Posts Tagged ‘Awaiting The Flood’

Springsteen’s “Darkness” Box Set Due Out Nov. 16

Springsteen’s “Darkness” Box Set Due Out Nov. 16

We love Bruce’s “Stanley Kowalski” look from this early part of his career. You can almost hear him scream, in a Jersey accent, “Stellllllllllllaaaaaahhhhh!” After years of rumors, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have announced the details of their Darkness On The Edge of Town box set, which will be released on November […]

Contest Giveaway: Signed Copies of Marty Stuart’s Ghost Train

Contest Giveaway: Signed Copies of Marty Stuart’s Ghost Train

Sorry folks, but the winners were announced a while ago. Come back, though, because we always seems to have some wonderful stuff to give away to our loyal readers! – Editors That’s right, we’re giving away TWO copies of Marty Stuart’s critically acclaimed Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions which hit the streets today. (Three […]

Dolly Parton Returns to Big Screen with Queen Latifah in “Joyful Noice”

Dolly Parton Returns to Big Screen with Queen Latifah in “Joyful Noice”

The woman can act, she can sing, she can pick a guitar, write a darn fine song, and she knows how to build a heckuva theme park. Simply put, she’s larger than life. Dolly will return to the silver screen with Queen Latifah in Joyful Noise, a musically driven feature that tells the story of […]

21st International Bluegrass Music Awards at Ryman, Sep. 21st

21st International Bluegrass Music Awards at Ryman, Sep. 21st

Jerry Douglas and Sharon & Cheryl White to Host COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES BELOW Nashville, Tenn – Award-winning artists Jerry Douglas and Cheryl & Sharon White of The Whites will co-host the 21th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards on Thursday, September 30, at 7:30 p.m. at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium. Jerry Douglas and The Whites […]

Those Darlins Announce New Split 7″ with Funstix – Sept. 14th

Those Darlins Announce New Split 7″ with Funstix – Sept. 14th

“Night Jogger” b/w “Funstix Party!” An undisputed favorite of ours, Those Darlins are the Ramones without the OCD. Formed in 2006 they swaggered onto the scene in 2009 with their self-titled debut. These are hard-working musicians whose endearing charm is that they don’t take themselves too seriously. The music, though, is heartfelt and stare-you-down honest with […]

Rare Jazz Recordings Unearthed From Tokyo’s New Latin Quarter

Rare Jazz Recordings Unearthed From Tokyo’s New Latin Quarter

Live Recordings Discovered After Nearly Fifty Years Are Unearthed From Tokyo’s Famed New Latin Quarter AMERICAN LEGENDS NAT “KING” COLE, NANCY WILSON, CHUBBY CHECKER, LOUIS ARMSTRONG, SAMMY DAVIS, JR. AND MORE RETURN TO BILLBOARD JAZZ CHARTS AT #9 WITH ‘THE BEST OF NEW LATIN QUARTER, JAZZ & BLUES, VOL. ONE’ Nearly fifty years after American legends […]

Amanda Palmer Starring As Emcee in New Production of Cabaret

Amanda Palmer Starring As Emcee in New Production of Cabaret

Amanda Palmer is a true artist; it’s tough to pin her down because she’s always reinventing herself. One moment she’s a Dresden Doll, then she’s a conjoined twin, next she’s plunking out Radiohead covers on a ukulele, and now she’s playing The Emcee in the American Repertory Theater production of Cabaret. Yes, all of your coke-addled […]

Win All-Inclusive Trip To See Drive-By Truckers @ The National, Richmond, VA – Oct. 29-30, 2010

Win All-Inclusive Trip To See Drive-By Truckers @ The National, Richmond, VA – Oct. 29-30, 2010

100% of every donation goes to provide funds for Nuçi’s Space Enter online or via postal mail. All entries must be received by September 30, 2010. The good ol’ boys from Athens, GA have always been geniuses at keepin’ it real. This contest is “real” on many levels: it proves just how much they adore […]

Springsteen Documentary Features Previously Unseen Studio Footage

Springsteen Documentary Features Previously Unseen Studio Footage

Film focuses on the making of a singular classic Springsteen album The forthcoming Bruce Springsteen documentary The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town opens with spare but powerful imagery: black and white footage of a young Springsteen working in the studio on his landmark 1978 album Darkness on the Edge of […]

News: Bob Dylan Launches Major Art Show

News: Bob Dylan Launches Major Art Show

Exhibit in Denmark features paintings of Brazil (Image © Bob Dylan, courtesy of SMK Foto) Bob Dylan, who has been painting since the 1960s (he created the cover of the Band’s Music From Big Pink) will have new paintings and drawings on display at Denmark’s Statens Museum for Kunst September 4th through January 30th. “It […]

Album Review: Carl Broemel – All Birds Say – (ATO Records)

Album Review: Carl Broemel – All Birds Say – (ATO Records)

Solo album by My Morning Jacket guitarist drops Aug. 31 At first listen, Carl Broemel’s album, All Birds Say, is a classically-based composition that definitely respects the acoustic fashion of Sir Paul McCartney. One could also easily relate the lyrics to the wise and peaceful philosophies of George Harrison. Although the influences may shine through, […]

News: Elvis Costello to release National Ransom on Nov. 2nd

News: Elvis Costello to release National Ransom on Nov. 2nd

A new Elvis Costello record is always a cause for celebration. So, raise a glass with us and bask in the imminent sonic genius that is Declan Patrick Aloysius MacManus, aka Elvis Costello. * * * * * * * * * * * * * Elvis Costello’s National Ransom Set For Release November 2nd, […]

Contest Giveaway: Pete Seeger’s latest CD

Contest Giveaway: Pete Seeger’s latest CD

The great Satchel Paige famously said, “Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” This definitely holds true for the indomitable Pete Seeger. He’s seen it all and done so much for so many people. Always a champion of the working class, of civil rights, of the environment, […]

Contest Giveaway: Signed copy of Rosanne Cash memoir, Composed

Contest Giveaway: Signed copy of Rosanne Cash memoir, Composed

Rosanne Cash (firstborn child of Johnny Cash and Vivian Liberto) simply exudes talent. Her fourteen albums have charted eleven number-one singles. She is the author of a collection of short fiction, Bodies of Water, and the children’s book Penelope Jane: A Fairy’s Tale. Her essays and fiction have appeared in The New York Times, Rolling […]