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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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Cayla Brooke

Cayla Brooke – Plush Red Chair – Album Review

Cayla Brooke is a rip-roaring solo artist who has defied societal standards with her body-positive sonic revolution since 2013. Based out of Vancouver, Brooke’s music reflects jazzy sophistication with a rock-and-roll attitude. Having celebrated a Christmas album and a critically acclaimed theatrical homage to the late Eva Cassidy, Cayla Brooke is now touring behind her […]

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JT Butler JR

JT Butler – Review

Texas-born JT Butler is a lifelong devotee of music. Raised in Gospel, and steeped in Soul, Blues, and R&B, the 5th generation musician has been pursuing his passion his whole life. As a singer and guitarist, the Bakersfield, CA, performer fronts the Horizon Blues Band, amongst other performance engagements. His devotion to music is immediately […]

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Michael Wayne Stapleton

Michael Wayne Stapleton – Featured Artist

Michael Wayne Stapleton is a musician who is finally able to commit his time and efforts to his music. You see, he started out recording and writing music in the 1980’s and had some notable success as a face in advertising as well. After selling a successful business he moved to Las Vegas, NV, to […]

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Roam Like Ghosts

Roam Like Ghosts – Yesterday And The Day Before – Review

A musical partnership with a multi-decade history, Roam Like Ghosts is an innovative blend of roots-y sounds, put through a post-grunge alternative lens. Comprised of vocalist Mathew Daugherty and guitarist Bucky Fairfax, the acoustic duo has a released a debut album entitled Yesterday and the Day Before. Anchored by graceful guitar playing and augmented by […]

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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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