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Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper Album Out Today

Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper’s brand new album has just been released today. Led by nine-time International Bluegrass Music Association’s Fiddle Player of the Year, Michael Cleveland, the group’s virtuoisic style and traditional bluegrass sound has never been better represented, and …
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Nightmare And The Cat Premiere “Desert Heir” Track On Buzzbands.LA

Los Angeles-based rockers Nightmare and the Cat formed in 2010, but the musical powerhouses that lead the five-piece —  23-year-old front man Django Stewart and 26-year-old guitarist Sam Stewart — go way back. All the way back. Growing up in England, Sam …
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Town Mountain To Release a New Live Album

Town Mountain’s hard drivin’ bluegrass sound, tight harmonies, and stellar in-house songwriting have become the band’s trademark. They light up the stage with their honky tonk edge and barroom swagger, featuring a Jimmy Martin-style bounce and confidence that is countered …
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BREAKER! BREAKER! Dale Watson’s Truckin’ Sessions Trilogy Now Available

Completing a trilogy originally begun with the first “Truckin’ Sessions” album in 1998, Dale Watson wraps up the series with “The Truckin’ Sessions 3,” a robust 14-song set that details the daily travels and travails of the modern road warrior. …
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Prairie Dog Blues Festival Presents Howard & The White Boys

The Prairie Dog Blues Festival presents Howard and the White Boys, “a/k/a “Chicago’s Hardest-Working Blues Band,” in concert, Friday, July 25. 7 p.m. performance. Tickets $25. in advance, per day – purchase online at http://www.prairiedogblues.com/buy-tickets/. The Festival is held on …
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Lost Dog Found drops DINE ON DANGER August 19

San Francisco-based outfit Lost Dog Found will release its second full-length album, DINE ON DANGER, on August 19, 2014.  The 10-song (all original) record demonstrates the award-winning band’s fresh take on classic Americana genres. With a uniquely modern blend, called …
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POP Montreal Announces The Unicorns’ Only Headlining Show + Many More Artists

We have more artists and more shows to announce, YEAH!!!  First off, in the majorly HUGE news category, we are happy to announce the return of THE UNICORNS (!!!) This will be their ONLY show in Canada, their first headlining …
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Jeff Ellis Learns Importance of Growth and Change on New Album

Growth and honesty are the heart of Jeff Ellis’ sixth studio album, Learning How to Live, set to release summer 2014 and it really shows in each and every song. Writing straight from the heart about life and change, Ellis …
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Latest Full-Length from One Finger Riot Out Today

The upcoming album The Sea (July 22, Post Planetary) documents the end of a very long relationship, and is the first One Finger Riot full-length since a slew of releases by one-man-band Faris McReynolds in 2012, which included two from …
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Clare Dunn Breaks Into Music Row Top 20 with “Get Out”

Country music newcomer Clare Dunn is garnering attention for her debut single, “Get Out,” which is currently perched at #17 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart, at #41 on Billboard Indicator, and #43 on Aircheck Activator. Dunn co-wrote the …
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Sugar + The Hi-Lows’ Johnny Cash Live Sessions Available Now

When Sugar + The Hi-Lows (Trent Dabbs and Amy Stroup) joined the Nashville Ballet to perform a few Johnny Cash songs earlier this year, they planned on releasing an album shortly after. An unexpected hiccup in the process led to …
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A Writer’s Home Announces Signing Nathan Woodard To Exclusive Agreement

A Writer’s Home is pleased to announce an Exclusive Writer Agreement with Nathan Woodard.  Nathan writes various genres of music (Worship, CCM, and Country) and although he is a newer writer to the Southern Gospel industry he has quickly established …
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Team Spirit Premieres “Teenage Heart” Video On Noisey

Team Spirit have unveiled a new video today for “Teenage Heart”, the lead single from the band’s forthcoming debut LP Killing Time. Directed by Dorian Tocker and starring Ayad Al Adhamy, Lady Alchemy, Alexandria Spencer, and Team Spirit, the video follows …
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Craig Morgan Raises Over $60,000 With 8th Annual Charity Event

Country music star and award-winning TV host Craig Morgan had a hugely successful weekend as his 8th Annual Charity event raised a staggering $60,000 while fans enjoyed the beautiful middle Tennessee weather, a hair-raising motocross exhibition and some great musical …
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Kristian Bush Makes Solo Debut at the Grand Ole Opry

Country star Kristian Bush made his solo debut at the Grand Ole Opry on Friday night (7/18). The country singer, also known as one-half of Platinum-selling duo Sugarland, stepped up to the microphone and took the opportunity to introduce his …
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Brian Pounds Rolls a Strike with New Release

Texan singer-songwriter Brian Pounds is set to make his national debut with his new EP, Strikes and Gutters, which hits the streets on Sept. 2, 2014. The five-song album is a roots-rock, Americana gem, featuring lyrics that are mature beyond …
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Smallpools Announce Fall Headlining Tour with Magic Man and Panama Wedding

Today, Los Angeles’ quartert Smallpools announced their fall North American headlining tour. Smallpools will be joined on the road by Magic Man and Panama Wedding on select dates. Select dates along the tour are part of the Live Nation “Ones …
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SaraBeth Releases “Nowhere With You”

Hot off the steam of her first Top 40 record, Circle S Recording artist SaraBeth releases “Nowhere With You.”  Featuring a mid-tempo radio friendly groove, this new single from the Texas vocal powerhouse is sure to get Country fans singing …
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PUP Announce Their 1st Headlining North American Tour

After the massive success of their self-titled debut and tour alongside The Menzingers earlier this year, it seemed like fans and critics alike were all begging for Toronto rising punks PUP to come back. Well, they listened! Kicking off on …
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Dailey & Vincent Announce Additional LIVE Taping Performance at The Hylton PAC for Sept 14

Due to an overwhelming response from fans and ticket buyers alike, the “Rockstars of Bluegrass” and multi-Grammy nominated duo, Dailey & Vincent, announce an additional performance date (September 13th and September 14th) to their first ever LIVE CD, DVD, and …
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