The Austin-based band were Americana before there really was such a term, combining roots, rock and country influences into an uncompromising musical approach that has earned that Grammy-winning group a very steadfast and loyal following. Reckless Kelly is a great band with an apt name. The outlaw’s spirit pervades the ambiance. They are rugged individualists who dedicate themselves to advancing the state of their art. The group’s new album, Sunset Motel, is like all its predecessors, distinctive in its own way while true to form. Twenty years since its founding, Restless Kelly, continues to fight for wider recognition, secure in the knowledge that fans, critics and contemporaries will continue to sing its praises.