New Album Coming & Big Tour Announced for Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter/guitarist Jason Isbell and his stellar band the 400 Unit have announced the first leg of an extensive US summer tour starting on June 17 in Asheville, NC. Isbell and company will headline major venues, some for the first time including the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD and the PNC Pavilion in Cincinnati, OH. Following two …

Southern Soul Assembly Returns For Highly Anticipated 2017 Tour

Powerhouse musicians collective Southern Soul Assembly featuring JJ Grey, Marc Broussard, Luther Dickinson, and Anders Osborne make their return to the road with a highly anticipated 2017 tour. The all-star collaboration of prolific Southern-influenced artists will come together for a special writers-in-the-round style acoustic jam, that will sweep through the southeast and Midwest, beginning in March. (See tour dates below) …

Acclaimed Band The Mavericks Announce the March 31 Release of Brand New Day

Celebrated, Grammy Award-winning band The Mavericks, have announced the March 31 release of Brand New Day, their first independent studio album on their own label Mono Mundo Recordings/Thirty Tigers. After years on major labels, The Mavericks chose to set a new course with the founding of Mono Mundo and the release of their first live album, 2016’s captivating All Night …

Son Volt Announces Spring Tour Around New Album

Son Volt has announced a 2017 spring tour in support of the their upcoming album Notes Of Blue, out February 17 via Thirty Tigers. The 10 songs that comprise Notes Of Blue, were inspired by the blues and unique tunings of artists such as Mississippi Fred McDowell, Skip James and Nick Drake. Last week, Garden & Gun premiered two tracks …

Lydia Peelle Celebrates Her First Novel With The Midnight Cool Revue

Acclaimed author Lydia Peelle will be celebrating the publication of her first novel The Midnight Cool (published by Harper, a division of HarperCollins) with a string of appearances featuring a variety of music, readings and mixed media. The Midnight Cool, set in Tennessee in 1916, will go on sale January 10th and features a haunting richly told story of two flawed …

Sunny Sweeney Digs Deep On Trophy Due Out March 10th

Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter Sunny Sweeney will release her fourth album Trophy on March 10th via Thirty Tigers. Trophy, featuring the young troubadour’s most serious set of songs, offers a new side of Sunny Sweeney. Rootsy and real, Trophy showcases Sweeney’s maturation as a songwriter and as an artist growing into her own. Trophy is the follow-up to Provoked (2014), which …

Aaron Watson Continues His Course With Anticipated New Album Vaquero On February 24th

Groundbreaking independent country artist Aaron Watson continues to chart his own course with the February 24th release of his new album Vaquero (BIG Label Records/Thirty Tigers). Watson made history in 2015 when his 10th studio album, The Underdog debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart marking the first time an independent, male country artist had ever …

Keller Williams To Release SYNC, Debut Album From New Band Kwahtro On Jan. 20

Sync, the first studio album from KWahtro, the most recent ensemble from genre hopping multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Keller Williams, will be released on January 20. Led by Williams on guitar and vocals, KWahtro features the superb musicianship of bassist Danton Boller (Jazz Mandolin Project, Roy Hargrove), guitarist and longtime Williams’ collaborator Gibb Droll (Brandi Carlisle, Bruce Hornsby) and drummer Rodney Holmes (Carlos …