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DOUG ADKINS`S NEW SINGLE “Not Enough Whiskey”

Doug Adkins is a singer-songwriter from Montana and released on April 30th, 2018 one of his most significant albums of his career – the album “DIRT ROADS AND FENCE LINES“. This album comes with 12 amazing, unforgettable songs – traditional country music where you will tap your foot or dance all the way through…

The first radio single “SECOND HAND HEART” off the “DIRT ROADS AND FENCE LINES” CD was for 5 weeks in the top 20 on U.S. Roots Music Report Chart in both the Singles Country Chart and the Singles Americana Country Chart.  The 2nd single  is the #5 song on the CD with the title “NOT ENOUGH WHISKEY

What is the song “Not Enough Whiskey” about?  

“Yes it’s a relationship song, but not in the traditional (I’m lonely, missing you, want you back, trying to get over you) theme that so many relationship songs use.  At first glance the listener may think this is a song only from a man’s perspective, but I was careful when writing this song to make sure the song worked well from either a male or female point of view! I guess a lot of folks, whether you’re a man or a woman have that special someone in their past where they can look to them and honestly say, “there’s just not enough whiskey here to drink, to convince me to sit and listen to one more night of you telling my how wrong I am!”

“Then I have a little fun with the song when I say in the 2nd verse “not only is there not enough whiskey, but there’s not enough money down in the bank to give your lovin’ one more try!”  And of course what’s a good country song if you don’t talk about driving your pick-up truck and running out of gas? So, in the last verse I had to talk about that and of course my beloved dog that she hated! The words are “There’s not enough gas left in my truck, to turn around and bring you with me… so I’ll head on down the road, me and that dog you say you hate, and my favorite radio!  The poor dog, well of course she hated the dog!  It was my dog! Enjoy!”

 
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Lyrics Not Enough Whiskey“, written by Doug Adkins

Not enough whiskey here to drink
To listen to another night of your preachin’
I’m sure somehow it’s all my fault,
know you got it all figured out
But I don’t care now cause I’m gone
 

Don’t give a damm about what you say
I  wasn’t the one who done us wrong
You were makin’ up things there in mind
Creatin’ stories all the time
Long before I moved along

 
There’s not enough money down in the bank
To give your lovin’ one more try
You know it really wasn’t all that good
You can find someone else… to chastize…
Now that’s a big word… let’s ride

 
It ain’t so hard for me to see
how you’ll better off without me
Always there to critisize
finally have your peace of mind
instead of ruinin’ what’s left of mine
 

Not enough gas left in my truck
Turn around and bring you with me
So I’m just headin’ on down the road
Me and that dog you say you hate
and my favorite radio
 

Not enough whiskey here to drink
To listen to another night of your preachin’
I’m sure somehow it’s all my fault,
know you got it all figured out
But I don’t care now cause I’m gone
… we’re outta here!

 

That’s all I got to say about that
Feeling better all the time!

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DOUG ADKINS`S NEW ALBUM “DIRT ROADS AND FENCE LINES”

With a rich, deep voice and distinctive style, Montana country singer-songwriter Doug Adkins is releasing his new album “Dirt Roads and Fence Lines” on April 30th, 2018.

After being on stage for more than 20 years Doug Adkins will release his ninth studio album “Dirt Roads and Fence Lines”. Take the chance and preorder the new album here.

You can watch the video to the first Single “Second Hand Heart” here.

If you like to dance, Marianne Jakob from the White Eagles made a linedance called “Let me into your heart” … so let`s get on the dancefloor!

Let me into your heart

  1. The Linedance video you can watch here.

Doug Adkins grew up in Montana. For his 18th birthday Doug Adkins got his first guitar and wrote his first song on it the next day. Since then, he has been writing songs … over 200 songs till today.

Get ready for the new album “Dirt Roads And Fence Lines” and save the first copy for yourself. You can preorder right here and take one of the special offers home with you.

 

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DOUG ADKINS releases his new album “Dirt Roads And Fence Lines” in less than 100 days!!!

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Doug Adkins, singer-songwriter from Montana will be back soon with his newest album, Dirt Roads And Fence Lines, which will be released on April 30th, 2017.

If you can`t wait, preorder the new album – full of traditional country music – here!

As a gift we will send you the new Single “Second Hand Heart” on February 1st,2018

Take the chance and order NOW!

We would also like to invite you to follow us on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/dougadkinsmusic

 

Have a great  weekend, hope to see you at one of the next concerts!

 

Doug Adkins

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“Second Hand Heart,” written by Doug Adkins “Dirt Roads and Fence Lines”

Merry Christmas!!!

Hope you are enjoying the Holiday season and getting ready for 2018. After being in Nashville last week for recording my new album “Dirt Roads And Fence Lines” I have a little teaser for you. The song is called “Second Hand Heart”. Hope you like it.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_SuMxUeRYw

What you listen to is a fist studio cut of the song “Second Hand Heart,” from the new CD “Dirt Roads and Fence Lines,” with Lonnie Wilson – Drummer, Brent Mason – Electric Guitar, Scotty Sanders – Steel Guitar, and Jimmy Carter – Bass.

I will release the album on April 30th, 2018. Take the chance and preorder the new album “Dirt Roads and Fence Lines” now at http://www.dougadkins.com and you will be the first one receiving an autographed CD with 12 strong country songs. Get ready for the dancefloor!

Best regards, Doug Adkins