BY - (by Zola Moon)  Year: 2008
Zola Moon Roots rock with bluesy female singer, Female Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
282194 4:27 Med Slow 100   


FORGET ABOUT LOVE - (by Steve Robinson)  Year: 2008
Steve Robinson Lively, rootsy rocker with a Rolling Stones feel. Male lead vocal, guitar-driven with bluesy harmonica fills. A song about wising up and laying down the law in a relationship. Would work well in a break-up scene with someone giving an ultimatum to a lover. Male Vocals, Country, Country Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Country, Country Rock
282687 4:11 Medium 122   


I DONT WANNA BE YOUR DOG - (by John Savage)  Year: 2008
John Savage Check out this powerful Blues track featuring gritty male vocals in the style of such greats as Muddy Waters. Eric Clapton like guitars encapsulate that emotional, gutsy, greasy, down home genuine New Orleans sound! Roots Rock and Roll through and through! Perfect for all 'done wrong' productions. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
2 Mixes Available
292315 3:06 Med Slow 86   


IF I CATCH YOUR EYE - (by John Savage)  Year: 2008
John Savage Love and loss are the highlights of this heartbroken track entitled 'Don't Pass Me By' by John Savage. Features mournful guitars, disheartened accordions, sorrowful male vocals and a memorable chorus. Perfect for all productions dealing with the problematic and fragile issues of adult relationships. Male Vocals, Rock, Southern Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
2 Mixes Available
292316 3:54 Slow 71   


LOOKING OUT MY WINDOW - (by John Savage)  Year: 2008
John Savage In that laid back Roots Rock style, comes this elated track featuring shimmering guitars, blissful percussion, sublime male vocals and lyrics about living a carefree life while the world passes by your eyes. Great for film, television and commercial productions looking for a feel good down-home tune, Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
2 Mixes Available
292317 4:52 Medium 128   


RAG MAN - (by John Savage)  Year: 2008
John Savage Featuring hopeful slide guitars, bluesy grooves and inspirational lyrics, Rag Man by John Savage will help give your production that down home blues sound and sensation. Perfect for film and television producers looking for a humanizing track about helping your fellow man when he's down and out. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
2 Mixes Available
292318 4:43 Slow 78   


SMELL THE ROSES - (by John Savage)  Year: 2008
John Savage Van Morrison meets Jimmy Buffett in this upbeat Roots Rock tune entitled 'Smell The Roses'. Features sunny electric organ riffs, jubilant guitars, bouncy beats and optimistic male vocals and lyrics! Positively infectious! Stop, smell the roses and give it a listen today! Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
2 Mixes Available
292319 4:22 Medium 124   


EVERYGIRL - (by Jedediah Olaus)  Year: 2008
Jedediah Olaus A heart aching self deprecating ballad about a man searching for a woman. Male vocal, Full band production. Americana, Singer Songwriter, Folk Rock style. "I'm far too lonely to take a lover. I'd hate myself for wanting too much from her. But I'll never last like this. I'll never last like this" Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
313655 5:02 Fast 161   


ROADHOUSE ROCK - (by Record/Play Music)  Year: 2009
Record/Play Music A rock and roll band 12 bar rock out instrumental. Hot lead guitar and a solid rhythm section. Instrumental, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
3 Mixes Available
330052 2:59 Medium 127   


AMERICAN ANTHEM ROCK - (by Bobby Cole)  Year: 2009
Bobby Cole An upbeat modern American anthem rock style piece. Starts hard and fast, and follows the basic structure for a rock song. Also has a twist with syncopated rhythms and an interesting lead synth melody. Instrumental, Rock, Southern Rock
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Full Track - Rock, Southern Rock
330522 4:49 Medium 126   


MISS MISSISSIPI - (by Rudy Pusateri)  Year: 2009
Rudy Pusateri Driving an old van through a highway in the middle of the desert, the radio spits out the music. Great for a scene in which someone leaves behind everything and goes away to find a new life. Dusty authentic, it will give you the grim. Bumpy road trip hitchhiking truck stop cafes Route 66 drug deals, Instrumental, Rock, Southern Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Southern Rock
350377 2:17 Medium 115   


PARK LANE - (by Kev Lymn)  Year: 2009
Kev Lymn Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
352965 3:52 Med Fast 141   


THE GREAT BIG MELANCHOLY - (by Mellow Down Easy)  Year: 2009
Mellow Down Easy An Americana-esque mid-tempo, moody piece. Reminiscent of early Grateful Dead meets modern Wilco. Pedal Steel guitar. Lonesome vocals. About being alone - be it relationships, addiction. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
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Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
353208 3:08 Medium 126   


SOUL FULL OF HOLES - (by Mellow Down Easy)  Year: 2009
Mellow Down Easy A song about reflecting back on a recent relationship. Drinking to forget. Describing how the ex-girlfriend/boyfriend was lacking honesty and dedication to a successful relationship. Lies, deceit, and lack of trust. Coming from a perspective of a person rising above, moving on. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
353210 3:19 Med Fast 147   


GOT TO BELIEVE - (by Geoff Abraham)  Year: 2009
Geoff Abraham A song about not giving up and overcoming the odds. Has a laidback feel, big chorus, female back-ups and Wurlitzer piano. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
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Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
353266 3:26 Med Slow 101   


HILLSIDE SONG - (by Chris Cooke)  Year: 2009
Chris Cooke This song is a reflection on life and how a very simple activity like having a beer on a Sunday with you buddies at a BBQ is a small but very necessary part of life and surviving every day. Dealing with living life as a journey and not a destination. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
355047 4:25 Slow 66   


SAILBOAT MIND - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2008
Tom Langford Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357156 3:12 Med Fast 135   


TIGHTWIRE - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2008
Tom Langford Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357167 3:31 Med Fast 140   


LIKE A STAR - (by Kevin Burdick)  Year: 2002
Kevin Burdick Rich vocals and instrumentation as singer recalls landmarks in his life, including his mother telling him as a baby he is a star. Uplifting message of self esteem in a mid tempo song similar to the best Country/Pop out there. Positive Dramatic Family Scenes, individuals with hope, drive and ambition, Male Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Pop Rock
357215 3:14 Med Slow 88   


WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED - (by Kevin Burdick)  Year: 2002
Kevin Burdick Mellow Country/Pop track with rich male vocals. All the big things the singer wanted haven't materialized, but he does have a family, job, and his health. Piano, drums, and guitar. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
357217 3:40 Medium 105   


NEW JOB - (by Kevin Burdick)  Year: 2002
Kevin Burdick Country/Pop song about starting a new chapter in life-chucking it all and moving on. Mid tempo, rich male vocals, piano, guitar. Ideal for documentaries on the economy, unemployment, news stories on that and related subjects, stories of characters making huge life turns. Male Vocals, Rock, Roots Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Roots Rock
357219 3:33 Med Slow 100   


NOTHING EVER WAS - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2006
Tom Langford Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357235 3:23 Slow 79   


YOU'RE GONNA MAKE IT - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2006
Tom Langford Mixed Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
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Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357238 3:19 Med Slow 91   


WATERSIDE - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2006
Tom Langford Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357242 4:16 Med Slow 98   


I WAS RAISED - (by Tom Langford)  Year: 2004
Tom Langford Male Vocals, Rock, Folk Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Folk Rock
357348 4:03 Med Slow 85   


IN SO DEEP - (by The Coydogs)  Year: 2008
The Coydogs Driving head-bopping southern boogie rock track, male vocal, wicked electric guitars, Male Vocals, Rock, Boogie Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Rock, Boogie Rock
357417 4:17 Med Fast 138   


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