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A Celebration of Blues and Soul: The 1989 Presidential Inaugural Concert - Various Artists (Album Review)

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Shelby Lynne Interviewed by Tavis Smiley

Singer-songwriter Shelby Lynne discusses her most recent CD "Thanks" with Tavis Smiley in February 2014 (PBS).
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Albert King - Like a Road Leading Home

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The Stanfields - A Free Country

HQ audio and video of Stanfields "A Free Country." Official artist website: http://thestanfields.ca/ Production notes: From a concert at the Marigold Theatre, Truro, NS on Dec. 14, 2013 Director/Editor: Aaron...
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Willie Sugarcapps and The Mulligan Brothers Together for the First Time at Frog Pond at Blue Moon Farm

April 20, 2014 was the last Sunday Social in the third season at The Frog Pond at Blue Moon Farm in Silverhill, Alabama. If the season had to end, Cathe Steele closed it out the right way with The Mulligan Brothers and Willie Sugarcapps playing together for the first time.  It was a…

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Neil Young Surprises Fans and Sends A Letter Home

"It's better to burn out than to fade away," Neil Young so memorably sang in his "Hey Hey, My, My (Into the Black)," the song that famously provides the counterpart to his "My, My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue)" on his Rust Never Sleeps album (1979).

Well, Young himself will neither burn out nor fade away nor rust nor sleep. The man whose insatiable curiosity and whose unceasing love of experimenting with musical styles and with music technology has done it…

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Posted by Henry carrigan on April 21, 2014 at 9:00pm — 3 Comments

John Nemeth - Memphis Grease (Album Review)

You could have just as well called John Nemeth's latest release Soul from Spudsville. No matter what the location, everything the Boise, Idaho native touches turns to soul. This one he calls Memphis Grease because it was recorded there in his new adopted homebase, slathered with boilin' Memphis guitar and punched up with Stax style fatback horns, but the spirit and sound of 50's r&b and soul is the backbone.

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Posted by big boy on April 21, 2014 at 9:00am

Dan Amor - Rainhill Trials (Album Review)

Subtle and Sweet folk music from Wales             

Most people reading this review will probably be of an age where they have pretty defined music tastes and don’t have the time or inclination to readily discover anything too radically new. I too am a bit like that; but as a music reviewer I can still discover new genres that can spin my preconceptions 359 degrees. This album by Dan Amor has just done that for me.

I was intrigued by the opening song,…

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Posted by Alan Harrison on April 21, 2014 at 4:00am

Jimbo Mathus on Americana Music Show #188

On episode 188 of the Americana Music Show, Jimbo Mathus plays tracks from Dark Night Of The Soul, talks about going from "sepia tones to ultrachrome" and the "crazy Mississippi white boy chain." 

Also in this episode, indie rock from Bobby Bare Jr., heartland rock from Jonny Two Bags, country rock from Rodney Crowell, road tripo music from Chuck Ragan, soul from St. Paul & The Broken Bones, country…

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Posted by Americana Music Show on April 21, 2014 at 12:30am

The War on Drugs: From Dylan to Dire Straits, By Way of Attrition

Whether on the basketball court or onstage, when two supreme talents join forces, it tends to make things better. Michael Jordan needed Scottie Pippen, LeBron James needs Dwyane Wade, McCartney clearly needed Lennon, and Salt would be a run-of-the mill condiment without Pepa.

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