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Legendary singer-songwriter James Taylor announces the release of his new album, American Standard on February 28TH, 2020 via Fantasy Records. Listen to the album’s lead track, the Gene De Paul / Sammy Cahn classic, “Teach Me Tonight” below.
The new collection marks Taylor’s 19th studio album and his first release since 2015’s Before This World. On American Standard, Taylor infuses new sounds and fresh meaning into 14 timeless covers, reimagining some of the most beloved songs of the 20th century and making them completely his own.
“I’ve always had [Read More]
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Yola performed her recent single “I Don’t Wanna Lie” on last night’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Yola debuted her performance at NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert, made her late night TV debut on Jimmy Kimmel LIVE! and announced that she will be the first taping of Austin City Limits for its upcoming 46th season.
Queen of country-soul Yola received four nominations at the 62nd Grammy Awards including Best New Artist and three nominations in the Roots category including Best American Roots [Read More]
By Mike O’Cull
Blues/rock supergroup Malone Sibun is among the hottest new bands coming out of the UK right now. Led by Detroit blues legend Marcus Malone and high-voltage UK guitarist Innes Sibun, the group’s debut album Come Together greets the world January 31st, 2020 on the Redline Music label. Malone Sibun has already been nominated for a European Blues Award in the Best Band category, despite not yet having an album on the market. That’s an incredibly good omen predicting big things that [Read More]
Jeremiah Johnson to Release Sophomore Effort, Heaven’s To Betsy
out Feb 14th via Ruf Records
Jeremiah Johnson, acclaimed St. Louis blues rocker, is readying the release of his sophomore set Heaven’s to Betsy, due out via Ruf Records on February 14th. The St. Louis bandleader is a beacon of time-honored songcraft, writing on acoustic guitar, digging deep for raw lyrics and insisting on studio production that bottles the sweat of his shows.
Heavens To Betsy is another bold creative leap [Read More]