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The Mayan Factor

The Mayan Factor – Featured Artist

The Mayan Factor is a band that has an uncommon story. We talked to lead singer Lenny who actually just recently came into the band, relatively speaking. They’ve been promoting their new single “Hope” and we liked it so we decided to feature them! Once you hear their music you’ll understand and will be coming […]

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James Lee Baker

James Lee Baker – Cowtown Blues – Review

James Lee Baker has a clean sound. He’s not really country, he’s not really rock…he’s sort of an Americana mix of a classic American sound. In his new single “Cowtown Blues” he brings out the shuffle beat with a harmonica, acoustic guitar and his voice and it brings a smile to my face. James Lee […]

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joe Carl

Joe Carl – No Money Left For Fun – Review

Joe Carl is a new solo artist who recently released his first double single, No Money Left For Fun. The single consists of two separate tracks, both individually short in duration: “1974” is a mere one minute and twenty seconds; while the second track “Monochrome” is exactly two minutes long. Joe Carl’s debut double single […]

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Bill Abernathy

Bill Abernathy – Cry Wolf – Review

Bill Abernathy is a guitarist and singer/songwriter based in Kansas City, MO. If you’re into rootsy folk-rock with a bit of a political edge then keep reading! He’s influenced by Dan Fogelberg, CSN, Kenny Loggins and other artists in those genres but isn’t afraid to step out of the box. Bill Abernathy – Cry Wolf So, […]

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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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