Martin Sexton 2012 Winter & Spring Tour Dates & New Album

Submitted by conqueroo on Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:48 pm

Fall Like Rain, Martin Sexton’s brand-new EP, finds this artist again asking relevant questions and challenging the status quo. Entertaining us all the while, he continues to call for unity in “One Voice Together” and adds: “In a world of warfare, peace is bad for business . .

Blix Street Records to Release Debut Solo Project from Cathy Jordan of Ireland's Dervish

Submitted by W3 Public Relations on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 4:13 pm

Blix Street Records will release Irish singer Cathy Jordan's debut solo album, ALL THE WAY HOME, on March 13, 2012. A driving force in the internationally renowned Irish traditional band Dervish, Jordan is a singer, musician and composer whose cultural and musical roots are entrenched in the Midlands of Ireland and whose influences stretch across the Atlantic to America.

Zach Deputy Hits The Road With Full Band

Submitted by Tsunami Publicity on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 1:43 pm

Zach Deputy is hitting the road this spring with a full band in tow, allowing the singer-songwriter to demonstrate his front man-guitarist skills in a new dynamic and full flavored setting. The tour-- the debut of Zach Deputy Band-- kicks off in Statesboro, GA, then blankets Florida with a stop in Mobile, AL before heading North for performances in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New York, Maine, Rhode Island and Vermont.

Neal Casal To Release Sweeten The Distance

Submitted by The Royal Pota… on Fri, 02/03/2012 - 8:53 am

Revered singer, songwriter and guitarist Neal Casal, most recently praised for his contributions as a member of both Ryan Adams & The Cardinals and the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, will release his tenth studio album Sweeten The Distance on April 10 via The Royal Potato Family.The first line of the title track says much about where the storied musician finds himself in his career: "Nothing's gonna stop you now, everything you want is coming in

Sidi Touré To Release Koïma April 17th on Thrill Jockey Records

Submitted by Pitch Perfect PR on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 3:09 pm
Thrill Jockey Records is proud to present Koïma, the second full-length album by Malian songwriter and guitarist Sidi Touré. Sidi’s music comes from Gao, a city in the north of Mali, and draws inspiration from traditional music and religion, but is informed by western blues, rock, and culture. The winner of two Malian national awards for best singer, Sidi was leader of Gao’s regional orchestra, The Songhaï Stars, and is a nationally renowned figure in his home country.

Singer-Songwriter Carolann Ames To Release Latest Album Jan. 17th

Submitted by McGuckin Enter… on Mon, 01/09/2012 - 10:39 am

Texas-born, California-based singer-songwriter Carolann Ames, about whose sound one writer enthused, “pretty doesn’t do this music justice,” will release on Tuesday, January 17, her latest album, LAUREL CANYON ROAD, which features her strong but tender vocals and her country roots as the artist expands the wide range of Americana.On songs such as “Everybody’s Somebody in a Honky Tonk,” “Bed of Roses” and “Laurel Canyon Road” — about which wrote, “We particularly like the harmony vocals and poetic imagery

Reed Foehl @ The Shack at Shug's | 1/14/2012

Submitted by Sue DuMond on Wed, 12/14/2011 - 4:47 pm

A Boston native based in Colorado since 1989, Reed Föehl's lush tones and solid songs touch upon the raw truth of love and tragedy, without sinking into saccharine sentimentally or cold remove. Blending the warm touch of country folk with the edgy honesty intrinsic to modern songwriting, Foehl’s captivating performances and alluring, enduring songwriting make both his live show and studio work unique.