nal and international attention. It is the first release under the newfound trajectory into the world of Americana and Country music for the 23 year old originally from Canberra, and it is just the beginning as he gears up to release an entire EP by the end of the year. The 6 track record, co-produced with Australian Country Music legend Bill Chambers, features storytelling well beyond his years coupled with traditional and modern country embellishments.
Whilst “Watered Down Man” presents itself as a contemplative piece of intriguing lyrical work, Riley’s upcoming release “Robin” is an ode to a lover in the form of a red-breasted bird, partnered with flourishes of early 70’s Folk and Country music.
These debut projects from Riley Catherall outlines a patient, yet ambitious storyteller in the genesis of his songwriting career.