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Greyhound Afternoons

Royal Fingerbowl

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Album Review

It's almost shocking how blatantly this band borrows from the sound and aesthetic of Tom Waits: in the slurred vocal delivery of Alex McMurray, the junkyard blues sound of the band, and the bizarre cast of characters in the lyrics. But it still manages to be a pleasing, rootsy effort.

Biography

Genre: Blues

Years Active: '90s, '00s

With just one inexpensive demo tape, Royal Fingerbowl, a trio from New Orleans, attracted the attention of a New York record company. They've been hailed as one of the best bands to come out of New Orleans since the early-'90s emergence of Better Than Ezra. Composed of Alex McMurray on guitar and vocals, Kevin O'Day on drums, and Andy Wolf on bass and vocals, the band plays lilting, often waltz-tempo blues and jazz. McMurray's voice sounds like a cross between Tom Waits and Louis Armstrong, and he...
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