Bill Nelson's "Dreamy Screens: Soundtracks From Echo Observatory" 3-Disc Boxed Set Available December 1, 2017
Esoteric Recordings' imprint Cocteau Discs, dedicated to the work of BILL NELSON, are proud to announce the release of a deluxe 3 disc clamshell boxed set limited edition collection titled "Dreamy Screens: Soundtracks from the Echo Observatory." The set features three albums, all recorded at Bill Nelson's ...
Empire Featuring Peter Banks & Sydney Fox The Complete Recordings - Out Now!
Empire Featuring Peter Banks & Sydney Fox - The Complete Recordings is the first release by The Peter Banks Musical Estate (via Cherry Red) and is also fully endorsed by Sydney Jordan (Foxx). The set includes the songs from all three EMPIRE studio albums and The Mars Tapes together in one place. The ...
Kenny Neal Blows The Audience Away At Fitzgerald's In Houston
History documents that it was Sara Fitzgerald that envisioned turning a building into a nightclub that would present the world's greatest artists. She bought the building, remodeled it, and then presented such acts as Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Albert Collins, and Lightnin' Hopkins just to name a few ...
For Jeffrey Gaines, Everything's 'Alright' On New Omnivore Album, Due Out January 26, 2018
Throughout his two-and-a-half-decade recording career, Jeffrey Gaines has maintained an impressive standard for soul-searching, introspective lyrics and catchy, uplifting melodies. Since bursting on the scene with his self-titled 1992 debut album, the charismatic singer-songwriter-guitarist has built ...
Downes Braide Association Release New Album 'Skyscraper Souls' Ft. Guest Appearances By Andy Partridge (XTC), Marc Almond & Kate Pierson (B52s)!
Super-duo Geoff Downes & Chris Braide, known as the Downes Braide Association (DBA), release their new album Skyscraper Souls on 17th November through their own label X2X Records via Cherry Red. This is their 3rd collaboration and follows their two previous critically-acclaimed releases Pictures of ...
John Wetton & Geoff Downes' Icon Zero Now Available On CD And Download!
iCon Zero is a revised presentation of the Wetton/Downes album and is a precursor to their iCon series of albums. It is essentially a collection of tracks mostly recorded in the late 1980s through the time of their brief reformation in 1990.
The original version of the album was released in 2002 ...
Austin Retro-Rockers Burgess Meredith Release New Album "A Dimension Of Sound"
Feeling nostalgic for some late 60's inspired, slightly psychedelic, retro-rock? Austin's Burgess Meredith has your fix, with their new album A Dimension of Sound out today. It premiered on Ovrld who described it as a "standout, with impeccable songwriting and arrangements and a never ending supply ...
(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding - Cover Me Anniversary Tribute
"This song puts into words a lot of the things I'm feeling in a way that I have a hard time verbalizing clearly. It's been covered a lot.
There's the Elvis Costello version which to me has a defiant protest like quality to it (as well as a kind of unique coolness that only Elvis can do in his own ...
Steve Hackett Wuthering Nights: Live In Birmingham
On Friday, January 26th, 2018, Inside Out Music release Wuthering Nights: Live in Birmingham, the new live release from guitar legend Steve Hackett.
Wuthering Nights was filmed at the Birmingham Symphony Hall during Hackett's recent, critically-acclaimed Genesis Revisited & Classic Hackett tour.
Thermal Entertainment Signs Sumner Roots Featuring Former Members Of Framing Hanley
Thermal Entertainment is proud to welcome Nashville's SUMNER ROOTS to their roster. The band features former FRAMING HANLEY members Kenneth Nixon (vocals), Ryan Belcher (guitar) and Jonathan Stoye (bass). Rounding out the band will be Shad Teems on drums.
Kenneth Nixon states "When Ryan and I ...
Excalibur IV - The Dark Age Of The Dragon The Rock Opera Album Featuring Members Of Jethro Tull, Saga, Uriah Heep, Curved Air, Clannad, Supertramp And Others!
EXCALIBUR IV is the widely anticipated fourth NEW STUDIO ALBUM in the Celtic Rock Opera series, following on from the GOLD and PLATINUM selling original trilogy. EXCALIBUR IV was played live in its entirety to 12 ARENAS in Germany in December 2016 and will be touring again in 2018.
Released on ...
Sound Of Contact's Dave Kerzner Releases New Studio Album "Static" Feat. Members Of Genesis, Big Big Train, Porcupine Tree And Others!
Dave Kerzner, co-founder of the progressive rock group Sound of Contact, has released his second solo album "Static" with a physical CD version available in mid-October. "Static". The album is the follow up to his highly acclaimed debut album "New World". Joining him are special guests Steve Hackett ...
Rolling Stones-Beatles Insider Shares Memories And Rare Artifacts
"Back in the mid-1960s, overnight, a street-smart east coast kid went from being a college student to tour manager/moneyman and confidante to the Rolling Stones. In his new book, Out of Our Heads: The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and Me with Proof of Truth, Schneider gives readers an all access pass ...
Rocker Rich Lynch Is Rounding Up New Fans With Rugged "Rock N Roll Rodeo" In Nashville
Indie rocker Rich Lynch returns with an exciting new song that takes its theme from images of the great American Cowboy. It isn't the recording artist's first rodeo, but, it is his first track that explores the hard life of those that want to ride the "Rock n Roll Rodeo".
Actually, the origin of ...
Members Of Blondie, MC5, Replacements, And The Heartbreakers Perform L.A.M.F.
