Category: Favourites

Here I place reviews of my favourite albums, singles or just to praise an artist or live show.

Ashley Monroe – Rosegold – Album Review

On April 30th singer/songwriter Ashley Monroe, also known as Hippie Annie from The Pistol Annies will release her fifth studio album Rosegold via Mountainrose Sparrow/Thirty Tigers.  Pre order here. Two years in the making, Ashley tracked and co – produced the album one track at a time rather than […]

Interview: Lauren Housley talks New Album Girl From The North, being pregnant and having a baby in the pandemic, setting up her own studio and label and more!

Huge Fan.. I really love her music” Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2 “An Americana-tinged singer-songwriter with a Bonnie Raitt-style twang, a winning way with a yearning lyric. Housley is her own woman..she’s as convincing as they come. Q Yorkshire based singer/songwriter Lauren Housley releases her eagerly anticipated third […]

Interview: The Shires discuss their Online show on April 10th, being in lockdown, missing fan interaction, Good Years album and the process behind the tracklisting and production and more

This last year we have all been homebound doing the best we can; staying safe, supporting each other, supporting local businesses, homeschooling, working from home, learning new skills, trying to stay sane and more. Hopefully not many reading this have lost anyone due to covid but if you […]