Tag Archives: New Album

ALBUM REVIEW: Love Canon – Cover Story

Love Canon – Cover Story Over the past eight years, Love Canon has gradually picked up the torch of Appalachian bluegrass, carrying on one of the region’s oldest traditions. The band’s latest release, Cover Story, is a nine-track effort consisting of guest-filled bluegrass versions of ‘80s pop classics. Love Canon enlists an all-star cast of […]

John McLaughlin & Jimmy Herring Announce Live Album Release

JOHN MCLAUGHLIN and JIMMY HERRING TRAILBLAZING GUITARISTS, COMPOSERS, AND BANDLEADERS TO RELEASE LIVE IN SAN FRANCISCO ON SEPTEMBER 21 “This recording of the final set at the Warfield Theatre brings to full circle the amazing advent of The Mahavishnu Orchestra In 1971, and its renaissance on this night in San Francisco.” mused the boundary-shattering guitarist […]

RAGIN’ REVIEW & INTERVIEW: Leftover Salmon – Something Higher

Leftover Salmon – Something Higher For the better part of three decades, Leftover Salmon has been in a constant state of creative development. When the band is on break from tour, its members are on the road with various other projects, always absorbing and learning from each and every experience. Anyone who has ever taken […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Surprise Attack – Water EP

Surprise Attack – Water EP Keeping the DC area jam scene alive, Surprise Attack’s self-described “Mountain Funk” has spread throughout the Mid-Atlantic over the past couple of years. From prestigious festivals to some of DC’s and Northern Virginia’s favorite venues, these boys are continuously making waves in our nation’s capital. The five-piece band is pressing […]

ALBUM REVIEW: Ginada Piñata – Ginada Piñata

Ginada Piñata – Ginada Piñata In today’s music scene, bands have to be able to improvise in order to be successful; in order to truly be able to captivate an audience and keep them coming back for more. Those who do it best seem to always have some kind of jazz interest, training or roots […]

Jordan August Comes In Hot With Debut Album

Jordan August – Sunday Morning Jordan August has been a household name in the Baltimore music scene for many years now, both because of his music and his masterful concert photography. He is a well respected artist who has been influenced not only by his diverse music taste, but also from a wide range of […]

Roots Of Creation Announce ‘Grateful Dub’ PledgeMusic Campaign

Roots Of Creation – Grateful Dub “The Reggae/Rock Dubtronica Hybrid.” This description, taken from the band’s Facebook page, perfectly describes the New Hampshire based Roots of Creation. Founded in 1999, this group of guys put a ton of time and energy into everything they do, and we are in the midst of a new project […]

Opposite Box Hits Hard With New Album [FREE STREAM]

Opposite Box – OBscene It is my sincerest honor to provide my followers with this music for your ears. Opposite Box, from Chattanooga, TN, was on the lineup of the very first show that I booked, and I am extremely proud of how far this band has come. I was blown away by their performance […]

John McLaughlin To Release Live @ Scott’s

JOHN MCLAUGHLIN TRAILBLAZING GUITARIST, COMPOSER, AND BANDLEADER TO RELEASE LIVE @ RONNIE SCOTT’S ON SEPTEMBER 15 Final U.S. Tour Launches on November 1st Tour Includes Special Guests – Jimmy Herring & The Invisible Whip Ronnie Scott’s searing live set finds McLaughlin’s 4th Dimension exploring material from throughout his storied career (Los Angeles, CA)  September 5, 2017  “Ronnie […]

Jon Stickley Trio Continues On With ‘Maybe Believe’

Jon Stickley Trio Releases Maybe Believe on May 12, 2017 Produced by Dave King (The Bad Plus) at Echo Mountain Studios in Asheville NC “Thoughtful & energetic” –Bryan Sutton ASHEVILLE —  Riding the wave of their critically acclaimed 2015 album, Lost at Last, Jon Stickley Trio independently releases their 3rd full length album, Maybe Believe, on May 12, 2017. Jon Stickley Trio combines Jon Stickley’s […]