HALFWAY RAIN LOVER

Australia’s best octet have received nothing but praise in their lifetime amongst the sound waves, and continuing with that statement the gents have just released this, their 6th outstanding studio album.  Following the first two album cuts ‘The Old House’ and ‘Crescent Lagoon’, Halfway’s latest body of work flaunts production from Nashville based Mark Nevers. […]

COLE SWINDELL ALL OF IT

His journey started with him selling merchandise for Luke Bryan for three years, writing songs whilst on the road and then eventually pitching those songs to artists like Thomas Rhett, Scotty McCreery and Florida Georgia Line. That led to a recording contract of his own and a very credible debut album featuring songs like ‘Chillin […]

ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL NEW ROUTES

Ray Benson’s lofty figure has towered over Asleep at the Wheel since its founding in West Virginia in 1970, not only for his unmistakable height but also as the group’s lone constant member. The lead role on single, ‘Jack I’m Mellow,’ however, belongs to vocalist Katie Shore, who handles singing and fiddle duties on the […]

ALAN CASWELL MEXICO

Andale! Andale! If you haven’t grabbed a copy of this yet you’d best remedy that PDQ. It’s an absolute cracker from this master storyteller. The disc was produced by D Caf aka Damian Cafarella, who can usually be found playing in alt-country band The Wildes. This stunning 14-tracker brings joy to the ears – and […]

WARD & THOMAS RESTLESS MINDS

Ward & Thomas are 24yo UK twins Lizzy and Catherine, and this is the follow up to 2018’s Cartwheels. Imagine an album that incorporates Maren Morris and Kacey Musgraves, Lorde, and Cardi B, and you’ve got a taste of where this sits and what parameters it soundscapes. A sprawling 15 song collection written in Nashville, […]

KEVIN WELCH DUST DEVIL

Some of the finest singers, songwriters and musicians just get better with the passing of time. Kevin Welch is such an artist, one who has never released a recording that is anything less than sublime. Welch constantly delivers a lyrical, emotive and insightful voice that stands proudly alongside the work of the likes of Rodney […]