Albums Of The Month – June 2024
May31

Albums Of The Month – June 2024

Our Top Six Albums June 2024 Silverada – Photo: Eric Cain Top Six Album Releases June 2024 Our Top Six Albums June 2024 By Rob Dickens Chris Smither All About The Bones Signature Sounds 3 May 2024 He might be turning eighty this year, but there’s no slowing down for this folk blues icon, in what is Chris Smither’s twentieth record. All About The Bones is an apt title as the songs here are stripped of all their flesh...

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Albums Of The Month – May 2024
Apr30

Albums Of The Month – May 2024

Our Top Six Albums May 2024 The Yearlings – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases May 2024 Our Top Six Albums May 2024 By Rob Dickens Charm Of Finches Marlinchen In The Snow SPUNK! Records 19 April 2024 Charm Of Finches are sisters and musical soul mates Mabel and Ivy Windred-Wornes. Their third full-length album was the head-turning and award-winning Wonderful Oblivion, released in 2021. In February 2023 the sisters spent a month...

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Old 97’s ‘American Primitive’
Apr19

Old 97’s ‘American Primitive’

New album Old 97’s Rhett Miller, Old 97’s – Photo: LTTL Alt. Country Pioneers Old 97’s Release New Album ‘American Primitive’ Out Now Much-loved Old 97’s have delivered another exhilarating mix of power rhythms and rocking country ballads. Art work by Tex Hammond, son of bassist Murry Hammond The band’s thirteenth studio album American Primitive (produced by Tucker Martine and via ATO Records)...

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Albums Of The Month – April 2024
Mar30

Albums Of The Month – April 2024

Our Top Six Albums April 2024 JJ Grey & Mofro – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases April 2024 Our Top Six Albums April 2024 By Rob Dickens Claire Anne Taylor Giving It All Away Cheatin’ Hearts Records 16 February 2024 It’s no surprise that Claire Anne Taylor was a winner of ‘Best Live Voice’ at the Australian National Live Music Awards. The Tasmanian singer-songwriter has upped the ante with this,...

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Albums Of The Month – March 2024
Feb29

Albums Of The Month – March 2024

Our Top Six Albums March 2024 Kyshona – Photo: Anna Haas Top Six Album Releases March 2024 Our Top Six Albums March 2024 By Rob Dickens Jobi Riccio Whiplash Yep Roc Records 8 September 2023 A glowing new presence. The Denver-native, Nashville-based Jobi Riccio has released a stunning debut. Riccio has a young Joni-Mitchell assuredness and maturity, already named the 2023 recipient of the Newport Folk John Prine Songwriter...

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Albums Of The Month – February 2024
Feb01

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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