Maz O’Connor

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Emma’ by Maz O’Connor

March 10, 2016 in Drafts, News

We’re just too good to you, with our second exclusive of the week coming courtesy of an erudite folk songwriter… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

PF Sloan

PF Sloan dies in Los Angeles, aged 70

November 17, 2015 in News

The ‘Eve Of Destruction’ songwriter, who was himself immortalised in song by Jimmy Webb, died of pancreatic cancer on Sunday… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Promised Land Sound 'For Use And Delight' album cover

‘For Use And Delight’ by Promised Land Sound (Album)

October 6, 2015 in Music Reviews

Although this album of country-tinged rock wears its 60s influences on its psychedelic sleeves, it still makes for enjoyable listening… Tags: , , ,

Blitzen Trapper 'All Across This Land' album cover

‘All Across This Land’ by Blitzen Trapper (Album)

September 30, 2015 in Music Reviews

A whole album of radio-friendly country rock is the last thing that you might expect from these former eclectic experimentalists… Tags: , , , , , ,

‘Imaginary Man’ by Rayland Baxter (Album)

August 14, 2015 in Music Reviews

Rayland Baxter has returned with ‘Imaginary Man’, an album of way-out Americana with a dreamlike quality befitting of its title… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Kim Churchill

Interview: Kim Churchill

March 2, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Roaming Aussie folk-blues singer and songwriter Kim Churchill talks of non-stop touring, surfing, collaborating and plans for album number six… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Grammy Museum

27 records added to Grammy Hall of Fame

December 17, 2014 in News

This year’s additions to the archive include records by Neil Young, Leonard Cohen, Otis Redding, Bob Dylan and many more… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

frank sinatra and bob dylan

Dylan announces album of Sinatra songs

December 10, 2014 in News

Bob Dylan’s next album ‘Shadows In The Night’ (due February) will see him ‘uncovering’ songs made famous by Frank Sinatra… Tags: , ,

Dylan wanted to make a record with The Beatles and Rolling Stones

November 9, 2014 in News

Producer Glyn Johns has declared that Bob Dylan sought to make a record together with The Beatles and Rolling Stones… Tags: , ,

Fingerstyle Folk Acoustic Guitar

In Session Audio releases Fingerstyle Folk Acoustic Guitar

October 31, 2014 in News

Nashville-based software creators develop a new folk acoustic guitar loop library with sounds ranging from 60s to modern neo-folk styles… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Roger McGuinn

Interview: Roger McGuinn (part one)

July 28, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The legendary guitarist-songwriter discusses his new album, his days in The Byrds and why he prefers writing with a partner… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

David Gray

Interview: David Gray

July 17, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The White Ladder man explains his new approach to songwriting, taking inspiration from poetry, boredom and a child’s toy harp… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Rich Hall

Interview: Rich Hall

July 9, 2014 in Features, Interviews

With his latest album in stores now, songwriter, comedian and author Rich Hall shares some thoughts on his comedic songwriting… Tags: , ,

PF Sloan

Interview: PF Sloan

June 10, 2014 in Features, Interviews

He’s a musical legend who’s survived the best and the worst of times – and he’s playing Glasto this month… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Dancing Years

Introducing… Dancing Years

February 4, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Five school friends who create emotive, cinematic music that pulls at the heart-strings and has already graced a BAFTA-nominated soundtrack… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Jordan Eastman

ReverbNation contest winner #8: Jordan Eastman

January 27, 2014 in Features, Interviews

Winner of December’s songwriting competition is an indie-folk multi-instrumentalist whose home is Florida, Tennessee and 46 other states of America… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Bob Dylan - Subterranean Homesick Blues

Ten great rockumentaries

July 29, 2013 in Features

Our selection of cinematic gems give an insight into the fantastic, fascinating and sometimes fraught lives of musicians and songwriters… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,