The Original Bells of Joy

With Friends (Dialtone)

Texas Platters

The Original Bells of Joy

With Friends (Dialtone)

The soul in soul music refers specifically to a dedication to God. It's putting your savior so far above all other things that there's no doubt that you're eternally indebted to his grandeur. It's the repetition of homage paid through the attendance of church services and participation in gut-wrenching appeals to his mercy. It's proudly sticking with a faith so ingrained into your being that no manner of whimsical trends could ever sway your fortitude as first and foremost a Christian. The Original Bells of Joy just so happen to encompass the true meaning of soul music with every breath of their most beautiful being. Along with guest appearances by Willie Nelson, Joe Ely, Bobby Rush, Chip Taylor, and Kimmie Rhodes, With Friends simmers with unwavering gospel fulfillment.

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