GRAMMY Nominations 2018 – Roots Music Categories
Dec02

GRAMMY Nominations 2018 – Roots Music Categories

Read the nominations for the Roots Music 2018 Grammys This slideshow requires JavaScript.     Here are some selected 2018 Grammy Award nominees in the American Roots Music Field (plus a couple more). The winners will be announced and will air live from Madison Square Garden in New York City on Sunday January 28.  The eligibility period for nominees ran from October 1 2016 to September 30 2017. The 60th annual Grammy Awards...

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Steep Canyon Rangers Go Out In The Open
Nov25

Steep Canyon Rangers Go Out In The Open

Read about the forthcoming release from The Steep Canyon Rangers   Steep Canyon Rangers To Release Out In The Open January 26 2018   The Grammy Award-winning, North Carolina-based Steep Canyon Rangers are set to augment their rich recording history with Out In The Open (via Ramseur Records, out January 26 2018).  The band is rooted in a bluegrass aesthetic but have many strings to their bow as they easily move to country and...

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Eliot and James
Nov24

Eliot and James

get your ears to the tunes of Eliot Bronson’s captivating album James   By Rob Dickens   The Artist Eliot Bronson   The Album James   The Cover   The Release Date August 25, 2017   The Introduction Atlanta-based Americana singer-songwriter Bronson is originally from Baltimore.  Bronson grew up in a religious household – both his father and grandfather were Pentecostal ministers – and found shelter...

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Ben Miller Band – Choke Cherry Tree
Nov23

Ben Miller Band – Choke Cherry Tree

Read about Ben Miller Band’s new release and tour dates   The Ben Miller Band New Release Choke Cherry Tree Out January 26 2018   The Ben Miller Band is set to return with Choke Cherry Tree via New West Records on January 26, 2018.  The Joplin, Missouri-bred combo’s third album introduces a retooled lineup with Miller and fellow founding member Scott Leeper joined by new additions Rachel Ammons and Smilin’ Bob Lewis....

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American Folk – The Film, The Soundtrack, The Tour
Nov21

American Folk – The Film, The Soundtrack, The Tour

Read about the film American Folk featuring Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth    ‘American Folk’ Featuring Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth Our January 26 2018   The soundtrack for the acclaimed independent film American Folk starring musicians Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth will be released January 26 2018 via Thirty Tigers (now available for pre-order).  In advance of the release, the song “Someone Singing With Me” is...

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