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The Room
Artist: Ricky Reed
Format: Vinyl


Rel. Date: 08/13/2021
UPC: 669158549283

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3. In A New Place
4. Real Magic
5. No Future
6. Catch You
7. Fav Boy
8. We'll Be Home Soon
9. Better
10. No Stone

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The Room will be Ricky Reed's first artist album since becoming a house-hold-name producer, and launching his own label with Nice Life Recording Company. The project features Leon Bridges, Jim James of My Morning Jacket, Dirty Projectors, Terrace Martin, Duendita, Ayoni, Lido Pimienta, St. Panther & John-Robert and more. The Room is a title that came to him in the wake of the death of George Floyd and the galvanizing of the Black Lives Matter movement across America and the world. He wanted to create a communal place where it's as necessary to cry as it is to rejuvenate; where it's as vital to be angry as it is to find joy. The music is an invitation to share experiences, commiserate, rejuvenate, and offer hope. It is upbeat in places, meditative always, and has real soul to it. Ultimately, Reed feels fundamentally changed by quarantine, particularly with his process of creating. All the songs were written via text and voice memos. The Room feels like an offering to the world at a time when Reed was back in the process again. Back at a new start. "When this comes out, whether it is well or not, the only thing that matters is that I made it."