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Cottonwood Boys

  • In the ghost town of Spokane, South Dakota, you'll find a lonely grave. It's the final resting place of James Shepard who, as legend has it, was shot down in cold blood over a worthless silver claim.Clayton Ryan was inspired by Shepard's story during a visit to the Spokane ghost town. He teamed up with Tom Frear to write their new single the "Watchman of Spokane."