Grooves and Cuts Music Reviews

Grooves & Cuts: NOVEMBER 2020 – New Christmas-Holiday Music

GROOVES & CUTS – John Apice Artists Under the Radar Part 2 will appear in December. This month — new Christmas/Holiday music. It’s hard to beat the classic Christmas songs but there are indeed many great holiday songs produced today. An ideal open is British singer-songwriter Leigh Haggerwood’s emotionally uplifting vocals on his song “My […]

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Song Premiere: Eric Brace & Last Train Home “By the Lights on the Tree”

Americana Highways presents this premiere of Eric Brace & Last Train Home’s holiday song “By the Lights on the Tree” (Red Beet Records). “By the Lights on the Tree” is Eric Brace on acoustic guitar and vocals; Jared Bartlett on electric guitar; Kevin Cordt on trumpet; Jim Gray on electric bass; Martin Lynds on drums and sleigh bells; Scott […]

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Song Premiere: Bob Davoli “Don’t You Let the Darkness Drag You Down”

Americana Highways brings you this seasonally appropriate premiere of Bob Davoli’s song “Don’t You Let the Darkness Drag You Down,” from his forthcoming album Wistfully Yours (Gutbrain Records). Wistfully Yours was produced by Bob Davoli, recorded at Wellspring Sound Studio; engineered and mixed by Eric Kilburn, with assistance from consulting engineer Rob Griffin. Toby Mountain […]

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Song Premiere: Justin Howl “I Must Confess”

Americana Highways brings you this premiere of Justin Howl’s song “I Must Confess” from his forthcoming new bluesy album Wanderlust.   Justin Howl writes the most authentic rootsy songs with the most authentic old-timey instrumentation.  “I Must Confess” is a song of eternal devotion with harmonica and guitar driving the infectious energy with tambourine embellishments. […]

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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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