Singer/songwriter Charlie Parr has returned with an album that mixes his Folk roots with plenty of heart and soul. Although he may sometimes write as an observer, his songs put him square in the eye of the storm. Parr writes songs that are extremely personal yet universal at the same time.  Listening to DOG, you’ll stumble across people that you feel that you already know, places that you are sure you’ve been and feelings that you most definitely have experienced.  This is a world where both feet are firmly planted on the ground. You can feel the heat of the sun and smell the beer-soaked floorboards. This is an album that pulls no punches.  Life is hard and then you die but in between, there is light in the darkness. However, that light may be only fleeting at times. But that is understandable because Charlie experienced some truly dark moments before making the album. […]

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Exclusive Preview Of Andrea Zonn New Album

Andrea Zonn will be releasing her new album "Rise" on September 25. ANDREA ZONN, one of the most respected fiddle players and harmony vocalists in contemporary music, knows as well as anyone that the right players and the right chemistry are what elevates an album and serves the songs. On her second album as an artist, Andrea is supported by the illustrious musicians she usually accompanies: James Taylor, Vince Gill, and Keb’ Mo’, for starters. [...]

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Jack Tempchin Learning To Dance

Jack Tempchin's new album Learning To Dance is expected to be released on August 21. Preview Learning To Dance with the exclusive Room To Run music video. Over 40 years into a stellar career that continues to blossom as a songwriter and an artist, Jack is best known for classic hits he wrote for the Eagles, Glenn Frey, and many others (including “Peaceful Easy Feeling,” “Already Gone,” “Smuggler’s Blues,” “ You Belong To [...]

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The Joy Of Living: A Tribute To Ewan MacColl

The Joy Of Living: A Tribute To Ewan MaColl to be released on September 4. Artist:  Ewan MacColl Title: Joy Of Living: A Tribute To Ewan MacColl Label: Compass Records UPC: 766397465722 Known as the godfather of the first British folk revival, Ewan MacColl is hailed for writing such classic songs as “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face,” “Dirty Old Town,” “The Shoals of Herring” and “The Joy of Living.” JOY OF LIVING: [...]

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Preview The Waifs New Album

From Compass Records, The Waifs are to release their long awaited new album Beautiful You on August 14. Artist: The Waifs Title: Beautiful You UPC: 766397465326  Singer-songwriters Donna Simpson, Vikki Thorn, and Josh Cunningham (along with bassist, Ben Franz and drummer, David Ross Macdonald) make up Australia’s folk-rock band The Waifs. Their 2002 radio smash “London Still” was followed by a tour with Bob Dylan and ARIA Awards including Best Independent, and Best Blues And Roots [...]

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New Bobby Long Album – Ode To Thinking

Artist: Bobby Long Title: Ode to Thinking UPC: 766397465425 British singer-songwriter Bobby Long has built a dedicated fan base around his hauntingly poetic lyrics and catchy melodies. On his third record, ODE TO THINKING, Long Returns to the basics: a guitar, sturdy songs, and his singularly plaintive voice. The album's 11 tracks showcase a hard-won maturity that belies Long's 29 years. A Prolific songwriter who has been compared to his own heroes - Elliot Smith, [...]

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