Ruby in the Dust
$5.00 Specials are on now with all The Miles Of Smiles Show and Michael E. Thomas Band albums!!! The follow-up album to 'When Bullets Fly' released in 1999 to rave reviews. The 2004 release, 'Ruby In The Dust' features 13 classic songs written and recorded in New Jersey and N. Ireland. 70's style rock music with a modern twist. Michael E. Thomas, guitar/vocal along with Steve Holley on drums and Guy Fleming on bass. With special guest Ed Mundell on guitar. ******6 out 10 stars,Classic Rock Magazine (London,UK)May,2005 'Thomas mines a pleasing seam of gutsy, melancholic Americana.' 'The powerful,... AND THEN THE RAINS CAME' 'wry, ROCK'N'ROLL MAN' 'Ryan Adams-esque alt. Rock of SHADOWS' 'and best of all, the Phil Spector-goes-country,THE ACTRESS' '(Michael)Demonstrates a versatility you don't hear all that often.' Paul Ging,Classic Rock.(May,2005)with Paul Rodgers band FREE on the cover. 'Intense, Dramatic Guitar Rock!', Guitar Nine Records (April,2005) 'High-intensity, blues fused leads, Thomas creates a very listener-friendly vibe over the thirteen tracks.' 'Tasteful,bluesy fills, Wah inflicted solos improvising over the aggressive, alcohol-soaked groove.' 'This is the kind of rock that is best enjoyed at a ripping loud volume and large supply of your favorite inebriates.' 'It'll take you back, and bring you forward again.', Guitar Nine Records (April,2005)USA 'A true rocker at heart!' 'Incendiary guitar playing!',Anthony Toner, The Coleraine Times 'An all-star band' 'An album that reveals something new at every listen' 'A wonderful album', Dave Tallent, KRFC radio, Colorado.