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The Sinclair Express - It Never Ends

The Sinclair Express – It Never Ends – Review

Chicago-based trio The Sinclair Express has released a new single and supporting video. Titled “It Never Ends”, the single is a groovy romp that shows off the band’s ability to blend blues, funk, rock, and reggae. The video serves as a window into the band’s world and fun personality, mixing candid footage of the band […]

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Ryan Sutherland - Sutherland

Ryan Sutherland – Sutherland – Review

Ryan Sutherland is a singer/songwriter based in Rochester, NY. Primarily incorporating elements of folk and blues, his new self-titled effort finds him expanding his sonic palette considerably. Not only is his slide playing more prevalent than on his previous release, he has also taken the plunge to become a one-man band, simultaneously providing drums along […]

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Phoebe Silva - Strong Enough

Phoebe Silva – Strong Enough – Review

Best known as #fiddlechick, Phoebe Silva has a background in classical music and a deeply rooted love for contemporary folk, retro pop, and jazz standards. A singer and multi-instrumentalist, Silva spent years touring the country in various bluegrass and indie-Americana groups, and even worked as an actress on and off-Broadway on the east coast, before […]

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Magnolia Red - Ancient River

Magnolia Red – Ancient River – Review

Coming from the west coast of Norway but deeply rooted in the culture of Americana rock, Magnolia Red recently released its debut album, Ancient River. Featuring singer-guitarist Frank Bjørdal, guitarist and backing vocalist Roy-Jostein Fiskerstrand, bassist-keyboardist Eyvinn Magnus Solberg, and drummer Ronny Blomvik, its music is contrastingly dynamic, emulating the ebb and flow of crashing […]

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Happy Freuds - Echo Of Sounds

Happy Freuds – Echo Of Sounds – Review

Based in Javea, Spain, alternative rock quartet Happy Freuds has gained widespread attention for its authenticity and rock-n-roll spirit — including the attention of renowned producer Duncan Morrison, who previously worked with acts such as Peter Gabriel and Joe Strummer. Over the course of three days, Morrison joined Happy Freuds in Spain and personally remixed […]

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Flat River Band - Christmas Time

Flat River Band – Christmas Time – Review

Flat River Band is a Country style trio that is made up of all brothers. They’ve been putting out albums since what seems to be 2009 according to their list on Spotify. Their Christmas album is from 2014 but it’s got all the timeless classics that any Country music fan is going to love. Flat […]

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