Having cut his teeth releasing five albums with the Albuquerque, NM Americana band, The Porter Draw, Russell James Pyle now adds "solo artist" to his resume. His songs tell stories of American life and the struggle that people go through to survive in this epoch. Delivered with his trademark vibrato rasp, Russell "has his fingers placed firmly on the pulse of American life" (New Mexico Americana Music Society). Performances are are passionate and energetic, whether with his backup band or solo.
Russell James Pyle has shared the stage with Heartless Bastards, Reverend Horton Heat, Greensky Bluegrass, Cross-Canadian Ragweed and others.