At 4 tracks, ‘Rhoten’ is a substantial debut album and an immersive experience of Rock goodness. As a matter of fact, audio engineer Jon Rhoten has provided quality productions, mixing, and mastering services to artists in LA for more than two decades. Nowadays, he’s pushing the boundaries in his career with a first solo venture by fusing alternative/psychedelic elements. Actually, this intimate rockish project represents a compendium of his musical identity. For good measure, the singalong, the vocals, plus the raw energy are fascinating. Stream ‘Rhoten’ in full below.
Jon Rhoten makes sure the album works its magic through compelling storytelling and rich lyrics. Besides, all these songs are spiced with a real presence of epic guitar work, an instrument for which he feels great devotion since he was a child. Likewise, it’s filled with personal stories and subtle feelings about the time factor, fears, karma, and much more. One way or another, ‘Rhoten’ serves up a nice tribute to the vintage sound of British Rock bands. Overall, you can tell his introspective vision unleashes all his inner creativity, bearing good fruits with it.