When The New Madrids, Perth's masters of Transatlantic Country Soul added the guitar and vocal of Ian Hutchison they hit on the rock edge that has made them one of the best live bands to emerge from Scotland in recent years .
The CD "Through The Heart Of Town", was listed in the R2 Magazines top 3 of 2014 .
They love to break the show down and play acoustic listening rooms too.
Watch out for them at Festivals all over Europe this summer, including the headline spot at our home Festival - Americana Cavalcade at Perth Racecourse which is part of the Gold Cup Weekend - June 6th 2015.
This from Eric!
Hello, European friends!
I wanted to let you know that Peter Cooper and I will soon be flying across the Atlantic to play for you.
Yes, that's right. From May 23 through May 31, the cleverly named duo "Eric Brace & Peter Cooper" will play the Netherlands, Germany, and Switzerland, and we hope one of those concerts will be close enough to you to come see us perform. We…
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This weeks Medicine Show Radio Health & Happiness Hour features Melissa Greener in session, feat. CD is "tomorrow comes the spring" John Neilson. New music from Matt Harlan, classic tracks from…Continue
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This is my latest playlist for the MIKE RITCHIE ON SUNDAY SHOW on Celtic Music Radio (April 19, 2015.)
Any feedback is always welcome.
1 – NEIL YOUNG – Pardon My Heart – 3.48
2 – SUZANNE JARVIE – Tears of Love – 4.56
3 – JAMES MCMURTRY…Continue
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3am, British Blues Rock Band from London, are thrilled to announce that they have been asked to play the main stage of The Ealing Blues Festival on July 26th, 2015 in support of the release of their 4 song EP, Angel On The Road.Continue
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Also on this episode, southern rock from Jimbo Mathus, gospel from The McCrary Sisters, alt-country from June Star, folk rock from John Moreland,…Continue
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The Oldtime Stringband plays a mix of Bluegrass and oldtime music.
They were in the UK in 2013 and did a California Tour in 2014. They are on a constant tour in Holland and Belgium.
Their last cd "Chicken Crows For Day" had some great reviews on website and in magazines.
Check them out on their 2015 uk…
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Peterborough, Ontario singer-songwriter Chris Culgin on acoustic guitar, banjo and on one track, piano is supported by fellow countrymen,…Continue
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Austin, Tx based singer-songwriter Joe Pug has experienced a few twists and turns in his yet short career, seen both ups and downs as in 2014 he became burnt out. Four years of constant…Continue
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Fabulous harmony vocal act, songwriter, session man (harmony vocals, banjoist, guitarist), bluegrass musician, one-time member of The Dillards, Country Gazette (founder member), Desert Rose…Continue
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Health & Happiness Hour Health & Happiness Hour April 8 2015 (Featured CD Brock Zeman)…
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On Americana Music Show #242, AJ Ghent plays tracks from Live At Terminal West, shares his secrets for putting on a great show and talks about his lap steel legacy.
Also on this episode, new rock & roll from Ray Wylie Hubbard, folk…Continue
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Tom Russell’s latest project, The Rose Of Roscrae is the prolific singer-songwriter’s his third folk opera; following in the footsteps of The Man From God Knows Where (1999) and…Continue
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Here's the latest MIKE RITCHIE ON SUNDAY SHOW playlist from CELTIC MUSIC RADIO with catch-up links at the foot of it.
Dark Green Tree and Norrie McCulloch – no strangers to FSR – are featured.
Feedback always most welcome.
1 – NEIL YOUNG – He Was The King –…Continue
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Manchester Americana Festival
Following the success of the last 3 festivals, the 4th Manchester Americana Festival will take place on Saturday 23rd May 2015. This year we’re using a new venue, the Prestwich Legion club, which is already becoming well established as one of North Manchester’s leading live music venues. The Legion is at 225 Bury Old Road, Prestwich, Manchester M25 1JE, and is very close to Heaton Park metro station.
As before, the…
San Diego duo Christy Barrett (lead, harmony vocals, percussion, kazoo) and Ryan Schilling (kick drum, guitar, harmonica, harmony vocals) produce music worthy of the trial and tribulations of…Continue
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Dublin-based five-piece I Draw Slow have in a very short time stacked up a huge amount of praise, and to go with this you have a generous number of prestigious gigs. The band isn’t only popular in Ireland, but Stateside appeared…Continue
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Health & Happiness Hour Health & Happiness Hour April 8 2015 (Vincent McCallum & Les Cowley in Session)…
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Tomorrow Comes The Spring
(LOUNGE SIDE RECORDS)
Now resident in Austin, John Neilson’s third full-length album sees him expressing regret, vulnerability and hurt, in his…Continue
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Betty & The Boy are an exciting quintet based in Eugene, Oregon; originally a duo of Bettreena Jaeger (vocals, guitar) and Josh Harvey (vocals, guitar, banjo, mandolin, and on one track, “Poppies”; piano, organ) later joined by members Jon Conlon (upright bass), Michelle…Continue
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