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John Forté Announces New Album Out Oct. 22 Photo John Forté Announces New Album Out Oct. 22
by Sarah Jae Leiber - August 17, 2021

First known for his work with The Fugees, John Forté wrote and produced songs for their 1996 multi-platinum album The Score....
Park City Song Summit Tickets Now On-Sale Photo Park City Song Summit Tickets Now On-Sale
by Sarah Jae Leiber - June 15, 2021

Musical performance and Lab conversations with: Adia Victoria, Amanda Shires, Andrew Bird & Jimbo Mathus, Cedric Burnside, Celisse, Devon Gilfillian, Fred Armisen, Iron & Wine....
Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Jane Goodall and More to Take Part in THE SHIFT S Photo Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Jane Goodall and More to Take Part in THE SHIFT SUMMIT & MUSIC FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - September 08, 2020

The Shift Network has announced The Shift Summit & Music Festival, set to begin on September 18th and lead up to the International Day of Peace, September 21st, 2020. ...
LiveXLive & Live Nation Urban In Partnership With Color Of Change Announce 'Lift Ever Photo LiveXLive & Live Nation Urban In Partnership With Color Of Change Announce 'Lift Every Voice: A Juneteenth Special'
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 17, 2020

LiveXLive Media, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIVX) and Live Nation Urban join forces with Color of Change for a 90-minute Special, Lift Every Voice: A Juneteenth Special, this Friday, June 19th at 5 P.M. PT/8 P.M. ET....
Rising Appalachia Celebrate Earth Day with 'Stand Like An Oak' Photo Rising Appalachia Celebrate Earth Day with 'Stand Like An Oak'
by Kaitlin Milligan - April 22, 2020

Long now stewards of resilience, sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith, better known as the frontwomen of Rising Appalachia, know when to raise their voices and demand to be heard, but also when to harmonize softly, focusing messages of support to the ears of those who might need it the most....
Songstress Sariyah Idan Unveils 'Breaking Shadows' Photo Songstress Sariyah Idan Unveils 'Breaking Shadows'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 23, 2019

Sariyah Idan is an American songwriter, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist whose soul and jazz influenced expressions have come to fruition in her first full-length album, Breaking Shadows . An accomplished artist and arts educator, whose experience began singing ensemble world folk music as a chil...
Mipso Release Music Video for 'People Change' Photo Mipso Release Music Video for 'People Change'
by Abigail Charpentier - September 19, 2019

Mipso, North Carolina's acclaimed indie-Americana quartet, today release the video for their hit single “People Change.” The beautifully animated video illustrates the complicated emotions explored in the song's lyrics – the intimate loss of losing someone, not necessarily from death or from a roman...
Rising Appalachia Will Play The Bowery Ballroom Nov. 29! Photo Rising Appalachia Will Play The Bowery Ballroom Nov. 29!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - September 05, 2019

America's adored World-Folk music group, Rising Appalachia, have already had a career-defining year and it's the start of September. Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith have led the band to new heights in 2019; releasing their much-anticipated LP Leylines which was met with high praise from fans and c...
AmericanaFest Day Stage Performances Sept. 12-14 Will Be Broadcast Live Photo AmericanaFest Day Stage Performances Sept. 12-14 Will Be Broadcast Live
by Sarah Jae Leiber - August 21, 2019

NPR Music, in partnership with the nationally-syndicated World Cafe daily music program produced by WXPN/Philadelphia, WMOT Roots Radio, and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC), will co-produce the AmericanaFest Day Stage as part of the 20th annual Americana Music Festival & Conference (Amer...
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors Bares His Grief in New Song YOU NEVER LEAVE MY HEART Photo Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors Bares His Grief in New Song YOU NEVER LEAVE MY HEART
by Tori Hartshorn - July 12, 2019

'Grief is a lonesome but loyal friend. I lost a brother when I was seventeen. His name was Jay. He was three years younger than me and was born paralyzed from the chest down. He was an incredible person, full of joy and laughter in the face of a life of physical trials that most humans will never en...
Watch Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors' Zombie Apocalypse Music Video for END OF THE WORL Photo Watch Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors' Zombie Apocalypse Music Video for END OF THE WORLD
by Tori Hartshorn - July 08, 2019

“End of the World” – an electrified clarion call for unity, community, and revelry in the upside-down world of today –  is the latest single from Holcomb's forthcoming albumDragons, due out August 16, 2019 via Thirty Tigers. The track was co-written with fellow Nashville songwriter Sean McConnell (B...
The Boot Premieres Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors' Live Video For DRAGONS Photo The Boot Premieres Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors' Live Video For DRAGONS
by Tori Hartshorn - June 17, 2019

Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors are set to release Dragons on August 16th, 2019 via Thirty Tigers. Dragons is Holcomb's most collaborative effort yet and features Ellie Holcomb, Lori McKenna, Natalie Hemby, and The Lone Bellow.  ...
Rising Appalachia Announce Two-Month North America Tour Photo Rising Appalachia Announce Two-Month North America Tour
by Kaitlin Milligan - June 07, 2019

