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 …

Son Volt Returns With Blues-Inspired Notes Of Blue on February 17

Seminal band Son Volt has announced the February 17 release of their new album, Notes Of Blue (Thirty Tigers). Led by the songwriting and vocals of Jay Farrar, Son Volt was one of the most instrumental and influential bands in launching the alt.country movement of the 1990’s. A movement that was the precursor to what is now widely referred to …

Parker Millsap Marks A Series Of Milestones In 2016

This has been a banner year for Parker Millsap following the release of his new album The Very Last Day. The highly anticipated sophomore release showcased the growth in both his arresting vocals and the depth of his songwriting and continues to be praised by the press with coverage from outlets including The New York Times, NPR Music, Weekend Edition …

Multiple Grammy Award Winner Delbert McClinton And Self-Made Men To Release Prick Of The Litter On January 27

Celebrated three-time Grammy award winner Delbert McClinton and Self-Made Men will release their newest recording, Prick Of The Litter on January 27th, 2017. Prick Of The Litter contains 12 new songs that feature the soulful blend of blues, jazz, country and rock that has become synonymous with McClinton’s distinctive style. His songs and soul-stirring performances have connected with audiences across …

Dead Man Winter Is Back With Furnace On January 27

Furnace, the sophomore album from Dead Man Winter, is set for release on January 27 on GNDWIRE/Thirty Tigers. Furnace is a highly revealing and deeply personal offering from accomplished singer and songwriter Dave Simonett, who performs under the pseudonym Dead Man Winter. Widely known as the lead vocalist and songwriter for the acclaimed band Trampled By Turtles, Simonett has touched …