Billy Strings Confirms 2023 Winter Tour With 15 Headline Arena Shows
by Michael Major - November 01, 2022
Billy Strings will bring his headline tour to arenas this winter with confirmed shows at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena (two nights), Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena (three nights), Charlottesville’s John Paul Jones Arena (two nights), Atlanta’s State Farm Arena and Charleston’s North C...
Joecephus & the George Jonestown Massacre Drop New Album & Announce Tour Dates With Shack Shakers
by Michael Major - October 21, 2022
The new album draws lyrical inspiration from both the band's travels and the dystopia that is America in 2022. Musically, the new volume occupies a space at the crossroads of punk blues, Southern rock and heavy metal. The first single from the record is the uneasy chuckle of 'Voices'. Plus, check ou...
Appalachian Road Show Covers Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin, Honoring the Resilience of Appalachia on 'Jubilation'
by Michael Major - August 09, 2022
‘Jubilation’ features 13-tracks of instrumental runs, songs inspired by the Civil War and America’s barn dance eras, and music influenced by greats from Tony Rice, Flatt and Scruggs, and 8-string fiddle pioneer Benny Martin to Bob Dylan and Led Zeppelin. The album’s first single “Blue Ridge Mountain...
Mike Campbell & the Dirty Knobs Confirm Fall Headlining Tour & Dates With The Who
by Michael Major - June 07, 2022
Kicking off on August 28 in Toronto, the new headline tour includes performances at Port Chester’s Capitol Theatre, Atlanta’s Variety Playhouse and San Francisco’s The Fillmore while The Who dates feature a performance at Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl in November. Full tour routing can be found here!...
Dopapod Release Their Seventh Full-Length Album: 'Dopapod'
by Michael Major - May 27, 2022
Progressive journeyman Dopapod are excited to announce the release of their seventh full album, Dopapod. The eleven tracks on the album are the sonic harvest from a period of deep creative outpouring that saw the picking up the threads of a “concept catalog,” first introduced on 2014’s Never Odd Or ...
Sarah Mae Chilton Releases 'Merry Happy Everything'
by Michael Major - December 16, 2021
Country-Pop singer/songwriter Sarah Mae Chilton recently released her new holiday tune Merry Happy Everything, written by Jan Buckingham (Whitney Houston, Tim McGraw, Pam Tillis, Tammy Wynette, George Jones) and Thom Gimbel (Aerosmith, Foreigner). Plus, watch the new lyric video for the single now!...
Trevor Noah to Return as Host of the 2022 Grammy Awards
by Michael Major - December 01, 2021
Last week, the Recording Academy revealed nominees for the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Cast recordings from the Girl From the North Country, Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, Les Miserables, and more were nominated for Best Musical Theatre album. The film adaptions of Dear Evan Hansen and In the Heig...
Leo Sowerby's 1920s Symphonic Jazz Works Receive World-Premiere Recordings
by Stephi Wild - July 25, 2021
Leo Sowerby: The Paul Whiteman Commissions & Other Early Works features Sowerby's Synconata and Symphony for Jazz Orchestra ('Monotony') with British-born, Chicago-based trombonist, composer, and conductor Andrew Baker leading the Andy Baker Orchestra, an ensemble of professional musical theater and...
Acclaimed Pianist George Winston Releases New Single 'Silent Night'
by A.A. Cristi - December 11, 2020
Celebrated pianist George Winston is revered as one of the foremost instrumental performers and composers of our time. For the 2020 holidays, Winston releases a special New Orleans/R&B-style interpretation of the Christmas classic 'Silent Night' to benefit those in need with 100% of proceeds going t...
Office Romance Will Release Debut Album, Holidays of Love
by Nicole Rosky - September 28, 2020
COVID-19 brought us all indoors for long stretches of time, which gave us the opportunity to reexamine the importance of friends, family and our community. Perhaps that is why the new LP from Office Romance feels so universal. A year after recording the music, it took the isolation of Covid to gener...