Steve Martin With His Banjo Hangs Out With The Steep Canyon Rangers Again In The Studio To Make (A) The Long Awaited Album!!
Aug19

Steve Martin With His Banjo Hangs Out With The Steep Canyon Rangers Again In The Studio To Make (A) The Long Awaited Album!!

Read about Steve Martin‘s new banjo project with Steep Canyon Rangers.     Comedian and movie star Steve Martin is no slouch with the banjo. In 2009 he released an album of almost all original tunes called The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo, issued on major label Rounder Records and produced by John McEuen of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Martin then joined forces with North Carolina’s bluegrass...

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JD McPherson’s Undivided Heart & Soul
Aug09

JD McPherson’s Undivided Heart & Soul

  Rocker JD McPherson To Return With New Album Undivided Heart & Soul October 6 2017 JD McPherson is set to return with Undivided Heart & Soul on October 6th, 2017. The eleven-song set was produced by McPherson and Dan Molad (Lucius, Tweedy) and was recorded at the Historic RCA Studio B™ in Nashville, TN. Undivided Heart & Soul (via New West Records) is McPherson’s first studio album in three years and follows his...

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John Prine in September 1978
Aug08

John Prine in September 1978

  John Prine Wide Release Live Album ‘SEPTEMBER 78’   In 1978, singer-songwriter John Prine returned home to Chicago for a concert appearance at the famed Park West club. The show was captured and a very limited edition album September 78 was released on 180 gram, 12-inch, orange vinyl only, initially released for Record Store Day on April 18, 2015. Now Oh Boy Records has announced that this recording will have...

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Gregg Allman’s Farewell
Jul28

Gregg Allman’s Farewell

Gregg Allman’s Final Studio Album ‘Southern Blood’ Released September 8 2017   Southern Blood by Gregg Allman (to be issued on September 8 via Rounder Records) will serve as a final testament from an artist whose contributions have truly shaped rock & roll throughout the past four decades. It will be Allman’s first all-new recording since 2011’s GRAMMY® Award-nominated solo landmark Low Country Blues, with...

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Woody Guthrie’s Ultimate Tribute
Jul25

Woody Guthrie’s Ultimate Tribute

  Bear Family Records To Release Three CD Boxed Set This September  Two Legendary Woody Guthrie Tribute Shows  Recaptured and Presented In Their Full State Plus Extras In 1972, Columbia Records and Warner Brother Records each released a separate live tribute to Woody Guthrie album (one at Carnegie Hall and the other at the Hollywood Bowl)— a rare cooperative effort between rival labels that speaks to the high reverence in which...

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Gathering Josh Ritter
Jul22

Gathering Josh Ritter

Josh Ritter’s New Album  Due September 22 First Single Premieres Extensive Tour Dates Announced Gathering and will be available September 22 2017 on Pytheas Recordings/Thirty Tigers (now available for pre-order.) In advance of the release, the album’s first single ‘Showboat’ recently premiered at NPR Music. The release of Gathering marks twenty years since Ritter began recording and performing music. Along with his...

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