 Rising Appalachia, America's new favorite World-Folk musicians, have already had a career-defining year, and it's not yet July. Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith have already led the band to new heights in 2019; releasing their much-anticipated LP Leylines to praise from fans and critics alike....
Mipso Announce North American Summer Tour Photo Mipso Announce North American Summer Tour
by Tori Hartshorn - May 29, 2019

Mipso, North Carolina's acclaimed indie-Americana quartet, continue a year of extensive touring with their newly announced North American Summer 2019 Tour. Kicking off on Saturday, June 1st  at the Kerrville Folk Festival in Kerrville, TX, Mipso continues on to play over 22 dates throughout the summ...
Rising Appalachia Releases LEYLINES, Produced By Joe Henry Photo Rising Appalachia Releases LEYLINES, Produced By Joe Henry
by Tori Hartshorn - May 03, 2019

Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith, known musically as Rising Appalachia, are proud to release their new album, Leylines. Click here to purchase/stream....
Rising Appalachia Drops New Single via Paste, Announces New Tour Dates Photo Rising Appalachia Drops New Single via Paste, Announces New Tour Dates
by Tori Hartshorn - March 20, 2019

Sisters Leah and Chloe Smith, known musically as Rising Appalachia, are proud to debut a live performance video of the second single 'Cuckoo' from their new full-length album Leylines, releasing May 3rd, 2019. Paste Magazine calls the track 'upbeat and sturdy...rustic Appalachian music revamped for ...
Rising Appalachia to Release 'Leylines' Photo Rising Appalachia to Release 'Leylines'
by Kaitlin Milligan - February 14, 2019

Sisters Leah and Chloe Smith, known musically as Rising Appalachia, are proud to announce their new full-length album Leylines, releasing May 3rd, 2019, and the album's first single “Harmonize” releasing today. Leylines, the band's seventh studio album, was produced byJoe Henry—the album title allud...
Mipso Winter 2019 Tour Comes to Woodstock Photo Mipso Winter 2019 Tour Comes to Woodstock
by Tori Hartshorn - January 15, 2019

North Carolina's acclaimed indie-Americana darlings Mipso head back on the road this winter for an extensive tour. Kicking off on January 31st in Palmer, Alaska, Mipso visit over 25 cities across the country - from Anchorage, AK to Austin, TX - before wrapping up in Birmingham, AL on March 31st. Joi...
Make Music Winter Announces Updated Schedule Photo Make Music Winter Announces Updated Schedule
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 14, 2018

Make Music Winter, a free, outdoor music-making celebration held each Dec. 21 and featuring 15 participatory musical parades across New York City that bring communities together, today announced its updated schedule of events. The all-day musical celebration on the winter solstice brings out New Yor...
Mipso Release New Single GET OUT WHILE YOU CAN Photo Mipso Release New Single GET OUT WHILE YOU CAN
by Tori Hartshorn - November 05, 2018

Last week, North Carolina's acclaimed indie-Americana darlings Mipso released a new single, “Get Out While You Can.” The track is a newly recorded and re-arranged version of “Get Out” from their 2013 debut album Dark Holler Pop. Currently finishing up an expansive North American fall tour, Mipso are...
Folk Alliance International Announces 2019 Official Showcase Artists Photo Folk Alliance International Announces 2019 Official Showcase Artists
by Tori Hartshorn - October 02, 2018

Folk Alliance International (FAI) is proud to announce the 2019 Official Showcase artists* representing 23 countries (*confirmed to date and subject to change) for the 31st annual conference taking place February 13-17, 2019, at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montréal, Québec, Canada....
Mipso Announce Fall 2018 Tour Photo Mipso Announce Fall 2018 Tour
by Kaitlin Milligan - September 19, 2018

North Carolina's acclaimed indie-Americana darlings Mipso head back on the road this fall, hitting select markets in the Rocky Mountains and northeast for the first time since the April release of their new album, Edges Run. The tour kicked off last week in Nashville with an official showcase at the...
Dead Winter Carpenters Release New Single ROLLER COASTER Photo Dead Winter Carpenters Release New Single ROLLER COASTER
by Tori Hartshorn - May 04, 2018

Hailing from North Lake Tahoe, California, Dead Winter Carpenters have built a reputation for pouring their heart and soul into each song, with their progressive nature shining through loud and clear as they blend acoustic and electric sounds. They are excited they they to release a new single May 4...
Lost Bayou Ramblers Announced As Part of Pickathon 2018 Line Up Photo Lost Bayou Ramblers Announced As Part of Pickathon 2018 Line Up
by Tori Hartshorn - January 29, 2018

Pickathon is pleased to announce the lineup for 2018, the music festival's 20th year. Among those appearing will traditional Cajun music's most determinedexperimenters, Lost Bayou Ramblers who won a Grammy Award for 'Best Regional Roots Rock Album' for their latest release, Kalenda. Celebrated as th...
Colter Wall Confirms 2018 Headline Tour Photo Colter Wall Confirms 2018 Headline Tour
by Tori Hartshorn - December 11, 2017

Colter Wall will embark on his largest headline tour to date in 2018 including shows at Knoxville's Bijou Theater, Washington D.C.'s U Street Music Hall, New York's Bowery Ballroom, Dallas' Club Dada, San Francisco's The Independent and Seattle's Neumos among many others. Tickets for the newly annou...