Roots

Life on the Road Inspires Dangermuffin's New CD, Olly Oxen Free

Submitted by Blooming Footprint on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 4:24 pm

Five years and four albums into a career that’s found them drawing circles around the lower 48, building a burgeoning national fan base, Dangermuffin embodies a curious paradox. The themes found within their striking new collection, Olly Oxen Free, sum up that juxtaposition.This Folly Beach, S.C.-based trio are clearly at peace with themselves and their career, while keeping up a constant pursuit of truth.

Citizen Cope Announces New Album & Headlining Tour

Submitted by Kid Logic on Thu, 05/31/2012 - 8:32 am
Citizen Cope (songwriter and producer Clarence Greenwood) is proud to announce the release of his fifth album, ‘One Lovely Day’ (July 17, Rainwater Recordings / MRI / RED).  Recorded in Brooklyn and written / produced by Clarence, the sounds on ‘One Lovely Day’ are Southern rural, big sky lonely, concrete urban, and painfully romantic.
 

Just Announced: 2012 FMQB Live at Fox Theatre | 8/8/12 - 8/10/12

Submitted by Fox Theater on Mon, 05/21/2012 - 11:55 am

Z2 Entertainment, FMQB and 97.3 KBCO are proud to present the 4th annual FMQB Triple A Conference to Boulder, Colorado at the Fox Theatre, Wednesday, August 8th – Friday, August 10th.  Performers include Passion Pit, fun., Alabama Shakes, Citizen Cope, Trampled By Turtles, GIVERS, LP, Good Old War, and Allen Stone.97.3 KBCO interactive members and Fox Theatre email subscribers will have access to a limited numbe

Strings & Roots Intermingle on Larry Keel & Natural Bridge Album

Submitted by Musical Earth on Thu, 04/26/2012 - 2:43 pm

The highly anticipated studio project from master flatpicking guitarist LARRY KEEL and his powerhouse ensemble NATRUAL BRIDGE has finally been unveiled!  With these gutsy tracks Keel and his ultra-talented progressive string band have crafted a body of work that’s original, fresh and new to the world of Americana and Bluegrass music. 7 of the 10 compositions on Classic are written variously by Keel, his band mates or by close musician-song-writer friends.

Smoky Soul, Sunny Folk Unveiled by Chicago Industry Vets Van Ghost

Submitted by Shore Fire Media on Mon, 04/23/2012 - 12:51 pm

Van Ghost's smoky southern rock and fine-tuned soul balladry will be unleashed July 17 with the release of their label debut, 'The Domino Effect.'  Led by veteran Chicago music promoter Michael Harrison Berg and the inimitable, larger-than-life voice of Jennifer Hartswick - a veteran of the Trey Anastasio Band who has shared the stage with The Rolling Stones, Dave Matthews, Carlos Santana, and Herbie Ha