On August 5th, 2017, the rock 'n' roll quartet The Southern Belles will independently release their third studio album "In the Middle of the Night." They'll be touring the east coast from Florida to West Virginia throughout July in support of the release, mixing festival dates and club shows. To celebrate the album, they will headline The Broadberry in their hometown of Richmond, Virginia on August 5th. Full tour dates can be found below:
Grateful Web recently had the chance to speak with keyboardist and producer Chad Staehly. He’s a member of the rock’n’roll roots group Hard Working Americans. Featuring some of the most established talents in American music including vocalist/guitarist Todd Snider, guitarists Neal Casal and Jesse Aycock, bassist Dave Schools, and drummer Duane Trucks, the band which began as a group project has grown into their own after four years of touring and recording.
Today, Leftover Salmon announced a July 31st public on-sale for their 3rd annual Stanley Hotel 3-day event March 9-11, 2018. This coming Monday at NOON MST tickets and reservations at the Stanley will become available to public, though past ticket buys have been able to secure their spots for over a week. There are several other area hotels besides the Stanley available for lodging during our event that are taking reservations now.
Special guests, activities, contests and more to be announced soon!
With the uniquely named album, Peripheral Drift Illusion, set for release October 10th, John Dylan is following up the infectiously dreamy ‘Get Beyond’ with the second single from the experimental record, ‘If I Want You To’, which presents an entirely new musical personality to the multifaceted songwriter.
It’s at about five minutes and thirty seconds into the second track (“Meet Me At the Creek”) on the debut LP, Turmoil & Tinfoil, from Nashville bluegrass iconoclast Billy Strings that you start to see his intense vision for American roots music. It’s right after a jagged, spiraling solo from Billy’s mandolinist Drew Matulich, when Billy’s guitar starts aggressively stacking power chords and suddenly leaps into a screaming acoustic guitar solo that twists its way through a dark-Cthulhu bluegrass jam.