Premiere: “Something In My Heart” by Roger Hoover

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Roger Hoover, who has made a name for himself in folk and Americana circles with his brand of searching, wistful songwriting, returns with his latest collection of originals, Pastures, out October 7th via Last Chance Records. Hoover isn’t an artist easily pigeonholed into… Continue Reading

Pew Playlist: 3 Songs That Should Be On Your Radar, 9/16/16

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The Small Glories – “Way Down Yonder In A Minor Key” The Small Glories are a brand new musical union between folk/roots artists Cara Luft (co-founder and former member of the Wailin’ Jennys) and JD Edwards. The duo is creating… Continue Reading

Dwight Yoakam Covers Prince’s “Purple Rain”

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Country icon Dwight Yoakam will release Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars…, his forthcoming bluegrass record on September 23rd via Sugar Hill Records. Earlier this week, the star premiered a cover of Prince’s hit “Purple Rain” with People Magazine. Of the track, he told People exclusively: “It was… Continue Reading

Album Review: The Original Jenny Whiteley – Jenny Whiteley

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The adage “there’s no school like the old school” is a familiar one, and for good reason.  Just like that expression has withstood the test of time, so have the endearing sounds of jangly banjo, acoustic guitar-picking, and old-fashioned southern… Continue Reading

Premiere: “Should I” by 3hattrio

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Southeastern Utah-based 3hattrio, makers of  “American desert music”, is comprised of Hal Cannon (co-founder of the Deseret String Band, founder of the Western Folklife Center, and the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering), Greg Istock (painter, producer, and scholar of experimental jazz and… Continue Reading