Song Premiere: Lakota John “Together At Home”

Americana Highways brings you this premiere of Lakota John’s song, “Together at Home,” the first in a series of songs set to be released each month by John until next year. Written, produced, mastered and entirely performed by John, “Together at Home” was recorded in Lumberton, North Carolina. Written in isolation during the Covid-19 pandemic, […]

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The Drunken Hearts

REVIEW: Andrew McConathy and The Drunken Hearts Capture The Live Experience on “Alive ‘N Free”

In a landscape where live performances have essentially been halted due to the detrimental effects of COVID-19, Andrew McConathy & The Drunken Hearts have released their very first live album, which was recorded in the fall of 2019, allowing audiences to immerse themselves in the ethereal experience of live performance that we have all been […]

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Song Premiere: Casey Noel “Page 52”

Americana Highways brings you this premiere of Casey Noel’s new song “Page 52.” Written and co-produced by Noel, “Page 52” was recorded at ElectroMagnetic Radiation Recorders in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with Doug Williams. Noel’s writing captures the intimate experience of intersecting wavelengths that often diverge in relationships; a blunt statement that if we’re knowingly not […]

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REVIEW: Clayton Smalley Preserves Country’s Neotraditional Sound on New EP

Country music is at an interesting crossroads right now with a tug of war between the mainstream establishment and the ever-growing Americana movement that highlights various traditions under the encompassing country music umbrella, including bluegrass, folk, and gospel. As we have seen play out over the course of country music history, this tug of war […]

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