Tag Archives: New Music

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 […]

Chad Elliott & The Redemptions Set To Release Rest Heavy

Chad Elliott & The Redemptions Release Rest Heavy on August 10, 2018 Bluesy, Rockin’ and Soulful Original Music Recorded at Sun Studio in Memphis Iowa singer-songwriter, artist and author, Chad Elliott, independently releases Rest Heavy: The Sun Studio Sessions on August 10, 2018. Elliott’s writing weaves love, loss and forgiveness into well-worn lyrics with timeless […]

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 […]

Bencoolen Releases Room Rockin’ Single

Bencoolen – In The End Gradually positioning themselves as a must-see live act in the Mid-Atlantic music scene, Bencoolen has continually evolved their sound, always chasing perfection. On the live spectrum, the band has opened for such prestigious acts as The Marcus King Band, Cold War Kids, Mungion, Big Something, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Atlas […]

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 […]

NEW RELEASE: Sol Roots – Forgiveness (feat. Phil Wiggins)

Sol Roots – Forgiveness (feat. Phil Wiggins) Released February 24, 2018 Sol Roots released his version of Phil Wiggins‘ “Forgiveness” on February 24, 2018. Wiggins himself is featured on harmonica, along with Andreas Holmstrom on bass and Scott Rabino on drums. The track was recorded at Pickup Productions and Satori Studios and was mixed at […]

Suga Grits Releases New Single “Look At You”

Suga Grits – Look At You “Look At You” is the second single from DC funk, soul & jamband Suga Grits. It is also the band’s first release that features vocals. Dreamy keyboards and soaring vocal harmonies win over the soul in this beautiful piece. This is the kind of song that will lift your […]

Love Canon Announces New Signing and Upcoming Album Release

Love Canon Signs with Moonstruck Management Releasing New Album On Organic Records Sprouting from the musical foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville, Virginia’s LOVE CANON is excited to announce they have signed on with Moonstruck Management and Organic Records and are set to release their 4th album, Cover Story, in Spring 2018. For Cover […]

Suga Grits Releases First Single, “House Party”

Suga Grits – House Party “House Party” is the first single from DC’s funk, soul & jamband Suga Grits. Creating a unique blend that they have dubbed “Sugamental,” this all instrumental tune is just the beginning. The band will release a new song every month of 2018, as well as selective live tracks throughout the […]

Headless Robot Breaks Through With New Single

Headless Robot – Kali Lamb Based in Baltimore, MD, Headless Robot is ready to emerge as the next great jamband from Charm City. Originally forming in Los Angeles, CA, the band moved east to Baltimore, the hometown of guitarist Paul Tokarz, to join the city’s burgeoning jam scene. Headless Robot is made up of Paul […]