Author Archives: Dan Harr

Hosts Announced for 2015 Absolutely Gospel Music Awards

The administrators and staff of AbsolutelyGospel.com are proud to announce this year’s hosts for the 2015 Absolutely Gospel Music Awards Celebration. The hosts for this year’s Awards Celebration are two of the industry’s fastest rising talents – Joseph Habedank and …
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Psychostick to Head Out on “Revenge of the Vengeance” Tour Part 2

Described as ‘the Jerry Seinfeld of metal (Bravewords)’, PSYCHOSTICK are hitting the road for their second US tour (dates listed below) in support of their latest album “Revenge of The Vengeance” released on Rock Ridge Music last November to follow up 2011’s “Space Vampires VS …
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Man Overboard’s Lost Tape Collective Releases Three New Cassettes

Man Overboard’s label, Lost Tape Collective has released three new cassette tapes; The Explosion – ‘Flash Flash Flash’, Hostage Calm – ‘Die On Stage’ and Young Statues – ‘The Flatlands Are Your Friend.’ All the cassettes are limited edition and …
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Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road Start 2015 with 12 SPBGMA Nominations

Bluegrass fan-favorites Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road are up for 12 nominations at the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America (SPBGMA) convention. Set to take place February 5-8 in Nashville, SPBGMA is celebrating its 41st annual convention. …
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Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds New Album Chasing Yesterday Out March 3rd

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will release their second album entitled Chasing Yesterday on March 3rd via Sour Mash Records. The album will be available on CD, Deluxe CD, vinyl, and digitally and can be pre-ordered on Noel’s website, iTunes, …
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Rhonda Vincent & The Rage Pick Up Five SPBGMA Nominations

The Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America’s (SPBGMA) reigning Entertainer of the Year, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage have received five nominations for the upcoming SPBGMA convention, set to take place in Nashville, Tennessee, during the weekend …
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Chelsea Bain To Perform at Super Bowl Events

Rising country singer / songwriter Chelsea Bain performed at NASCAR’s biggest races last year, and now she has her sites set on the biggest week in football – Super Bowl XLIX week in Arizona. Chelsea has been confirmed to perform …
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Caravels and Octaves Split Now Streaming on Brooklyn Vegan

The upcoming split from Caravels and Octaves is now streaming on BrooklynVegan.  The 4-song split, out January 27, is now available for pre-order via Topshelf Records and Bridge Nine. Octaves formed in a warehouse in West Baltimore in the Fall of …
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Hinder Officially Welcomes New Lead Vocalist Marshal Dutton

In a statement released by the band via social media on Tuesday, January 20th, multi-platinum rockers Hinder have officially added Marshal Dutton as their new lead vocalist. No stranger to the band and fans, Dutton has co-written and co-produced on every …
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Matty Rico Premieres “Cheap Champagne” On Entertainment Weekly

Hailing from Chicago, stopping off in L.A., and taking root in Brooklyn, Matty Rico’s sound is truly unique. Fans of such conscious yet admittedly pop-friendly artists as J.Cole and Chance the Rapper will find a familiar yet fresh take on …
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Shannon and Heather Slaughter Kick Off New Album January 24

Shannon and Heather Slaughter will kick off their new album Never Just A Song at The Station Inn in Nashville January 24 at 9:00 pm. They will be joined by special guests Randy Kohrs, Melonie Cannon, Aubrey Haynie, Ron Inscore, …
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Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo Join Nigel Lythgoe at “So You Think You Can Dance” Judges Table

World-renowned choreographer, performer, singer and songwriter Paula Abdul and singer/songwriter/dancer Jason Derulo will join Nigel Lythgoe at the judges’ table, alongside returning host Cat Deeley, for the 12th season of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE. The upcoming season will …
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Dry the River Announce New Single ‘Rollerskate’

Dry the River have announced details of the release of new single.  Rollerskate is released on 9th March 2015 through Transgressive Records. Taken from their recently released, top-40 2nd album, Alarms In The Heart, and produced by Peter Miles, the …
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The Othermen Premiere “(Do The) Stand Still” on CMJ

My gawd, you shoulda seen ‘em. At the ass-end of 2014, the Othermen took the two most drunken holidays – Halloween and New Year’s Eve – and treated them like the last day on Earth. Like your cartoon vision of …
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Word Entertainment Garners 10 K-LOVE Fan Award Nominations

This week, the K-LOVE Fan Award nominees were announced, which included Word Entertainment artists for KING & COUNTRY, Francesca Battistelli, Big Daddy Weave, NEEDTOBREATHE, Natalie Grant and Plumb, for a total of ten nominations. Of the ten, four went to …
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Head Wound City Announce Reissue and Premiere “Street College” On VICE

Head Wound City is undoubtedly a supergroup, and one that is not to be overlooked. But nevertheless, it is also an example of what one might call “the narwhal phenomenon”: something that, when described, sounds so magical and rare that …
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Jon Wolfe Announces New Album “Natural Man” And Sets March 31 Release Date

Country artist Jon Wolfe will release his much anticipated album, Natural Man, on March 31. Natural Man, produced by Wolfe, Lex Lipsitz and Billy Decker and recorded at Nashville’s Westwood Studios and Ronnie’s Place, is a 13-track collection of songs …
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Marriages Announce New Album “Salome” Available April 7th

Upon listening to Marriages new album, Salome, the first thing one notices is its sense of space. Like pulling open a dark window shade mid-flight, we’re abruptly presented with a crystalline brightness setting the tone from the outset, signifying an …
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Rock Band BURNIN’ Sobers Up with New Single ‘All Those Days’

Rock band Burnin’ lives up to its name, thanks to the new single “All Those Days” (Bell Bottom Records). With ear-piercing electric guitar riffs, the song is a bittersweet reflection on the sex and drugs that are so prevalent in …
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Six-time Grammy Winner Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Releases 29th Album in February

The Grammy Award-winning Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir will release its 29th album via Provident Distribution on February 10, 2015. The CD entitled, Pray, features fourteen new songs, eleven of which were co-written by choir director, Carol Cymbala.  Cymbala believes that choirs are still an …
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