Luther Dickinson of North Mississippi Allstars will release his new solo album, Magic Music For Family Folk on November 17 via New West Records. The 11-song set was produced by Dickinson and mixed by Jeff Powell at Sam Phillips Recording in Memphis, TN and by Kevin Houston at the Dickinson’s Zebra Ranch Studios in Coldwater, MS. Magic Music for Family Folk features Dickinson’s rendition of favorite songs from his childhood by The Meters, Staple Singers, John Lee Hooker, Mississippi John Hurt, Doc Watson and more.
Conceived in 1995 by the multi-Grammy nominated guitarist, JOE SATRIANI, the inaugural G3 Tour took place in 1996 bringing together three of the most iconic and virtuosic guitarists of their time: Satriani, Eric Johnson and Steve Vai. Known for their incredible technical prowess, musical innovation and unique styles, the G3 tour was a celebration of guitar mastery and proved extremely popular, captivating audiences worldwide.
Kitchen Dwellers, the Bozeman, MT-based Americana alt/bluegrass band are thrilled to announce their New Year’s plans in their home state of Montana. The band’s three-night run will kick off on December 29 at the Top Hat Lounge for a special limited-capacity VIP show followed by two nights at The Wilma on December 30 & 31. The Last Revel will join the bill as support on December 30 and the December 31 show will feature three sets from Kitchen Dwellers.
Grammy-Winning 'Slack Key' Guitarist Jim 'Kimo' West Drops Enchanting Album "Of Wood and Spirit: American Guitar Stories"
Grammy-winning Hawaiian "slack key" guitarist, producer, and composer Jim "Kimo" West unveiled his latest album, "Of Wood and Spirit: American Guitar Stores," on August 14, 2023. This release marks the beginning of a tour that will enchant audiences across the United States and Europe. It will also include a special benefit concert, "The Hana Sound Returns," dedicated to supporting the people of Maui, featuring Leokane Pryor and CJ Helekahi.
Marcus King Announces Auction with MusiCares and The Onsite Foundation to Raise Awareness for National Suicide Prevention Week
Marcus King today announced an online auction which will raise funds for MusiCares and The Onsite Foundation, and awareness for National Suicide Prevention Week, which begins today. The auction hosted through CharityBuzz will see one winner receive a signed Gibson ES-335 guitar, plus a personal guitar lesson with King himself. The auction begins immediately, and closes September 25 at 5pm ET.
Honey Island Swamp Band Releases New Single "Gone" // New Studio Album 'Custom Deluxe' Out October 27
Acclaimed New Orleans-based blues-roots-rock quintet Honey Island Swamp Band has released their new single “Gone” and announced their sixth studio album, Custom Deluxe, will be released on Friday, October 27th. “Gone,” the first track recorded for the new album, was tracked at Eagle Wind Sound studio in Winter Park, Colorado, owned by the Alan Parsons’ Project’s singer, PJ Olsson.
The Wandering Hearts Release New Double Single, "About America" / "Not Misunderstood," Announce U.S. Tour with Upcoming Performances at AMERICANAFEST
Today, British breakout band The Wandering Hearts, who have already created much acclaim due to their transatlantic blend of classic pop and folk, return with their latest double single featuring two tracks, “About America” and “Not Misunderstood.” The release was accompanied by a captivating music video for “About America,” featuring the trio of The Wandering Hearts, Tara Wilcox, A.J. Dean , Francesca “Chess” Whiffin, watch HERE.
Accomplished Americana/roots-rock singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ryan Wayne releases his debut solo album Crow Amongst The Sparrows. It will be out on Friday, September 22nd on all major platforms and will be followed by an album release matinee party on Saturday, November 4th at the Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Avenue Toronto, ON.