As promised last month, here is a link to the 2010 edition of the Brantley Family Band's Christmas Album, which you can download for free. It's an annual tradition for Bull City guitarist Jim Brantley -- although the status of Bull City is unclear because Brantley lives in California nowadays. He moved west over the summer to take a job with Apple, but he'll be back in the Triangle to play a Bull City show at Durham's Motorco Music Hall on Dec. 29.
Meantime, Brantley reports that he also recently joined what he calls "a (classic) country band" in California, to his own bemusement: "Why I needed to move 3,000 miles from the South to finally play country music I'll never know, but I guess the world works in mysterious ways."
'Deed it do.