Lyric Video Premiere: Sandy Carroll’s “Movin’ On” from “Blues & Angels” Album

Americana Highways presents this lyric video premiere of “Movin’ On” from Sandy Carroll’s new album Blues & Angels (Catfood Records) – written by Sandy Carroll and William Lee Ellis. “Movin’ On” features Sandy Carroll’s signature, rich vocals, with Derrick Young on drums,  Will MacFarlane on bass and guitar, Rick Steff on keys and Trey Hardin […]

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ROLLING STONES BEGGARS BANQUET (50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION) AVAILABLE ON SUPER AUDIO CD DECEMBER 7 FROM ABKCO RECORDS

On December 7, ABKCO Records will release The Rolling Stones Beggars Banquet (50th Anniversary Edition) on limited edition hybrid Super Audio CD. In comes on the heels of the November 16 domestic release of Beggars Banquet (50th Anniversary Edition) on limited-edition vinyl, CD and digital formats. Pre-order: https://www.amazon.com/Beggars-Banquet-SACD-50th-Anniversary/dp/B07JK2HX48 The SACD package itself is designed to look like a miniaturized replica of the […]

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Video Premiere: Jonathan Byrd’s “Temporary Tattoo” Video from “Pickup Cowboy”

Americana Highways brings you this video premiere of  Jonathan Byrd’s “Temporary Tattoo” from his recent release Pickup Cowboy.  The album features Jonathan Byrd, Johnny Waken, with Paul Ford (cello, bass),  Joanna Miller (drums), with Alexa Dirks and Andrina Turenne contributing vocals. Pickup Cowboy was recorded by Jerry Brown at The Rubber Room in Chapel Hill, […]

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Song premiere: Todd Burge’s “Don’t Water My Whiskey Down” From Forthcoming Album “Your Reflection Will Kill You”

Americana Highways brings you this song premiere of “Don’t Water My Whiskey Down” from Todd Burge’s upcoming release Your Reflection Will Kill You, produced by Don Dixon (James McMurtry, REM).  The album features Todd Burge on vocals, steel string guitar, harmonica and ukulele; Ryan Kennedy on nylon string guitar and vocals;  John Inghram on upright […]

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REVIEW: The Gibson Brothers’ “Mockingbird” Mixes Early Influences with Standout Originals

If this music we call “Americana” has shown us one thing, it’s the fact that country- and rock-tinged musicians need to increasingly change their approach. There’s no “traditional” sound in modern music. With that need to adopt in mind, the new release from the Gibson Brothers, Mockingbird (Easy Eye Sound), largely trades in the sound […]

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Double Song Premiere: Shawn Mullins Re-Records “Soul Child” for “Soul’s Core Revival” Both Acoustic and Electric

Americana Highways is excited to bring you this double song premiere of Shawn Mullins’ “Soul Child,” in both acoustic and electric versions.  Mullins’ has re-recorded his 1998 smash hit album Soul’s Core Revival, due to be released on November 16.  The release will come as a double CD package with two full versions of Soul’s Core: […]

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Song Premiere: Ynana Rose’s “I Want to Be With You Always” From Forthcoming Album “Tea Leaf Confessions”

Americana Highways brings you this song premiere of Ynana Rose’s interpretation of Lefty Frizzell’s 1951 ballad: “I Want To Be With You Always,” from her upcoming album Tea Leaf Confessions. The song consists of Ynana Rose on vocals and rhythm guitar, Tammy Rogers (Buddy Miller) on fiddle, Bill Flores on pedal steel, Dorian Michael on electric guitar […]

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Song Premiere: Mad Crush’s “Making Complaints” From Upcoming Self-Titled Release

Americana Highways is pleased to premiere this song, “Making Complaints,” from North Carolina based band Mad Crush’s upcoming self-titled album.   “Making Complaints” features vocalist Joanna Sattin,  John Elderkin (The Popes) on vocals and guitar,  Mark Whelan (The Popes, Veldt) on guitars, Laura Thomas (Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle, Ray Charles, Jay-Z) on violin, and […]

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Song Premiere: Jason Masi’s “Trouble” From Upcoming Album “Capture the Heart”

Americana Highways presents this song premiere “Trouble” from Jason Masi’s album Capture the Heart, due to be released on November 30.  Capture the Heart was produced, engineered, and mixed by Mark Williams at Sucker Punch Recording Company and mastered by Jeff Dykhouse. “Trouble” features Jason Masi on lead vocals and acoustic guitar, Mark Williams on […]

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