MARK LUCAS PRISONERS OF THE HEART

Since the 1980s, Mark experimented with rock and pop, before returning to his country and folk roots in the 1990s. These are not just stories; they are as observational snapshots often with cynicism to burn. The 20-tracks focus on his adroitly authored songs. His inspirations come from the worlds he inhabits, the people whose lives […]

JOSH RITTER FEVER BREAKS

Rolling Stone recently dubbed this album “classic Ritter on Muscle Shoals-bred steroids.”  Recorded at Nashville’s RCA Studio A with additional recording and mixing at Sound Emporium, the 10-song record was engineered by Matt Ross-Spang and features contributions from Jason Isbell (guitar and vocals) and his band the 400 Unit. The band includes Derry Deborja (piano, […]

SHOVELS & ROPE BY BLOOD

The alt-country duo made up of husband/wife team Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent, are back with their fifth studio album and first new music since 2016. Fiery and fierce first single, ‘The Wire’ is a bold preview in the best way. It’s noticeably mod, though Hearst’s usual soulful, gritty vocals are fully intact, as […]

HAYES CARRL WHAT IT IS

Carrl has stated he felt “disconnected in a lot of different ways” – personally and politically – as he began writing songs for this album. I was writing about themes that were important to me — about my relationships, about the state of the world around me and my observation of that and how it […]

WARD THOMAS RESTLESS MINDS

Rising UK stars Ward Thomas the follow up to their UK #1 album Cartwheels,  Ward Thomas’ new outing features the country radio hits ‘Lie Like Me,’ ‘Never Know,’ and ‘No Filter’. The album is a diverse 15 song collection written in Nashville, London and Hampshire, with previous collaborators Jessica Sharman, Rebekah Powell and Martin Terefe […]