Rhiannon Giddens’ latest album there is no Other, recorded with Italian multi-instrumentalist Francesco Turrisi, is set for May 3 release on Nonesuch Records. Produced by Joe Henry and tracked over an intensely productive five day period in Dublin, Ireland, there is no Other is at once a condemnation of “othering” and a celebration of the spread of ideas, connectivity, and shared experience. Continue reading Rhiannon Giddens – I’m On My Way (Official Video)→
Diving into a pastel coloured, dreamy playground of sonic influences, VAST HILL has re-emerged with their new single and the first taste of their debut LP – More Than You Imagined – in ‘Heartbreaker’. From the opening crashes of electronic percussion, to the funky bassline and vocalist Elle Kress’ soaring notes, ‘Heartbreaker’ is sweet on the ear, enticing the listener to come back for more once the first playback reaches its conclusion. Continue reading Vast Hill – Heartbreaker (Official Video)→
As her March 29 album release date approaches, Billie Eilish has released a brand new track today titled ‘wish you were gay’, taken from her forthcoming debut full-length WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?. ‘wish you were gay’ has long been a fan favourite since early demo’s started circulating online in 2017. The song playfully details the longing and consequent coping of teenage lust and rejection. Continue reading Billie Eilish shares new track ‘wish you were gay’→
Coldwater DFU -the album Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission made in Memphis last year is finally ready for release and the band are keen to get around the country and play it to people. Like its predecessor The Big Don’t Argue – the album Mick and Wally recorded with WPA in Memphis thirty years ago – this is shaping up to be a record that will find its identity on the live stage. Continue reading Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission Coldwater DFU Album and Tour→
With special guests Eagle & The Wolf supporting in Sydney and Archer supporting in Melbourne.
Bluesfest Touring is proud to present Larkin Poe, the American Blues-Rock band who will be performing their gritty, soulful, southern heritage in Melbourne and Sydney this April. Originally from Atlanta, the now Nashville based sister duo are poised to make a mark all their own with the release of their fourth album ‘Venom & Faith’ which is out this November 9, 2018. According to Rebecca Lovell “It’s a celebration of American roots music as translated by two sisters who are playing the blues in a modern age”. Continue reading Tour News : Larkin Poe – Bluesfest 2019 Sideshows→