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Posts Tagged ‘Rock’

Michael Johnathon

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2012 at 4:50 pm

This ‘Woody Guthrie in a Cyber World’ grew up in upstate New York along the shores of the Hudson River. At 19 years old, he moved to the Mexican border town of Laredo, Texas and found a job working as the late night DJ on a small radio station. One night, he played ‘Turn, Turn, Turn’ by the 60’s folk rock group The Byrds. As the song played, he recalled seeing the songs writer, his neighbor Pete Seeger, performing in his Dutchess County hometown in New York. By the time the song had ended, he decided to pursue a career as a folksinger

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Wanda Jackson – The Party Ain’t Overt

In Uncategorized on May 27, 2011 at 4:05 pm

The Party Ain’t Over was recorded in Nashville at Jack White’s studio, where he brought together a formidable band, including himself, Jack Lawrence (The Dead Weather/Raconteurs), Carl Broemel (My Morning Jacket), Patrick Keeler (Raconteurs), Ashley Monroe, Jackson Smith and Karen Elson, to name a few, and hand picked the songs – 11 tracks dating in origin from the early 1900’s to 2007. The result: a retro modern collection of music that showcases Wanda, now in her seventh decade and sounding as charismatic as ever.

Coaltrain

In Uncategorized on October 16, 2010 at 8:30 pm

The Rock/ Americana Band, Coaltrain originally hails from Wheeling, West Virginia, released their first single ‘If You Wanna Get to Heaven’, in 2006 and went to #85 on The Music Row Charts. Coaltrain has since released their brand new EP titled ‘How I Roll’ on their own label, ‘Slippy Fist’ .. It has already received rave reviews and continues to build momentum for the group.