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February 2013 Blog Posts (56)

Martin Harley -- Mojo Fix (60/20 Records)

 

Welcome to the big time, Martin Harley! He mixes things up with the Reggae beat of Rum Shack and acoustic Folk of Cardboard King, the latter rivalling current overlords, Sheerin and Howard. However, it’s when he unleashes Ry Cooder influenced electric slide on Working For The Man,…

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Added by David Blue on February 28, 2013 at 20:32 — No Comments

Anaïs Mitchell and Jefferson Hamer, The Blind Tiger Club, Brighton. February 26th 3013

Never let it be said that Anaïs Mitchell is one to rest on her laurels! She followed the release of her folk-rooted debut and sophomore albums with the ambitious folk opera HADESTOWN, she then took on the persona of a YOUNG MAN IN AMERICA and is once again forging a different path, this time with collaborator, Jefferson Hamer, by reinterpreting some of the ballads collected by Sir Francis James Child, in their duet album, CHILD BALLADS. 

Tonight’s show was the first in a three-month…

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Added by Jela Webb on February 27, 2013 at 22:33 — No Comments

Dan Bern (with Common Rotation) : Drifter

http://www.danbern.com/

         Dan Bern is a forty-something American songwriter, book writer and painter who has been compared to Dylan, Phil Ochs and Bruce Springsteen, amongst others. In some pictures he even looks a little like Springsteen, and he certainly aims to chronicle life from a similar perspective to the one adopted…

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Added by John (Biscuits and Gravy) Davy on February 26, 2013 at 22:25 — No Comments

'Spotlight' with Gavin 'Jeebo' Brady

News, Reviews, Gig Guides and Interviews!

I'll be kicking off my new programme 'Spotlight' with a bang! I'll be reviewing the brand new album from …

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Added by Gavin 'Jeebo' Brady on February 26, 2013 at 19:00 — No Comments

The Rockingbirds - The Return of the Rockingbirds

The Rockingbirds                          



The Return of the Rockingbirds

Loose…

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Added by Alan Harrison on February 25, 2013 at 20:22 — No Comments

Ep#128 Jon Shain

On episode 128 of the Americana Music Shjow, Jon Shain talks about the Piedmont Blues, making slow songs interesting, how Ordinary Cats got electrified, and his ambiguous duet.  Plus newgrass from The Brothers…

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Added by Calvin Powers on February 25, 2013 at 6:30 — No Comments

Freight Train Boogie podcast #200 featuring Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison, Roger Knox, Holly Williams, Overmountain Men & more

FTB podcast #200 features the first-ever collaboration album by husband and wife KELLY WILLIS & BRUCE ROBISON called Cheater's Game.

Here's the direct link to listen now!

 

Show #200

KELLY…

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Added by Bill Frater on February 24, 2013 at 22:00 — No Comments

Richard Thompson, The Dome, Brighton. February 22nd 2013

Richard Thompson, one of British folk’s national treasures, has recently released an album titled ELECTRIC which has been so well received that many are saying that it is his best one for years! Taking it out on the road, accompanied by Michael Jerome on drums and Taras Prodaniuk on bass, the trio are whipping up a storm and I was privileged to witness them take the stage at Brighton’s Dome and play their hearts out for nigh on two hours.

What can I say about Thompson that hasn’t…

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Added by Jela Webb on February 24, 2013 at 15:07 — No Comments

Kontiki Suite, James Allan & Co. + Meghann Clancy at the Head of Steam Newcastle

Kontiki Suite and Guests                                     

The Head of Steam, Newcastle, England

22 Feb 2013

       If you are reading this review I can only presume we are like minded folk and really, really love music and…

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Added by Alan Harrison on February 24, 2013 at 14:57 — No Comments

JOE TILSTON —EMBERS (Fellside Recordings)

http://www.joetilston.co.uk 

http://www.fellside.co.uk

After spending years on the punk scene as bassist in the band Random Hand, Joe Tilston son of folk…

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Added by Maurice Hope on February 22, 2013 at 15:30 — No Comments

Alan Turner -- When One Door Closes Another One Opens

 

 

Former frontman of Lost City Soul, Turner sets out on his own with this 4 track EP. Opening with the Celtic inflected indie rock of Angel and the 80’s throwback Dance Until The Night Falls he gets the listener involved from the beginning. Paris is dance orientated and although there’s not…

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Added by David Blue on February 21, 2013 at 22:09 — No Comments

Rob goes to Folk Alliance (I still wasn't prepared for that)

Your intrepid reporter from Folk Alliance finding it hard to report what just happened. I'll just blurt it out. We had a Scots artists and delegates huddle, we have a great stance the room for the show case is perfect and the Embacy Whiskey has arrived, if you can get to the Scottish Show case you will not…

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Added by The Medicine Show on February 21, 2013 at 15:00 — 3 Comments

Dave Harding (Richmond Fontaine) at Fuel Bar, Manchester

Dave Harding (Richmond Fontaine) at Fuel Bar, Manchester



Saturday 2nd March 2013, 8pm onwards, at Fuel Cafe Bar, 448 Wilmslow Road, Withington, Manchester M20 3BW. Admission is free, but we'll be making a collection for Dave's travel expenses.



