Bio and stuff

White Owl Red is the San Francisco alt-country, folk/rock of singer-songwriter J. Josef McManus.

Naked and Falling is the second studio album by White Owl Red.  It Features drums by Kyle Caprista (Chuck Prophet, Megan Slankard), and guitars by Gawain Matthews (Mickey Hart, Ben Lee) and the angelic background vocals by Leah Tysse.   Ben Isaacs (Professor Slap) appears on the song Falls Like the Rain.

Naked and Falling is going for Adds/Spins starting June 26th. This coincides with an international promotional campaign to radio, the internet, and media for AAA, Alt.Country and Americana. The entire album is available for download on AirplayDirect and PlayMPE.  Promotion is a joint venture between White Owl Red Promotions (WORP) and Americana Media Pro (AMP). 

Please feel free to contact me directly with any questions, promotional requests or interviews.  

History: Americana Ash, White Owl Red’s first album debuted on the Americana Music Association Charts (AMA) and remained there for 14 weeks in 2015. The album received extensive airplay by Americana and Alt.Country radio programs. It featured Gawain Mathews, Kyle Caprista, Dave Zirbel (pedal steel)  and Leah Tysse.