Blackie and the Rodeo Kings – News
Oct05

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings – News

Read about Canada’s Blackie and the Rodeo Kings new material   NEW VIDEO, TOUR ANNOUNCED, ‘KINGS and KINGS’ ON VINYL TOUR DATES BEGIN OCTOBER 20 2017 FEATURING SPECIAL GUESTS BRUCE COCKBURN, MATT ANDERSEN, AND SAM PALLADIO IN OTTAWA, AND DAN AYKROYD IN KINGSTON   Introduction The best band I almost saw. Canada’s enigmatic and brilliant trio Blackie and The Rodeo Kings were due to play a set at...

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The Station Inn and Darrell Scott
Sep26

The Station Inn and Darrell Scott

read about The Station Inn Nashville and Darrell Scott’s new release   By Rob Dickens   New Darrell Scott Music Acclaimed singer songwriter Darrell Scott has just revealed he has a new project well in the works. It’s a live recording and in one of Nashville’s most tradition-laden venues, The Station Inn, which is featured on the front sleeve of the new CD.  Live At The Station Inn was recorded with Scott,...

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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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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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An Interview With Jerry Douglas
Sep18

An Interview With Jerry Douglas

Read our interview with dobro maestro and producer Jerry Douglas   Interview with Jerry Douglas September 2017   By Rob Dickens   RD: Jerry, congratulations on the new album What If Firstly, the Jerry Douglas Band has been around for two of three years – how did you go about assembling this virtuoso ensemble and did you always consider going into the studio together at some point? JD: Beginning in the Spring of 2016, I...

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