It gives me great pleasure to announce this gig, featuring Dave Harding, founding member and bassist of Richmond Fontaine, one of the outstanding alt country acts to come out of the States. Richmond…

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Added by Andy Callen on February 19, 2013 at 22:00 — No Comments

Phil Lee: The Fall & Further Decline of The Mighty King of Love

http://www.philleeone.com/

      The Mighty King of Love is back, sounding as much like Dylan’s twisted kid brother as he ever did, and hauling along with him a particularly luminous cast of Nashville’s finest.  George Bradfute was at the helm in his Tone Chapparal studio – virtually a hallmark of quality in itself, to…

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Added by John (Biscuits and Gravy) Davy on February 19, 2013 at 21:30 — No Comments

Erja Lyytinen – Forbidden Fruit (RUF Records).

 Finnish songstress Lyytinen’s latest album shows a more personal side and the bittersweet Joyful Misery is a fine example.  She goes through her emotions in a number of styles, highlighted on the funky Soul, slow Blues and Jazz of Hold On Together. Blues themes permeate the album with the eponymous title…

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Added by David Blue on February 19, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments

Rob goes to Folk Alliance (The Scots are coming)

This part of down town Toronto, seems to be the British quarter, not only is Folk Alliance in the Delta Chelsea Hotel and main events in The Churchill, Windsor and Mountbatten Suites  but next door is the Hope and Anchor and  the Duke of Somerset is on the other side of the road, and not crass…

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Added by The Medicine Show on February 19, 2013 at 15:30 — 1 Comment

Rob goes to Folk Alliance (and so it begins)

Folk Alliance, I already have the impression that FAI is so mind bogglingly crazy that capturing its essence here every day may well be mind bloggingly difficult, but I intend to try to on these reports, direct from The Delta Chelsea Hotel Toronto. First a big thank you…

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Added by The Medicine Show on February 18, 2013 at 13:30 — 1 Comment

Ep#127 Amanda Cevallos

On episode 127 of the Americana Music Show, Amanda Cevallos talks to Rick Cornell about singing Tejano music, her Doug Sahm show, playing the Broken Spoke and why she wears a cowboy hat. Plus blues rock from The…

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Added by Calvin Powers on February 18, 2013 at 6:30 — No Comments

TERRI CLARK —CLASSIC (Humphead)

 

www.humpheadcountry.com

http://www.terriclark.com 

Canadian Terri Clark has been making music, good country music for almost twenty years, her music as ever possesses great vitality…

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Added by Maurice Hope on February 17, 2013 at 19:30 — No Comments

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1
Rod Picott
70 pts.
Out Past The Wires
Welding Rod Music
GC,AN,LM,SZ,TK
2
JW Roy & The Royal Family
62 pts.
A Room Full Of Strangers
Royal Family Records
EM,PJ,DH
3
Steph Cameron
61 pts.
Daybreak over Jackson Street
Pheromona
ML
4
JD McPherson
54 pts.
Undivided Heart & Soul
New West
AR,RK,LK
5
Sarah Morris
53 pts.
Hearts In Need Of Repair
Independent
 
6
Turnpike Troubadours
52 pts.
Long Away From Your Heart
Bossier City Records
MA,GF
7
Chris Hillman
51 pts.
Bidin' My Time
Rounder
 
8
Hayward Williams
39 pts.
Pretenders
Why River Records
KG,JB,JBO
9
Joe Henry
38 pts.
Thrum
Ear Music
 
10
Jim White
37 pts.
Waffles, Triangles & Jesus
Loose Music
JJ
12
Margo Price
35 pts.
All American Made
Third Man Records
 
11
Mark Martyre
35 pts.
Rivers
Independent
MF
13
Mavis Staples
32 pts.
If All I Was Was Black
Anti
HO
 
Peter Oren
32 pts.
Anthropocene
Western Vinyl
RB,HB
15
Fred Wickham
29 pts.
Mariosa Delta
Thirty Days Records
 
16
Jeffrey Martin
27 pts.
One Go Around
Fluff & Gravy Records
HDB
17
Blitzen Trapper
25 pts.
Wild and Reckless
Lojinx
JDO
 
Jeff Crosby
25 pts.
Postcards From Magdalena
At The Helm Records
FCE,FC,JS
19
Dori Freeman
24 pts.
Letters Never Read
Blue Hens Music
 
 
Hardpan
24 pts.
Hardpan
Blue Rose Records
WR
21
The Deep Dark Woods
21 pts.
Yarrow
Six Shooter
JF
22
Lilly Hiatt
20 pts.
Trinity Lane
New West
TJ
 
Tom Russell
20 pts.
Folk Hotel
Frontera Records-Proper Records
JAB
24
Eilen Jewell
19 pts.
Down Hearted Blues
Signature Sounds
MW
25
Dick LeMasters
18 pts.
Incompatible Things
Longneck Road Music
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