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Hippo Campus Sign with Grand Jury, Debut New Video with NME + The AV Club, SXSW Showcases Announced!

Hippo Campus Sign With Grand Jury, Announce SXSW Showcases Video for “Souls” Premieres Today with The AV Club and NME National Tour with The Mowgli’s and Fences Begins on March 25th   Last Fall, St. Paul, Minnesota’s Hippo Campus released their debut EP Bashful Creatures to great praise, garnering acclaim from the likes of NME, Neon Gold, Interview Magazine and [...]

February 24, 2015 Jinsen Wang Hippo Campus, Press Releases 0

Lowland Hum Release New Single “Odell”

Tour Dates Announced for Spring 2015   Self-Titled Sophomore Album Out April 14th   Lowland Hum has released “Odell”, the first single from the indie-folk duo’s upcoming album. The track premiered on Earmilk, who praises its “evolving” arrangement and “sweet and subtle vocal delivery” as highlights of the song. Lowland Hum will release their self-titled sophomore full-length album on [...]

February 24, 2015 Jinsen Wang Lowland Hum, Press Releases 0

Rolling Stone Country Premieres Ryan Culwell’s ‘Flatlands’ out 3/3 via Lightning Rod Records, SXSW Showcase Announced

Rolling Stone Country Premieres Ryan Culwell’s Flatlands Out 3/3 on Lightning Rod Records First album In More Than 8 Years Embraced by CMT Edge, The Bluegrass Situation, Guitar World, Folk Alley and More New Tour Dates and Official SXSW Showcases Anounced   On March 3rd, the Nashville-via-West Texas troubadour Ryan Culwell will release Flatlands, his first album in more [...]

February 24, 2015 Jinsen Wang Press Releases, Ryan Culwell 0

Missing Piece Group at SXSW 2015: Colony House, Happyness, Hippo Campus & Ryan Culwell

Greetings Friends, Colleagues, Journos, Editors: It’s that time of the year again! We’re itching to get the hell out of this ice box and head down to Austin, TX for another fun(?) SXSW Music Conference. Please take a look at who we have down there and let us know if you want to meet up [...]

February 20, 2015 Jinsen Wang Press Releases, SXSW 0

Lowland Hum remind us – Celebrate Love Every Day, not just Valentine’s Day

North Carolina husband-and-wife band LOWLAND HUM created this new video as a reminder that love isn’t just one day   Watch & Share: http://youtu.be/t9-eX1n1wJE It’s a charming video to share for Valentine’s Day and all year round: http://youtu.be/t9-eX1n1wJE Lowland Hum’s self-titled sophomore album is out April 14th www.lowlandhum.com – Lowland Hum on Facebook – @lowlandhum  Lowland Hum Kickstarter Campaign [...]

February 13, 2015 Jinsen Wang Lowland Hum, Press Releases 0

Americana-Soul Slinger SAM LEWIS Calls Upon Nashville Royalty for Sophomore LP, Waiting On You, out April 21st

Produced by Wood Brothers’ Oliver Wood with Guest Appearances by Kenny Vaughan, Darrell Scott, The McCrary Sisters, and More   As a Nashville transplant with no real place to call a hometown, Sam Lewis’ goal upon moving to Music City was to make friends.  “I felt its pull, its draw,” he recalls. “Some of my favorite people live [...]

February 13, 2015 Jinsen Wang Press Releases, Sam Lewis 0

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Appearing At Music Hall Of Williamsburg For The Valentine’s Day Planned Parenthood Benefit FREEDOM TOWER – NO WAVE DANCE PARTY 2015

Out March 24th Through Mom+Pop   US Tour Begins April 8th More Dates Forthcoming Listen To DO THE GET DOWN On Pitchfork “Proof the city hasn’t lost its soul just yet” – New York Post   New York City is a big place. A loud place. Some of that noise is music. And some of the music is [...]

February 12, 2015 Jinsen Wang Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, JSBX, Press Releases 0

Ryan Culwell Premieres “I Think I’ll Be Their God” with Folk Alley

First Album in 8 Years Out March 3rd via   Lightning Rod Records  Showcase Announced at the 27th Annual International Folk Alliance Conference in Kansas City, MO   On March 3rd, the Nashville-via-West Texas songwriter Ryan Culwell will release Flatlands, his first album in more than 8 years, on Lightning Rod Records (Jason Isbell, Billy Joe Shaver, Amanda Shires). When asked to describe [...]

February 12, 2015 Jinsen Wang Press Releases, Ryan Culwell 0

Lucy Kaplansky & Richard Shindell Combine Forces to Become THE PINE HILL PROJECT

Tomorrow You’re Going Produced by Grammy Award-Winner Larry Campbell out March 17th   As solo artists, Lucy Kaplansky and Richard Shindell have been making critically acclaimed albums since the early 1990s, and each have contributed harmonies to every one of those albums.  But with the exception of 1998’s one-off Cry Cry Cryalbum with Dar Williams, the two songwriters have never made [...]

February 11, 2015 Jinsen Wang Lucy Kaplansky & Richard Shindell, Press Releases 0

South Africa’s Bala Brothers Dedicate Anti-Apartheid Anthem “(Something Inside) So Strong” To Nelson Mandela Celebrating 25th Anniversary of His Release from Prison

Brothers Battled Apartheid To Become First Black Members of World-Famous Drakensburg Choir;  Win Praise from Archbishop Tutu Self-Titled CD/DVD Due Out On Warner Classics in March 2015    February 11th, 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of Nelson Mandela being freed from prison. In celebration of this momentous occasion, South Africa’s the Bala Brothers are sharing their powerful rendition of [...]

February 10, 2015 Jinsen Wang Bala Brothers, Press Releases 0