October 2012

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It just so happens that it is a cold, October Monday evening and I was trying to find some music to blog about when I just came across Jethro Pickett randomly. It also just so happens that Jethro Pickett make the perfect music to while away a cold Monday evening in late October. Jethro Pickett […]

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Back on to another album review, again a bit late but it is worth the wait (the music that is, not the review. Well maybe the review as well!). This post is all about Deetrich and her debut album “Tug of War”. I have already featured Deetrich on the blog. You can find that post […]

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Back on the straight and narrow for this post which means a simple artist profile. This time it is an Irish lady producing charming americana from the spiritual home of americana: Nashville. In this regard, the lady in question is Jayne Trimble. Hailing from Coney Island Co. Down,(a favourite spot of Van Morrison’s I think?) […]

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Getting a little side-tracked here but I thought I would include a post on some excellent americana and alt-country bands that are visiting Ireland in the next few months. Apologies to international readers for being so Ireland-centric but sure you can always come and visit! Also you can assume that all these gigs are in […]

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My first post since my return from holiday. It’s taken a few days to adjust to 11 degrees ish again but I’m getting there. I know you regard that as vital information. Anyway to another album review. This time, it is Joey Ryan and his debut album “Morning Will Come Soon”. The album was released […]

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