The Wallflowers: Glad All Over

The Wallflowers Glad All Over (Columbia) 3.5 out of 5 stars “Eyes on the prize/reboot the mission/I lost my sight but not the vision” sings the Clash’s Mick Jones on the chorus of the Wallflowers’ debut single from the band’s … Continued

Daily Discovery: Alanna Clarke, “Heartstrings”

Alanna Clarke creates sultry and soulful music opening up her emotions through her lyrics. She released her new single, “Heartstrings”, an upbeat ballad creating a powerful new single. Alanna Clarke is continuing to create music and perform. Be sure to check out her … Continued

The January 2015 Muse Sampler: Best of American Songwriter Sessions

In conjunction with the January/February 2015 “30th Anniversary” issue, American Songwriter presents the Best of Sessions sampler, a free album available for download that features nine killer tracks recorded over the last six years in the AS office. Click here to download. Todd Snider, “Too Soon To Tell” Leave … Continued

Daily Discovery: John Salaway, “Rock N Roll Survivor”

John Salaway recently produced, composed and performed every instrument and vocal on his album The Song in the Air. He has since released a new single, “Rock N Roll”, which features Stuart Mathis from the wallflowers on lead and electric guitars. Check … Continued

Lucinda Williams To Release Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone

Lucinda Williams will release a double album, Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone, on September 30. It’s the 61-year-old Grammy winner’s first collection of new songs since 2011’s Blessed.  It will be released on her new label Highway 20 Records, via Thirty Tigers.  Down Where … Continued

Download The Muse May 2014 Sampler

In conjunction with the May/June issue, American Songwriter presents The Muse May Sampler, a free album available for download that features 12 killer tracks from some of our favorite artists. Click here to download the sampler. Boy & Bear, “Arrow Flight” … Continued

Mark Seliger Of Rusty Truck

Mark Seliger is used to photographing iconic rock stars for publications like Vanity Fair, Time, and Rolling Stone. But with his alt-country outfit Rusty Truck, he flips the tables, and makes a pretty convincing rock star in his own right. … Continued

The Rubens: The Rubens

The Rubens The Rubens (Warner Bros.) Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 They look like a fresh faced boy band. But this band of brothers, older brother and frontman Sam Margin on vocals and guitar, Zaac on lead guitar and … Continued