NEWS: Fanny Lumsden announces new album, single and tour
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NEWS: Fanny Lumsden announces new album, single and tour

   Sydney’s irrepressible alt. country songstress Fanny Lumsden is on the cusp of releasing her debut album Small Town Big Shot (September 2015) and to kick things off she’s released the video clip for its first single ‘Soapbox’. Filmed in the country NSW town of Tallimba where Lumsden first went to school the song takes aim at … Continue reading

NEWS: The Weeping Willows Announce Crowdfunding Campaign for New Album
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NEWS: The Weeping Willows Announce Crowdfunding Campaign for New Album

In 2012 Melbourne duo The Weeping Willows (Laura Coates and Andrew Wrigglesworth) released a fine debut album Till The North Wind Blows. Now they are ready to record its followup and intend to do so in Los Angeles, California. To make it happen they’ve launched a Possible crowdfunding campaign to raise the necessary funds to complete … Continue reading

NEW MUSIC: Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard ~ It’s All Going To Pot
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NEW MUSIC: Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard ~ It’s All Going To Pot

The two outlaw country legends Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard have teamed up for a new album (Django and Jimmie) and on the evidence of this clip for the first single they had a barrel of fun recording it. I’t’s All Going To Pot’ is a lively and funny play on words and Willie’s infamous … Continue reading

NEW MUSIC: The Ravenna Colt ~ Absolute Contingency
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NEW MUSIC: The Ravenna Colt ~ Absolute Contingency

The Ravenna Colt is the current project of ex-My Morning Jacket guitarist and engineer Johnny Quaid. His second album Terminal Current is due for release on February 20th. Here’s the first single, the breezy sweet country sound of ‘Absolute Contingency’. Album pre-orders available HERE Continue reading

NEWS: Jerry Lee Lewis announces Rock & Roll Time album
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NEWS: Jerry Lee Lewis announces Rock & Roll Time album

Press Release: One of the greatest rock and rollers of all time, the legendaryJerry Lee Lewis will be releasing his new album Rock & Roll Time on November 7 on Vanguard/Caroline Australia – his first for the label. Rock & Roll Time features a star–studded line up of guests including Keith Richards, Robbie Robertson, Ron Wood, Neil Young, Shelby Lynne, Nils Lofgren, Daniel Lanois … Continue reading

NEWS: New West Records to release An Americana Christmas LP
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NEWS: New West Records to release An Americana Christmas LP

Well this looks very cool, an Americana Christmas album from the good folk at New West Records, one of our favourite alt-country record labels. An Americana Christmas is a collection of classic Christmas songs and brand new holiday recordings from the icons and today’s current stars of the Americana genre. It features 16 songs including … Continue reading