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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The Birds Go Astray
Jul07

The Birds Go Astray

Read about the latest very surprising news from The Stray Birds   The Stray Birds Call Time   All originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, The Stray Birds started as a duo of acoustic buskers in early 2010 when Maya de Vitry and Oliver Craven met with their instruments, their voices, and their songs.  It didn’t take much convincing to get bassist Charlie Muench on board, and with the addition of a third unique and powerful...

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Out On The Weekend Festival 2018 – Headliner
Jul05

Out On The Weekend Festival 2018 – Headliner

Read the first announcement for Out On The Weekend 2018   Out On The Weekend To Return In 2018 Saturday October 13 Margo Price To Be Headliner   Love Police has announced that its Out On The Weekend Americana one-day extravaganza will return for year number five. Again, this special event will be held at the Seaworks facility at Williamstown VIC which will be refurbished. Here’s BT from Love Police: “Welcome to new and old...

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Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019
Jul05

Beth Hart – Australian Tour 2019

Read about Beth Hart’s Australian Tour in 2019   Beth Hart In Australia February 2019   Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Beth Hart returns to Australia next February for a special run of shows around the country.  No stranger to our shores, Hart is a regular visitor to Bluesfest in Byron Bay and has a loyal following both here and New Zealand where her first international single “LA Song (Out of This Town)” went...

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“Here Is My Song For The Asking”
Jul02

“Here Is My Song For The Asking”

Read all about the International Songwriting Competition 2018   No, this is not about Paul Simon‘s “Song For The Asking” off the classic Bridge Over Troubled Water album. This is about your song. Plus the chance  for you to gain some attention and reward for your composition. The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) has announced its panel of judges for the 2018 competition. Established in 2002, ISC is the...

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