The Ries Brothers Release New Single “Corner Store” With Accompanying Video
Today, St. Petersburg, Florida-based duo The Ries Brothers shared “Corner Store,” showcasing a mix of blues, jam, funk and rock that could only come from a shared upbringing. wrapped in sound.
On the track, older brother Charlie (26) sings lead vocals while simultaneously handling drums and keyboards, while younger brother Kevin Jordan (23) completes the song on guitar and background vocals. “Corner Store” is from the duo’s upcoming self-titled EP, which is slated for release on August 26.
On the self-titled EP, Ries’ older brother also takes care of bass while the younger tackles ukulele, melodica and theremin. The EP was engineered by Bharath “Cheex” Ramanath, who was the original engineer for famed blues torchbearer Gary Clark Jr. and was also produced by original Clark Jr. drummer Johnnie Radelat. The EP will also include a track featuring G. Love and Cas Haley.
The video for “Corner Store” was shot at their local venue, The Floridian in St. Petersburg and directed by Jeff Pliskin. Two weeks after the music video was recorded, the Ries Brothers hit the headlines.
The Ries Brothers currently have 23 dates scheduled for the summer with stops in cities including New York, Los Angeles, San Diego, Seattle, Chicago and more.
Watch the video of “Corner Store” below.