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Rufus Wainwright Announces RUFUS DOES JUDY At Capitol Studios Photo Rufus Wainwright Announces RUFUS DOES JUDY At Capitol Studios
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 03, 2021

2x GRAMMY Award-nominated singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has announced plans for another landmark virtual concert event. Rufus Does Judy at Capitol Studios will see Wainwright performing his groundbreaking 2007 tribute to Judy Garland, Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall, in its entirety, live from...
Caamp's Taylor Meier Unveils New Independent Label, Gjenny Records Photo Caamp's Taylor Meier Unveils New Independent Label, Gjenny Records
by Sarah Jae Leiber - April 06, 2021

Gjenny Records is proud to announce their first signee, Sam Filiatreau, a rising songwriter from Louisville, Kentucky, who blends the lyricism of ‘70s vinyl with the acoustic feel of Appalachian folk music....
Nate Fredrick Releases Debut LP 'Different Shade of Blue' Photo Nate Fredrick Releases Debut LP 'Different Shade of Blue'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - February 26, 2021

“A friend and I were running from the police one night, and I accidentally fell off a cliff,' Fredrick says. 'During the two-year recovery process, I started actually making music instead of just playing music. The first show I ever had, I played with my jaw wired shut.”...
Flula Borg & Go Banana Go! Release 'It's For You...' Photo Flula Borg & Go Banana Go! Release 'It's For You...'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - February 19, 2021

The eccentric troupe that consists of LA-based music producer and songwriter Jim Roach, Brian Wecht (also known as 'Ninja Brian' from the comedy band NSP), and unintentional comic Flula Borg, aims to have as much fun as possible on their new joint venture. ...
Nate Fredrick to Release Debut LP, 'Different Shade of Blue' Photo Nate Fredrick to Release Debut LP, 'Different Shade of Blue'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - January 15, 2021

“Somewhere in trying to figure out how to craft a good song, I figured out how not to just write a pile of sad songs,” Nashville-based singer-songwriter Nate Fredrick says about his new album, Different Shade of Blue, set for February 26 release. “...
Brandy Clark's 'Like Mine' Premieres Today Photo Brandy Clark's 'Like Mine' Premieres Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 02, 2020

Grammy-nominated and CMA Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician Brandy Clark’s new song, “Like Mine,” produced by Brandi Carlile, is debuting today....
Brandy Clark Will Livestream Concert on October 1 Photo Brandy Clark Will Livestream Concert on October 1
by Nicole Rosky - September 28, 2020

Grammy-nominated and CMA Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician Brandy Clark will share a special livestream concert this Thursday, October 1 at 7:30pm ET/6:30pm CT from Nashville’s 3rd & Lindsley. Available to view via Clark’s Facebook,  Twitch and YouTube pages, the event is free to the pub...
Brandy Clark's 'Same Devil' Debuts Today Photo Brandy Clark's 'Same Devil' Debuts Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - September 23, 2020

Grammy-nominated and CMA Award-winning singer, songwriter and musician Brandy Clark’s new song, “Same Devil,” both featuring and produced by Brandi Carlile, is debuting today....
Family Folk Duo Alright Alright Release 'Trans Am' Photo Family Folk Duo Alright Alright Release 'Trans Am'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - September 04, 2020

Husband and wife Seth and China Kent are well on their way to adding new life and complexity to the concept of the “family band.”...
Ric Robertson - Strange World Coming September 25 Photo Ric Robertson - Strange World Coming September 25
by Robert Diamond - August 18, 2020

Ric Robertson’s Strange World EP drips with syrupy trance-funk like an intergalactic spacecraft rising from swampy waters at the far edges of the galaxy, crash-landing in the middle of Frenchmen Street. ...
Jerry Joseph Releases Unintentionally Timely “Dead Confederate” Photo Jerry Joseph Releases Unintentionally Timely “Dead Confederate”
by Alexa Criscitiello - August 17, 2020

On Friday, Jerry Joseph released the final single, “Dead Confederate,” leading up to the release of The Beautiful Madness, produced by Patterson Hood with Drive-By Truckers as his band, due on August 21. ...
Jerry Joseph Releases Unintentionally Timely “Dead Confederate” Featuring Drive-By Tr Photo Jerry Joseph Releases Unintentionally Timely “Dead Confederate” Featuring Drive-By Truckers and Jason Isbell
by Robert Diamond - August 17, 2020

