Author Archives: Dan Harr

Vid O’The Week – Jamie T-Zombie

After Watching World War Z, I have this irrational fear of a zombie apocalypse – I would die if someone jumped out from behind a door to scare me, I’d question the audacity of people living in these opulent mansions with a measly little fence to protect them (clearly they have more important things to worry about then flesh eating zombies!), and if anyone …
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Polly O’Keary & The Rhythm Method – Compass

“I’m pretty animated live. There’re singers around here that are way better than me…but I think that some folks are fond of the WAY I sing. I’m a very active, animated performer,” says blues artist Polly O’Keary of Polly O’Keary & the Rhythm Method in a recent A1 Blues Artist Spotlight interview. Her dynamism is also captured in the studio.
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How To Manage Your Talent – Five Realistic Tips for Success

Each year approximately 43,000 demos are being sent to approximately 35 major labels. Out of those 43,000 demo submissions, roughly 30 get that rare multi-album deal of yesteryear, which includes a large advance and all the perks. Even if you have a recording label – – there are still so many variables which can alter…
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Mansionair Premiere New Single “Second Night”

by Lachlan Wylie There’s not a word for that feeling you get when you realize a band that you might pay $15 to see as a support at the Newtown Social Club tomorrow night will likely be headlining Oxford Art …
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Jenny Broke The Window Release New Single “We Could’ve Done This Grant”

by Alex Gordon It’s been a quieter year for the local powerhouse that is Jenny Broke The Window* – last year saw the release of the phenomenal Rum and Cola, the now familiar summertime jam that made the anthem to many …
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Jake Berry – Glossolalia

It’s Monday night and I’ve arrived at my dimly lit, somewhat pretentious local bar. The atmosphere is inviting and engaging, despite the fact that the décor here reminds me scarily of The Block. People here are so intimidatingly good looking you’ll spend the rest of your night avoiding eye contact like the peasant you are. But it’s also warm…
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Dave Adkins Continues to Dominate Charts with Nothing To Lose

Dave Adkins continues to dominate the bluegrass charts with his Mountain Fever Records’ album Nothing To Lose. The title track reached the coveted #1 spot this month on Sirius XM Radio Bluegrass Junction Most Played Tracks with the album at …
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Dan + Shay Celebrate First Gold Plaque For “19 You + Me”

CMA Award nominees and critically acclaimed duo Dan + Shay (Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney) received their very first Gold plaque last night in Nashville before their sold-out show at Nashville’s Cannery Ballroom as part of their “Where It All …
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DEC3 Keeps Good Company

DEC3, who recently released their debut self-titled album via Raddist (hit #1 on Amazon’s Adult Alternative Hot New Releases), is currently making quite a stir at radio with their track “Simple Mess.” It was recently spotlighted for the 2nd week in …
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Step-Panther Premiere “It Came From The Heart” Video On IMPOSE

“It was strange but nice.” ~ some kid named Rodney, aged nine. Out of the mouths of babes … as the age-old proverb goes. Or in this case, out of the mouth of a boy reviewing a rural NSW art …
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MISS MAY I Kicks off Headline Tour on Tuesday

MISS MAY I will tear up the stage at KNOTFEST on Saturday, October 25th! On their way to and from KNOTFEST at San Manuel Ampitheatre in San Bernardino, CA, the band will be stopping in several cities on a headline run …
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Cool Ghouls Premiere “What A Dream I Had’ On Wondering Sound

“San Francisco’s Doomed” …or so they say. There are, however, four Cool Ghouls who will have none of that. Born and raised in Fog Nation’s stripmall suburbs, these boys dreamed of the day when they would move to Shaky City.  …
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Charlie Worsham Continues “Powerful” Performances on Kip Moore’s CMT On Tour 2014: Up In Smoke

Critically acclaimed singer/ songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Charlie Worsham is continuing to impress crowds and critics alike on Kip Moore’s CMT On Tour 2014: Up In Smoke with two back to back sold-out shows this past weekend. The Albany Times praised …
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Angels & Airwaves Ignites Fans To Reveal The Dream Walker Album Artwork

Angels & Airwaves are igniting their legions of fans to reveal their artwork for their latest album release The Dream Walker. The album will be available for pre-order on October 31st at AngelsAndAirwaves.com and on sale this December worldwide. Check back soon for more details. …
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Sundy Best To Release “Salvation City” Dec. 2nd with Pre-orders Now Available

Sundy Best, Nick Jamerson and Kris Bentley, will release Salvation City, their third eONe release on Tuesday, December 2, with preorders available today on iTunes and Amazon.com. All songs are written by Sundy Best and produced by RS Field.  For …
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Kitsuné Releases Fakear “Interstellar” Track

Breaking today some of the exciting artists who will matter most tomorrow, Kitsuné’s flagship compilation is back for another round. Showcasing, as always, a complete assortment of the movers and shakers currently shaping up music’s future, Kitsuné Maison 16 hits the streets on …
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Knuckle Puck Premiere New Song On Rock Sound

Anticipation has been building for ‘While I Stay Secluded’, the upcoming EP from Chicago’s Knuckle Puck, and our friends at Rock Sound are helping to satiate fans with an exclusive stream of a new track titled “Bedford Falls.” The EP, …
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Music Worth Buying – Ted Nugent and The Empty Hearts

Orange County Register (CA) music critic Robert Kinsler and his co-host, TJR review new CDs. This week we are looking at Shut Up & Jam by Ted Nugent and Super Group comprise of members of Blondie, The Cars, The Romantics and The Chesterfield Kings, called The Empty Hearts.
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Reba Headlines “Dawn Sears & Friends” Nov. 30 Benefit Show For Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Research

Reba McEntire will headline a benefit concert at Depot Square in Gallatin, Tenn. on Sunday, Nov. 30 at 6:30 p.m., to fund lung cancer research at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. Organized by singer and lung-cancer patient Dawn Sears, the show will …
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‘Top 25 Country Songs of Faith’ Brings Together Country’s Most Inspiring Songs of Faith

Twenty-five of country music’s most inspiring songs of faith come together on one new collection, debuting in Maranatha! Music’s Top 25 series, ‘Top 25 Country Songs of Faith.’ The brand has sold nearly 1.8 million copies since inception with ‘Songs …
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