‘Brace For Impact (Live A Little)’

Today’s Top Tune 28Apr16

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Lachlan Bryan & The Wildes – ‘The Mountain’ 

Today’s Top Tune – 18Mar16

Australian singer/songwriter Lachlan Bryan has released a video of the title track of his latest album The Mountain (2016).  Here it is.

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“Leaving Nashville”

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10Feb16

Charles Kelley is a founding member of the country music trio Lady Antebellum.  His debut Continue reading

“What’s Going On?” – Today’s Top Tune – 28Dec15

GRAMMY winners banjoist Alison Brown and blues Americana artist Keb’ Mo’ team up to record a roots-inflected version of Marvin Gaye’s classic “What’s Going On?”

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Today’s Top Tune – 22Dec15 – “Sometimes I Cry”

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The debut album from Chris Stapleton – Traveller (Mercury Records).  Formerly writer for others, lead vocals for rock grass outfit The SteelDrivers and finally his own record, released in 2015 and it has so far garnered three Country Music Awards and four Grammy nominations.

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Today’s Top Tune – “Riverside Blues” – 29Jun15

Chicago-based blues/roots guitarist Voo Davis sings “Riverside Blues” from his 2015 album Midnight Mist.

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“Big Man” – Today’s Top Tune – 22Jun15

Showcase on Americanafest 2015 #4

Honeyhoney – “Big Man” from the duo’s third album – 3 (Rounder Records)

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Comprised of twelve tracks bursting with soul and swagger, Rolling Stone recently named the highly anticipated record one of “20 Reasons To Love This Year,” declaring that “the fierce, ball-busting attitude that steered the boy-girl twosome during their DIY days is still on full display.”

For those going to Americanafest 2015 like me, you’ll get the chance to see this exciting duo (Benjamin Jaffe and Suzanne Santo) live there.  Other tour dates are here.

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