John Moreland’s “Spotify Sessions” is Perfect Introduction

John Moreland’s “Spotify Sessions” is Perfect Introduction

Posted by on Sep 28, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

“If you’ve been hearing about this heartbreaking songwriter named John Moreland for the last few years and been waiting for the right time to check him out, this would be the perfect opportunity—if you have a Spotify account that is.”

Tosco Music Party, Website & Me

Tosco Music Party, Website & Me

After 15+ (18? 20?) years of my being the original web designer/webmaster of the Tosco Music Party website/s, they’ve excitedly updated to a brand new site you should check out.

WWOZ New music spotlight: Alexis & the Samurai

WWOZ New music spotlight: Alexis & the Samurai

Posted by on Jun 15, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

“Alexis & the Samurai, made up of Alexis Marceaux and Sam Craft, don’t have the “traditional New Orleans sound” but still integrate many hometown influences into their music.”

Lake Street Dive perform on the White House Lawn

Lake Street Dive perform on the White House Lawn

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

Lake Street Dive played at The White House today for President Obama. 

Carley (The Ghost Wolves) She Shreds Magazine new column!

Carley (The Ghost Wolves) She Shreds Magazine new column!

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

“Introducing our new column, “Gear Wolf,” in which Carley Wolf of The Ghost Wolves compares and contrasts gear and instrument options in today’s marketplace. First up: Vintage vs. reissued guitars.” 

Sweet Crude streaming “Isle Dans le Mer” on Brooklyn Vegan

Sweet Crude streaming “Isle Dans le Mer” on Brooklyn Vegan

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

“New Orleans’ Sweet Crude is a seven-piece band that includes Alexis Marceaux and Sam Craft (who also play together as Alexis & the Samurai), Sam’s brother Jack, and more; and notably they have a strict “no guitars allowed” rule. Also notably, they sing in a mix of English and Cajun French, a dying language in […]

Back Porch Session: Black Lillies | Garden and Gun

Back Porch Session: Black Lillies | Garden and Gun

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

Back Porch Session: Black Lillies | Garden and Gun.

Jukebox the Ghost – 17 Bands You Seriously Need to be Listening to Right Now – BuzzFeed

Jukebox the Ghost – 17 Bands You Seriously Need to be Listening to Right Now – BuzzFeed

Posted by on Mar 17, 2016 in Friends in Music | No Comments

“Why you should listen to them: They’ve appeared on Letterman and Conan, performed at Lollapalooza, and had pretty awesome success with their single “Somebody” on alt-rock stations in the U.S.”

Rocketboys’ Brandon Kinder solo project The Wealthy West

Rocketboys’ Brandon Kinder solo project The Wealthy West

“Kinder is a sage, realigning an interior compass while navigating the perils of adulthood. ” Read more at The Austinot. 

John Moreland Performs on The Late Show

John Moreland Performs on The Late Show

John Moreland makes his national TV debut on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert