Americana Music Festival – Eleven All Eyes Media Artists To Appear

Eleven All Eyes Media artists will appear at this year’s Americana Music Festival and Conference, held September 20 – 25 in Nashville, TN. Jason Isbell, Lucinda Williams and Parker Millsap are nominated for Album of the Year. Isbell leads the overall nominations with three for Album of the Year, Artist of the Year, and Song of the Year. Last year’s Album …

Umphrey’s McGee To Release Innovative Sample-Free Mash-Up Album ZONKEY On November 11

Genre-defying progressive sextet Umphrey’s McGee announce the November 11 release of ZONKEY, a truly unique collection of 12 innovative mash-ups; conceived, arranged and performed in their entirety without the use of any samples. Always a band to challenge the boundaries of live performance, Umphrey’s McGee began a tradition eight years ago when the group started performing live mash-ups during their …

NPR & Noisey Premiere Two New Shovels & Rope Videos

Acclaimed Charleston, SC duo Shovels & Rope have released two new videos in front of the October 7 release of their highly anticipated new album Little Seeds (New West). NPR Music posted the exclusive premiere of the clip for the gorgeous track “St. Anne’s Parade” (VIEW HERE). The clip features actual footage of Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent (aka …

Eclectic Quartet Darlingside Announces Fall 2016 Tour Dates

Critically-acclaimed eclectic folk-quartet Darlingside has announced new fall tour dates in support of their latest release Birds Say. The tour, which kicks off in South Burlington, VT on September 15th, includes stops in Nashville, Chicago, Washington D.C., New York and Los Angeles. See a complete list of tour dates below. Darlingside has been touring nonstop since the album’s release, with …

Rare Jerry Garcia Band Performance Out August 19th Via Two-Disc Archival Series Release GarciaLive Volume Seven

On August 19, Round Records & ATO Records will release the two-disc GarciaLive Volume Seven: November 8th, 1976 – Jerry Garcia Band, a previously unreleased and uncirculated performance recorded at Sophie’s in Palo Alto, CA. The original reels, along with several other recordings, which have come to be known as the “Houseboat Tapes,” were only recently discovered by former Grateful …

Matt Hires Finds New Beginning With The Release Of American Wilderness On October 14th

Alternative singer-songwriter Matt Hires will release American Wilderness (Rock Ridge Music), his third, full-length album on October 14th. At 30-years-old, Hires finds himself at a crossroads contemplating life, growth, faith, culture and his own place in the world. In search of a new beginning, Hires takes an artistic and introspective look into his journey thus far and the road ahead, …

Paul Cauthen To Release Long Overdue Solo Album My Gospel On October 14

Co-founder of the acclaimed duo Sons Of Fathers, Paul Cauthen will release his long overdue solo debut My Gospel on October 14th via Lightning Rod Records. Throughout the 11 tracks, Cauthen delivers with a striking baritone that exudes a unique mix of vulnerability with swagger. His performances can resemble a church revival at one moment followed by timeless Western swing …

New Shovels & Rope Album “Little Seeds” Out October 7

Critically acclaimed husband & wife duo Shovels & Rope has announced the release of their anticipated new album Little Seeds, due October 7 on their new label home New West Records, along with an extensive fall tour (See list of dates below). Known for their honest, raw and highly distinctive sound, Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent (aka Shovels & …