THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: August 14th, 2015
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THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: August 14th, 2015

Last night I had the opportunity to see Aldous Harding perform at the Vanguard in Sydney as part of her current Australian run of shows. Incredible gig. She has this ability to be fragile, hilarious, anxious and self-effacing between songs and then slip effortlessly into the hypnotic, droning and melodically adventurous singer and guitarist. Bent over … Continue reading

THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: May 22nd, 2015
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THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: May 22nd, 2015

As we roll into the weekend and look back at the last week, our highlight was last night’s double album launch featuring Ruby Boots (Solitude) and Raised By Eagles‘ (Diamonds in the Bloodstream) with local gent Andy Golledge opening with a superb set in trio band mode (see photos). Both the headliners more than did … Continue reading

The Weekly Round-Up: May 15th, 2015
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The Weekly Round-Up: May 15th, 2015

International news has been high on our radar at the end of this week with the announcement of the nominees for the Americana Honors and Awards to be held at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville in September. many of the expected nominees are there – Sturgill Simpson, Jason Isbell and Lucinda Williams whose album of … Continue reading

THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: May 8th, 2015
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THE WEEKLY ROUND-UP: May 8th, 2015

This week has mainly been about looking back at our favourite Americana albums (click on the image below) that have been released so far in 2015 plus reviews of recently released new albums (all 8/10) from Australian artists Liam Gale & The Ponytails, Raised By Eagles and Ruby Boots. We’d love to hear which albums have … Continue reading