On Friday, Jerry Joseph released the final single, “Dead Confederate,” leading up to the release of The Beautiful Madness, produced by Patterson Hood with Drive-By Truckers as his band, due on August 21. ...
Dent May Shares New Song 'Easier Said Than Done' Photo Dent May Shares New Song 'Easier Said Than Done'
by Kaitlin Milligan - August 11, 2020

Mississippi-born and Los Angeles-based artist Dent May recently announced his new album, Late Checkout, out later this month via Carpark. Following the album’s first two singles “I Could Use A Miracle” and “Sea Salt & Caramel,” a groovy single “Easier Said Than Done” is out today....
Travis Moser Celebrates Pride Month With The Release Of His New Live Album Photo Travis Moser Celebrates Pride Month With The Release Of His New Live Album
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 26, 2020

Travis Moser, staple of the New York City cabaret scene, is celebrating Pride month with the release of his latest album, Travis Moser Live at the Laurie Beechman Theatre!...
Swingin' With The Mouse Releases Jazz Album With Keith David, Emma Hunton, and More Photo Swingin' With The Mouse Releases Jazz Album With Keith David, Emma Hunton, and More
by Stephi Wild - June 25, 2020

Swingin' With The Music releases its inaugural album, Swingin' With The Mouse, celebrating the music of the Mouse House....
Thin Lear Releases 'A Simple Phrase' Photo Thin Lear Releases 'A Simple Phrase'
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 10, 2020

Queens-based indie folk-rock singer-songwriter Thin Lear shares the new track 'A Simple Phrase,' a sweeping orchestral ballad featuring a lush string arrangement, upright bass, and sparse piano....
Rufus Wainwright Shares Video for 'You Ain't Big' Photo Rufus Wainwright Shares Video for 'You Ain't Big'
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 08, 2020

GRAMMY® Award-nominated singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has shared a video for 'You Ain't Big' a song off his highly anticipated upcoming album Unfollow The Rules, out July 10 through BMG....
Titles From Irma Thomas And James Booker Set For Vinyl Reissue Photo Titles From Irma Thomas And James Booker Set For Vinyl Reissue
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 04, 2020

Craft Recordings is proud to reissue two significant titles from New Orleans royalty: Classified from R&B piano virtuoso James Booker and the GRAMMY® Award-winning After the Rain, from soul singer Irma Thomas. ...
Obylx Releases 'Walk On' Photo Obylx Releases 'Walk On'
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 02, 2020

Bristol-based producer obylx has released his single 'Walk On' on the 1st of June via Guise Records....
Thin Lear Postpones WOODEN CAVE Album Release Photo Thin Lear Postpones WOODEN CAVE Album Release
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 19, 2020

Due to the unforeseen circumstances brought on by COVID-19, Queens-based indie folk-rock singer-songwriter Thin Lear announces that his new full-length album Wooden Cave, originally set for release April 24 on EggHunt Records, will now be released on July 24, 2020....
1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World G Photo 1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 13, 2020

WORLD GOES ROUND, a supergroup which formed in the late 80s but whose recordings were never released, will be releasing a never-before-heard track titled 'Big House' on Viper Records on May 29....
Obylx Releases New Song 'Day By Day' Photo Obylx Releases New Song 'Day By Day'
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 05, 2020

Bristol-based producer obylx, known for his monthly genre-defying releases, has released his new single 'Day By Day'...
BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST ALBUMS of the Rock and Rap Era (1950-2020)
by Peter Nason - April 16, 2020

The Beatles! Rihanna! Michael Jackson! Johnny Cash! Kanye West! The Rolling Stones! Aretha Franklin! Bob Dylan! Miles Davis! Nirvana! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest albums from the rock and rap era (1950-2020); see if your favorites made the grade!...
Cavetown Releases Highly-Anticipated New Album SLEEPYHEAD Photo Cavetown Releases Highly-Anticipated New Album SLEEPYHEAD
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 27, 2020

U.K. indie pop artist Cavetown has released his major label debut album, SLEEPYHEAD, today on Sire Records. Written, recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by Cavetown himself in the bedroom of his London home, the 11-song collection includes recently-released song “I Miss My Mum” and lead single, “...
John 'Papa' Gros Announces April 17 Release of CENTRAL CITY Photo John 'Papa' Gros Announces April 17 Release of CENTRAL CITY
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 25, 2020

New Orleans native John “Papa” Gros (pronounced “grow”) has been celebrating the Crescent City's culture with the world for over three decades. Today, ahead of the release of his third solo album Central City on April 17, he shared his take on John Prine's “Please Don't Bury,” which debuted this mor...