Jim Lauderdale’s Game Changer
Jul19

Jim Lauderdale’s Game Changer

New Release Jim Lauderdale Photo: LTTL ‘Game Changer’ Jim Lauderdale’s New Album Out August 26, 2022 Urbane Americana/country songwriter, singer and host Jim Lauderdale kicks off Game Changer – his 35th full-length album – with the first single “That Kind Of Life (That Kind Of Day)” a rollicking ode to what Jim calls “the sentiment and wishes for others to have a good life.” Lauderdale had the...

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Jim Lauderdale’s Alien Creation

We review the new offering from the prolific one – Jim Lauderdale Jim Lauderdale in Nashville 2019 – Photo: LTTL By Rob Dickens I keep a pretty close tally of every show I’ve attended over the years – it can come in very handy, both to remind and recount. But I admit that I have lost count of the number of times I’ve seen Jim Lauderdale perform. I know the first one – at The Station Inn in Nashville...

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Pre-AmericanaFest Landing Party
Sep12

Pre-AmericanaFest Landing Party

Read about our TriFest Tour music travels 10 September 2018 Nashville TN – TriFest Music Tour   Words -Rob Dickens Images -Jim Jacob   A benign day of recovering from jet lag and setting up for the week ahead at the Americana Music Conference and Festival (AmericanaFest) was put on its head at night. Atomic Music Group hosted a pre-AmericanaFest shindig at a new hotel in downtown Nashville (there are plenty of those...

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My Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016
Sep27

My Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016

Read my review of the Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016 Nashville Tennessee 27 September 2016 It has been another incredible few days. The Americana Music Conference Festival and Conference (aka AmericanaFest) this year has been crammed with so many highlights that will resonate with me for years to come. This is my fourth consecutive Americanafest and about my eighth visit to Music City.  The more times I come here the...

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Musical Cup Runneth Over – Nashville Day 11
Sep26

Musical Cup Runneth Over – Nashville Day 11

Read about our visit to Nashville’s music attractions Our last full day in Nashville. In the morning we headed up to Centennial Park west of downtown where the Parthenon sits quietly as the centrepiece among the vast park lawns. The re-creation of the 42-foot statue Athena is the focus of the Parthenon just as it was in ancient Greece. The building and the Athena statue are both full-scale replicas of the Athenian originals....

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