Coal Country is duo Paul Coleman and Kris Hixon. They play traditional bluegrass in the “coal country” style, that is, the area of the American Southeast economically dominated by the mining industry from which they get their name.
“When My Knees Hit the Ground” is gospel themed bluegrass track that celebrates to the omnipresent grace of God. Coleman and Hixon’s guitar playing is lively, with beautiful melodies running throughout the song. “But I’m found/ When my knees hit the ground,” they sing. It’s an uplifting joyful track that celebrates the power of accepting one’s own spirituality.