Connie Smith Releases “A Million and One” from “The Cry of the Heart” out August 20th; Connie Smith Night at Grand Ole Opry June 26th

Today, country music icon Connie Smith releases her newest track “A Million and One” from her long-awaited new album The Cry of the Heart, out August 20th (Fat Possum). On the release, the Country Music Hall of Fame legend is at her absolute finest, affirming Merle Haggard’s declaration about Smith when he said, “If you’re talking about a country singer, …

“bLOW” From Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist/Producer Colin Linden Set For Release On September 17 Via Highway 20/Thirty Tigers

bLOW, the new album from blues singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer Colin Linden will be released September 17, 2021 (on Highway 20/Thirty Tigers).  bLOW is the first release on Lucinda Williams’ imprint Highway 20 and embodies the powerful blues-meets-rock-meets-roots style Linden has crafted over his illustrious 45-year career, which set its course following a fateful meeting with Howlin’ Wolf at age 11. The opening …

Amigo The Devil Announce Long-Awaited Tour

“There’s not one single genre that can apply to Amigo the Devil, and that’s a good thing…‘Born Against’ is a triumphant collection of tracks from one of modern music’s most gifted storytellers.” A- – Consequence of Sound “…[Amigo The Devil] is not only navigating the light and darkness of life, but he’s striving to unearth the beautiful freedom that exists in …

Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist Seth James Returns On 8/27 With DIFFERENT HAT – New Track Out Today!

Texas singer/songwriter/guitarist Seth James announces the August 27th release of his new album Different Hat (Tiny Ass Records). The new collection is a musical gumbo of Texas blues, R&B, rock, country soul, rootsy funk and more. James’ signature sound defies pigeonholing with an eclectic style that is on full display with Different Hat, an appropriate title for an artist who blends so many …

Hiss Golden Messenger Release New Track & Video and Announce Tour

2021 Grammy nominee Hiss Golden Messenger has just released the new track “Glory Strums (Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner)” from the highly anticipated album Quietly Blowing It (Merge Records), out on June 25th. The video for “Glory Strums (Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner),” directed by Vikesh Kapoor, premiered today at Consequence as part of their insightful “Origins” series. Watch it HERE. Hiss Golden …

Wade MacNeil Debuts New Project, Dooms Children With New Track “Flower Moon”

Wade MacNeil (Alexisonfire, Gallows) has released the first track from his new psych-rock project Dooms Children. “Flower Moon” premiered on the popular BBC Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P Carter on May 23rd and is available to stream now HERE. The swirling, slow burn of the song with its intensely cathartic coda, embodies the hope of renewal and rebirth that the full Moon …

The Way Down Wanderers Return on 9/10 with New Album “More Like Tomorrow” – New Video Released Today

Genre-bending alt-folk band The Way Down Wanderers is set to release their new album More Like Tomorrow (Soundly Music) on September 10th. More Like Tomorrow finds the Peoria, Illinois-based quintet expanding on a sound that already pushed the boundaries of roots-based music with their blend of folk, rock, bluegrass, jazz, classical and pop. While their sonic growth is evident and …

Iconic Country Artist Connie Smith To Release “The Cry of the Heart”, Out August 20, First Release In A Decade

Today, venerated country singer Connie Smith announces her highly anticipated 54th album The Cry of the Heart, out August 20th (Fat Possum). On the release, the Country Music Hall of Fame legend is at her absolute finest, affirming Merle Haggard’s declaration about Smith when he said, “If you’re talking about a country singer, there ain’t nobody better.” The first offering is …