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 […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Charm City Folk & Bluegrass Festival 2018 – Just A Taste

Charm City Folk & Bluegrass Festival Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD April 27-28, 2018 Having now completed its 6th annual installment, Charm City Folk & Bluegrass Festival has become a staple of the Mid-Atlantic music scene and a must-see for Baltimore residents. Check out a taste of some photos from myself and Michael Newman, and […]

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 […]

Suwannee Roots Revival Initial Lineup

The 3rd Annual Suwannee Roots Revival October 11-14, 2018 Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL Featuring: Keller Williams’ PettyGrass Featuring The HillBenders, Donna the Buffalo, The Seldom Scene, Samantha Fish, Peter Rowan Free Mexican Airforce, Jim Lauderdale, Verlon Thompson, Rev. Jeff Mosier, and more! Early Bird Tickets On Sale Now Tickets→ www.suwanneerootsrevival.com/tickets/ […]

April Fool’s Day: A New Look

April Fool’s Day: A New Look An Editorial By Randy Harris As far back as I can remember and beyond, April Fool’s Day has always been celebrated by tricks, pranks and deception. While my 30 years of life represents a small blip in the history of humankind, I do not believe that April Fool’s Day […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Suga Grits Live at The 8×10

Suga Grits The 8×10, Baltimore, MD March 8, 2018 All Rights Reserved © Photos by “Ragin’” Randy Harris

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 […]

Hot August Music Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

Hot August Music Festival Oregon Ridge Park, Cockeysville, MD (August 18, 2018) Yes, it’s true! Hot August Music Festival will return to Oregon Ridge Park on August 18, 2018, and now we have our lineup. Well, most of it anyways. 2018 will mark the 26th annual Hot August Music Festival, and the veteran festival continues […]