Ryan Adams – Waiting To Derail
Jun14

Ryan Adams – Waiting To Derail

Read about the new book about Ryan Adams and Whiskeytown ‘Waiting to Derail: Ryan Adams and Whiskeytown, Alt-Country’s Brilliant Wreck’ By Thomas O’Keefe with Joe Oestreich   Many astute readers will know this.  Long before his career blossomed, years earlier than the Grammy nominations,  Ryan Adams at age twenty fronted a charged-up Raleigh, North Carolina, outfit called Whiskeytown.  The band’s other members were...

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New Music Releases – From 15 June 2018
Jun13

New Music Releases – From 15 June 2018

Catch up on the latest new music releases starting 15 June 2018   NEW RELEASES COMING AT YOU   Just Announced –  Tony Joe White, Jason Isbell, Jon Cleary, Blue Water Highway Out Now – Buddy Guy, Olivia Chaney, Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck Next Week –  Dawes, Jeffrey Foucault, Lera Lynn, Blue Water Highway Paul Cauthen   Catch up on the latest new music releases starting 15 June 2018   Plenty to see here this week....

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Revisit Sirens Of The Ditch
Jun12

Revisit Sirens Of The Ditch

Read about the deluxe re-issue of an early Jason Isbell album   Jason Isbell’s Sirens Of The Ditch Reissued In Deluxe Version Out Jul 13, 2018   New West Records is set to release a deluxe edition of Jason Isbell’s Sirens Of The Ditch on July 13 2018. Originally released in 2007, Isbell’s solo debut was met with critical acclaim.  Co-produced by Isbell and his former Drive-By Truckers’ band mate, Patterson Hood, Sirens Of...

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k.d. lang to receive 2018 Americana Honor
Jun09

k.d. lang to receive 2018 Americana Honor

Read about the second Americana honoree for AmericanaFest 2018 k.d. lang to appear at Americana Music Festival and Conference 2018 Recipient of Trailblazer Award   The Americana Music Association yesterday announced that k.d. lang will receive its Trailblazer Award at the 2018 Americana Honors and Awards Show. k.d. lang is a Western Canada native who began recording in 1984 with her independent release A Truly Western Experience.  Her...

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New Music Releases – From 8 June 2018
Jun06

New Music Releases – From 8 June 2018

Catch up on the latest new music releases starting 8 June 2018   NEW RELEASES COMING AT YOU   Just Announced –  The War and Treaty, Willie Nelson, The Devil Makes Three, Rosanne Cash, Jason Eady, River Whyless Out Now – Jesse Dayton, Anna Ege, Erin Rae, River Whyless Next Week –  Buddy Guy, Olivia Chaney, Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck   Catch up on the latest new music releases starting 8 June 2018   Highlights this...

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