Last week, Kitchen Dwellers welcomed their sophomore studio effort, Muir Maid—produced by Chris Pandolfi of the Infamous Stringdusters—into the world. This week, they’re sharing the official video for “Shadows” and announcing an extensive national headlining tour in support of the release for 2020.
Livingston Taylor picked up his first guitar at the age of 13, beginning a 40-year career that has encompassed performance, songwriting and teaching. Born in Boston and raised in North Carolina, Livingston is the fourth child in a very musical family that includes Alex, James, Kate and Hugh. Livingston recorded his first record at the age of 18 and has continued to create well crafted, introspective, and original songs that have earned him listeners worldwide.
His incredible journey spans five-and-a-half decades, and includes – but is not limited to – adventures with Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jerry Garcia, and music and life lessons from seminal blues guitarist Reverend Gary Davis, who claimed the young Bromberg as a son. A musician’s musician, Bromberg’s mastery of several stringed instruments (guitar, fiddle, Dobro, mandolin), and multiple styles is legendary, leading Dr. John to declare him an American icon. In producing John Hartford’s hugely influential Aereo-Plain LP, Bromberg even co-invented a genre: Newgrass.
Moon Hooch have announced their next studio album, ‘Life On Other Planets’ will be released January 10. Recorded in a series of stunning, single-take performances, the collection may be the purest distillation of the double saxophone and drum trio’s sound yet. There’s no studio magic here, just three musicians (saxophonist Wenzl McGowan and Mike Wilbur and drummer James Muschler) who share a telepathic connection that transcends language, genre and tradition.
In anticipation of their new era, Turkuaz has shed their rainbow of color as they prepare to enter Kuadrochrome, the title of their new EP due out November 22nd. In support of the new release, the band has added additional tour dates for early 2020, with all upcoming dates branded as part of the Kuadrochrome Tour.
Grassroots crossover sensation We Banjo 3 (WB3) is pleased to announce their winter and spring “Rise + Shine” tour dates. The tour’s moniker is a nod to the band’s recent Roots to Rise Live album release and their song “Shine.” Rolling right out of 2019’s highly successful “Roots To Rise” tour and the eponymous chart topping live record, Roots To Rise Live, We Banjo 3’s “Rise + Shine” winter/spring 2020 U.S. tour commences in New York City on January 10th and hits 30 markets in the Northeast, Pacific Northwest, East Coast and Midwest before concluding in St. Louis at the end of March. See below for the full list of tour dates. Tickets available now at www.webanjo3.com.
Esteemed singer-songwriter Chris Knight perform at The Southgate House Revival on December 21, in support of his new record Almost Daylight (October 11, Thirty Tigers). His ninth album to date, and his first new music in seven years, Almost Daylight delivers some of the most powerful and unexpected songs of Knight’s career, and has already received praise from press including Associated Press, Rolling Stone Country, American Songwriter, No Depression and more. For further insight and to hear the record in its entirety, view this recent Billboard feature HERE.
The Black Crowes’ Chris and Rich Robinson will herald the thirty-year anniversary of their landmark quintuple platinum debut album Shake Your Money Maker with a world tour beginning June 17 in Austin, Texas. Tickets and VIP packages are on sale now. To celebrate the announce, the band will play two intimate shows, first at the Bowery Ballroom in New York City this evening, followed by the Troubadour in Los Angeles on November 14. More info about tickets will be shared on @theblackcrowes Instagram page.