Alex Dezen "II" (Out 2/3/17)
It's official. The Damnwells are done. "It was an amazing run," says Alex Dezen of the band for which he was the lead singer. "But it's time to move on." 16 years, 5 albums, and countless miles later, Dezen is finally stepping out on his own with his second solo album in two years. Truth be told, the ...
Entertainment Legends David Bowie & Carrie Fisher Memorialized In West Hollywood Murals
Artist Mike McNeilly has a new mural installation in West Hollywood paying tribute to legends Carrie Fisher and David Bowie, whose untimely deaths in 2016 (Bowie on January 10th and Fisher on December 25th) book-ended a year that saw the passing of several beloved entertainment icons.
Created on ...
A Transcendental Journey To Getdown: Grammy Award-Winning Quetzal To Release 'The Eternal Getdown' On March 10, 2017
For more than 20 years, Grammy Award winners Quetzal, the East L.A. Chicano rock group, has been fighting oppression with their unique, culturally diverse soundscapes. With 'The Eternal Getdown,' Quetzal's second release in Smithsonian Folkways Recordings' Tradiciones/Traditions series, the band has ...
Sam Moore Steps Up To Perform During President-Elect Donald Trump's Inauguration Ceremony
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, the legendary Grammy winning Soul Man, Sam Moore has been added to perform during the "'Make America Great Again!' Welcome Celebration" on January 19th to celebrate the newly elected President of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump.
"As an American, I ...
Salvation Rock Music Company Has Released Its Flagship Self-Titled Debut Album
Salvation Rock Music Company has released its flagship self-titled debut album. The profile of SRMC is 60's & 70's folk and rock style music with compelling lyrical messages of salvation. Mixing original compositions with re-arranged traditional gospels, the goal of the label is to present the gospel ...
Sordid Rock Seethes On New "American Grindhouse" CD
If you ever wanted to chew on some nasty rock inspired by the "grind policy" exploitation films then a new compilation titled "American Grindhouse" (out NOW on CD and digitally) is going to be super digestible.
Title - American Grindhouse
Genre - Hard Rock
Featured Artists - Vulgar Speech (Pordenone ...
Ashley Riley To Release New EP In March 2017
Earthy grit. Rootsy and soft. A distinct voice. At its core, Ashley Riley's music is best described as sophisticated indie/Americana. There's a dreamy quality to the songs, yet lyrically they capture the essence of the more honest moments of our days: those seemingly ordinary moments that suddenly take ...
88 Mile Trip Release Free EP 'Blame Canada' Ft. Covers Of Bachman Turner Overdrive, Neil Young And More!
Vancouver's 88 MILE TRIP are very proud Canadians, they are so proud that they have put together a new 5 track EP entitled 'Blame Canada' covering songs in tribute to Canadian rock and roll music of years past such as Bachman Turner Overdrive, Neil Young, Red River, The Stampeders plus Doug and The ...
Suicide By Tigers Release 'True Believers' Music Video
Swedish classic rockers SUICIDE BY TIGERS released a music video for "True Believers", the song is taken from their self titled debut album, hailed by European rock media as one of last years best debut albums. Once again the band shows that they are masters of crafting soulful heavy rock, performed ...
Suzanne Veronica And Mike Passaro's Single Added At Radio Across US
Renowned artists Suzanne Veronica and Michael Passaro are starting 2017 off on a high note as their new single "Worlds Away" is actively being added at radio and their latest release 7 Tales of Wonder continues to receive acclaim from fans and critics alike.
Their seventh album to date, 7 Tales ...
Straightline Announce New Album On Bird Attack Records, Stream First Single
German melodic skate punkers Straightline have announced they'll be releasing their upcoming album, Vanishing Values, worldwide on February 10, 2017 through Bird Attack Records.
In anticipation of the album's release, you can now stream the first single "Not Afraid" on Bandcamp, where you can grab ...
M Resort Spa Casino Has Partnered With Gangster To Present Rock Into Spring!
M Resort Spa Casino has partnered with Gangster to present Rock Into Spring, a three-day rock n' roll music festival taking place April 28 - 30, 2017 at M Resort's pool....
Modern Harmonic Launches 'Winter In Space' With An Array Of Collectible Space-Themed Albums, Out January 13, 2017
On Friday the 13th of January, Modern Harmonic celebrates their "Winter In Space" event with a handful of space themed records! "Winter In Space" launches the first ever vinyl LP reissue of Tom Glazer & Dottie Evans' Space Songs, a record created for children in the 60's but coveted by adults today. ...
Monmouth University Named The Official Archival Center For Bruce Springsteen's Works And Memorabilia
Monmouth University today announced a new collaborative partnership to establish The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music. Through the collaboration, Monmouth University becomes the official archival repository for Springsteen's written works, photographs, periodicals, and artifacts. ...
French Music Legends Magma To Release Emehntehtt-Re Trilogie Live DVD!
French music legends Magma will be releasing EMEHNTEHTT-RÉ TRILOGIE Live DVD in January 2017! The concerts were recorded live at Le Triton in November 2014 and feature the EMEHNTEHTT-RÉ TRILOGIE performed in full for the very first time!
Initiated in 1973, its composition beholds its whole fulfillment ...
