Benjamin Folke Thomas – Copenhagen 30/6 “Ruminative Swede’s country soul soars on fourth album” 8/10 Uncut “A precocious acoustic finger-picker, fearlessly confessional as a songwriter” Mojo “This is an album that demands you listen, and that’s no bad thing” Acoustic Folky Thomas was born in the coldest winter […]
The Handsome Family are currently on tour in the UK. I caught their show at Leamington Spa on February 18th. Having only heard their current album Unseen, I knew there would be a few songs played that I would be unfamiliar with but was excited none the less […]
Dark, Soulful Video For Debut Single, “THE STRANGER,” Premieres (2/21) Powerful Piano Ballad Also Available Via iTunes Photo Credit: Riley Taylor Snatched from the country music underground, singer-songwriter Ingrid Andress has today (2/21) premiered the striking black-and-white video for her debut single, “The Stranger,” on the 24/7 digital […]
By Hannah Compton Dan Layus supported LeAnn Rimes on her UK leg of her tour this month. Not new to a UK audience, Dan has played here before as both a solo artist and as frontman of his band Augustana who supported the Dixie Chicks last year. I […]
By Hannah Compton Photo’s of Venue from http://www.theslaughteredlambpub.com/index.html#gallery Brent Cobb is a name that every Country music and Americana fan needs to know. At the moment, Brent is one of the hardest working and sought after artists in the industry and has a long list of songwriting credits for […]
By Hannah Compton I can’t think of better band to end the gig season for me in 2016 than A Thousand Horses. Having only seen A Thousand Horses briefly at C2C Festival earlier in the year, I was more than excited to catch an entire set and am happy […]
You would think that as someone who has seen The Shires live numerous times now that I would want to have a break from seeing them or that it would be overkill, but it’s quite the opposite. With everything The Shires have achieved over the last couple of years, […]
A THOUSAND HORSES ANNOUNCE ‘LIVE CUT TO VINYL’ EVENT AT METROPOLIS STUDIOS DECEMBER 3RD PURSON ANNOUNCED AS SUPPORT FOR UK HEADLINE TOUR Including London Islington Academy – Nov 30th MANCHESTER VENUE UPGRADE DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND Now playing Manchester Club Academy Dec 1st Southern rockers A Thousand Horses […]
Before finishing the final note of opening track, ‘Walk Away’ Davies had me hooked, with both her talent for singing, guitar playing and songwriting.
Lucie Silvas – The Exchange, Bristol, Live Review Lucie is truly the quintessential singer, frankly incomparable to any other artist. In fact, I would go as far as to say Lucie is one of the best singers in the Country music industry today.