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by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2021
Dwight Yoakam has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, and he is a 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner. He has 12 gold albums and 9 platinum or multi-platinum albums, with five of those albums topping Billboard's Country Albums chart and another 14 landing in the Top 10.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 8, 2021
Upon its release, Wade earned her first appearance on the Billboard Heatseekers chart at No. 14, followed by a feature for the outlet’s ‘Emerging Artists Spotlight’ and has landed on over 30 prominent playlists, including the cover of Spotify’s coveted Indigo playlist and Apple Music’s Country Risers of the Week.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 7, 2021
The band hop in the van and chase down a mystery video thief demanding the new album as ransom as they follow clues that see them stopping by Mickey’s Tavern, The End, The Basement East, and Exit / In among other punk rock haunts and local landmarks.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 7, 2021
Among the many tributes paid to John Prine, the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins also released a heartfelt statement to acknowledge the huge impact Ireland and its people had on the late singer, and the wonderful legacy he left behind.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 7, 2021
Julien Baker released Little Oblivions in February to world-wide critical acclaim. The album officially landed Baker her highest career chart position coming in the top 40 on the Billboard 200.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021
For three consecutive Sunday afternoons, Y York and the Klein Party will live stream theatrical stories  and music from 18th & Union. Viewing is free, but donations will be accepted. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 6, 2021
BE HERE INSTEAD was produced by the legendary John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth, Waxahatchee), and was heralded in January with the luminous “The Real Thing.'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 5, 2021
“I wrote ‘Loose Strings’ after a good healthy disagreement with my better half,” explains Cobb. “It’s hard to hold anything down with loose strings but if you keep working at it they’ll eventually tighten up and it’s worth it. It’s different than a song I would normally put on an album but it’s the raw emotion of a very real moment.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2021
Prepare to fall in love again with the music of Simon & Garfunkel. From their first startlingly authentic rendition of 'Sound of Silence,' to their playful version of 'Cecilia,' Jeb Guthrie and Jock Guthrie will have every audience member smiling and singing along.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 30, 2021
EmiSunshine and Fish Fisher are more than three decades apart in age but could not be more likeminded if they had grown up together. Their debut album, 'Room 18,' is out now, with songs about people who do bad things, revenge, redemption, and love.
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 29, 2021
Today (April 29) in live streaming: Spotlight on Plays spotlights The Baltimore Waltz, Stars in the House tribute Rebecca Luker, and more!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2021
Mempho Music Festival has announced its 2021 music lineup taking place October 1-3, 2021 at its new home, Memphis Botanic Garden.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2021
Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces plans to  welcome audiences back with its first set of concerts for summer. Re-emerging from a one-year pandemic closure of the Filene Center and Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods, Wolf Trap will celebrate the 50th anniversary season at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts with its first live music performances since December 2019.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021
The band recently sold out their September 26 headline performance at the historic Red Rocks Amphitheatre and are slated to perform a two-night run at New Haven’s Westville Music Bowl in June.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021
The members of Chestnut Grove have been together since high school and are nearing their thirtieth birthdays – the sonic themes on The Album reflect this period of growth with lyrics that discuss how difficult it is to cope with getting older, the pain of losing friends and the sting of romantic breakups.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021
“Clock’s tickin’ don’t be chicken -  Going, going, gone y’all better start livin’ - Get up, get out, why ask why - Go Fast, Don’t Die….” is how Duff kicks off the first track, “Go Fast, Don’t Die.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 27, 2021
“A great song can be played many ways. Kicked up by about 20 bpm, this live performance version of ‘Coast’ is a departure from the original, inspired by both the thrill of playing music together again and the magical scenery tucked away at the tip of Baja,” shares the band.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021
On May 1, 2021, MerleFest, presented by Window World, will begin accepting online applications for its popular volunteer program. MerleFest is an annual homecoming of musicians and music fans that takes place on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, N.C. MerleFest 2021 will be held on September 16 - 19, 2021. 
by Alan Henry - Apr 24, 2021
We've rounded up some of the top productions on stage this summer! Find something near you to see using our comprehensive guide below!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 23, 2021
Nightjacket began in 2015 when guitarist Jordan Wiggins and former lead vocalist Holland Belle wrote and recorded the band’s debut EP, Eternal Phase, in Wiggins’ home studio.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 23, 2021
Chandler Center for the Arts announces the addition of fall concerts and shows to its upcoming season, with a new round of performances going on sale Monday May 10 at 10 am. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 22, 2021
Cerveris served as sideman for Hüsker Dü’s Bob Mould and shared stages with Pete Townshend, The Breeders, The Pixies’ Frank Black, Teenage Fanclub and beyond. He also previously starred in films with Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, James Gandolfini, and John C. Reilly, Broadway shows from The Who’s Tommy to Sweeney Todd, as well as Hedwig.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 22, 2021
Matt Berry, the multi-instrumentalist behind The Berries, has previously released two LP’s on Run for Cover: Start All Over Again (2018), a sparkling case of Neil Young worship, and Berryland (2019), an ennui ridden nod to the sounds of Primal Scream and Americana.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2021
The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Vancouver's signature Festival, celebrates its 35th edition this summer from Friday, June 25 to Sunday, July 4.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 21, 2021
Quickly earning a reputation for honest, heartfelt, and personal yet relatable pieces with an emphasis on storytelling and songwriting, this new song doesn’t veer off course.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2021
American Blues Theater has announced She Writes the Songs, as part of its ongoing music series, “The Garage.” The online event on Friday, April 23 at 7pm Central will feature an evening of music with Artistic Affiliate Liz Chidester.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 2, 2021
Roll The Bones X is receiving critical praise—American Songwriter states, “This lo-fi style resulted in a distinctive ‘Shakey Grave’ sound that blends folk music with an array of unexpected elements.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 2, 2021
The Plymouth Arts Center will present a rescheduled “Sentimental Journey in Song,' a live musical concert featuring the group Celtic Folk, April 13 & 20 and May 1 & 2, 2021. The four shows will include a wide variety of Americana, English, and Irish music beginning with the 1940’s through today.
