Tyler moved to Nashville in January 2015 and has been working with songwriters on new material for his album since then. “Love Is Your Name” was the first song that came out of those sessions. In April, Tyler officially signed a record deal with Scott Borchetta‘s Dot Records
Tyler explained that his appreciation for country music has deep roots, identifying The Everly Brothers, Patsy Cline, Dan Hicks, and The Lovin’ Spoonful, artists he listened to growing up, among his influences in country and folk. Tyler himself describes it as being “a little bit between Steven Tyler and Mumford & Sons and the Everly Brothers.