Interview: FAME Studios’ Rodney Hall on Father’s Day and Upcoming New Album “Muscle Shoals: Small Town, Big Sound”

When Americana Highways caught up with Rodney Hall, it was the day after Father’s Day.   Hall’s father was Rick Hall, celebrated founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, who passed away last January after a half century of making hit records — groundbreaking hit records. In light of Father’s Day, Rick Hall’s legacy seemed […]

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Exclusive Song Premiere: Greg Felden’s “When the Change Comes” Appeared on Showtime’s “The Affair” But You Can Listen Here

Greg Felden’s single, “When The Change Comes,” is a one track taste of his first full-length record, Made of Strings, produced by Al Sgro and Will Golden (Eric Hutchinson, Joe Purdy, Brian Wright) at Los Angeles’ The Chalet Studio. Made of Strings will be released in the fall, and was featured during Showtime’s series“The Affair” […]

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Show Review: Dave Alvin, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and the Guilty Ones Rock Storytelling Night at the Birchmere

Last Thursday night, the Birchmere in Alexandria, VA was once again hopping; this time it was to the music and storytelling of career musician/guitarists Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale Gilmore, backed by the Guilty Ones:  Lisa Pankrantz on drums, Brad Fordham on bass and Chris Miller on guitar. Opening duo Dead Rock West freatured Cindy […]

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