King’s new EP comes a few months before he drops his third album in January 2024. The Texas native utilises his mother tongue in this latest batch of songs, with a heavy emphasis on a sound that grows as his audiences do. This is good stadium country music, emotional songs to draw the listener into his internal world and conflicts sit comfortably alongside the rougher, rockier tracks on the EP. Due notice was taken on the slower tracks of King’s impressive use of harmony that creates some not-so-run-of-the-mill country ballads. Taking notes from 80s country twang style – think George Strait and Keith Whitley – if this is King’s taster for the upcoming album, then he’s onto a winner.
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