Check out "Talking
with the Dead " @ iTunes
- download any or all songs!
the Rusticators on myspace.com/therusticators.
The Rusticators' song,
JOURNEY TO WAR, was featured on NPR's All Songs Considered -
Open Mic Stage 85, June 2005.
"Talking With The Dead", their latest, is a damned impressive
collection of original songs, and shows us that songwriting is NOT dead
in this country."
folk duo composed of Chris Amsler and Abbey Linfert create a retro stew
that has enough modern Americana ingredients to seriously spice up the
Mark E. Waterbury, Music
music pours over you like a warm river, all sweet vocals and simple
melodies. Sort of folk with lashings of pop. The Rusticators make a point of
being subtle and that goes a long way."
Anna Maria Stjärnell,
Kafe, Copyright © 2005
"When these two talents, Chris Amsler and Abbey Linfert, teamed up
in 2001, a unique blend of folk, pop, alternative, acoustic music was
born. Talking with the Dead is a unique album that will
hypnotize you with its lyrics and originality."
instrumentation was great. The harmonies were perfect, and the
lyrics were some of the most poetic I've ever heard. This one's
for the artists. Get yourself a copy."