I always listen to the opening track extremely carefully. It’s the opening track the artist has selected to hit your ears first and foremost. The opening track "Toys” sets the stage rather well for a melancholy CD like this. It was a passionate intro piece that stuck in my head and had me eager for what lied ahead. All in all the whole CD is brilliantly delivered with a richly woven Alternative-Rock Gypsy Jazz-textures with songs that go far deeper than the next independent artist.
The day after the spring equinox and just before the full moon, another not to be missed phenomenon will over take the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida- Suwannee Springfest will be in the air March 21st-24th. This boisterous yet family friendly hoe down under a canopy of majestic mossy oaks is a gem of a festival with a great lineup, spring weather, and a stunning natural setting.
Z2 Entertainment is proud to present Fortunate Youth with Inna Vision at the Fox Theatre onFriday, May 17th. Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, February 22nd for $8.00 in advance and $10.00 day of show.
Following a fabulous 2012, indie acoustic quintet Elephant Revival is ready to bring even more fans into their musical fold with a spring tour launching March 21 at Eddie’s Attic in Decatur, Ga., and wrapping April 27 at the Norman Music Festival in Norman, Okla. (See schedule below.)
New American Farmers (Paul Knowles and Nicole Storto) are writing their manifesto of independence through music. Much as people are moving away from corporate food supply, they see people also moving away from the corporate structure of music. “People seek out local, in-season and chemical-free food”, says Knowles, “we would like to see people doing the same with music.”
Alan Evans Trio kicks off their national tour in support of their upcoming album, Merkaba, beginning February 28, 2013, with over 10 stops in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Washington D.C, and many more.
Best known for his classic contributions to publications such as Time and LIFE, revered photographer Henry Grossman has captured everyone from Oscar-winning actresses Elizabeth Taylor, Meryl Streep and Barbara Streisand, seven Presidents including John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson and Richard Nixon to rock ‘n’ roll legends Jimi Hendrix, Rod Stewart and the Grateful Dead.
Desert Noises are pleased to premiere the new video for “I Won’t See You” today on American Songwriter. The clip, edited by bassist Tyler Osmond during last month’s tour of the west coast, is comprised of Super 8 footage of guitarist Pat Boyer’s grandmother’s family vacation in the ‘40s.