Appalachian Road Show, whose band members have performed with Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, Vince Gill and many others, will make its Grand Ole Opry debut next Friday, November 25th. Ahead of the band’s appearance, a limited edition gold vinyl will be released for its ‘Jubilation’ album (10.7 via Billy Blue Records).
Following a plethora of releases throughout the year — from singles "Puffer," "Camp Anonymous" and "Burning Up Slow" — independent recording artist Cautious Clay today releases his new EP Thin Ice on the Cake, which features three brand new tracks "Lip Service," "Type II Nostalgia" and "Sarah Tonin." The new EP from the 28-year-old Brooklyn-based artist, producer, and songwriter toys with the meta surrealism of life and death found in birthdays
Amos Lee has unveiled My Ideal (A Tribute To Chet Baker Sings) today, a 16-song collection that simultaneously pays tribute to Lee's musical hero, reflects on the Billboard chart-topper's deep jazz roots, shines a light on his Philadelphia music community, and toasts an exciting year of returning to the road and releasing new music.
Fresh from their performance at the GRAMMY® Museum earlier this month, multi-GRAMMY® Award-winning vocal group The Manhattan Transfer celebrates its 50th anniversary, with a GRAMMY® nomination in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category for their new studio album, Fifty. Having previously been nominated for 15 GRAMMY awards—winning 10 collectively—this is the group’s first-ever nomination in the Best Jazz Vocal Album category. Their album Vocalese won in 1985 for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Duo or Group.
Montreal-based jazz singer Nikki Yanofsky releases lively and jazzy versions of Christmas classics “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” and “Marshmallow World” via MNRK Music Group. With this release, Yanofsky gives new life to classics that have been loved for years and does so with history in mind.
Melody Trucks, singer and co-frontperson of Allman Brothers Band tribute Brother And Sister with brother Vaylor, and successful solo artist, is a Featured Guest Artist (as is Vaylor) on the celebrated Allman Family Revival Tour kicking off Saturday November 26 at Macon City Auditorium in Macon, GA.
Year of the Dark Horse, the new album from The White Buffalo, is out now on Snakefarm Records. The 10-track album was recorded at Neon Cross studio in Nashville with producer Jay Joyce (Eric Church, Brothers Osbourne, Fidlar), and has debuted to worldwide critical praise. Listen/share Year of the Dark Horse, (HERE).