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Showcases at Americana Festival Now Open
Feb13

Showcases at Americana Festival Now Open

Apply now for a performance spot at AmericanaFest in Nashville SHEL at AmericanaFest 2018 – photo: LTTL 2019 Showcase Submissions Now Open Interested in playing for some of the top Americana tastemakers and industry in the USA? Showcase submissions for Americanafest 2019 are now open and will be accepted until Monday March 25, 2019. There are two ways to submit: Submissions are open to anyone via the Americana Music...

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Australians At FAI 2019
Jan23

Australians At FAI 2019

Read about Australian artists performing at FAI 2019 in Montreal Folk Alliance International 2019 Montreal Canada Folk Alliance International (FAI) is the world’s largest gathering of the folk music industry and community. It has long held ties to the rich musical traditions of Australia, providing our local performers with a foothold into the North American festival market as well as direct access to agents, managers and media for...

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Sam Bush: The Full Picture
Oct31

Sam Bush: The Full Picture

Read about the new documentary on bluegrass icon Sam Bush   Sam Bush has done just about everything there is to do musically. He has been a prize-winning teenager, key figure in the ‘new grass’ revolution, member of Bluegrass Alliance, New Grass Revival, Emmylou Harris’s Nash Ramblers, revered solo artist (seven albums and a live DVD), collaborator and multiple award winner (including an Americana Music...

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The Weeping Willows Spread Their Roots
Oct30

The Weeping Willows Spread Their Roots

Catch our interview with The Weeping Willows talking about their USA Tour   By Rob Dickens         Last week I met with Laura Coates and Andy Wrigglesworth from the Melbourne, Australia-based duo The Weeping Willows. The year 2018 has been action-packed for them with three international trips under their belts to promote their music and establish a stronger footing and support base overseas.  They have...

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RIP Tony Joe White
Oct26

RIP Tony Joe White

Read about the passing of the great swamp rocker Tony Joe White   Legendary swamp rocker Tony Joe White has passed away, aged 75. Famous for his gravelly voice, fuzzy guitar and driving blues boogie style, he has penned some memorable songs including breakthrough hits “Polk Salad Annie” and “Rainy Night In Georgia”, both from 1967.  His songs have been covered by the likes of Elvis Presley, Tina Turner and...

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Gregory Alan Isakov – Australian Tour 2019
Oct24

Gregory Alan Isakov – Australian Tour 2019

Read about Gregory Alan Isakov’s Australian tour and new album This slideshow requires JavaScript.   Gregory Alan Isakov announces his first ever Australian tour, confirming a run of headline shows along with his appearance at Port Fairy Folk Festival this March. Isakov is based in Colorado, after moving from his birthplace of Johannesburg, South Africa and being raised in Philadelphia PA.  He has been touring since the age...

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