Sole surviving Heartbreaker Walter Lure was joined by Blondie's Clem Burke, The Replacements' Tommy Stinson and MC5's Wayne Kramer over two nights at New York City's 'Bowery Electric' club in November 2016, and the event captured for posterity. Also joining them on stage were guests including Jesse ...
Having Been Told He'd Never Walk Or Talk Again Adam Lanceley Releases The Inspiring Music Video To His Self-Written Track
Adam Lanceley was only ten years old when a car accident left him seriously injured. Sustaining a severe brain injury, a crushed pelvis and shattered legs, doctors advised him he was unlikely to walk or talk again. Against all odds, Adam not only proved them wrong but has taken his remarkable recovery ...
Blues Musician Plays Live On Facebook From Switzerland
Switzerland based blues musician Zach Prather unleashes four new songs via a live Facebook video link direct to his studio this week.
The first live performance takes place today at 8pm GMT or 9pm in Switzerland on his Facebook page.
Zach Prather and the Tribe will appear on Monday 6th November ...
Big Star's "Live At Lafayette's Music Room" Coming From Omnivore Recordings On January 12, 2018
It is well known that Big Star played a one-off promotional concert for the Memphis Rock Writers Convention at Lafayette's Music Room in Memphis in May of 1973. The show cemented them into legendary status, after the journalists who witnessed it carried the message of Big Star out in their writing, ...
The Brian Setzer Orchestra Announce New 12″ Vinyl Single '25 Live!'
The BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA-led by iconic guitarist, songwriter, vocalist and three-time Grammy-award-winner BRIAN SETZER-have announced their exclusive Black Friday Record Store Day release, which further celebrates the band's 25th anniversary in 2017. Pressed on neon blue vinyl, the 12″ single LP, ...
New Book By Influential Post-Punk Group Bauhaus Entitled "Bauhaus Undead - The Visual History And Legacy Of Bauhaus" Now Available For Special Early Pre-Order
A new book by hugely influential British post-punk group Bauhaus entitled "Bauhaus Undead - The Visual History and Legacy of Bauhaus" is now available for pre-order from Cleopatra Records! To be released in March, 2018, the book's aesthetic reflects the band's art school origins to create an elegant ...
Acadian Driftwood Releases "First Amendment" On December 1, 2017
Formed in Liverpool in 2016, Acadian Driftwood make roots music for the digital age. The band draws on both Americana and their own British musical heritage to produce a diverse alchemy of rock, blues, country and surrealism.
The band have already earned airplay and support from BBC Radio Merseyside's ...
Singer/Songwriter And Guitarist Mark Newman Releases New Single "Lycanthropy" Just In Time For Halloween
With Halloween upon us, singer/songwriter and guitarist Mark Newman is giving his fans something to howl about with his latest single "LYCANTHROPY" OUT TODAY!
The ancient term "Lycanthropy" is defined as the supernatural transformation of a person into a wolf, as recounted in folk tales. In the lyrics ...
Rock Concert Photographer Bob Minkin Discusses His New Book With Paul Liberatore At Kanbar Center
Bob Minkin has photographed thousands of concerts in clubs and arenas across the USA and Europe. His photographs have been featured in many books and publications including Rolling Stone, Time Magazine, Relix Magazine, Marin Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Guitar World, Guitar Player and in music CDs ...
The Marcus King Band Release Due North EP Out Now Via Fantasy Records
The Marcus King Band has released a new four-song collection titled Due North EP out now via Fantasy Records. The EP is now available for purchase and streaming at all major retailers.
The digital-only EP consists of three songs the band recorded during their sessions at The Carriage House Studio ...
Americana/Indie UK Band Philip James Turner & The Crow Mandala Releases "Bright Lights" On December 8, 2017
Philip James Turner & The Crow Mandala are an Americana/Indie UK seven piece band hailing from the Naples of the North, Morecambe, Lancashire.
The Crow Mandala is headed up by Philip James Turner as you might have guessed, and was initially conceived as a one off project to be included in the programme ...
Michael Alexander & Big Whiskey Release Video For Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Simple Man'
Michael Alexander & Big Whiskey, the Southern Rock band from Madison, WI, have released a video for "Simple Man" which appears on their debut album Sandman out now.
The video for Lynryd Skynrd's "Simple Man" can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/lFmpWIGqVUE.
It also features Neal Middleton of Royal ...
Introducing Raven Salve' And Her New Single "Rock With Me"
Pensacola, Florida's Ebony D. Weatherspoon aka Raven Salve' is ready for success, and she wants you to know it. The 28-year-old Escambia, County, FL native is creating a strong buzz with the release of her new single "Rock With Me," featuring Big Pokey Bear. The single was released on October 17, 2017 ...
Richard Thompson "Live At Rockpalast" 3CD + 2DVD Set Coming November 3rd
Richard Thompson, world-class guitarist / songwriter, has been awarded and honored many times. Quite a few of his songs like "Down Where the Drunkards Roll" or "1952 Vincent Black Lightning" are classics by now and are interpreted by a number of artists of a variety of genres.
With Fairport Convention, ...
Jamie Porter Band Releases "Sonic Smile" On November 17, 2017
Jamie has played in bands since high school with varying styles of Country to Classic Rock. He's gained plenty of experience with gigs around North Wales and the North West of England over the years, playing regularly at The Cavern Club in Liverpool as well as numerous festivals and sessions for BBC ...
Rare Jimi Hendrix Concert Poster From The Factory 2/27/68 Highlights Auction By Psychedelic Art Exchange
Psychedelic Art Exchange announces their October auction of vintage 1960's concert posters, is now open for bidding. The auction ends Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 9:00 pm ET. All posters are being sold unreserved and have starting bids of $100 or less.
The auction includes an ultra rare Jimi Hendrix ...