Levi Petree To Release New Album In March
Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Levi Petree is set to release a new album, It's Country, on March 3, 2017. Described by some as "if Johnny Cash fronted The Clash," Petree is a ragin' Cajun from Lafayette, Louisiana; Petree was born on the bayou and infuses that area's unique spirit into his music ...
The Hyena Kill Stream New Single 'Tongue Tied' + Announce UK Headline Dates
Manchester duo The Hyena Kill are extremely pleased to announce they'll be kicking off 2017 with the release of their new single 'Tongue Tied' on 27th January alongside news of a short run of headline dates in April (details below).
Stream and share here: https://soundcloud.com/the-hyena-kill/tongue-tied
The Accidentals Sign To Sony Music Masterworks
Sony Music Masterworks is pleased to announce the signing of alternative folk-rock band The Accidentals. Named one of Yahoo Music's Top 10 Bands to Watch in 2017, the genre-melding indie group will release their major label debut in the spring, supported by a national tour.
The multi-instrumental ...
SOBO Blues Band Representing Israel This Winter In America
"It doesn't matter who you are or where you live. The Blues is international. We're going to prove that's the truth in the United States of America."
SOBO Blues Band was chosen to represent Israel in America this January and February of 2017. The Jerusalem blues band won the honor in competition ...
Aaron Fink Release His New Solo Album 'Galaxies' On January 20, 2017 Via Woodhenge Records
Celebrated touring and studio guitarist, Aaron Fink (formerly of Breaking Benjamin), sails into previously uncharted waters with his new solo album GALAXIES due for release on January 20, 2017 via Woodhenge Records. The record blends melodic rock with musical left turns, bold guitar solos and contemplative ...
Wynn Las Vegas Announces John Fogerty: Fortunate Son In Concert
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and rock music legend, John Fogerty, marks his debut at Wynn Las Vegas as he brings his acclaimed show, John Fogerty: Fortunate Son In Concert, to the Encore Theater for ten intimate performances from March 3 - 11 and May 19 - 28. With a career spanning more than 50 ...
Philadelphia's Mike Marino & His Restlesssoul Release Heartland Rock Album
Americana singer-songwriter Mike T. Marino opens the New Year with a masterful collection of heartland rock songs called "Tomorrow's Yesterday" through his band Mike Marino & His RestlessSoul. 'Tomorrow's Yesterday' conjures the cool pastoral musings of singer-songwriters like Mark Knopfler, Tom Petty, ...
Blank Range Premiere "Circumstances" Video With American Songwriter, Touring With The Wild Reeds
Late last year, the Nashville-based five-piece Blank Range released their sophomore EP titled Vista Bent on Sturdy Girls Records distributed via Thirty Tigers. Next month, the band will hit the road with The Wild Reeds for a string of dates on the west coast and throughout the south. Find a full list ...
"Let It Be: A Celebration Of The Music Of The Beatles"
The Beatles show you never got to see Part 2 of the acclaimed production direct from London's West End & Broadway
What if the Beatles had reunited 10 years after their break-up? This revamped production of "Let It Be: A Celebration of the Music of the Beatles" answers that question, and brings ...
Frank Simes & Steve Cooke Launch Their New Band
Los Angeles based musicians, Frank Simes & Steve Cooke, have launched their new band THANK YOU, an acoustic and symphonic tribute to guitarist Jimmy Page and vocalist Robert Plant from the English rock band Led Zeppelin.
Simes and Cooke bring together the magic and sophistication of the original Page ...
Smithsonian Folkways To Release 'Roll Columbia: Woody Guthrie's 26 Northwest Songs' Jan. 27, A Woody Guthrie, Bonneville Power Administration Celebration
Woody Guthrie traveled to Portland, OR, in the spring of 1941 to write songs for the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). Although this phase of his career is not as familiar as others, it was a prolific one, and the 26 songs he penned over 30 days included some of his best-known work: "Pastures of ...
Susan Surftone Releases Brand New Single "A Mess Of A Blues" On December 22, 2016
Susan Surftone slated to release her brand new single "A Mess Of Blues" on December 22, 2016 via CD Baby.
The b-side of one of Elvis' biggest hits, "It's Now Or Never", released in 1960, "A Mess Of Blues" is a gem of song written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, that didn't get the attention it deserved.
Japan And Porcupine Tree Keyboardist Richard Barbieri Set To Release New Studio Album Planets + Persona Via Kscope On March 3, 2017
Legendary Japan and Porcupine Tree keyboardist Richard Barbieri releases his most sonically expansive work to date, with a brand new album entitled Planets + Persona. It is the third Barbieri solo album, but the first to feature such a wide pallet of instrumentation. Vintage analogue synthesizers combine ...
Shinyribs Readies Jimbo Mathus-Co-Produced Album 'I Got Your Medicine' For February 24, 2017
Not too many years ago, Austin singer-songwriter Kevin Russell, the man behind the entity known as Shinyribs, had a revelation. He was discussing schoolteachers with his kids, and mentioned his first two were Miss Martin and Miss Gibson. That's when he realized his destiny had been shaped decades ago, ...
New Lang Syne - Welcome In The New Year With Dean Friedman
Legendary songsmith Dean Friedman's take on another year's end is as wonderful as you'd expect. His consummate song writing and performing have earned him a loyal international following, devoted to the sophisticated, funny and profound work of a master musician. This release marks an end to a very ...