Albums Of The Month – February 2024
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Albums Of The Month – February 2024

Our Top Six Albums February 2024 John Smith – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases February 2024 Our Top Six Albums February 2024 By Rob Dickens Clay Parker and Jodi James Your Very Own Dream Independent 19 January 2024 We’ve covered and praised the Louisianan pair Clay Parker and Jodi James before, including an interview in 2016. Following their self-titled debut EP in 2016 and 2018’s The Lonesomest Sound That Can...

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Join Rod Picott’s Captivating Tour
Jan11

Join Rod Picott’s Captivating Tour

Rod Picott – Starlight Tour Reviewed Rod Picott – Photo: Neilson Hubbard Rod Picott’s ‘Starlight Tour’ Out 2 February, 2024 By Rob Dickens Rod Picott is prolific. Not quite Charley-Crockett-like prolific, but he has amassed a stellar catalogue since his debut. Fast forward twenty-three years, twelve albums, three books and we have the stellar Starlight Tour. His blue-collar beginnings, the son of a...

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Albums Of The Month – January 2024
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Albums Of The Month – January 2024

Our Top Six Albums January 2024 The High Hawks – Photo: Michael Weintrob Top Six Album Releases January 2024 Our Top Six Albums January 2024 By Rob Dickens Bill Jackson 1965 Independent Bandcamp Link HERE Bill Jackson’s previous three albums were a vivid trilogy of colourful tales, reminding us of key events and characters in Australian folklore history. With his regular songwriter brother Ross plus the gifted Kerryn...

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Albums Of The Month – December 2023
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Albums Of The Month – December 2023

Our Top Six Albums December 23 US 23 Country Music Highway Museum, Kentucky – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases December 2023 Our Top Six Albums December 23 By Rob Dickens Balsam Range Kinetic Tone Mountain Home Music Company 1 December 2023 After some fifteen years of music-making with its original lineup, North Carolina’s Balsam Range has had to adapt to the departure of Darren Nicholson. With the upcoming...

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Balsam Range’s ‘Kinetic Tone’ Is Pitch Perfect
Nov15

Balsam Range’s ‘Kinetic Tone’ Is Pitch Perfect

New album Balsam Range Balsam Range Bluegrass A-listers Balsam Range New Album ‘ Kinetic Tone’ Out 1 December, 2023 After some fifteen years of music-making with its original lineup, North Carolina’s Balsam Range has had to adapt to the departure of Darren Nicholson. With the upcoming strident and dynamic Kinetic Tone, their tenth collection for Mountain Home Music Company, the group shows a definitive bold...

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Albums Of The Month – November 2023
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Albums Of The Month – November 2023

Our Top Six Albums November 23 Jason Hawk Harris – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases November 2023 Our Top Six Albums November 23 By Rob Dickens Brad Butcher East Of Everything Independent 22 September 2023 Queensland’s Brad Butcher has had a twenty-year career, garnering eight Golden Guitar nominations (with two wins), plus countless other music award nods. Somewhat surprisingly, East Of Everything is only his sixth full...

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