Country Mile

Released February 23, 2016

In the Folds is Hassan El-Tayyab’s first solo album. It was recorded at Decibelle Studio in San Francisco, CA in 2016. The album includes 8 song original songs and once cover by Tim O’Brien. Featured on the recording are Hassan El-Tayyab, Dana Salzman, and Gabriella Welch. Special thanks to all the friends and fans who contributed to the recording project on Kickstarter! Hope you enjoy the music.

  • 01. If It Looks Like It Feels
  • 02. You Don't Need Money (To Have a Good Time)
  • 03. In the Folds
  • 04. Five Rooms
  • 05. Let It Ride
  • 06. Just To Keep You Warm
  • 07. Knew Your Name
  • 08. Burned By Fire
  • 09. Wish You Well

Country Mile

Released May 1, 2014

Country Mile is American Nomad's first full length record produced by Grammy winner Laurie Lewis. It was recorded at Bird and Egg Studio in July 2013. The songs were mixed by Nino Moschella at Bird and Egg Studio and mastered by Ken Lee at Ken Lee Mastering. Featured on the recording are Hassan El-Tayyab, Shiloh Parkerson, Ryan Lukas, Mikiya Matsuda, Mike Daillak, Tristan Clarridge, Matt Crimp, Patrick Sauber, Laurie Lewis, Spencer Jarret, Kathy Kallick and the T Sisters. Thanks to the friends and fans who contributed to our Kickstarter campaign and made this project financially possible. We are forever grateful to you all. Enjoy the music!

  • 01. 1849
  • 02. Country Mile
  • 03. Love of My Life Tonight
  • 04. Big Boned Woman (Ray LaMontagne cover)
  • 05. Legions of War
  • 06. With Grace
  • 07. Be Here Now

Live at the Freight & Salvage

Recorded May 30, 2013

American Nomad's only live release to date was recorded at the Freight & Salvage Coffee House in Berkeley, CA on May 30th, 2013. This event was part of a music series called New Voices, founded by Bay Area bluegrass icon Laurie Lewis. Each concert features up and coming American roots talent from the west coast. Featured on the recording is Hassan El-Tayyab and Shiloh Parkerson on rhythm guitar and vocals, Ryan Lukas on stand up bass and harmony vocals, Matt Crimp on violin, and Mikiya Matsuda on pedal steel and dobro.

To purchase the album, drop by one of our upcoming shows or send us a request via email.

  • 01. Ramona
  • 02. With Grace
  • 03. Country Mile
  • 04. Love of My Life Tonight

Temple Sunrise EP

Released January 2011

Temple Sunrise was American Nomad's Debut EP, released in January of 2011. The album's title track was recognized as a finalist in the 2011 International Songwriting Competition for best Instrumental song. In addition, the debut EP was recognized with an honorable mention at the prestigious Rocky Mountain Folks Festival Troubador Competition. Featured on the recording are Hassan El-Tayyab on rhythm guitar and vocals, Mike Daillak on percussion, Mary Redente, Olinde Mandell and Mark Lipman on harmony vocals, Ben Andrews on violin, Justin Purtill on electric guitar, and Will Rzad on stand up bass. All tracks were recorded at I Am We Studios in El Cerrito, CA.

  • 01. Ramona
  • 02. Worst Best Man
  • 03. Single Mother's Day
  • 04. Hole in My Heart
  • 05. Temple Sunrise