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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Australian Music Festivals 2024
Nov04

Australian Music Festivals 2024

Music festivals Australia 2024 Port Fairy Folk Festival – Photo: LTTL Australian Music Festivals 2024 Over 400 Events This List Updated February 2024 Welcome to the 2024 and SIXTH annual edition! This list of Australian events published on Listening Through The Lens has grown steadily and now, at the time of the initial publication of this article, has hit well over the 400 mark. The first fly-through of all these...

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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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USA Music Festivals 2024
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USA Music Festivals 2024

USA Music Festivals 2024 UPDATED FEBRUARY 2024 Roots n Blues n BBQ 2018 – Photo: LTTL USA Music Festivals 2024 Over 1000 Events Listed Here USA Music Festivals 2024 Welcome to the 2024 and NINTH annual edition! The COVID years have been tough for live music and events that don’t have a lot of wriggle in the bottom line for an enforced sabbatical and have therefore felt the sting of that enforced hiatus. We have kept a...

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Albums Of The Month – October 2023
Oct04

Albums Of The Month – October 2023

Our Top Six Albums October 23 Steep Canyon Rangers – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases October 2023 Our Top Six Albums October 23 By Rob Dickens Ben Gage Two Singing Songs Independent 3 November 2023 Despite the title, there are ten captivating tracks on Two Singing Songs. From Akron, Ohio, Ben Gage only ditched his tech-sector job in 2021 to pursue a much more precarious career in music. I can see why he made that choice. A...

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Albums Of The Month – September 2023
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Albums Of The Month – September 2023

Our Top Six Albums September 23 Jason Eady – Photo: LTTL Top Six Album Releases September 2023 Our Top Six Albums September 23 By Rob Dickens Darrell Scott String Band Old Cane Back Rocker HERE Records/Soundly Music 11 August 2023 Another prized entry in the Darrell Scott journal. Never one to forget critical traditions, Scott turns in a dynamic collection steeped in bluegrass and New Grass this time around. Scott plays guitar,...

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