JAMES APOLLO confirms two NYC live shows in January 2010 to preview new songs from his upcoming EP and new album. The five song EP, HOW HARD A HEART OF GOLD CAN BE will be available on February 2nd, 2010 and features songs from Apollo’s fourth full length album, THE DAYS, released in May 2010.
A constant theme of APOLLO’s songwriting is the ill-fated hero with a heart of gold. This EP showcases APOLLO’s growth as a songwriter, highlighted by “No East, No West” among four originals, as well as a stunning cover of “Dark End of the Street.”
Download the MP3 of “No East, No West”:
Watch the “No East, No West” video at:
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Born at the foot of the Ozark Mountains and raised in Libertyville, Arkansas, James Apollo celebrated his 16th birthday by hitting the interstate heading west. “I was playing a new town every night. I was living in diners, sleeping in the trunk of my car,” he says. “I had it made.”