Southern Folklife Collection Partners With Yep Roc Records To Release Rare Recordings

Music lovers will soon be able to own a piece of rare audio history, thanks to a partnership between the Southern Folklife Collection (SFC) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Yep Roc Records. “Music lovers and researchers… Continue Reading

Interview: Tift Merritt

When you get older, life gets really real, really fast, and Tift Merritt is singing about it; the Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter will release her new album, Stitch Of The World, on January 27th via Yep Roc Records, one created in the… Continue Reading

Pew Playlist: 3 Albums That Should Be On Your Radar, 1/13/17

The Infamous Stringdusters–The Laws Of Gravity The Grammy-nominated bluegrass powerhouse is back with The Laws Of Gravity, and this one is an absolute jaw-dropper. Over the course of 13 mesmerizing tunes that put their kickstands down firmly on the bluegrass-y… Continue Reading

“Love Soldiers On” – New Music from Tift Merritt

Grammy Award-nominated artist Tift Merritt will release her new album, Stitch of the World, on January 27th via Yep Roc Records. Merritt has released five full-length albums and two live records, including a reissue of her debut album, Bramble Rose, earlier this year. She has performed with the New… Continue Reading

Album Review: Mandolin Orange – Blindfaller

North Carolina duo Mandolin Orange, who combine simplistic melodies with complex lyricism, are set to release their fourth studio album, Blindfaller, on September 30th via Yep Roc Records. Building a musical foundation based upon the long-established sounds of roots music, members… Continue Reading

“Detour Sign–Live from Cambridge” New Music from Aoife O’Donovan

Critically lauded folk songstress Aoife O’Donovan will release Man In A Neon Coat: Live From Cambridge on September 9th via Yep Roc Records. Recorded live at The Sinclair in Cambridge, Massachusetts on April 13, 2016, the album features live trio performances of tracks from… Continue Reading

“Aeroplane” – New Music from Chris Collingwood

Chris Collingwood, the lead singer of Fountains of Wayne, will release his debut album, Look Park , on July 22nd via crush-worthy label Yep Roc Records; the loose-limbed groovy lead single “Aeroplane,” premiered via Stereogum. Look Park is Chris Collingwood’s first album outside… Continue Reading

“No One Cares” – New Music from Jeremy & The Harlequins

New York City-based rock n’ roll revivalists Jeremy & The Harlequins have premiered a new single entitled “No One Cares,” and have announced a supporting run of tour dates with singer/songwriter Eli Paperboy Reed. “When Paul McCartney can’t get into a Grammy… Continue Reading