Some Images from 2018
Jan01

Some Images from 2018

Here is a small selection of our photographs from 2018 – great memories By Jim Jacob         From the USA – Columbia Missouri, Nashville Tennessee, Bristol Virginia/Tennessee From Melbourne Victoria Australia – St Kilda, Brighton From Tasmania Australia – Launceston From my backyard Images that make the year just gone, a little closer.  Hope you like them.                                                        ...

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Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019
Jul05

Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019

Read about Beth Hart’s Australian Tour in 2019   Beth Hart In Australia February 2019   Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Beth Hart returns to Australia next February for a special run of shows around the country.  No stranger to our shores, Hart is a regular visitor to Bluesfest in Byron Bay and has a loyal following both here and New Zealand where her first international single “LA Song (Out of This Town)” went...

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Grant-Lee Phillips goes Counter-Clockwise
Nov20

Grant-Lee Phillips goes Counter-Clockwise

Read about Grant-Lee Phillips’ new album “WIDDERSHINS”   By Jim Jacob New Release – WIDDERSHIN ( To proceed counterclockwise) Release date : 23/02/2018 Released through : YEP ROC RECORDS   We at Listening Through The Lens are big fans of Grant-Lee Phillips.  His last album The Narrows (2016) had us doffing our collective hats.  You can read our earlier review HERE. Nashville via California singer songwriter...

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What is your favorite Cowboy song?
May02

What is your favorite Cowboy song?

give us your best cowboy songs for playing on a radio program by Jim Jacob I am involved in community radio and would like your help with my next program. This time around I would like to focus on, with your help, Cowboy songs. Let me know what your favorite Cowboy song is (Cowgirl , Outlaw , etc)  and it may get to the program. A list of songs submitted and those chosen (about 30 tracks would be great) will be posted on this website....

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Downtown Nashville Ramble
Apr28

Downtown Nashville Ramble

see our gallery of downtown nashville music city home of AmericanaFest     By Jim Jacob Loved this place , Nashville , and loved it even more after I learnt that it boasts Davey Crockett as its first celebrity (too much Walt Disney as a child). A beautiful city with , what seems like, a end list of iconic buildings , events , venues and gigs. A great place to visit.     The Total Tennessee Tour will be here September 2017 to embrace...

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