Cowpokes For Camp’s Country Music Festival
Sep24

Cowpokes For Camp’s Country Music Festival

Read about Country Music Fest 2017 and Cowpokes For Camp The Mission at Cowpokes for Camp (C4C) is to “inspire, develop and enrich rural young people to reach their fullest potential as confident, responsible caring members of society in agriculture and equine education”. C4C’s programs help fund deserving rural children with scholarships and funding for: Summer Camp at Rawhide Ranch. (Rawhide Provides Animal &...

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Lee Roy Parnell – New Song
Sep24

Lee Roy Parnell – New Song

Watch the video for a new song from Lee Roy Parnell   By Rob Dickens Texan Lee Roy Parnell previewed a new song on Music City Roots last week.  Listening Through The Lens was there, as part of The Total Tennessee Tour.  Parnell put on a blistering set which captivated the crowd for this radio broadcast event.  It was also filmed and you can share what happened that night with the clip below – a new song ”Hours In...

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An Interview With Sierra Hull
Sep19

An Interview With Sierra Hull

Read our interview with award winning singer mandolinist Sierra Hull   Interview with Sierra Hull September 2017   By Rob Dickens   RD: Hi Sierra. Congratulations on your three further IBMA nominations this year. It must be a great honour for you particularly to get another nomination for Mandolin Player of the Year as there are so many wonderful players around? SH: It’s certainly an honor to be included in such a list...

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Bluesfest 2018 First Artist Announcement
Sep19

Bluesfest 2018 First Artist Announcement

Read about the first performers to be announced for Bluesfest 2018   THE BLUESFEST 2018 FIRST ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT ROBERT PLANT AND THE SENSATIONAL SPACE SHIFTERS LIONEL RICHIE  THE JOHN BUTLER TRIO  TASH SULTANA THE NEW POWER GENERATION  CHIC FEATURING NILE RODGERS  FIRST AID KIT  JOSE GONZALEZ MORCHEEBA GOV’T MULE  LUKAS NELSON & PROMISE OF THE REAL THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS ERIC GALES BOBBY RUSH  DUMPSTAPHUNK JOE...

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AmericanaFest 2017 Wrap
Sep19

AmericanaFest 2017 Wrap

Read about the Americana Music Festival and Conference Just Finished in Nashville By Rob Dickens Introduction “Watch Your Body Parts!” On the United flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles, there was a slightly over-zealous hostess whose commands were delivered within a ‘I-haven’t-got-all-day-to-serve-you’ customer ethos.  Somehow the expression is fitting for part of the survival guide for what we have...

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