Southern roots rockers Robert Jon & The Wreck are pleased to announce “Come At Me,” the hard-charging, rock & roll infused final single from their new EP ‘One Of A Kind,’ out March 10th via Joe Bonamassa’s newest independent label, Journeyman Records. An instant rock & roll classic produced by the renowned, multi-GRAMMY Award winning producer Don Was (Bonnie Raitt, The Stones, John Mayer), “Come At Me” was recorded at Hensen Studios in Los Angeles (the same studio that gave us legendary albums including “Tapestry” by Carole King and “Blue” by Joni Mitchell, and many others).
“‘Come at Me’ was one of the first new songs we wrote for our summer recording sessions,” commented frontman Robert Jon Burrison. “The song happened so fast, it almost wrote itself. It’s another fun upbeat song that makes you wanna scream along with the chorus after hearing it just once.”
“Working with Don was great because he has a zen-like quality about him that makes you feel very comfortable,” Burrison added. “He knows what it takes to make a band feel relaxed to get the best performances from each player.”
“Come At Me” follows the release of the album’s captivating, Americana-infused single “Who Can You Love,” and the “Pain No More,” an outstanding riff-driven roots rock track produced by the eight-time Grammy Award winner Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlile, Blackberry Smoke, Rival Sons). In contrast, “Come At Me” showcases another side of the band’s dynamic sound, as they gear up to release a series of diverse singles over the next year, beyond the release of the ‘One Of A Kind’ EP.
Prolific songwriters with a wealth of new material who refuse to be constrained by traditional release strategies, the band’s new partnership with Journeyman Records affords them the opportunity to work with the world’s top producers and release a steady stream of high-quality singles on an ongoing basis, cutting through the industry chaos and ensuring new music is accessible to fans as intended.
Reigning from Southern California, Robert Jon & The Wreck take the Southern rock sound from the east coast and make it their own. Since their inception in 2011, these four native Californians; Robert Jon Burrison (lead vocals, guitar), Andrew Espantman (drums, background vocals), Henry James Schneekluth (lead guitar, background vocals), and Warren Murrel (bass) have been electrifying audiences all over the world with their soaring guitar leads, rich vocal harmonies, and memorable tunes. Simply put, it is difficult to ignore when these talented musicians take the stage.
Little wonder they have made an impact on audiences across the world, where they’ve played a run of sold-out shows and proudly shared bills with talent the likes of Joe Bonamassa, Peter Frampton, Buddy Guy, and Rival Sons. 2020’s ‘Last Light On The Highway’ garnered worldwide acclaim for the band and 2021’s ‘Shine A Light On Me Brother’ continued their upward trajectory, leading to a collaboration with Journeyman Records. They released two singles in early 2022 “Waiting For Your Man” and “She’s A Fighter.” On September 30th, The Wreck released their latest Album ‘Wreckage Vol. 2,’ which has paved the way for even more new and exciting music from the band.
ROBERT JON & THE WRECK
FEBRUARY 2023 UK TOUR
WITH SPECIAL GUESTS:
MEGHAN PARNELL & DAVE BARNES
FROM BYWATER CALL
TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM
Cardiff, The Earl Haig Club (SOLD OUT)
Tuesday 7 February 2023
Wednesday 8 February 2023
Chester, The Live Rooms
Thursday 9 February 2023
Leamington Spa, The Assembly
Friday 10 February 2023
Saturday 11 February 2023
Bury, The Met Theatre
Sunday 12 February 2023
Edinburgh, The Voodoo Rooms (SOLD OUT)
Monday 13 February 2023
Aberdeen, Tunnels (SOLD OUT)
Tuesday 14 February 2023
Wolverhampton, KK’s Steel Mill
Wednesday 15 February 2023
Hartlepool, Steelies (South Durham Steel Works) (SOLD OUT)
Thursday 16 February 2023
Friday 17 February 2023
Sittingbourne, The Bourne Music Club
Saturday 18 February 2023
Following their February UK tour, Robert Jon & The Wreck will prepare for a select run of performances throughout America’s southeast this winter, kicking off in Clearwater, FL on Friday, March 17th before winding its way through Florida, Georgia, the Carolinas, and Tennessee. For more information and to purchase tickets visit: https://robertjonandthewreck.com.
THE WRECK’S WINTER 2023 US TOUR
3/17/2023 The Murray Theatre At Ruth Eckerd Hall – Clearwater, FL
3/18/2023 King Center Studio Theatre – Melbourne, FL
3/19/2023 Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater – Orlando, FL
3/21/2023 Hargray Capitol Theatre – Macon, GA
3/22/2023 Booth Playhouse – Charlotte, NC
3/23/2023 Lincoln Theatre – Raleigh, NC
3/24/2023 Gunter Theatre – Greenville, SC
3/25/2023 Songbirds – Chattanooga, TN
ABOUT JOURNEYMAN RECORDS
Journeyman, the newest endeavour between Joe Bonamassa and his long-time manager Roy Weisman, is a vertically integrated music management, concert promotion and marketing company that builds awareness for great live artists worldwide. After years of perfecting strategies while building Joe Bonamassa’s career, the company will utilize the same savvy tactics which allowed them to overcome industry barriers that typically held back artists from achieving success. Journeyman provides the infrastructure to take an artist from its infancy, to record music and tour without having to deal with the typical resistance of “gatekeepers” who don’t believe or support emerging acts. Bonamassa has been keen on using his experience to pay it forward to help other artists navigate the murky industry waters. Consequently, Journeyman sets itself apart in this way as being the true market maker for their artists.
Photo Credit: © Rob Bondurant