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Bands and solo artists have, for a good few years now been seen in the strangest of places when it comes to performances. From surf boards, to tops of trees, the lengths that creative types with a video camera want musicians to go to in creating something special - seemingly knows no boundaries! The problem is, we've sort-of seen it all before...
Refreshingly then, Rob Reinhart from the radio show 'Acoustic Cafe' (www.acafe.com) wanted to go a step beyond the same-old same-old, more in the direction of inspiring musicians to get creative in their craft, opposed to being told to perform their music for the camera in an unusual environment.
Rob calls it "A song for the road" - and Radio X got the scoop on this, the 2nd in a 5-part series of 'songs for the road' that are being taken across America this year as Paul Heath speaks with Rob and also Austin-born musician Jackie Venson