October 2012


Jimkata On Tour Now in Support of New EP, 'Die Digital'

Submitted by Brotherly Love… on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 6:44 pm

Now touring to support their innovative, fan-funded record Die Digital, Jimkata has been a mainstay of the Northeast for years. Recent traction stemming from the rise of electronic dance music (EDM) has afforded them the opportunity to continue expanding their signature brand of song-oriented electro-rock. Analog synthesizers and heavy bass notes fill the electronic role, while big guitars create space for shredding within the structure of pure indie rock.

American Drive Debuts on Billboard's Bluegrass Album Chart

Submitted by Rural Rhythm Records on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 5:53 pm

Rural Rhythm Records is very proud to announce the new self-titled album by AMERICAN DRIVE made its debut on Billboard's Top Bluegrass Albums chart at #11 this week.  Band members Rickey Wasson, Dwight MCall, Matt DeSpain and Kyle Perkins are also celebrat

Wanda Jackson, Merle Haggard & Buck Owens headline Omnivore Record Store Day

Submitted by conqueroo on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 5:34 pm

Record Store Day comes but once a year, but its Back to Black Friday event in November brings the focus back to independent record stores during the biggest shopping day of the year. And for Omnivore Recordings, it’s an important and fun event.


Arlo Guthrie Tribute To Woody's 100th @ Boulder Theater

Submitted by Boulder Theater on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 11:56 am

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Here Comes the Kid….Arlo Guthrie’s Solo Tribute to Woody to the Boulder Theater on Saturday, March 30th, 2013.  Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 10:00 am for $30 general admission seated, $40 reserved & $47.50 gold circle.Arlo pays tribute to his father, Woody Guthrie, American folk artist for his 100th birthday!Throughout his own career Arlo Guthrie has honored his father in song as well as in life.

John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension | 'Now Here This' | Review

Submitted by Dylan Muhlberg on Sat, 10/27/2012 - 1:05 pm

The only detractor to using the word jazz to describe a genre of music that is too many different progressions have made it useless as an adjective. What does it mean when something is “jazzy”? Many would here a walking bass line accompanied by swinging guitar licks and a brass section leading a melody. Others might think of Flamenco, Indian sitar styling, or Bluegrass. Many fans prefer the Modal or Cool sound and the artists of that classic period.

International Songwriting Competition - Deadline Extended

Submitted by International … on Sat, 10/27/2012 - 11:15 am

Due to high demand, the International Songwriting Competition (ISC) has extended the deadline for entering songs until November 1, 2012. ISC is open to amateur and professional songwriters, and entries are accepted online through the ISC platform, Sonicbids, ReverbNation, Broadjam, or through the mail.