by Ainhoa Hornero - Apr 19, 2021
El musical se alzó con 12 Premios Tony en 2001.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2021
The virtual Sorting Room Sessions, the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts' popular nightclub series, returns with four new entertaining on-demand programs featuring a range of Motown, jazz, popular and classical music.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2021
Since late 2020, the country-pop singer-songwriter from California has released no less than 5 singles, at a break-neck speed of 1 per month.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 16, 2021
Joseph, originally hailing from rural upstate New York, first found his musical voice in the cello. After engrossing himself in the instrument for years and ranking among the top 10 youth cellists in New York State, it was his Great Aunt who introduced Joseph to folk music as a teen.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021
Now, Jeremy Parsons has been selected, from approximately 700 entries, as a 2021 New Folk Finalist. As a result, Jeremy will perform in one of two Kerrville's Grassy Hill New Folk Competition Finalist Concerts on Saturday May 22nd at 7p.m. Central & Sunday May 23rd at 7p.m. Central.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021
The Boch Center has announced four new streaming acts featuring Ani DiFranco, The Decemberists, The Milk Carton Kids and Keb’ Mo’. Some artists will perform new music while others will revisit their back catalogs, offering viewers a unique livestream experience.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 15, 2021
Simone Istwa was born into music. When your parents are Sam Phillips and T Bone Burnett, life revolves around the masterful creation of pop records with a pre-digital approach.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2021
On Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 7:30pm, violinist Kristin Lee and pianist Jeremy Jordan join forces for a virtual recital presented by Adelphi University. The program, entitled Americana, showcases a broad spectrum of illustrious composers and the American musical styles which influenced them.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2021
Historic Deertrees Theatre, “Maine's Most Enchanting Playhouse”, announces its 85th anniversary summer concert season. 
by Matt Wolf - Apr 14, 2021
As an actor, Jack Holden has appared onstage in such hit plays as War Horse and Ink and has now written a new solo venture for himself to perform: Cruise, which tells of a young man called Michael who is diagnosed with HIV in 1984 and told he has four years to live at most. Directed by Bronagh Lagan, the play will reopen the Duchess Theatre, preceded by a streamed film version of the material online.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 14, 2021
Low Cut Connie is once again partnering with The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for another special episode of “Tough Cookies” featuring an interview with Nancy Wilson of Heart, which will air on Saturday, April 24.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 14, 2021
The EP features five cover songs, one per decade from the 1950s-1990s. Mara already shared the EP's 1950s cut, a Twin Peaks-inspired cover of 'Ain't That a Shame,' back in February on Fats Domino's birthday (which Flood Magazine called “brilliant” and praised for its dark twist on the original).
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 14, 2021
When it came time to record, the band planned on working once again with legendary producer Ethan Johns (Ray LaMontagne, Laura Marling, Kings of Leon), who’d helmed Chasing Lights back in England.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 14, 2021
“Tavi’s Song,” the emotional center of the album, is a particularly special recording. Carrie Ferguson wrote the song 19 years ago to honor the birth of her dear friends’ son.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 13, 2021
It was originally recorded by the Blind Boys of Alabama, who performed regularly with The Fairfield Four, the legendary quartet of whom that the sister’s father - the Reverend Samuel McCrary co-founded, so it has special meaning for them.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2021
The Nash will continue its outdoor live concerts for its series, Nash Under the Stars at 'Venue 122', the outdoor garden located at 122 E. Culver St. in downtown Phoenix (Arizona Jewish Historical Society).
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021
Festivalgoers and music fans worldwide will be delighted to know that MerleFest, presented by Window World, will officially reconvene September 16-19, on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 12, 2021
Recorded at Mercury Cafe in Denver, the intimate performance includes renditions of Rateliff’s “And It’s Still Alright,” “All Or Nothing” and “Mavis,” which appeared on his 2020 solo album, And It’s Still Alright. In addition, Rateliff performed his latest single, “Redemption,” written for and featured in the Apple Original film, Palmer.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 12, 2021
Along the way, the team found it necessary to set up distribution for music that would be used in the film as well as for artists who were part of the niche scene of The Palomino Club and its legacy.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Apr 10, 2021
Nel 1981, dopo solo 8 anni dal loro primo singolo gli ABBA misero fine alla loro carriera come gruppo.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 1, 2021
In 2019, Grizfolk returned with Rarest Of Birds—12 tracks that delivered a nostalgic, summertime feel with the foursome embracing more organic instrumentation in lieu of previous synth-heavy sounds. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 1, 2021
After 16 years, eight albums, and hundreds of shows around the globe, Joshua Radin still treats music as an antidote to any ailment. The LA-based artist finds healing in between waves of acoustic eloquence and dyed-in-the-wool Americana storytelling.