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Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame Announces Miss Dixie and Tom T. Hall as 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Submitted by Moonstruck Man… on Mon, 02/12/2018 - 11:41 am

The Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame is pleased to announce Miss Dixie and Tom T. Hall as their 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees. The award ceremony will be Saturday, September 22, in Bean Blossom, Indiana at the 44th Annual Hall of Fame and Uncle Pen Bluegrass Festival.

Hall of Fame selection is based on making substantial and enduring contributions to bluegrass music, and the Halls have contributed in a variety of ways for a half century.

The Oh Hellos' EP Eurus out now & U.S. tour

Submitted by Sacks and Company on Mon, 02/12/2018 - 11:06 am

Eurus, the new EP from acclaimed brother-sister duo The Oh Hellos is out now. The lead single, “Grow,” recently premiered on American Songwriter, who proclaim, “The track ponders personal growth and open-mindedness, building from a gently delivered opening verse to a full-band singalong—a hallmark of the duo’s sound—by its midpoint.” Listen to the EP here.

Peter Frampton and The Steve Miller Band add U.S. summer tour dates

Submitted by Sacks and Company on Mon, 02/12/2018 - 9:17 am

Legendary guitarist Peter Frampton and The Steve Miller Band are on the road together again, adding new U.S. dates throughout the summer, in addition to their previously announced Canadian run. Frampton has also confirmed select headline dates this spring—see below for full routing details or visit www.frampton.com.

Just Announced: Consider The Source + The Jauntee

Submitted by Fox Theater on Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:27 pm

NYC trio Consider the Source defy easy description. If intergalactic beings of pure energy, after initiation into an order of whirling dervishes, built some kind of pan-dimensional booty-shaking engine, powered by psychedelics and abstract math, it’d probably just sound like a CTS tribute band. Drawing from progressive rock, fusion and jazz, with alien sounds soaked in Indian and Middle Eastern styles, CTS blends disparate parts into a striking, utterly original whole.

Leilani Wolfgramm's new EP due out February 23

Submitted by Effective Imme… on Sun, 02/11/2018 - 4:19 pm

R&B-infused reggae songstress/guitarist, Leilani Wolfgramm, drops her latest single, “The Trail,” from her upcoming album, "Live Wire,' which was produced by Wolfgramm, Fredro Odesjo (multi-platinum producer for Tohoshinki/TVXQ) and Joshua Sadlier-Brown (John Legend, Gogol Bordello, Kelly Buchanan). Already making waves in her genre, she has shared the stage with Ziggy Marley, Incubus, Dirty Heads, Tribal Seeds, Sublime ft. Rome and New King. “LiveWire” the album is a memoir.

Some Kind of Love Song Video by Griffin Tucker to be Released on Valentine’s Day

Submitted by Kathryn Dove on Sun, 02/11/2018 - 1:48 pm

This Valentine’s Day will be extra special for Griffin Tucker, a 16-year-old musician from Dallas, Texas. His music video for his new tune “Some Kind of Love Song” will be released. Griffin is a child prodigy who began playing drums at the age of 5 and guitar at the age of 8. He also plays piano, bass guitar, and the ukulele.

Trevor Green 2018 Winter/Spring Tour Dates

Submitted by MSO on Sat, 02/10/2018 - 2:30 pm

Spirited, deep, and thought-provoking are just a few words to describe the artist known as TREVOR GREEN. The solo singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist--whose music is something fresh and distinctly new, yet deeply woven in the spiritual fabric of our ancient ancestors--will embark on his headlining Elevate Tour beginning March 7 in Idaho, in continued support of his latest album, VOICE OF THE WIND.

Jeff Tweedy Announces Solo Tour, On Sale Now

Submitted by dBpm Records on Sat, 02/10/2018 - 2:05 pm

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy will embark on a solo acoustic tour of North America in April in support of his recently released album Together At Last. The tour goes on sale tomorrow (Feb. 9) via Wilcoworld.net and includes performances in multiple Canadian cities rarely visited by Tweedy as a solo performer or with his band Wilco, as well as concerts in several Eastern US cities including the High Water Festival in Charleston, SC and later, in June, at the Clearwater Festival in Croton-on-Hudson, NY.
 

Old Shoe & Folk Singer, Chicago Farmer, bring Dylan & the Dead to Fort Collins

Submitted by Panici Promotions on Sat, 02/10/2018 - 1:23 pm

Translators of iconic music as well as innovative original material, Chicago’s Old Shoe, brings a classic live album back to life. With their good pal and very talented singer/songwriter on board, Chicago Farmer will accompany Old Shoe with his soulful renditions of Bob Dylan tunes. Both artists will pay homage to 1989’s Dylan & the Dead, a collaborative live album which was recorded while on a successful stadium tour of the same name in 1987.