White Hassle

National Chain

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White Hassle's debut finds Marcellus Hall and Dave Varenka exploring a rootsy alternative to their day jobs in Railroad Jerk; performed almost exclusively on simply guitar and pots-'n'-pans percussion, National Chain delivers bare-bones songs close in spirit to traditional old-time country music, and features straightforward performances of the duo's original material as well as covers of Hank Williams' "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry," George Jones' "Out of Control" and the Everly Brothers' "Oh, What a Feeling."

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