SOULSCRIPT: Bleeding on Paper"Bleeding on Paper," Soulscript's sophomore CD, contains nine original songs that redefine the meaning of "extreme emotional disclosure." In Feb. 2004, Offbeat magazine described the CD as "polished and heartfelt. . . " Formed in 2001, the New Orleans trio stay close to their Americana roots with singles like "A House You Can't Call Home," "This Town's Been Mean," and "Queen of Nowhere." Soulscript also embrace their rock roots with classic sounding songs such as "Drive," "Down," and "It's Important to Me." "Bleeding on Paper" is currently at #115 on the Americana airplay charts and # 10 on the roots rock airplay charts of Roots Music ReportÂ©.
Soulscript's debut CD, "There By Now," was released in June 2002. It has since received airplay on over 200 stations in 18 countries. In France, "There By Now" peaked at #3 on August 8, 2003 on the European CMAÂ© national airplay charts. The country-flavored single, "Lead Me Home," charted at #71 on the ECMAÂ© top 200 radio airplay charts on June 8, 2003. "There By Now," the title track, also charted on the ECMAÂ© top 200 radio airplay charts from July 8 to Sept. 19, 2003. In the U.S., "There By Now" has been played on over 120 stations in 35 states, while charting in the top 30 of 14 CMJÂ© reporting stations.
Chris Williams is the lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and primary keyboard player for Soulscript. He is an emergency room nurse and resides in Mandeville, LA.
Eric Whittenburg is a multi-instrumentalist who plays bass, drums, mandolin, banjo, harmonica, melodica and percussion for the band. He is currently in Chicago, IL completeing a foot surgery fellowship.
Tommy Bowden is in many ways the engine behind Soulscript. Besides playing rhythm guitar, and providing the harmony vocals, Tommy recorded, mixed and produced "Bleeding on Paper." A native of Lafayette, LA, he is an emergency room physician residing in Covington, LA.
"Bleeding on Paper" is available at CDBaby.com, Amazon.com, and CDStreet.com.
1. Sure Uncertainty
2. A House You Can't Call Home
4. Queen of Nowhere
5. It's Important to Me
7. This Town's Been Mean
8. Bleeding on Paper
9. Missing You