Tag Archives | Americana Roots

Patrick Ames

Patrick Ames – Like Family – Review

Like Family, the EP from Americana Singer/Songwriter Patrick Ames, is a study in introspection. The San Francisco-based artist reflects on life, relationships, and purpose. Relying largely on MIDI guitar synth for texture, the EP traces periods of Ames’ life and finds him contemplative but generally content. In his own words: “The EP is dedicated to […]

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Chris Garriott

Chris Garriott – Featured Artist

Chris Garriott is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist from the East coast. We’ve written about and played his music before but we don’t really get to know someone until they come for a nice chat on our weekly show! Chris came out with a new song “Jennie Wade’s Lament” and so I thought it was […]

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Cold Jackets

Cold Jackets – Featured Artist

Cold Jackets is a rockin’ duo of some fine dudes that are based in Austin, TX. The guys are seasoned musicians who play all around the area constantly and Cold Jackets is actually a side project. Well, side project or not, they are well suited for the featured artist slot. And if more people hear […]

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LionFish Band

The Lionfish – You Won’t Keep Me Down – Review

The Lionfish comes barreling out of the Northeast US with passion and grit. A synthesis of Rock n Roll and Americana, the Connecticut-based blues rockers have been hard at work on the follow-up to their 2016 debut. Entitled You Won’t Keep Me Down, the album showcases a band developing its sound and coalescing into a […]

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Matt Westin

Matt Westin – Farm Town – Review

Matt Westin is a Country Western singer trying to make his name among countless other artists trying to do exactly the same thing. We’ve reviewed Matt’s music before here. He has recently released a new single “Farm Town” and I’m going to tell you why it’s his best single yet. Matt Westin – Farm Town […]

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David T Dunn

David T. Dunn – Catch That Train – Review

David T. Dunn is a mysterious music man making rootsy Country flavored Rock and has just released a new album called Morning Man. I say he’s mysterious because there’s not much information about him online. Don’t confuse him with the other David Dunn who makes music either, it may be a bit confusing in your […]

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My Cruel Summer

My Cruel Summer – Lower Voices – Review

My Cruel Summer is a New Jersey band formed by Marc Del Giudice (Lead singer, Guitar) Brian Morelli (Drums) and Dave Ricco (Bass Guitar). I don’t know too much else about this “mysterious” band since they don’t have a website and from what I can tell only have a limited social presence. My first impressions are […]

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