John Fullbright and The Liar
Jul25

John Fullbright and The Liar

New Release John Fullbright John Fullbright – Photo: LTTL John Fullbright First Album in Eight Years – ‘The Liar’ Out September 30 First came the astounding From The Ground Up (2012) and then the intense and sparse Songs (2014) and then…nothing until now. John Fullbright has a Grammy nomination, an Americana Music Association gong, plus recognition from ASCAP and the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame, all in...

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Fayettevilleroots Festival Day # One
Aug30

Fayettevilleroots Festival Day # One

Read our review of day one of Fayetteville Roots Festival USA Music Tour 2015 Day 8 Fayetteville Arkansas Fayetteville is a college town, home to the University of Arkansas.  It is located in the northwest of the State, deep in the Ozark Mountains, and is Arkansas’s third-largest city with a population of around 80,000. Even though our stay here will measure five nights, we are not going to get anywhere near a broad view of the...

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Fayetteville In The Ozark Mountains
Aug29

Fayetteville In The Ozark Mountains

Read our lead-up to day one of the Fayetteville Roots festival USA Music Tour 2015 Day 7 Fayetteville Arkansas Thursday 27 August The morning was all about work. Not the 9-to-5-paid-job type of work. But work requiring planning and co-ordination among the tour group. Having fun at a new festival in a new town is not that easy folks. Really! Here’s the morning list of chores for the three of us on this, our first day, given that...

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Day 2 @ Americanafest
Sep20

Day 2 @ Americanafest

Read about our day two at the Americana Music Festival 2013   I sat in on a few conference sessions today – emerging issues in the music industry – piracy, streaming and other on-line issues – the use of emails versus social media in band promotion and – a great interview with Roseanne Cash about her album The List and her upcoming release The River and The Thread which features Amy Helm, John Paul White,...

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John Fullbright – From The Ground Up
Jan22

John Fullbright – From The Ground Up

Read our lightning review of John Fullbright’s new release Very occasionally, when you put on some music for the first time, something happens. It’s as if some invisible arms are released from the speakers that grab you by the shoulders and they SHAKE YOU UP. This is such an album for me – John Fullbright From The Ground Up. Don’t miss this one – you might just regret it. Released on Blue Dirt Records...

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