Elvis Costello, Rhiannon Giddens, Taylor Goldsmith, Jim James and Marcus Mumford. The supergroup known as The New Basement Tapes needs so further introduction. Lost On The River is a concept album dreamed up by T Bone Burnett, one that unites a talented roster of artists from varying musical backgrounds. The lyrics were derived from an old session recorded by Bob Dylan, appropriately titled 'The Basement Tapes'...Read More
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What can you leave behind, when you're flyin’ lightnin’ fast and all alone?
Lauren messaged me when I was drunk and asked me to contribute something to her new blog. I thought for a long time then decided I’d write something about Country music so I’ve compiled a list of some of my favourite jams...
I have been spending the past year re-discovering my Californian roots. The past 4 years saw me in London, a place which I became to identify quite well with. Living in America again has been an experience to say the least, but undoubtedly I miss the UK very dearly...Read More
Our favourite Swedish folk artist Kristian Matsson aka The Tallest Man on Earth (he is actually rather short...and slightly sarcastic) is currently touring the US. His third studio album 'There's No Leaving Now' came out in June last year and is yet another musical masterpiece from this native of the north...Read More