Tags » Alt. Country Music

Distinctly British blues: The Saturday Boy EP

Leafy north London suburb Muswell Hill is a long way from the Delta, but sing of it in wistful tones amid bluesy pedal steel guitar flourishes and this swoop of Edwardian houses, beyond which the capital’s expanse unfurls, can make you as misty eyed as any lonesome Mississippi plain. 340 more words


Incredible Roots Rock Blues Show By The Alvin Brothers

After seeing Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin and The Guilty Ones perform at a festival last summer, I knew I had to see their headlining show at… 788 more words

Outlaw Country At The Extended Play Sessions

The Extended Play Sessions American Roots Music Television announced that outlaw country act The Far West (currently touring with Dave and Phil Alvin) will be in the studio for a Session on Monday, March 23rd at 7 pm.  422 more words

Steve Earle, the father of alt-country sets his GPS for Mass MoCA

The original trailblazer of alt-country, a protest singer of fiery commitment, a songwriter of towering ability – Steve Earle is an artist of expansive talents. He’s on his way to MASS MoCA, a sack full of Grammy Awards and his gravelly, impassioned voice in tow, for a solo show just before the release of… 476 more words


"Peace of Mind" - G.S. Harper (2014)

I found a little bit of Nashville in Cleveland recently. Actually G.S. Harper originally hails from Texas but his songs sure sound as good as anything coming out of Nashville. 208 more words