Live Show Review: Lillie Mae at Third Man Records

The Blue Room at Third Man Records is a fascinating blend of technology and intimacy– a collection of the finest acoustic designs and recording equipment with a small club vibe, the perfect setting for rising artist Lillie Mae to open… Continue Reading

Pew Playlist: 3 Albums That Should Be On Your Radar, 4/7/17

Craig Brown Band–The Lucky Ones Forget Detroit’s Craig Brown released his debut full-length via Third Man Records (SWOON), and it’s a countrified hum-dinger. Equal parts honky-tonk hillbilly and dive bar derelict, Brown has crafted a rock and pedal steel-infused collection… Continue Reading

“Overthinking” – New Video from Craig Brown Band

“I’m not overthinking, I’m not ever thinking,” sings Craig Brown, Detroit’s most beloved bartender, cook, and ping-pong champion who has decided to strike out (a phrase which will be pretty punny once you watch the video) and go solo. A mixture… Continue Reading

“Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day” – New Music from Dwight Yoakam

Dwight Yoakam: Kentucky born, Ohio raised; Tennessee jilted, California praised. That’s the way the story goes, at least. In 1977 when Dwight moved to Nashville to pursue his honky-tonk dreams, Nashville was moving away from the traditional and Countrypolitan sound… Continue Reading

Pew Playlist: 3 Songs That Should Be On Your Radar, 4/22/16

“Get on the Floor”- C.W. Stoneking Award-winning Australian artist C.W. Stoneking has a new album, Gon’ Boogaloo, set for release June 3rd via his own King Hokum Records, and “Get on the Floor” is the lead single…and Lord have mercy, it’s a toe-tapper.  You can almost hear… Continue Reading