Fort Defiance - Shadows Through a Canyon // Limited to 100 'Cool Mint' Vinyl 7"s
"Laurel’s uninhibited vocal arrangements remind me of a young Iris Dement, a pure and honest voice in a town whose scene is known for the opposite. Add some banjos, classic harmonies and bleeding heart lyrics and you’ve got yourself a blue ribbon combo. Fans of Shovels and Rope and Mandolin Orange will find plenty to love here."
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That Music Mag - The Haunts of Youth
"The Haunts of Youth gives a voice to the heart-in all its complexity, anguish, fragility and ability to love unconditionally, no matter the cost."
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The Haunts of Youth by Fort Defiance Twang Ri La
"Fort Defiance is soothing and easy to listen to. The hard part is hitting the stop button...The voices of Eastman and Lane blend so well together, that my ears crave the sound."
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Hits In The Sticks - Fort Defiance
"Between Laurel Lane’s sweet voice and Jordan Eastman’s rich tone, the two deliver a fiery chemistry. The intertwining perspectives offer a true insight into the vulnerability of both sides in a relationship."
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CINCY’S SOUL STEP RECORDS RELEASE FORT DEFIANCE PRESSING
"Fort Defiance has a heavy Americana sound, with excellent harmonies and just the right amount of twang. This husband/wife duo really knows how to structure their sound and creates a great balance between the two vocal parts."
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