Playlist: “Downstate” on Apple Music, 2nd update November 2020

Americana Highways’ PLAYLIST, “Downstate,” curated by Rodney Metoyer on Apple Music has been newly updated!  Follow to listen to fresh updates once or twice a month.  You may also find albums from our monthly reader poll for favorite new album the month before, mixed in with other new Americana and roots rock songs, PLUS classic old […]

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REVIEW: Singer-Songwriter Teni Rane Dazzles The Listener With Her New EP “Heart In Tennessee”

  With her dazzling new EP Heart In Tennessee singer-songwriter Teni Rane firmly establishes herself as a glorious musical force to be reckoned with by giving us a brilliant collection of six songs that illustrate a wonderful ability to capture and communicate complex and simple emotions and observations in a way that we can all […]

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Video Premiere: David Burchfield “Ain’t Gonna Be Easy”

Americana Highways brings you this video premiere of David Burchfield’s song “Ain’t Gonna Be Easy,” from his recent release State to State, produced by Joshua James. This live version of “Ain’t Gonna Be Easy” features David Burchfield on lead vocals & rhythm guitar, and Sam Armstrong-Zickefoose on lead guitar & backing vocals. The video was produced […]

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REVIEW: Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar “The Reckless One” is One of the Best of 2020

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar – The Reckless One With a nice muscular vocal by Canadian vocalist Samantha Martin & subdued but punchy horns & soulful Hammond organ the band Delta Sugar is superb. It’s planted in rich retro-sounding soil but infused with generous doses of modern Stax-Soulfinger notes. A pinch of 70s powerhouse horn-driven […]

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Video Premiere: Sean Harrison “Halfway From Nashville”

Americana Highways presents this video premiere of Sean Harrison’s song “Halfway From Nashville.”  This song is the title track of his recently released debut album, co-produced by Michael Brinson, Paul Carabello and Sean Harrison.  “Halfway From Nashville” is Sean Harrison on vocals; Michael Brinson on guitars and bass; Don Martin on drums; and Jerry Roller on pedal steel.  With […]

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REVIEW: Steve Bonham’s lively EP “Out of the Darkness” Proves the Link Between Americana and Anglo Musical Sentiments

Steve Bonham and the Long Road’s new EP Out of the Darkness is a mighty 4-songs released in October. The EP delivers celebratory high vocals, swift guitar work and up-tempo piano, all wrapped up in a folk music package with ribbons of British influences. The tracks are performed by Steve Bonham and The Long Road. […]

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