Liked on YouTube: John McEuen with Matt Cartsonis “Acoustic Traveller”

John McEuen with Matt Cartsonis “Acoustic Traveller”
John McEuen with Matt Cartsonis performing “Acoustic Traveller” at Music City Roots Live From The Factory on 10.26.2016

Liked on YouTube: Sierra Hull “Black River”

Sierra Hull “Black River”
Sierra Hull recorded live in Nashville, Tennessee at 3rd & Lindsley Backstage. Ethan Jodziewicz on double bass and Justin Moses on banjo.

Trevor Alguire – MY SWEET ROSETTA – featuring Catherine MacLellan

 Catherine Maclellan contributes her ethereal voice to My Sweet Rosetta, and appears in the song’s video, an arty masterpiece shot in Maclellan’s home province of Prince Edward Island.

Fiddle & Banjo – Lullaby.

The name that Canadian roots duo Karrnnel Sawitsky and Daniel Koulack chose for themselves is simple and straightforward: Fiddle & Banjo. That’s because they delight in the deeply subtle interplay between their two chosen instruments, and they recognize that this interplay is at the heart of American roots music.

The Lumineers – Cleopatra new video

The Lumineers have just released the new video for “Cleopatra”, the title track from their amazing sophomore album. The video was directed by Isaac Ravishankara and follows a day in the life of a a taxi driver named Cleo.

“Aunt Peg’s New Old Man” by Robbie Fulks

Upland Stories is a genuinely fantastic album. It finds Fulks in a reflective, personal state, one that produces some beautiful and unforgettable listening experiences. And one of those experiences is wrapped up in a story about Aunt Peg’s latest love interest, a man who, against all common sense, “didn’t like the Scruggs style” when it came to banjos. Regardless of who this new man is, Fulks tells the story in his signature endearing manner, and will likely lead you to hitting repeat to listen to it all over again (and again … and again).


he video features some scenes from the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre where they will headline on August 21, one year after the release of their debut album. Before then they will be touring Europe and the UK where they will also perform at Glastonbury on June 26th as well as T in the Park in Scotland on July 10th.

Freya Josephine Hollick – My Sleepin’ Body

Freya Josephine Hollick hails from Victoria and will be releasing her new LP The Unceremonious Junking Of Me, this October on Heart Of The Rat Records. It follows her 2014 album Beauty & Sorrow.
My Sleepin’ Body the first taste of the album, showcasing her rich and ornate folk voice, in a clip that recalls the age of silent and eccentric film.