Well-Deserved Obscurity: The Warren Brothers
When you've toured with everyone from Faith Hill to Quiet Riot, penned hits for the likes of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Evan and Jaron, had songs in movies with Natalie Portman, and multiple top 20 singles, many people would be content to say they've tasted the limelight. Five-time CMA nominees, The Warren Brothers, prefer to say they have gained some Well-Deserved Obscurity.
As 2004 begins, brothers Brad and Brett Warren stand poised to take on their biggest year yet. The world of film and TV will be forever changed in the early months of 2004 as the Warren Brothers begin filming a reality series pilot with Lorne Michaels' production company. Brett and Brad also lend their quick-witted expertise and lay down the law as judges in the weekly USA Networks series "Nashville Star".
Spring 2004 marks the release of Well-Deserved Obscurity, the duo's first independent release. With a balance of flavors ranging from George Jones to Tom Petty, Well-Deserved Obscurity floats effortlessly between stories of love, life, faith, and murder like the soundtrack to a William Faulkner novel. Following up to the success and critical acclaim of Beautiful Day in a Cold Cruel World (1998) and King of Nothing (2002), Well-Deserved Obscurity is laced with the tongue-in-cheek humor of a bar singer in "Sell a Lot of Beer", the infectiously-catchy rebellion against small town gossip in "Southern Baptist Heartbreak", and ten other perfectly gritty tracks.
In 2002-2003 Brett and Brad saw their names in the songwriting credits of Lynyrd Skynyrd's patriotic look at Americana life, "Red, White, and Blue" as well as Tim McGraw's "Who Are They". Be on the lookout for the Warren Brothers as they share the stage and liner notes with some of the industry's biggest artists in 2004.
While fame may not be for everybody, between their TV appearances, high-profile touring, critically acclaimed albums, hit songwriting, and five CMA nominations, it's safe to say the Warren Brothers have gathered some Well-Deserved Obscurity.
--- from the official Warren Brothers website