Who’s Who Bluesfest 2019
Aug01

Who’s Who Bluesfest 2019

Line-up reveal time now for 30th Bluesfest Byron Bay 2019   Organisers of Bluesfest have announced the thirtieth anniversary line-up for the five-day event in 2019. Again to be located at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, just outside Byron Bay over the Easter long weekend (Thursday 18 April to Monday 22 April 2019), the festival will put out up to twelve hours of music each day on multiple stages, along with food and market stalls and...

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Guest Writers Welcome – Contact Us
Jul27

Guest Writers Welcome – Contact Us

We are looking for music loving people to guest write for us   It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn’t give it up because by that time I was too famous. – columnist and humorist Robert Benchley   At Listening Through The Lens, we are looking for you, your mind and your pen (or maybe computer!). We are looking for anyone who loves roots music to write an article about their experiences for...

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At Last..The Essence Of Bob Dylan..To Be Found..In..Tulsa OK
Jul19

At Last..The Essence Of Bob Dylan..To Be Found..In..Tulsa OK

See the first images of the to-be-constructed Bob Dylan Centre   An ideal place, sharing the city where his spiritual folk musician mentor Woody Guthrie is honored. The Bob Dylan Centre will be built in Tulsa Oklahoma, construction to commence in 2019 with estimated completion in 2021.  To be permanently located on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Oklahoma’s vibrant and colourful Tulsa Arts District, close to the Woody Guthrie Centre,...

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Ken Burns Turns To Country Music
Jul16

Ken Burns Turns To Country Music

Read about Ken Burns’s new documentary project ‘Country Music’     Acclaimed Documentary Film Maker Ken Burns New Project ‘Country Music’ Released in 2019   Ken Burns has been involved in some of the most important documentary series ever made.  From The Civil War decades ago through The West, The Dust Bowl, Prohibition, Baseball: The Tenth Inning and, most recently, the revelatory The Vietnam War, he and...

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The New Bluegrass Music Hall Of Fame & Museum
Jul13

The New Bluegrass Music Hall Of Fame & Museum

Read about the new Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum     The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum New Facility Opening October 2018   The Museum was launched by the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) in the early 1990’s but is now a separate organization with an independent Board of Trustees.  However, both organisations remain aligned and work closely together as evidenced by the work to exhibit and...

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Advertise With Us
Jul07

Advertise With Us

See what ad sponsorship and promo opportunities we offer on this site     Like to advertise on this site? Our mission here at Listening Through The Lens is to help spread the word about roots music around the world. We publish album reviews, live show coverage, provide the latest news, program community radio spots, cover festivals and lead music tours.   What can we offer? There are a number of options: sponsored articles about you...

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