North Mississippi Allstars Founding Member Cody Dickinson Releases Jubilant, Groove-Heavy New Track “Big City” From Solo Album HOMEMADE, out June 21st

Today, the five-time Grammy-nominated roots/blues/rock musician Cody Dickinson releases “Big City” from his upcoming album, Homemade, out June 21st on Strong Place Music. Set to a festival-friendly soundtrack of grooves and guitars, “Big City” is a rallying cry for action and inclusivity. Listen to “Big City” HERE and via DSPs HERE.  Pre-save Homemade HERE. About the song, Dickinson shares, “’Big City’ is …

Celebrated Austin Band Shane Smith & the Saints Announce Fall Tour

Nashville, TN – Esteemed Austin, TX band Shane Smith & the Saints have announced a fall tour in support of Norther, their critically-acclaimed new album. Beginning September 14th in Chesterfield, MO, the tour will take the five-piece through the Midwest, Pacific Northwest, Great Plains, and East Coast, wrapping in the Southeast in late November. In 2024, the band sold out …

Widespread Panic Announces Surprise Release Of New Album Snake Oil King On June 14th Via Widespread Records

Nashville, TN – Legendary band Widespread Panic has announced the surprise release of their new album Snake Oil King, this Friday, June 14th on Widespread Records. Snake Oil King is the first full-length studio album from the group since 2015’s Street Dogs and features John Bell (lead vocals/guitar), Dave Schools (bass/vocals), John Hermann (keyboards/vocals), Sunny Ortiz (percussion), Jimmy Herring (lead …

Shovels & Rope Exercise “Less Means More” On Rock Heavy New Album SOMETHING IS WORKING UP ABOVE MY HEAD, Out September 6th On Dualtone Records

NASHVILLE, TN – Less is more. It is an ideal that has always defined Shovels & Rope, the critically acclaimed, award-winning husband and wife duo of Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent. Their intimate and incendiary live performances can exude the sound and energy of a six-piece live band or command the ‘pin drop’ attention of an audience at any …

Renowned Vocalist Madeleine Peyroux Unveils Poignant New Song “How I Wish,” Reflecting on Racial Atrocities in America Today

Nashville, TN – Acclaimed vocalist, songwriter Madeleine Peyroux has released the moving and contemplative track “How I Wish,” from her upcoming album, Let’s Walk (out June 28th via Thirty Tigers). “How I Wish” serves as an emotional reflection on America’s racial legacy, inspired by tragic events in recent history such as the senseless killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and …

Celebrated Indie Rock/Folk Artist Skylar Gudasz Returns With New Album Country on August 9th – Video for Mesmerizing New Track “Fire Country” Released

“…the Joni Mitchell the South never had.” – The Bitter Southerner NASHVILLE, TN – Skylar Gudasz is reimagining the concept of “country.” Not the genre, but the literal and figurative idea of a territory and feeling both of which are defined by borders. This perspective refers more to the planet and the overall human race, not the ongoing political issue that …

Legendary Country Artist Connie Smith Releases Vinyl and CD Versions of Her New Album LOVE, PRISON, WISDOM AND HEARTACHES, on Fat Possum Records

Today, County Music Hall of Fame singer Connie Smith releases the vinyl and cd versions of her 55th album Love, Prison, Wisdom and Heartaches on Fat Possum Records. On the album, Smith reinterprets songs that were originally sung, played or written by fellow country legends; Dottie West, Skeeter Davis, Liz Anderson, The Glaser Brothers, Loretta Lynn, Jim & Jesse, George …

Indie Icon Singer/Songwriter Ani DiFranco Releases 23rd Album UNPRECEDENTED SH!T, Produced by BJ Burton

Today, prolific singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco releases Unprecedented Sh!t, produced by BJ Burton (Bon Iver, Low), on her label, Righteous Babe Records. The newest album track “Spinning Room” tackles environmental destruction, intertwining the perspectives of nature and the individual seamlessly, blurring the lines between the two. The song highlights our tendency to individualize a dis-ease which is essentially global and environmental …

New Artists Added To The Stellar Line-Up Of The 2025 Big Easy Cruise Setting Sail On January 5th, 2025. Additions Include Keb’ Mo’, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Tin Men, Washboard Chaz Blues Trio, Chambers Deslauriers, Sugarray Rayford, Frenchy, and World-Renowned New Orleans Chef Kevin Belton.

NASHVILLE, TN – New artists have been added to the highly anticipated second sailing of the Big Easy Cruise, which will set out January 5 – 12, 2025. The voyage will depart from Ft. Lauderdale and will make stops in Key West, Belize City, and Cozumel on the luxurious Holland America Line Nieuw Amsterdam. Keb’ Mo’, St. Paul & The …

Silverada (Formerly Mike and the Moonpies) Releases “Stay By My Side” From Self-Titled Album Out June 28

Today, celebrated band Silverada (formerly known as Mike and the Moonpies) release “Stay By My Side,” the latest single from their upcoming self-titled album, out June 28. Silverada isn’t just another album for Silverada; it’s a defining moment in their career.  The recording speaks volumes about the transformation they’ve undergone, leveling up their songwriting and honing their distinctive sound. Known …