Hard Road

Album: Slide On Over Here (2009)
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  • Azar, who wrote the song with James House, mentions this as one of his more memorable songs on Slide On Over Here. The Mississippi singer/songwriter told us: "I loved writing and recording that and doing the 'ahhoo' and all that, and the process of putting that down. I think it was an important song for this record." (Check out our interview with Steve Azar.)
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