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Parker Millsap - Parker Millsap

An Oklahoma native brought up in the Pentecostal church, which he’s since departed, 20-year-old Parker Millsap will make you a true believer with his self-titled Okrahoma Records/ Thirty Tigers debut album. The young tunesmith delivers his religious-lac

The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - Bob Dylan

Compiled from meticulously restored original tapes--many found only recently--this historic six-disc set is the definitive chronicle of the artist's legendary 1967 recording sessions with members of his touring ensemble who would later achieve their own f

Parker Millsap: Parker Millsap review a new Americana hero

(Okrahoma Records)It can be tough for a young, largely unknown artist to open the show for an established band, but Parker Millsap demonstrated how it should be done with his appearance alongside Old Crow Medicine Show in London last weekend. Hes 21, from

Luke Daniels: Whats Here Whats Gone review a thoughtful, original set

(Gael Music/Proper)Luke Daniels is no newcomer, but this is very much a new departure. He is already known as a composer and multi-instrumentalist who first emerged as a melodeon star two decades ago and has gone on to work with Riverdance and the Cara Di

Bob Dylan and the Band: The Basement Tapes Complete review rickety, strange and utterly timeless

Whether or not the 138 songs on this uber-bootleg six-CD box set really did change the course of rock music, the best bits are as good as it getsTheres something winningly quaint about the security measures surrounding The Complete Basement Tapes. In ord

Bob Dylan and the Band: The Basement Tapes Complete review rickety, strange and utterly timeless

Whether or not the 138 songs on this uber-bootleg six-CD box set really did change the course of rock music, the best bits are as good as it getsTheres something winningly quaint about the security measures surrounding The Complete Basement Tapes. In ord

Bob Dylan and the Band: The Basement Tapes Complete review rickety, strange and utterly timeless

Whether or not the 138 songs on this uber-bootleg six-CD box set really did change the course of rock music, the best bits are as good as it getsTheres something winningly quaint about the security measures surrounding The Complete Basement Tapes. In ord

Premiere | Lost Brothers unveil video for Spanish Reprise

The Lost Brothers have made a habit of producing eye-catching videos and the new cut for latest single ‘Spanish Reprise’ is no exception.

Album | The Twilight Sad – Nobody Wants To Be Here And Nobody Wants To Leave

The Twilight Sad self describe themselves as “folk with layers of noise”. Although that may be an incredibly accurate statement, it does not take into the account the raw emotion and subtle power in their music, which is brilliantly displayed…Read m

Album | Bear’s Den – Islands

Bear’s Den’s debut album starts steadily whilst sounding like a hundred other things that hit the radio or the public’s ears on a regular basis. The opening song ‘Agape’ is quite a nice introduction to the band. The banjo somehow…Read more →