Before The Beginning, There Was Peter Green

Peter Green wasn’t in the room but it felt like he owned the night. As the house lights came up and stagehands broke down the stage on Fleetwood Mac’s last tour, the sounds of the instrumental “Albatross” suddenly filled the arena, sounding like the soundtrack of a sunburst and rainbow forming after a thunderous rain […]

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Video Premiere: John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff’s “Better Things”

Americana Highways brings you this video premiere of John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff’s new single “Better Things,” a cover of the Kinks early-Eighties pop gem and the first song since Howie’s 2018 album Not Tonight. “Better Things” features Howie on lead vocal, acoustic and electric guitars; Mark Connor (bass); Nathan Golub (pedal steel);  Dave Hartman […]

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REVIEW: Charley Crockett’s “Welcome to Hard Times” is Crooner’s Call and Heartache

Charlie Crockett – Welcome to Hard Times Welcome to Hard Times, the latest work from Charley Crockett, continues to embrace the wide open western plains with a country crooner’s call and plodding heartache. Gambling, horses, trains, chain gangs, and lonesomeness all make an appearance in these tales told with worry, woe, and world weary wisdom […]

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Song Premiere: Nick Nace “The Beginning of the End”

Americana Highways brings you this premiere of Nick Nace’s song “The Beginning of the End” from his forthcoming album.  This song was produced by Steven Cooper; recorded by Nick Nace & Steven Cooper; mixed and mastered with additional recording by Owen Beverly.  “The Beginning of the End” is Nick Nace on vocals; Steven Cooper on guitars and bass; and Erin Nelson on drums. […]

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Song Premiere: Pete Kronowitt “Do Something Now”

Americana Highways presents this premiere of Pete Kronowitt’s song “Do Something Now,” the title track from his upcoming record. Do Something Now was produced by Pete Kronowitt & Spencer Hartling; recorded, engineered & mixed by Spencer Hartling at Tiny Telephone Studios in San Francisco, CA; and mastered by Jacob Winik, “Do Something Now” is John David Coppola on electric bass; […]

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