This weeks Health & Happiness Hour is a Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival preview show with special guests The Highlands own Andy Gunn (with Fraser McLean) Andy is testament to "The Miracle Of Healing" and pays testament through his Blues, he's…Continue
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On Americana Music Show #257, Alyssa and Doug Graham play tracks from Glory Bound and talk about finding a connection with Woody Guthrie by train and their documentary film with Cody Dickinson
I’ve also got another track from that new…Continue
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Here's my latest playlist from Celtic Music Radio - I've put the catch-up links at the foot.
Hope you enjoy the selection........any…Continue
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Texas country honky tonker Dale Watson has been relentless in his dedication and development of barroom fashioned country music, and a whole lot more besides. Watson has opened up an…Continue
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Four lps (1966-1969) on two cds, a feast of country music is what is on offer here, and for fans of older country music and fans of Sledge, Mississippi-born Charley Pride in…Continue
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AMERICANA SINGER-SONGWRITER, BANJO, GUITAR PLAYING VOCALIST AND FORMER FOUNDER MEMBER OF THE OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW WILLIE WATSON MAKES HIS SECOND TOUR OF THE UK AND IRELAND AS A SOLO PERFORMER.
THERE’S A LOT OF WEIGHT IN THE WAY WILLIE WATSON PERFORMS, ADDING HE’S HAD SOME TRAGEDY IN HIS LIFE, WHICH HAS INFORMED HIS ART. THERE’S AN EMOTIONAL EDGE TO WHAT HE DOES BECAUSE WHO HE IS AS A HUMAN BEING. WILLIE IS THE…Continue
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Brighton folk singer-songwriter (aka The Delta Bell) Kate Gerrard with the help of drums, pedal steel, fiddle, glockenspiel, flugelhorn, cello, harmonium, organ and harmony vocals has made an album rich in…Continue
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Jeff is touring in support of his independently released My Moby Dick album. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, the grandson of Irish railroad workers (who seemed to be in the habit of leaping from trains), Jeff Finlin is a fascinating, unique artist. His career has taken many twists and turns.
He began with wanderlust, traveling America…
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'Three Chords & The Truth' September 2015
After a few months stowed away in the studio lending voices to one another's new albums, Michele Stodart and The Goat Roper Rodeo Band are hitting the road this September together on a double-headline tour. Armed with new songs, and killer country vibes.…
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On this weeks Health & Happiness Hour our Canadian Thai…Continue
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On Americana Music Show #256, Dale Watson plays tracks from Call Me Insane and drives down I-35 while talking about Lloyd Maines, covering Tony Joe White, and his Jimmy Kimmel gig.
I’ve also got the new album…Continue
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Charlie hails the Scorage Taxi
on his last Highland Tour.Continue
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MY FIRST, POST- HOLIDAY PLAYLIST WITH CATCH-UP LINKS AT THE FOOT.
If you care to comment, I'd love to hear what…Continue
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Spread over three days, July 17th-19th the south bank of the River Tyne plays host to some of the finest Americana acts performing. Jam-packed with artists both in and outdoors. The Jumpin’ Hot Stage has no fewer than 21 acts share it’s stage over the weekend;…Continue
Added by Maurice Hope on July 14, 2015 at 7:00 — No Comments
Country rock, 60s pop, seventies singer-songwriters and more come to mind on listening to the music The Dreaming Spires, hooked on the music the record eases through without any mishaps, and stands up to a great deal of music from the listed eras.
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On Americana Music Show #255, Beth McKee plays tracks from Sugarcane Revival, tells the stories behind her songs, and talks about “troubling the waters” with her “swamp sistas.”
This episode also features new country music from Kacey…Continue
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Virginia-born, Alabama-raised singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne at her best has a voice to die for, although in the…Continue
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American country act, Texas-born Kacey Musgraves music may be coming out of Nashville, but unlike the majority it isn’t spoilt, the true essence of what country music is all about remains intact.…Continue
Added by Maurice Hope on July 10, 2015 at 10:30 — No Comments
I could not think of a more apt title for an album recorded by Canadian-born, New Zealand-based country rockabilly (plus blues and gospel) act Tami Neilson. For her music is so crisp and brimful of bubbly…Continue
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Here for the first time, Dan Penn (acoustic guitar, vocals) and Spooner Oldham’s (vocals, electric piano) live recording album taken from their November 1998 tour of the UK and Ireland…Continue
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