The Pinkerton Raid, hailing from North Carolina, recently blessed us with their latest offering, Wiggins Special (Freedom Ain’t Free). This enchanting song draws its inspiration from the remarkable story of Charlie Wiggins, widely recognized as the “Negro Speed King”. Combining elements of folk rock and americana, with a touch of timeless classic rock, The Pinkerton Raid has crafted a magical fusion sonic blend. The song’s meticulous arrangement, complemented by perfectly balanced vocals and effortless melodies, creates an immersive musical experience, and as the track progresses, it gradually builds towards a magnificent crescendo, particularly captivating listeners after the 3rd minute mark.
With its undeniable quality, lyrics accordance and vibrant energy, Wiggins Special (Freedom Ain’t Free) has the potential to stand among the official tracks of the prestigious Indianapolis 500.