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Small Town Songs With Broken Creek
May16

Small Town Songs With Broken Creek

Broken Creek Duo Reviewed Erin Heycox and Lachlan Heycox Broken Creeks’ Striking Debut Release “Small Town Anthropologies’ 20 May 2022 By Rob Dickens Broken Creek are Erin Heycox (vocals/fiddle) and Lachlan Heycox (guitar/banjo/mandolin/percussion). Small Town Anthropologies is an impressive debut, drawing on a variety of folk and old-time traditional material, showcasing over the ten tracks a tasteful blend of...

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Albums Of The Month – May 2022
Apr30

Albums Of The Month – May 2022

Our Top Six Releases May 22 Paul Cauthen – Photo: LTTL Top Six Releases May 2022 Our Top Six Releases May 22 By Rob Dickens Allison Forbes Dead Men Tell No Tales Independent 15 April 2022 Allison Forbes proves that her previous, debut, album Bonedigger was no flash in the pan. For that release, this Tamworth-bred country artist received four prestigious Golden Guitar nominations at the 2021 Tamworth Country Music Festival,...

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Peter Rowan Calls Us From On High
Apr15

Peter Rowan Calls Us From On High

New album Peter Rowan ‘Calling You From My Mountain’ The Forthcoming Release From Peter Rowan Out June 24, 2022 A new album from pioneering American roots musician Peter Rowan is coming, entitled Calling You From My Mountain (out June 24 via Rebel Records). The new release will feature original and traditional songs from Rowan and his multi-generational band, plus guests Shawn Camp, Billy Strings, Molly...

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Jan Dale Takes Us On An Enticing Trip
Apr09

Jan Dale Takes Us On An Enticing Trip

Jan Dale’s ‘Chasing Music’ Book Reviewed Jan Dale Intrepid and Vivid Travel Memoir Is A Must For Music Lovers Jan Dale’s Book ‘Chasing Music’ Out Now “My Crazy Campervan Adventures in America” By Rob Dickens Review Imagine this. It’s 1992, Jan Dale puts her life in Australia on pause after gathering a modest travel budget together, heads alone to America for a long music and life...

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Grammy Winners 2022 – Roots Music Categories
Apr05

Grammy Winners 2022 – Roots Music Categories

Grammy Winners Roots Music 2022 Cedric Burnside – Photo: LTTL Los Lobos – Photo: LTTL Francesco Turrisi and Rhiannon Giddens – Photo: LTTL Grammy Awards 2022 Winners – Selected Categories The Grammys, eh? Eighty six categories? Bigger than Ben Hur? Relevance to the music featured in this corner of the World Wide Web? The nominees were announced just before I went on a trip with friends to a former goldfield...

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