Browsing: The Archive

2010

For the moment, Joe Pug has it figured out, career if not life: Just write…

2010

The Dex Romweber Duo also features Dex’s celebrated sibling Sara Romweber on drums. Together the…

2010

Pete’s critically acclaimed second album ‘A Virtual Landslide’ was ranked number 18 in Mojo magazine’s…

2010

Over the clatter of piano and strum of an electric guitar that opens his fourth…

2009

Lovers of honest, tuneful country/rock ‘n’ roll (call it what you want), the Marshals play…

2009

Liz Durrett  is a gifted singer-songwriter with an unforgettable voice. This year, she released her…

2009

Described as sounding like a car crash between Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis. The ‘Revue play…

2009

To The Hillbilly Casino there are the obvious masters, Johnny Cash, Elvis, Brian Setzer/Stray Cats,…

2009

Some people refer to Otis as a folk artist, but that is a simplistic way…

2009

 In 2007 Peter joined Danish experimental rock group Efterklang as its violinist. Earlier this year, he released…

2009

Sproule’s music shares elements of folk, country, and jazz, delivered in an affecting, personal style.…

2009

Caroline Herring took a break from her music career to raise a family, but returned…

2009

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2009

There’s no show like a Jim White show, former comedian, fashion model, boxer, preacher, professional…

2008

To The Hillbilly Casino there are the obvious masters, Johnny Cash, Elvis, Brian Setzer/Stray Cats,…

2008

Since the 2004 release of his debut, “Mercy”, word of Baker’s songs has slowly, but…

2008

Baskery is Greta, Stella and Sunniva Bondesson, three sisters from Stockholm, Sweden making a sound…

2008

Former member of The Reeltime Travelers, Martha’s first solo project is produced by and features…

2008

Former member of The Reeltime Travelers, Martha’s first solo project is produced by and features…

2008

As co- founder and lead vocalist of Hot Rize, Tim served as a bridge between…

2008

Another first for Kilkenny, we are delighted to bring Malcolm to Ireland for the first…

2008

Billie Holliday, Peggy Lee, Lucinda Williams, Norah Jones, Gillian Welch, Hank Williams, Jolie Holland -…

2008

Chatham County Line, the NC quartet who fuse old-time, gather-‘round-the-microphone bluegrass with a love for…

2008

The Toronto Star declares Eaglesmith as an artist who is “without doubt, relentlessly true to…

2008

Her 2004 album, Tambourine, was nominated for a Grammy as well as three Americana Music…

2007

Led by the brothers, Dallas and Travis Good, we are delighted to finally bring the…

2007

With an acclaimed new album, “Thirteen Cities”, just released, Willy Vlautin and the full Richmond…

2007

Founder of the legendary American Music Club, Mark is another artist making his first visit…

2007

“Breathtaking”, “hypnotic”, “A masterpiece” were just some of the words used in reviews of Dan’s…

2007

Po‘Girl bring their mix of folk, country, jazz and punk to Ireland for the first…

2007

Mixing no nonsense rock n’roll with a touch of flamenco, Patricia brings a slice of…

2007

The group originally grew out of an informal assemblage of singers and players who came…

2007

Jayhawk’s member and Lost Highway recording artist Tim O’Reagan has stepped up from sideman to singer-songwriter…

2007

Willie released two albums on Arista records in the 80’s and he also opened the…

2006

His world is a landscape of ghost horses and cowboy elegies, weary lovers and leaving…

2006

Coming from the streets of Detroit, Michigan; spawning ground of Eminem and the White Stripes- but they…

2006

Neo-blues crooner William Elliott Whitmore breathes fire and brimstone tales with a voice full of emotional depth…

2006

Gina Villalobos Band has opened for artists as diverse as Frank Black, The Breeders, Mary Lou…

2006

Picture it, you’re in Kilkenny and here’s the Hackensaw Boys crammed onto a tiny stage,…

2006

Elliott Brood call their music Death Country – dark, gritty folk music built around vocals…

2006

Vancouver-based Swank perform a genetically modified, all hoedown, alliance of punk and country styles.  It’s…

2006

Robbie Fulks is one of the more heralded talents in the alternative country movement, displaying…

2005

Michael Hurley is one of the last old-time American troubadours.  His range encompasses mountain music, folk, blues,…

2005

Does the surname seem familiar? It’s true: Hank is her grandfather, Hank Junior her dad,…

2005

Preston Reed is a guitarist of many parts – so many parts that when he…

2005

Carolyn Mark is a consummate entertainer with a wry stage banter, up til now  perhaps better…

2005

Jesse DeNatale  is equal parts romantic bard, boxcar storyteller and late-night barroom balladeer. Now Jesse…

2005

With his old friends from Texas , the Earlies, Michah recorded his debut album with lush…

2005

Ben spins eerily comforting Northern Gothic yarns, stuck with pitchforks and tinged with black humour.…

2005

The daughter of successful songwriter Terry Gilkyson, Eliza is a third generation musician who grew…

2005

The Czars rise above musical fads and trends in their search for something richer and more…

2005

Entrance is the public title for the music of Guy Blakeslee , a 22-year-old guitarist,…

2005

The Hacienda Bros are fronted by two living legends, Dave Gonzalez and Chris Gaffney. Gonzalez is…

2005

Two Cow Garage hail from Columbus, Ohio . Among many locals, Columbus is known as “Cowtown.” Like their…

2005

The Waifs have been doing their thing for a decade now, and it finally looks…

2005

Kevin Burke, Andy Irvine, Jackie Daly, John Carty and Ged Foley – collectively known as…

2005

The story goes that Ray was a recluse living in a log cabin in Maine when…

2005

Son Volt is Jay Farrar’s popular rock band persona.. “Son Volt represent a certain spirit…

2004

Richmond Fontaine have met a lot of shady characters; meth freaks, alcoholics, gun-wielding insomniacs. With…

2004

An unassuming treasure: quietly affecting songs filled with yearning, questing nostalgia. Touring and recording hasn’t…

2004

Seattle-based singer who combines accomplished songwriting with elements of bluegrass and experimental music. A prolific writer…