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fayettevilleroots 2016 – day three 
Sep02

fayettevilleroots 2016 – day three 

Read our review of day three Fayettevilleroots festival 2016 27 August 2016 Fayetteville Arkansas Some early morning tasks to do, involving technology (as usual!), including a drive to the nearest AT & T store to get my iPad sim card replaced and working. The thirty-minute walk to the festival site at The Town Centre reminded me why the organisers are smart in having the festival indoors. It was warm and steamy and the air...

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The Milk Carton Kids – Monterey – A Review
Jun24

The Milk Carton Kids – Monterey – A Review

Read our review of Monterey by The Milk Carton Kids The Milk Carton Kids are Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan.  Kenneth plays a 1954 Martin 0-15 and Joey a 1951 Gibson J45.  On record and on stage, they sing and play in a delightful unison that’s incredibly beautiful to behold, with magical, gentle harmonies and delicate, interwoven guitar work.  On the two occasions I’ve seen them perform live, they have been incredibly...

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Another Day Another Time, Various Artists – A Review
Mar25

Another Day Another Time, Various Artists – A Review

Read our review of T Bone Burnett’s ‘Another Day Another Time’   This site is turning into a shrine to super producer T Bone Burnett. The last three new albums that I have come across – The Phosphorescent Blues by Punch Brothers, Rhiannon Gidden’s Tomorrow Is My Turn and the subject release of this article – have all been produced (in part or in full) by Burnette.  All three albums are out on...

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The Milk Carton Kids Are A Joy To See And Hear
Jun10

The Milk Carton Kids Are A Joy To See And Hear

Read our review of The Milk Carton Kid’s ‘The Ash & Clay’ It’s taken me a little while – too long in fact. I’ve been hearing good things about The Milk Carton Kids over the past few weeks.  I then discovered that the duo had been nominated for Emerging Artist Of The Year in the Americana Honors and Awards in Nashville.  Knowing that there’s every chance that they would be performing while...

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