Laney Lou

Video Premiere: Laney Lou and the Bird Dogs “Black Crow”

Americana Highways is hosting this video premiere of Laney Lou and the Bird Dogs’ song “Black Crow,” from their forthcoming album Through the Smoke, set for release on July 30. Through the Smoke was produced, mixed and engineered by Brad Dollar, and mastered by Piper Payne with Infrasonic Mastering. All songs were written and performed by Laney […]

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Beatles All Things Must Pass

Music Reviews: George Harrison’s ‘All Things Must Pass’ (50th Anniversary Edition), Plus the Gun Club’s ‘Fire of Love’ (Deluxe Edition)

Once Beatles fans had digested the news of their breakup, which became official in April of 1970, attention turned to what would come next. Would John Lennon produce the first blockbuster solo album, or would that come from Paul McCartney, the group’s other principal songwriter? The answer turned out to be neither of the above. […]

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WoodyFest

Show Review: WoodyFest 2021

The 23rd annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival was held this past week, July 14th -18th in its rightful location, Woody’s hometown of Okemah, OK. You see, last year’s virtual festival (you can revisit it here: https://americanahighways.org/2020/07/17/show-review-woody-guthrie-festival-2020-virtually-was-a-celebration/ ) was really spectacular. Actually, it was one of the best virtual events I covered. But still, and understandably, […]

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