Aaron Watson Announces New Tour Dates For 2017

NASHVILLE, TN — Country music’s independent force Aaron Watson has announced new tour dates for 2017 in support of his acclaimed album Vaquero. The tour includes U.S. and international stops, with five marquee shows that were announced in five days across his social media last week. Watson will perform at the CMA Music Festival Chevrolet Riverfront Stage on June 10th and …

Lucinda Williams receiving honorary degree (L to R): Berklee President Roger H. Brown, Lucinda Williams, and Berklee senior vice president for academic affairs and provost Lawrence J. Simpson (photo credit: Dave Green)

Lucinda Williams Receives Honorary Doctorate From Berklee College Of Music

Celebrated multi-Grammy Award winning artist Lucinda Williams received a special honor on Saturday, May 13 when she was awarded an honorary degree from the esteemed Berklee College of Music in a ceremony that took place at Boston University’s Agganis Arena. Williams received the honorary doctorate for her musical achievements and pioneering influence through her nearly four-decade career. Williams said of …

New Tour Dates Announced For Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit – New Album June 16

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit have announced the second leg of their U.S. tour in support of the highly-anticipated album The Nashville Sound, out June 16 on Southeastern Records/Thirty Tigers. The new dates include a Midwest run featuring two nights in Chicago followed by West Coast dates with stops in Los Angeles, Oakland and Seattle along with shows planned …

John Moreland Announces West Coast Tour Dates

Critically acclaimed songwriter John Moreland has announced a string of West Coast tour dates in support of his upcoming album Big Bad Luv, due out May 5th via 4AD. Following a UK tour around the release, Moreland will return to the US in June for his previously announced East coast and Midwest dates. The new West Coast run will include …

Dead Man Winter To Make TV Debut On Conan With Acclaimed Album “Furnace”

Furnace, the emotionally charged sophomore album from Dead Man Winter (aka Dave Simonett), has received high praise since releasing in January. The 10 evocative new songs resonated with critics and fans alike, with positive coverage everywhere from Associated Press to Relix to Paste, who said “It’s this kind of musical range and lyrical brutality that makes an artist—someone who can …

Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit To Release “The Nashville Sound” On June 16

Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, guitarist Jason Isbell and his mighty band, the 400 Unit, have announced the June 16th release of the highly anticipated new album, The Nashville Sound (Southeastern Records/Thirty Tigers). The Nashville Sound is the follow up to 2015’s critically acclaimed Something More Than Free, which won two Grammy Awards (Best Americana Album & Best American Roots Song, …