Our Favourite Albums: Jan – Apr 2015
Album Artwork / Album Reviews / Alt-Country / Americana / Folk

Our Favourite Albums: Jan – Apr 2015

Yep, we’re a third of the way through the year already so we thought we’d have a look back at our ten favourite albums that have been released in 2015. In no particular these are the records that have regularly been on the stereo and provided many of the musical highlights of our year so far. You can hit … Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge ~ Something In The Water
Album Reviews / Bluegrass / Blues / Country / Folk / Jazz / Videos

ALBUM REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge ~ Something In The Water

Like a straighter American cousin to C.W. Stoneking’s more esoteric old-timey sound, Pokey LaFarge blends all manner of traditional musical forms – from jazz and swing to folk, country, doo-wop and mariachi. It’s all woven together in LaFarge’s authentic style on this, his most realised album to date. With a band that he’s been playing … Continue reading

LIVE REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge @ The Basement, Sydney (13/03/14)
Bluegrass / Blues / Country / Folk / Gig Reviews

LIVE REVIEW: Pokey LaFarge @ The Basement, Sydney (13/03/14)

  It was surprising to see that this concert was sold out given that Pokey LaFarge’s profile is only starting to grow in this part of the world. Put it down to a strong roots community with their ears to the ground and word-of-mouth buzz from his other Australian festival and headline shows perhaps. Regardless, … Continue reading

Americana / Bluegrass / Folk / News / Tour

Pokey LaFarge announces Australian tour

Signed to Jack White’s Third Man Records, Pokey LaFarge is heading to Australia in March to tour his recently released self-titled LP. Support from Mustered Courage. Friday, March 7th & Saturday, March 8th – Port Fairy Folk Music Festival Tickets: http://www.portfairyfolkfestival.com/ Sunday, March 9th & Monday, March 10th – WOMADelaide, Botanic Park, Adelaide Tickets: http://www.womadelaide.com.au/Continue reading