Archive for March 2016

Forecastle Announces 2016 Bourbon Lodge Lineup and Lodge Additions

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Photo Credit:  Forecastle Festival media team

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Forecastle Festival, Louisville’s three-day music, art and environmental activism festival, is bringing back its Kentucky Bourbon Trail® outpost, The Bourbon Lodge, with a unique lineup of bourbon offerings, education, bourbon-inspired cuisine, and the revamped return of the charitable partnership, Bourbon Cares. Wall Street Journal best-selling author Fred Minnick hailed Forecastle Festival as “bourbon’s most important festival for new consumers,” praising its creation of “future connoisseurs.” Read more

Frank Turner Announces North American Tour Dates – Performing At The Taft Theatre With Jason Isbell On 6/14 & 6/15

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Frank Turner

Frank Turner (opening for Jason Isbell)
6/14 & 6/15/16
Taft Theatre, 317 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH
7pm doors, 8pm show
6/14 – Buy Tickets, 6/15 – Buy Tickets

FRANK TURNER will embark on a North American headlining tour this spring with his band The Sleeping Souls commencing May 22 in Arkansas at The Metroplex Live. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 25th. Tickets are available HERE. Tuner previously announced a June run as well as August dates with Flogging Molly. See full listing of tour dates and cities below. Read more

James McCartney Releases Music Video For Unicorn – Coming To The Southgate House Revival On 6/17

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James McCartney
6/17/16
Southgate House Revival, 111 E 6th St, Newport, KY
8pm doors, 9pm show, Buy Tickets

James McCartney has revealed the stunning new video for current single Unicorn, taken from forthcoming album The Blackberry Train.

Directed by renowned motion designer Sholto Crow, the animation brings to live the aural aesthetic of Unicorn, an urgently melodic track centered on the spiritual nature of psychedelic music, in a surreal and immersive way. Read more

Mudcrutch Announce New Album, Share Single – Bunbury Music Festival on 6/3

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Mudcrutch at Bunbury Music Festival on 6/3
Sawyer Point, 705 E Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH
http://www.bunburyfestival.com/

Mudcrutch announced their second album entitled “2″ will be released by Reprise Records on May 20th. The album is the follow up to the band’s 2008 eponymous debut which Rolling Stone called “a country-rock instant classic” in a rave four star review. The new album, produced by band members Tom Petty and Mike Campbell with Ryan Ulyate, is available now for pre-order on MudcrutchMusic.com.  Fans who pre-order the digital format of the album, or the vinyl format on the band’s official website, will receive downloads of three tracks, including the first single “Trailer,” in advance of the May 20th album release date. Read more

Brandi Carlile & Old Crow Medicine Show Revue Announce 2016 Co-Headlining Tour – Rose Music Center on 7/19

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Brandi Carlile

Brandi Carlile & Old Crow Medicine Show
7/19/16
Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Boulevard, Huber Heights, OH
5:30pm doors, 6:30pm show, Buy Tickets

Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter Brandi Carlile and high energy old-time string band Old Crow Medicine Show are teaming up for a co-headlining tour, which was announced yesterday via Rolling Stone Country. Kicking off at the beautiful Fox Theatre in Atlanta on April 30th, the sixteen-date run will conclude at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA with highlights including a night at The Fox Theatre in Detroit and a stop at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, CO. Fans can look forward to a double dose of music, as Brandi and Old Crow collaborate on a handful of songs nightly in addition to performing separate sets. Read more

Nahko And Medicine For The People Sign To SideOneDummy Records – Madison Theater On 5/6

Nahko And Medicine For The People

Nahko And Medicine For The People

Nahko And Medicine For The People with Kim Churchill
5/6/16
Madison Theater, 730 Madison Ave, Covington, KY
7:30pm doors, 8:30pm show, Buy Tickets

After announcing a North American tour a few weeks ago Nahko and Medicine for The People are excited to announce that they’ve signed with LA-based SideOneDummy Records.  Nahko explains that the label’s encouragement of creative freedom and process is what makes the label such a good fit.

Nahko is also excited to share the “Getting To Know Nahko” video where he gives a primer on the origin of his name and unique views on music. Read more

Photos – Great Peacock, 3/22/16, Southgate House Revival, Newport, KY

Great Peacock

Great Peacock

Photos by Scott Preston

http://www.greatpeacock.com/

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Photos – Steve ‘n’ Seagulls, 3/22/16, Southgate House Revival, Newport, KY

Steve 'n' Seagulls

Steve ‘n’ Seagulls

Photos by Scott Preston

http://stevenseagulls.com/

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Photos – MusicNow Festival 2016, Cincinnati, OH – Photos by Doug Siegel

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The Punch Brothers

Photos by Doug Siegel

http://www.musicnowfestival.org/

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Frontier Folk Nebraska Premieres New Live Track “Desert Car Chase” Via The Wild Honey Pie

Frontier Folk Nebraska

Frontier Folk Nebraska

Photo by Lisa Sullivan

Frontier Folk Nebraska have debuted a new track, “Desert Car Chase”, from their forthcoming live album. The song premiered with The Wild Honey Pie who describes it as “an ode to classic American rock & roll, the song is unprocessed and natural — the electric guitar/snare drum combo is assertive and driven, the vocals are coarse and resilient and the lyrics are young and reckless.” On April 1st, Frontier Folk Nebraska will release their new live album This One’s For the Kid in the Back: Live at the Southgate House Revival.  Read more

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