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Ian Tyson Releases You Should Have Known

Submitted by Mark Pucci Media on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 7:11 pm

Stony Plain Records announces a September 15 release date for You Should Have Known, a digital single from legendary Canadian western singer-songwriter Ian Tyson. The song unapologetically celebrates the hard living, hard drinking, hard loving cowboy life.

Written by Nashville's Pat McLaughlin and featuring veteran session-man Charlie McCoy, the song yodels, slides and two-steps through the country music foothills, peaking with the raw emotions of a lifestyle that's increasingly rare.

Desmond Jones Releases New Single

Submitted by Desmond Jones on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:57 pm

Desmond Jones has been in the studio for over six months, planning, recording, and finishing up their debut studio album. This week the band released the lead single called “Good Song." Recorded in Webberville, MI at Inmuso Studios with Kevin McKay, Desmond Jones will feature 8 original songs, a wide variety of instrumentation, and unique musical compositions.

Just Announced: Shockra @ Fox Theatre

Submitted by Fox Theater on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:52 pm

Guitarist Felix Rentschler, bassist Edwin Hurwitz, and drummer Jonathan Abel met at Berklee College of Music in Boston in 1983. A few years later, after graduation, Edwin brought his friends in to fire up blues band Graffiti, featuring Jeff Grove on tenor sax and vocals. The seeds of Shockra chemistry were sown. Graffiti made some forays into the Boston bar scene, but Felix, Edwin, Jeff, and Jonathan wanted to break free of the blues genre and, after adding "Spaceship" Dan Coutu on keyboards, Shockra was born.

Jeffery Straker Releases New Album

Submitted by National Hearing Lab on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:35 pm

On his new album, Dirt Road Confessional, Jeffery Straker continues push the boundaries of what it means to be a piano balladeer. With themes both contemplative and joyous, the 12- song collection encapsulates the seasoned Saskatchewan singer/songwriter's experiences of playing over 200 shows around the world since the release of his previous album, 2015’s North Star Falling.

Old Shoe's New Album Available Now

Submitted by Groove On Music on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 11:11 am

Old Shoe is excited to announce that the long awaited follow up to the band’s 2013 release, Family, is finally here. Country Home features 13 all-original tracks. In a search to find their own Country Home, the album was written over the course of the last couple years with a good portion of the tunes being written in Oneida County, WI at a country home. The album was recorded at the same studio as their earlier release Family, I.V. Labs Studio in Chicago and is engineered, mixed, and co-produced by Chris Harden.

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The Struts support The Rolling Stones

Submitted by Wilful Publicity on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 8:22 am

This coming Monday 18th September flamboyant British rock’n’roll band The Struts will be playing a hugely anticipated headline show at the Electric Ballroom in London. They are delighted to announce that fast-rising Sheffield band Bang Bang Romeo will be supporting them.
 
The Struts will themselves be supporting The Rolling Stones at two of their European shows later that week. They will be playing alongside the rock ‘n’ roll giants in Zurich, Switzerland on the 20th and Lucca, Italy on the 23rd.
 

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The Quick and the Dead release single

Submitted by Unleashed Music on Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:52 am

One of Australia’s most unique rising sounds once again delivers. The Quick and the Dead released their new single on August 31, Fighter from their hit album Water From Stone. While Fighter still relies on the fusion of Australian artistry and American South blues and rock influences in the melody, lead singer and drummer Rhys Druusma explains the deeper meaning of its lyrics.

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