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April Update & 1st Song of the Day

Radio silence here in the last few weeks, I know…such is life when you live in Paris and work two teaching jobs. So, to get back in the swing of things I propose a simple solution: a recommendation every day culminating in a playlist for the month. 125 more words

Update

"Going Down to the River" by Doug Seegers

Doug Seegers
Going Down to the River
Rounder Records
4 stars (out of 5)

By Aaron Keith Harris

It might be that my memory started playing tricks on me after I got the CD and read about Doug Seegers long journey in the music industry that included busking around Nashville , but I could swear I saw him busking on Broadway boot world a few years ago. 319 more words

4 And 4.5 Star Albums

POKEY LaFARGE, "Something in the Water," Rounder. 12 tracks.

Pokey LaFarge isn’t a bluegrass artist and there’s nothing on his latest album, “Something in the Water,” that remotely sounds like bluegrass.

But the St. Louis-based musician has appeared at several bluegrass festivals, including the International Bluegrass Music Museum’s ROMP: Bluegrass Roots & Branches Festival. 283 more words

File #1: Pokey LaFarge Keeps One Foot in the Past, One in the Future

When someone says traditional, two words easily come to my mind.

Pokey LaFarge.

Keeping one foot firmly in the past while looking ahead to the future, Pokey LaFarge delivers ragtime country, bluesy, roots music that was popular in the early 20th century like it was the only thing he was put on Earth to do. 364 more words

Country Music

"Brotherhood" by the Gibson Brothers

The Gibson Brothers
Brotherhood
Rounder Records
4½ stars (out of 5)

By Donald Teplyske

The Gibson Brothers enter 2015 as one of the biggest bands in bluegrass. 633 more words

Bluegrass

Pete Donnelly to Tour with Shelby Lynne, Co-Writes Title Track from Her New Album

We are very excited to announce that JetPack’s Pete Donnelly will be joining Grammy winning artist Shelby Lynne on her upcoming tour, which starts in May. 46 more words

ALBUM REVIEW: "LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL" by J.D. McPHERSON

I’m a retro kind of girl, always have been.  When I was little, I heard “Rock This Town” by The Stray Cats, my introduction to rockabilly music, and my world was never the same.   380 more words

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