David Rawlings – New Song Available
Aug03

David Rawlings – New Song Available

  DAVID RAWLINGS and ‘CUMBERLAND GAP’ THE 1ST SINGLE FROM NEW ALBUM As mentioned on this site before, Americana/traditional singer, songwriter and guitarist David Rawlings will release Poor David’s Almanack on August 11 via Acony Records. Rawlings and longtime compatriot Gillian Welch joined together with Willie Watson, Paul Kowert, Brittany Haas, Ketch Secor, and Taylor and Griffin Goldsmith of Dawes to produce a...

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Mustered Courage For MountainGrass 2017
Aug03

Mustered Courage For MountainGrass 2017

  Mustered Courage Joins MountainGrass Festival 2017 One of Australia’s best bluegrass bands (and one of our great favourites here at Listening Through The Lens) is heading to the tiny town of Harrietville this November. Melbourne-based Mustered Courage will be joining MountainGrass Festival 2017.  A band to be reckoned with as they showcase bluegrass mixed with just about anything, all delivered with high energy and...

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AmericanaFest 2017 – Final Round Artist Announcement
Aug02

AmericanaFest 2017 – Final Round Artist Announcement

  The Americana Music Association Announces Final Round of Artists For AmericanaFest 2017 The Americana Music Association announced today the final round of almost 300 artists slated to perform at the 18th Annual AMERICANAFEST: The Americana Music Festival & Conference, which runs from September 12-17 in Nashville, TN.  Listening Through The Lens will be covering the event, our fifth consecutive. Check out the most recent...

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Old Crow Medicine Show with Valerie June Tour Australia
Jul27

Old Crow Medicine Show with Valerie June Tour Australia

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW RETURN TO AUSTRALIA PERFORMING “BLONDE ON BLONDE” WITH SPECIAL GUEST VALERIE JUNE Acclaimed U.S. folk music revivalists Old Crow Medicine Show today announced they will return to Australia for the first time in eight years to play their Blonde on Blonde show in a string of East Coast dates this September and October. The show will pay tribute to their music icon Bob Dylan by playing his seminal 1966 double album...

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Aaron Lee Tasjan – Neo Video
Jul26

Aaron Lee Tasjan – Neo Video

  Aaron Lee Tasjan Releases New Clip ‘Till The Town Goes Dark’ Lifted From Album Silver Tears East Nashvillian Aaron Lee Tasjan released Silver Tears last year to great and deserved acclaim.  That collection made Listening Through The Lens‘s best albums of 2016, in fact. Since that release, Tasjan has been nominated for Emerging Artist of the Year by the Americana Music Association and will be embarking on a...

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Out On The Weekend Festival 2017
Jul25

Out On The Weekend Festival 2017

OUT ON THE WEEKEND Festival 2017 Saturday 14 October Line-Up Released Justin Townes Earle Son Volt Traveller (Jonny Fritz, Robert Ellis & Cory Chisel) All Our Exes Live In Texas * The Deslondes Robbie Fulks * Fanny Lumsden * The Sadies Joshua Hedley * Raised by Eagles Freya Josephine Hollick * Davidson Brothers Moonee Valley Drifters   Tickets on Sale 9AM Friday, July 28, 2017   The finest sounds in the international and...

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