Album Review: Brent Cobb – Shine On Rainy Day

Despite being a relative newcomer to the music industry, there has been a lot of eager ears waiting for the day when country folk singer-songwriter Brent Cobb would release his debut album and none of those ears will be disappointed today. Shine on a Rainy day treats his fans to a Georgia inspired look at life from his perspective and it packs a punch with every single note.

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Album Review: Threaded – Of What We Spoke

Of What We Spoke is the debut feature album from inspirational trio Threaded. The classically trained group have come together after meeting whilst playing with Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble to provide their own unique collection of charming and uplifting folk melodies that will leave your mind soaring alongside the birds in the sky.

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Album Review: Green Diesel – The Hangman’s Fee

Green Diesel have been making steady and well-deserved progress in increasing their presence over the last few years now, propelling themselves to greater stages with every step while never ceasing in their desire to hone their skills to the very sharpest they can be. The Hangman’s Fee marks the release of their third feature album in just a few short years although it has been close to three years since the incredible Wayfarer’s All and the wait has been agonising.

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Album Review: Bill Kirchen & Austin de Lone

Transatlanticana very well might just be one of the most interesting musical projects of 2017. Brought to life by music legends Bill Kirchen and Austin de Lone who have come together once again, each bringing the unique and enviable talents of their own loyal band members to share more than 30 years worth of work and to pay homage to the roots they have each planted around the globe.

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Album Review: Torgeir Waldemar – No Offending Borders

Torgeir Waldemar has spent the vast majority of his life as a guitar player for a variety of rock bands up until a couple of years ago when he took the Norweigian music scene by storm with his debut solo album concentrating purely on his acoustic talents. Since then he has been working hard to further his solo career and enhance his ever expanding pool of talent.

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Album Review: Alison Krauss – Windy City

There are a few artists on this planet that will release something new, and more often than not get it spot on. Alison Krauss is one of those. Whether it be with the phenomenal Union Station, collaborations like that with Robert Plant – or solo, which this new record is (her first for over 15 years) – you know instantly the quality will be there.

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