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The International Americana Music Show (#1428) features 14 artists making their first appearance on the show

This week the show features 14 artists, from nine different countries, whose music hasn't been played on the program before. The Ballroom Band from Sweden open the show, which also features The Coal Porters covering Neil Young, and Yvonne Lyon, from Scotland with a track from her latest album, These Small Rebellions. There's new music by Ollie Brown, from Australia, Catherine Ashby from England, and Vena Portae, whose three members are English, Swedish and Australian.

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Added by Michael Park on August 20, 2014 at 22:47 — No Comments

The Riotous Brothers - The Tree. CD review

THE RIOTOUS BROTHERS

The Tree

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Keith Thompson Band - Catch The Fire. CD review

KEITH THOMPSON BAND

Catch The Fire

(DENSITY MUSIC)…

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Added by David James Innes on August 18, 2014 at 12:00 — No Comments

ROBERTO CASSANI & The Tickety-Two (Barbaville Records)

 

www.robertocassani.co.uk

 

Off the wall, totally, Italy-born and breed Roberto Cassani’s music shines like some headland beacon on a dark, dreary winter’s night on a deserted headland. He is a saviour to those bored with formal, manufactured…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 18, 2014 at 7:00 — No Comments

The Backsliders on Americana Music Show #203

On episode 203 of the Americana Music Show, Steve Howell from The Backsliders plays three tracks from Raleighwood, talks about the new band line up and the story of the Raleighwood…

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Added by Calvin Powers on August 18, 2014 at 6:30 — No Comments

Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires on Americana Music Show #202

On episode 202 of the Americana Music Show, Lee Bains plays 3 tracks from The Glory Fires' Dereconstructed and talks about the post-colonial theory behind the album title and dirt track racing.

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Added by Calvin Powers on August 18, 2014 at 6:30 — No Comments

PETE KENNEDY —TONE, TWANG & TASTE (Independent)

http://peterkeneddy.com

 http://kennedysmusic.com

Genial guitarist Pete Kennedy is best known as a band member of Nanci Griffith’s Blue Moon Orchestra,…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 16, 2014 at 14:40 — No Comments

Freight Train Boogie Show #267 with new music from Jack Clement, Eight Dollar Mountain, Stefanie Keys, Marshall Crenshaw and more

FTB Show #267 features the new album by the late "Cowboy" Jack Clement  called For Once And For All.  Also new music from Corb Lund, Kenny Butterill, and Stefanie Keys. Here's the …

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TAMMY LYNN & MYLES HIGH —TURN MY MUSIC ON (Self-Released)

http://www.TammyLynnAndMylesHigh.com

 

Husband and wife act, Tammy Lynn and Myles High are a throw back, retro-esque act who run the gamut of old fashioned rock’n’roll, r&b, rockabilly and swing. They cover all…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 15, 2014 at 17:26 — No Comments

THE TROUBADOUR SHOW #74. 14th August 2014 LISTEN AGAIN LINK & PLAYLIST

Thanks for tuning in to last night's Troubadour Show. You can listen again or catch it for the first time here -

TROUBADOUR SHOW #74 

It was 2 hours of great music including new tracks from Ben Glover, Garrison Starr, Pieta Brown, The Jenkins Twins, Malcolm Holcombe, Swear And Shake, Nora Jane Struthers And The Party Line, Luke Tuchscherer, Rachel Grubb, Daniel Meade. Also on the show was some classic tracks from Tom…

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Marcus Malone: Stand Or Fall. CD review

MARCUS MALONE

Stand Or Fall

(REDLINE MUSIC)

Balancing almost perfectly the required swagger of blues and the necessary tenderness of soul,…

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Added by David James Innes on August 14, 2014 at 16:00 — No Comments

Jordie Lane. Not Built To Last. CD review

JORDIE LANE

Not Built To Last

(BLOOD THINNER RECORDS)

Having attracted critical comparisons with Bob Dylan, Gram Parsons and Jackson Browne, the PR blurb for Australian minstrel Jordie Lane’s five-track EP…

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Added by David James Innes on August 14, 2014 at 15:30 — No Comments

THE TROUBADOUR SHOW #74. 14th August 2014 Preview.

Today's Troubadour Show Thursday 14th August can be heard at 5pm Eastern USA / 1opm in the UK on The Penguin Rocks. Two hours of great music with me John Godfrey. The usual mix of new releases and some old…

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This week's International Americana Music Show, #1427, features new music and an interview with Australian singer, Jordie Lane.

As well as music by artists from half a dozen different countries, the show this week (#1427) includes an interview with Jordie Lane, an Australian singer from Melbourne, now based in Los Angeles, whose new record has just been released.

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Added by Michael Park on August 13, 2014 at 15:35 — No Comments

CHATHAM COUNTY LINE —TIGHTROPE (Yep Roc)

http://yeproc.com

 

North Carolina group, Chatham County Line bring a mixture of bluegrass, folk, blues and story telling to a musical world widely known as Americana. Good stuff, innovative, amazingly tight and strong…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 10, 2014 at 19:25 — No Comments

VARIOUS —AMERICAN HEARTLAND LEGENDS OF COUNTRY (Sony Music) 3cds

VARIOUS —AMERICAN HEARTLAND LEGENDS OF COUNTRY (Sony Music) 3cds

 

What can you say about a 3cd, 60 track compilation of country music stretching from 1954 to 1985 which has a rich vein of great songs and acts who live up to the tag of legend. Not least among the list you have Johnny Cash,…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 10, 2014 at 17:00 — No Comments

JOHNNY RODRIGUEZ —THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION; The Mercury Years (Humphead Records) 2LPs

 

www.humpheadcountry.com

 

Johnny Rodriguez could do no wrong back during the 1970s as in quick succession one hit followed another (six of which were No 1 country hits between 1972-1978). It was also a wonderful period in time…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 10, 2014 at 16:00 — No Comments

DAVE ALVIN AND PHIL ALVIN —COMMON GROUND; DAVE ALVIN & PHIL ALVIN PLAY AND SING THE SONGS OF BIG BILL BROONZY (Yep Roc)

http://yeproc.com

Californian brothers Dave and Phil Alvin have never forgotten their roots, and first love in music the blues! Full of sibling rivalry the brothers after splitting up as founder…

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MARTY ROBBINS —20TH CENTURY DRIFTER THE MCA YEARS (2CD set) Hump Head Country

 

www.humpheadcountry.com

 

 

Country music legend, Martin Robertson to give him his given name was a true music icon. Best known as a western balladeer and hit songs “Singing The Blues”, “Devil Woman”, “Begging To You”,…

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Added by Maurice Hope on August 10, 2014 at 15:35 — No Comments

GAVIN SUTHERLAND & THE VICE BISHOPS. Doveridge Village Club, 1 August 2014. Live review.

GAVIN SUTHERLAND & THE VICE BISHOPS

Live at Doveridge Village Club

1 August 2014

En route from Aberdeen to Dorset on holiday, it would have been rude not to check out Gavin Sutherland’s appearance, just…

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