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4 November 2015

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The Cla-Zels

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The Cla-Zels – Set Your Ray To Stun URL: http://www.clazels.com/ Locale: Cincinnati, Ohio It wasn’t to long ago Seattle, Washington ruled the airwaves with amazing band like Nirvana, Peal Jam and Alice in Chains. Recently rapper Maclemore is taking off. Cincinnati also has it’s fair share of hot bands over the years as well. The […]

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3 November 2015

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Drastic Andrew – Live Without Warning

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Drastic Andrew – Live Without Warning Everyone needs to distinguish themselves from the pack somehow. When and if you read about Drastic Andrew dubbing their musical style as “New Rock Country Wave”, try to not pay attention. They mean well. They want you to understand. However, there’s no reason to clutter up what they do […]

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2 November 2015

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Tacachale Chamber Orchestra

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BAND: Tacachale Chamber Orchestra ALBUM: Ocean Floor Funeral FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/tacachale/ Sometimes you feel like you should try something new, drive a new road, order a new type of coffee, and perhaps listen to a completely different genre of music altogether; for those daring days you will want to take a listen to the new eclectic […]

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28 October 2015

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Ann Wilson (of Heart)

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Ann Wilson (of Heart) URL: http://www.theannwilsonthing.com/ The Ann Wilson Thing might not be the Ann Wilson you know and hold close as Dreamboat Annie or Little Queen, but upon closer inspection it really holds up as its own standalone project. Wilson’s EP under this band moniker sees the singer melt her vision down to a […]

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26 October 2015

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Shotgun Holler – Loaded

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  Shotgun Holler – Loaded Primary URL: http://shotgunholler.com/ Shotgun Holler deserves props for their bravery. Even in the cozier confines of the Midwest, it can’t be an entirely comfortable experience attempting to sell such rustic music in a modern era rarely prizing substance. This five piece is an assemblage of some of the best players […]

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14 October 2015

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The Tosspints – The Privateer

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The Tosspints – The Privateer https://twitter.com/TheTosspints https://www.facebook.com/thetosspints Music often labeled by the press as “folk” is overstuffed with hippy-dippy guitars, flower power arrangement, no muscle and just a general sense of “wee” this is so much fun, come hang out in the field with us. Though Saginaw, Michigan’s The Tosspints carry around the folk label, […]

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1 October 2015

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Tyler Edwards – Too Young for Love

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Tyler Edwards – Too Young for Love YOU TUBE: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJ8bWgdR3_ACquLkWNkhZKg Tyler Edwards takes the listener on a hayride through the hard country on his debut EP, Too Young for Love. These tunes are practically antiquities, artifacts from a style long thought extinct has modern folk often eschews the legitimacy and heartfelt passion of the Dylan […]

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1 October 2015

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Jeremy Porter and the Tucos – Above the Sweet Tea Line

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Jeremy Porter and the Tucos – Above the Sweet Tea Line Middle-aged one time punk rockers indulging a fetish for Americana music often yield impressive results. Longtime Michigan stalwart Jeremy Porter and his band the Tucos have followed up a strong debut with an impressive ten track collection entitled Above the Sweet Tea Line. It’s […]

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29 September 2015

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Chris Sabatino – Maybe Not This Time

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Chris Sabatino -Maybe Not This Time CD BABY: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/chrissabatino4 Though the music scene today makes it increasingly difficult to find them (which in and of itself is a walking tall contradiction), there are still authentic singer/songwriters operating who work outside of the known channels and deliver heartfelt, emotion-bared music with soul and panache. Ohio bred […]

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28 September 2015

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Erica Sunshine Lee – Southern Amendment

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Erica Sunshine Lee – Southern Amendment URL: http://www.ericasunshinelee.com/ “Southern Amendment” EP by Erica Sunshine Lee was released in 2015. This is her 6th Studio Album to date. Straight away it’s clear an EP like this delivers an imaginative return to classic Americana-Country sung to us by a beautiful female with a girl next door persona. […]

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