Mel Bryant & the Mercy Makers, In My Head Review
Based in Nashville, Tennessee Mel Bryant & the Mercy Makers is comprised of four friends who moved from Philly and New York to settle in East Nashville. Led by bassist and songwriter Mel Bryant (vocals, bass) and backed by fellow band-mates: Conor McCarthy (guitar), Aaron Hicks (guitar, vocals) and Brendan Bird (drums). They run their own recording studio, Electric Church Records, and work as the backing band for various local artists including: Katie Ruvane and American Idol contestant Caitlin Lucia, whose audition video has over a million views. They are currently self-producing their debut album, to be released in Spring 2019 with a tour to follow. Until that time, we can all enjoy their single “In My Head.”
In My Head
In My Head (single)
Release Date: October 22, 2018
Prodigious songwriting, with meaningful harmonies. Bryant has a vocal quality that is penetrating and has the right amount of yearning to capture the listeners attention from the first notes.