LIVE REVIEW: Traveller, The Deslondes @ Marrickville Bowling Club
Alt-Country / Americana / Blues / Cosmic Country / Country / Gig Reviews / Photos

LIVE REVIEW: Traveller, The Deslondes @ Marrickville Bowling Club

Traveller, The Deslondes, Andy Golledge @ Marrickville Bowling Club, Sydney, Oct 20th, 2017 In previous years, gigs like this Out On The Weekend sideshow would most likely have taken place at the sadly departed Newtown Social Club, so it was nice to see a good sized venue like Marrickville Bowling Club being used for international shows, … Continue reading

NEWS: Out On The Weekend sideshows announced
Alt-Country / Americana / Country / News / Tour

NEWS: Out On The Weekend sideshows announced

The Out On The Weekend Americana music festival is happening on October 14th at Seaworks, Williamstown in Melbourne. The good news for those who can’t make it down there is that the international acts will also be playing a bunch of headline shows in Melbourne, Sydney Brisbane, Hobart, Fremantle and Adelaide. JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE October 13 … Continue reading

ALBUM REVIEW: The Deslondes ~ The Deslondes
Album Reviews / Alt-Country / Americana / Bluegrass / Country / Soul / Stream

ALBUM REVIEW: The Deslondes ~ The Deslondes

Attempts at an authentic presentation of traditional music can show up pale imitators pretty quickly but, on the flipside, those tagged as the real deal quickly rise to the top. The Deslondes are just that with five singer/songwriters blending country music with New Orleans soul and honky tonk with thrilling results. Their songs swing and … Continue reading

NEWS: The Deslondes sign to New West Records
Alt-Country / Americana / News / Soul / Videos

NEWS: The Deslondes sign to New West Records

The Deslondes are a New Orleans five-piece country-soul/honky-tonk band that have been getting about the US supporting Old Crow Medicine Show of late. As soon as they are done with that they’ll be heading back to the Nashville studio to finish their debut LP which will be coming out on New West Records early in 2015. … Continue reading