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Mick Reed's Goodnight Texas Available Now

Submitted by Simon Says Publicity on Fri, 01/27/2012 - 9:06 am

Like a drive-in double feature on a hot summer night, singer-songwriter Mick Reed returns with his compelling sophomore album, filled with tales imbued with nostalgia, hope, and yearning that celebrate the human heart in all its grit and beauty.Goodnight Texas is a carefully-crafted work of pure Americana in which the accomplished New Englander, who has recorded with artists such as Hugh Pool and multi-platinum selling jazz singer Madeleine Peyroux, brings extraordi

Just Announced: BoDeans at Boulder Theater | 6-1-2012

Submitted by Boulder Theater on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 2:06 pm

97.3 KBCO & Z2 Entertainment is proud to present the BoDeans at the Boulder Theater on  Friday, June 1st, 2012.  Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, January 27th, 2012 at 10:00 am for $27.50 in advance & $30.00 the day of the show.Twenty five years after their T-Bone Burnett produced debut Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams led them to win a Rolling Stone reader's poll as "Best New American Band," The BoDeans are still rocking and harmo

The Ragbirds National Tour and New Album, Travelin' Machine

Submitted by Tsunami Publicity on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 9:11 am

The Ragbirds are in the midsts of a large national tour including stops in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraksa, New Mexico, Nevada, Colorado, Iowa and back to their home state of Michigan before heading to their first showcase performance at SXSW. A band to watch in 2012, The Ragbirds just released their fourth studio release, Travelin' Machine, now available for review.

The Devil Makes Three Announce 2012 Winter Tour

Submitted by Press Wolf PR on Fri, 01/20/2012 - 2:09 pm

The Devil Makes Three continue their seemingly never ending tour with new dates that will take them from Vermont to Texas playing with Brown Bird and Flogging Molly.  The Devil Makes Three's true power is best experienced live and their latest release Stomp and Smash is a live LP recorded over a two night, sold out stand at the Mystic Theater in Petaluma by Kark Derfler, best known for his work with Tom Waits. Give a listen to the rousing

Great American Taxi occupy Top 10 Americana Chart

Submitted by conqueroo on Tue, 01/17/2012 - 9:28 am

Produced by East Nashville’s critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Todd Snider, Great American Taxi’s third album, Paradise Lost (released October 11, 2011) continues to occupy a top-ten Americana Airplay chart position. The new release is described as “a mixture of country, blues and rock blurred together,” notes keyboardist/singer and album executive producer Chad Staehly. “Taxi moves along the tradition of playing what is really electrified country folk music of the common man.”

Futurebirds 2011 Winter Tour Dates + New Album Coming Soon

Submitted by Cobra Camanda … on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 12:12 pm

Athens, GA’s Futurebirds are nearing the end of a very busy year. After releasing two well-received EPs and touring nonstop with the likes of Drive-By Truckers, Widespread Panic, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Gary Clark, Jr., and J. Roddy Walston & The Business, the band is ready to head back to the studio to begin work on the follow up to their debut LP, Hampton’s Lullaby (2010).

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