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Edwin McCain’s New Album “MERCY BOUND” in Stores Today

August 30, 2011

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Edwin McCain releases his new album today, “MERCY BOUND” (429 Records), in the midst of an extensive tour that takes him throughout the country over the next few months. The new album is driven by songs he wrote with Maia Sharp (who also produced) including his powerful track “Boom,” written in the aftermath of his mother’s battle with cancer.

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McCain’s proven gift for connecting with listeners on deep emotional levels through his evocative voice and songwriting has fueled a 20 year career and on “MERCY BOUND,” that talent is in full flower. On this, his tenth album, however, McCain has introduced a new dynamic by reconnecting with fellow singer songwriter Sharp (who performed a duet with McCain in 2004). Their ongoing musical interaction over the years continued to grow providing McCain with the ideal opportunity to mix things up. The result is “MERCY BOUND.” The album flows with McCain’s unmistakable style, yet hints at a newfound sense of collaboration and interpretation. Providing additional artistic input are songwriters Angie Aparo, Mark Addison, Anders Osborne and the guitar talents of Warren Haynes.

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429 Records is a unit of The Savoy Label Group (SLG). SLG is the North American based division of Nippon Columbia the oldest music company in Japan. The Savoy Label Group has evolved into a Grammy Award winning and chart topping independent music company consistently outperforming competitors in key music categories as monitored by Billboard Magazine. The Savoy Label Group is led by Steve Vining and is based in Los Angeles, CA. For more information visit: www.429records.com

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