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Listen exclusively to the title track from ‘Southern Raised,’ out October 11!
Exclusive: Tom Skinner’s Science Project Premieres Country-Blues Single ‘Sleeping Dogs’ From Debut LP
All-star cast of Oklahoma players unite to honor lost friend, musician, and collaborator Tom Skinner. ‘First Set’ due July 15 via Horton Records!
Interview (Part One) with Dom Flemons: The American Songster, Performer, and Music Scholar
A discussion with Dom Flemons is a master class in blues, country blues, folk, and how all those forms connect. In part one of our interview, we learn about the American Songster’s favorite artists, how Arizona shapes his sound, what he’s currently working on, his radio show, and much more!
Exclusive Premiere: Singer-Songwriter/Guitarist Justin Golden Arrives Fully Formed on ‘Can’t Get Right’
“This was really the first track I wrote specifically with the record in mind and to me is truly ‘Hard Times and A Woman.'” Listen exclusively to “Can’t Get Right” from Justin Golden’s new album out April 15!
“There are differences in blues and Nepali music but there are many similarities: Economic depression, discrimination, and social issues remain the same.”
“He got married and had a family and nobody even knew he had a career in music, not even his wife. After he died, his wife found a scrapbook that he had kept…”
We will say this is the finest acoustic guitar playing we have heard in quite some time. The picking on “Avalon” and “Got The Blues Can’t Be Satisfied” will blow you away! “Spike Driver Blues” and “Stagolee” are equally exquisite.
With “I Belong To The Band”, Rory Block has cemented her indisputable position as a master of this genre.
Blues for the Modern Daze is everything fans of Trout have come to expect — and nothing less. Archetypal blues-rock, skillfully combined with a heavy base of country blues.