The Social Power Of Music
Dec13

The Social Power Of Music

Check out the new boxed set on ‘The Social Power of Music’   Smithsonian Folkways Recordings Announces New Box Set: The Social Power of Musicto be released February 22, 2019   On February 22,  2019 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings will release The Social Power of Music, a new box set that examines the roles of music in our lives from many angles and through many voices.  Over four CDs, 80+ tracks and an illustrated 124-page...

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Vandoliers Deliver Forever
Dec12

Vandoliers Deliver Forever

Read about the new release ‘Forever’ by Vandoliers   Vandoliers Release ‘Forever’ February 22 2019 First Single “Trouble Maker” Out   Vandoliers will release their third album Forever on February 22, 2019 (the band’s first outing on Bloodshot Records). Produced and recorded by Adam Hill (producer for recent albums from Low Cut Connie, The Bo-Keys, Deer Tick, Don Bryant, Zeshan B) at American...

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Danny Burns and Friends – A Collaborative Gem
Dec07

Danny Burns and Friends – A Collaborative Gem

Read our review of ‘North Country’ by Danny Burns   By Rob Dickens       When I saw Danny Burns a while back at Music City Roots (please find a new venue MCR, we miss your intelligent spirit!), I learned a few facts – a lad from County Donegal in Ireland, given the opportunity to work with some impressive musicians, a new album with some gifted contributors, the new songs previewed that night sounded strong. Well the...

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Australian Roots Music Festivals 2019
Dec06

Australian Roots Music Festivals 2019

See our list of roots music festivals in Australia for 2019   We started this list for much the same reasons as our USA version.  It’s hard to find a single location that has a sufficient number and details of the many roots music festivals that take place in Australia each year.  We also like a simple list with relevant website links for easy connection, plus in some sort of intelligible order.  Below we present the festivals, first...

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GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 – Places Now Open
Dec01

GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 – Places Now Open

Read about how to join our fully-guided USA music tour September 2019     Listening Through The Lens presents The GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 9 – 30 September   Arrive Nashville downtown independently Nashville Tennessee – 7 nights Americana Music Festival and Conference Americana Honors and Awards Show (premium seats) Knoxville Tennessee – 1 night Asheville North Carolina – 2 nights Earl Scruggs Centre Biltmore...

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