July 2016

Midnight Mountain Music Show Returns

Established in 2015, Midnight Mountain Music Show is a music festival presented by the Philadelphia band Mason Porter. This year’s festival will take place at Peaceful Woodlands Family Campground in Blakeslee, PA on September 16th and 17th.

HEART Releases 'Beautiful Broken' this Friday

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legends HEART will release BEAUTIFUL BROKEN--their first new album in four years and first for Concord Records--this Friday, July 8. Billboard.com yesterday (July 6)debuted the full album with an exclusive stream. BEAUTIFUL BROKEN--


Alexander Unveils Debut EP Details

Nashville-based singer/songwriter, Alexander, is thrilled to unveil his debut self-titled EP details today.


Volume Five's Drifter Debuts on Billboard's Top 10 Bluegrass Chart

Volume Five made its debut this week at #5 on Billboard’s Top 10 Bluegrass Album Chart with their impressive new project Drifter.


311 to Host Fifth Caribbean Cruise in 2017

311’s ultimate vacation experience returns March 2 - 6, 2017, with the band’s fifth 311 Caribbean Cruise.  Sailing between Tampa, Florida, and the island paradise of Cozumel, Mexico, the 311 Caribbean Cruise 2017 will transform the luxurious Norwegian Jade cruise liner into a massive, floating music festival at sea.


Courtney Marie Andrews to release "Honest Life"

There’s a new generation of women burning down the Nashville music industry. Powerful voices like Margo Price and Nikki Lane have been rewriting the script, owning their own songs and vision. Now, add to this list Washington State Americana songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews. After a decade spent at the height of the music industry, touring solo and with large pop bands, she realized her desire for a place to come home to.

Atmosphere Play Two Nights at Concord Music Hall

The impact of Atmosphere’s music has been the roots to their long-term success, and their continued rigorous touring and performance schedule has been the vessel for engraining these stories and the legacy of the music into their fan base.

Paper Bird's "I Don't Mind" Premiere

American Songwriter is the perfect place to release new music from Colorado’s celebrated band Paper Bird. The site premiered “I Don’t Mind” from the band’s new release PAPER BIRD, which hits September 9 on Thirty Tigers.

Brian Langlinais Takes The Wheel And Shifts It Into High Gear With Right Hand Road

You could say Brian Langlinais’ new recording, Right Hand Road, was birthed by an ice storm, but that would be getting ahead of the story

Highberry Music Festival 2016 | Review

The 7th annual Highberry Music Festival took place this weekend after its trek up Mulberry Mountain from years prior at Byrds Adventure Center.  Art, camping and a spectacular lineup brought patrons from all over the country to enjoy the gorgeous Arkansas scenery and the best company that has ever assembled on a mountain top.  Minimal weather events kept the air cool while musicians the likes of Buckethead, Keller Williams, Wookiefoot and Yonde

MSTRKRFT Releases Official Music Video for "Priceless"

The official music video for "Priceless" from Canadian electronic musicians MSTRKRFT made its premiere today, July 6, on


Hard Working Americans Summer Tour

Hard Working Americans have announced opening acts ahead of its 2016 tour in support of the new album, Rest In Chaos. The dates will see The Mother Hips in 4 west coast cities, Aaron Lee Tasjan in Texas and Arkansas, Raelyn Nelson Band in Birmingham and Atlanta, and The Congress in Knoxville, Charlotte, Wilmington and Saxapahaw. A limited number of tickets for all shows remain.


Can't Stop The Train - A tribute to Jerry

After a newly formed partnership, The Rex Foundation and the Jake Peavy Foundation announced today their first benefit concert: Can’t Stop The Train––A Tribute to Jerry Garcia, taking place Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 9 p.m. at the Fillmore. The lineup features: Jackie Greene, Col.


Drunken Hearts Album Release | Review

Colorado based Americana Quintet The Drunken Hearts hosted their “Love & Thirst” album release party on a Thursday night at the Bluebird Theater in Denver.  A far cry from the soulless popular music seeding festivals and stadiums, The Drunken Hearts played an intimate and emotional set.

Greener Grounds to release 'Momentous'

Greener Grounds has been busy on the festival circuit, heavy touring, a new album “Momentous” as well as an even more touring supporting your new album.

Kyle Hollingsworth Debuts Tumbling Today

Kyle Hollingsworth releases a series of new tracks available for free, starting today.
Hollingsworth on his new Summer Sounds from the Lab, including the initial track "Tumbling:"

A Deadheads Guide: What To Do In Boulder

With Dead and Company playing the first concerts in 15 years at CU’s Folsom Field this weekend we wanted to give folks some ideas what else to do in Boulder before and after the show(s).

Go hiking!  Yes – if you’re coming to Boulder for the first time, we have some of the best hiking trails in our backyard.  Some suggestions depending on your fitness level:


Pearl Jam Vault #6 Now Available

On June 9th Pearl Jam recorded a secret show live direct-to-acetate at Jack White’s Third Man Records venue, Blue Room, in Nashville, TN. Today, TMR announced their release of this recording as their 29th Vault Package. For full details on what this package includes visit:

Elouise Set To Release Deep Water July 15

Fueled by a sordid real-life backdrop of good old fashioned suicides, murders, and alcoholic depravity followed by church on Sunday, Elouise is an eccentric collaboration of Los Angeles-based musicians who came together to create an ominous, raw and cinematic genre of music they identify as Blackgrass.


Unify Fest Celebrates Music, Health, Yoga

This September 22nd - 25th, Santa Fe will become home to the first ever Unify Fest, a 4-day transformational music, health, yoga, and community festival dedicated to unifying humanity, celebrating life, and creating a sustainable future.