Ruston Kelly Makes a Shining Debut

Up until this week, you may have only known Ruston Kelly as Kacey Musgraves’ husband. But with the release of his debut full-length record Dying Star, he will be solidified as an artist worth your full attention. Kelly fuses the raw rasp of Ryan Adams with the demon-wrestling songwriting of Jason Isbell on Dying Star, with songs reconciling the dark days of his past with the brighter future ahead of him. Kelly finds softness in the midst of a sometimes gritty, messy life, and maintains hope even when it seems there’s nothing to live for.

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Jesse Atwell
Ruston Kelly: Dying Star

Little more than a year after releasing his debut EP, Ruston Kelly has arrived with his first-ever full-length, a 14-song collection that showcases Kelly’s fine-tuned songwriting.

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Jesse Atwell