New Release: Willie Breeding (feat. Caitlin Rose) – Prague Spring

Kentucky-based newcomer Willie Breeding is set to release his debut album Big Sky in early 2018 and today reveals the first single to be taken from the record, Prague Spring, which features a guest vocal from the sensational Caitlin Rose

You can listen to it below:

Detailing the story behind Prague Spring, Breeding explains “One night in Prague, 1962, the son of the Italian ambassador met an actress they called, “The Czech Bridgette Bardot”. Their adventures were like a black and white noir. Bullets were drunk out of martini glasses. Official diplomatic vehicles were stolen. 14 years later, my wife was born”

“I knew I wanted to make these stories into a song. The melody came first, but it was a hard story to tell in song form, and I didn’t want it to be spelled out and specific like a folk song. I just wanted it to evoke what I imagined the feeling to be. I called Caitlin because she’s one of my favorite lyricists, and I thought she would enjoy the story. I felt too close to the material working on it myself. Later, when I was showing my wife the lyrics Caitlin and I had written, she instantly came up with the last line of the song, which I took as a good omen”