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Health & Happiness Hour (Andy Gunn in session) July 28 2015

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…

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Added by The Medicine Show on July 29, 2015 at 2:56 — No Comments

The Grahams connect with Woody Guthrie by train (Ep257)

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…

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Added by Calvin Powers on July 28, 2015 at 6:30 — No Comments

Celtic Music Radio Mike Ritchie Podcast

 

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…

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Added by Mike Ritchie on July 27, 2015 at 10:30 — No Comments

DALE WATSON —CALL ME INSANE (Red House)

 

http://www.redhouserecords.com

 

 

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 25, 2015 at 7:02 — No Comments

CHARLEY PRIDE— COUNTRY CHARLEY PRIDE / THE COUNTRY WAY / PRIDE OF COUNTRY MUSIC / MAKE MINE COUNTRY (BGO Records)

http://www.bgo-records.com

 

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 25, 2015 at 7:31 — No Comments

Willie Watson —The Folk Singer makes a welcome return to the UK

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 26, 2015 at 19:28 — No Comments

THE DELTA BELL —BOW OUT OF THE FADING LIGHT (At The Helm Records)

 

www.atthehelmrecords.com

 

 

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 26, 2015 at 20:13 — No Comments

Jeff Finlin touring Ireland and Holland in September



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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Added by Editorial on July 24, 2015 at 16:00 — No Comments

Michele Stodart & The Goat Roper Rodeo Band - Co-headline Tour

'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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Added by Editorial on July 22, 2015 at 18:58 — No Comments

Health & Happiness Hour (Moscowfish in session) July 15 2015

On this weeks Health & Happiness Hour our Canadian Thai…

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Added by The Medicine Show on July 15, 2015 at 13:33 — No Comments

Ep256 Dale Watson supports his trucking habit by playing music

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…

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Added by Calvin Powers on July 21, 2015 at 6:30 — No Comments

Charlie Roth set for Scotland England Ireland (including a return to The Belladrum Festival)

Charlie hails the Scorage Taxi

on his last Highland Tour.

The magical and medicinal Minnesotan Charlie Roth, has toured Europe 5 times, this is…

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Added by Flyinshoes Tartan Heart Fringe on July 2, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments

The MIKE RITCHIE ON SUNDAY SHOW PLAYLIST - JULY 12, 2015, CELTIC MUSIC RADIO

 

MY FIRST, POST- HOLIDAY PLAYLIST WITH CATCH-UP LINKS AT THE FOOT.

If you care to comment, I'd love to hear what…

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Added by Mike Ritchie on July 16, 2015 at 12:30 — No Comments

SAGE GATESHEAD 10th ANNUAL SUMMERTYNE AMERICANA FESTIVAL 2015 July 17 - 19th

http://www.summertyne.com

01914434661

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;…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 14, 2015 at 7:00 — No Comments

THE DREAMING SPIRES —SEARCHING FOR THE SUPERTRUTH —

http://www.clubhouserecords.co.uk

 http://www.dreamingspires

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.

 

Brothers…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 13, 2015 at 7:35 — No Comments

Beth McKee Troubles The Waters (Ep255)

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…

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Added by Calvin Powers on July 14, 2015 at 6:30 — No Comments

SHELBY LYNNE —I CAN’T IMAGINE (Rounder)

http://www.shelbylynne.com

http://www.rounder.com

 

Virginia-born, Alabama-raised singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne at her best has a voice to die for, although in the…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 10, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

KACEY MUSGRAVES —PAGEANT MATERIAL (Decca)

http://www.kaceymusgraves.com

 

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.…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 10, 2015 at 10:30 — No Comments

TAMI NEILSON —DYNAMITE! (Self-Released)

 

www.tamineilson.com

 

 

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 10, 2015 at 15:57 — No Comments

DAN PENN AND SPOONER OLDHAM —MOMENTS FROM THIS THEATRE; DAN PENN AND SPOONER OLDHAM LIVE (Proper American) CD / DVD



 

http://www.proper-records.com

 

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…

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Added by Maurice Hope on July 10, 2015 at 16:39 — No Comments

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Nashville's Jon Byrd / UK Tour Oct 2015

Very excited about my 4th tour of Merry Old!

I've released a new recording: ROUTE 41 since my last visit and I'm hoping to see lots of dear friends and fine music lovers like I always do.

As you'll see I've got a half dozen dates…

Americana and Bluegrass act from Asheville - we need some September dates filled!

Hi There,

We are called Clyde's on Fire - based out of Asheville, NC and are touring the UK this September.  We really need to fill 9/10 and 9/13 in Ireland and 9/15-9/18 anywhere in England! We have played the Maverick Festival (UK), Merle Fest, Spring Fest, Aiken Bluegrass and were recently featured on Tennessee's Blue Plate Special.  Our website with links and music is www.clydesonfire.com and we love house…

From Robert Burns' bedroom to Glastonbury and beyond...

It`s been some time since I managed to sit down and update these ramblings. Over the past couple of months my time has been mostly divided between roads and festival fields; the former requiring far too much steering to make typing viable (or indeed safe), and the latter (thankfully) remains mostly internet-free as I still manage to resist the glazed-eyed, thumb-twitching allure of the black mirror they call "smartphone". Both roads and festivals have been kind, and notwithstanding England`s…

Meet Charlie Roth our featured artist of the month (on tour July & August with support from the Hub)

Luminary Folk Musician and Dee Jay Mike Harding simply calls Charlie Roth​ "Genius"!!

Apart from his obvious talent as a musician/entertainer/songster, I think Charlie's real genius is as an artist who embraces the modern-day concept of intuitive travelling like no other. Everyone who…

Indie Post Rock Band from Germany on Tour

Hello there,

We are a german indie post rock band and are looking for gig opportunities for the  24.09 / 27.09. /

30.09.

we work with projections and bring our own backline. we only need a PA.

we would love to play at your venue : )

this is how we sound live:…

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