ISSUE 96 – OUT NOW!

Welcome to the Autumn edition. I hope your 2020 is shaping up well – with the advent of beautiful rain it is already a better prospect than 2019 here for us. Tamworth festival was a fantastic start to the year and please enjoy our photo spreads of the special moments. There were two especially remarkable […]

Fanny Lumsden

In the spirit of full disclosure it was me who said (taking the mickey) to the inimitable Ms Lumsden re her Fallow album cover: “What the blue blazes were you doing sitting on a horse on a hilltop wearing your pyjamas, sending smoke signals?!” To which she replied archly that those ‘pyjamas’ were “the most […]

Adam Brand

It’s been a momentous 12 months for the ever-beaming Adam Brand. Having celebrated first-time fatherhood –Brand and partner Nui welcomed the arrival of baby Pepper back in May 2019 – Brand marked another towering milestone with his 50th birthday in late January, and even found time to appear on hit TV show The Masked Singer. […]

Ashley McBryde

Ashley McBryde has announced April 3rd as the release date for Never Will, the follow-up to her wondrous debut album Girl Going Nowhere. Produced by Jay Joyce. The LP has eleven cuts and McBryde is a writer on all but two, with collaborations with tunesmiths including Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally, and Jeremy Spillman. With lead […]

Brandy Clark

Brandy Clark got her start as a songwriter, most notably when she helped pen The Band Perry hit ‘Better Dig Two’ and Kacey Musgraves’ ‘Mama’s Broken Heart’ in 2010 plus a string of others for Sunny Sweeney, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, and many more. She also co-wrote ‘Ten Year Town’ from Hailey Whitters, which has […]