November 2016

MerleFest Announce Initial 2017 Lineup

MerleFest, presented by Window World and slated for April 27-30, 2017, is proud to announce its initial lineup of artists. 2017 will be a celebration of 30 years of MerleFest! The annual homecoming of musicians and music fans returns to the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Stevie Nicks & The Pretenders | Fall 2016

Stevie Nicks and The Pretenders are currently on tour together throughout this fall performing to enthusiastic fans.

A Wynonna & The Big Noise Christmas: Tour Dates Announced

This holiday season, Wynonna & The Big Noise are once again hitting the road-in an unforgettable way! "A Wynonna & The Big Noise Christmas" will include a mix of holiday favorites and WYNONNA's biggest hits, as well as brand new music from their debut album released in February 2016.

John McEuen | Made In Brooklyn | Review

Grammy-Award Winning String Wizard, producer, and songwriter John McEuen possesses a keen knack for multitasking. He’s both a renowned picker and anthropological force in roots music. His biweekly syndicated Sirius XM Radio Program; Acoustic Traveler has further uncovered his pursuit of tracing the origins of country, blues, folk, and bluegrass.

Just Announced: Reverend Horton Heat @ The Fox Theater

Loaded guns, space heaters, and big skies. Welcome to the lethal littered landscape of Jim Heath’s imagination. True to his high evangelical calling, Jim is a Revelator, both revealing & reinterpreting the country-blues-rock roots of American music. He’s a time-travelling space-cowboy on a endless interstellar musical tour, and we are all the richer & “psychobillier” for getting to tag along.

Just Announced: SunSquabi @ The Fox

SunSquabi has launched out of 2016 with HUGE momentum on their side. With festival announcements such as Electric Forest, Summer Camp, Camp Bisco, High Sierra announced already the band has reached the National spotlight.

Just Announced: The Wailers @ The Fox

The legendary Wailers band is carrying its revolutionary sound and message to loyal fans around the world. Steered by famed bassist and founder Aston “Familyman” Barrett, and joined in solidarity with original Wailers’ band members, The Wailers are on the brink of musical history!

The Werks 2017 Winter Tour Dates

Beloved Ohio jam rockers The Werks have responded to tragedy and transition by solidifying the strongest lineup in their decade of existence. They’re ready to launch 2017 with an 8-week coast-to-coast run in support of this effort, their fifth full studio release entitled “Magic”.

Magic Music - 40 Years in The Making

More than forty years after becoming a groundbreaking jam band on Colorado’s festival circuit, Magic Music has released its first-ever studio album.

Mimosa + Vibe Street in Boulder for NYE

Founder of FALSE iDOL MUZiK and the FUTURE TRiLL movement, MiM0SA has made a name for himself as one of the underground pioneers of the west coast EDM sound. Hailing from Los Angeles, CA, MiM0SA has traveled all over the globe selling out shows from US to the UK and OZ. His live performances have caught the attention of blogs such as Spin, who named him as one of the “Top 10 Acts at Bonnaroo” of 2012.

JD & The Straight Shot on tour with Don Henley

Americana band JD & The Straight Shot – featuring vocalist/guitarist Jim Dolan whose voice the New York Post calls “reminiscent of Tom Waits and Randy Newman,” bassist Byron House (Robert Plant, Emmylou Harris, Dolly Parton) and violinist/fiddler Erin Slaver (Martina McBride, Rod Stewart) – are set to kick off the new year on tour with legendary artist Don Henley.

Kingston Fyah Tour in Boston next week!

Join New Kingston for the final show of their Kingston Fyah Tour in Boston, MA at Brighton Music Hall on November 26, 2016! Since day one, Boston was one of the first cities to embrace us! For that we're giving away 200 Kingston Fyah EPs at the concert! See you soon.

Moby & The Void Pacific Choir Perform Live On CONAN Tonight

Tonight Moby and the Void Pacific Choir make their television debut on CONAN, performing their fiery single, “Are You Lost in the World Like Me?”  The show airs at 11pm/10c on TBS, click

California Roots Partners w/ Pints For Prostates

California Roots has announced its partnership with Pints for Prostates for the month of November to help raise awareness for prostate cancer. All month long, the California Roots Pints are on sale, and for every pint purchased Cali Roots will donate a portion of the proceeds in the fight against prostate cancer.

Demand Iggy Azalea Apologize and Donate to Animal Charity

Over 8,000 people have signed a Care2 petition urging hip-hop star Iggy Azalea to apologize and donate to a reputable wildlife fund or sanctuary after she posted a photo to Instagram of her petting an elephant at boyfriend French Montana’s backyard birthday party.


Matthew Wolcott to Release Debut EP

Singer-songwriter Matthew Wolcott is taking the road less traveled, stepping out from a successful law career in favor of his first love, music. The Dallas native, who began playing piano at an early age and performed with his fair share of bands, is releasing his first EP of original songs called WESTERN LIGHTS on December 2.

Metallica Set To Unleash New Music Videos

In an unprecedented move for Metallica, the band will release music videos for each song from their forthcoming album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct starting today at 12:00 PM EST on

The Walcotts Premiere "Coalinga" Video

Genre-blending, roots and rock'n'roll band THE WALCOTTS (November 14) partnered with

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Marks Milestone

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which began as a small community outreach in Parton’s native Sevier County, Tennessee, has evolved to become the largest literacy program in the world. In December, the “little literacy program that could” marks another impressive milestone—one million books gifted to children around the world each month.