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Terry Allen Goes Whaling With Latest Album

Most songwriters wouldn’t even conceive of songs on topics like Harry Houdini’s battle with spiritualists, a stripper’s demise, or a vampire carnival,...

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Yamaha FGX5 Acoustic Guitar Review

The original Yamaha FG Red Label series of acoustic guitars were built in the 1960s and revered for their high-end Japanese craftsmanship...

Equipment Review: Mackie SRM-Flex Column Portable PA System

Performing songwriters, especially those that leverage acoustic instruments when they perform, should pay attention to this lightweight, all-in-one PA from Mackie. It...

Equipment Review: Yamaha STAGEPAS 1K Portable PA System

I’ll get right to the point on my favorite feature of this system: You can set this system up, from protected in its heavy-duty bag to sound check, in about 30 seconds. No kidding.

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Lesibu Grand Weaves Dreams Together On New Song “Mi Sueño”

At the Pains of Being Pure at Heart show in East Atlanta on June 28, 2017, Tyler-Simone Molton bumped into John Renaud. Which is a very good thing, because the chance encounter resulted in...

Chad Harvey Debuts Title-Track from Forthcoming EP, ‘Run From The Sound’

Americana roots-rock artist, Chad Harvey, premieres his second single and title track, from forthcoming ‘Run From The Sound’ today on American Songwriter.  ‘Run From The Sound’ will be Harvey’s first release since 2008’s ‘Get...

All Time Low Announced New Album, ‘Wake Up, Sunshine’

After building anticipation for new music and selling out tour dates across North America, All Time Low have announced that they will release their new full-length album, WAKE UP, SUNSHINE, on April 3rd via Fueled By Ramen. Pre-orders for the LP are available today, with exclusive bundles...

Rascal Flatts Adds More Farewell Tour Dates, Special Guests

Following the announcement of the RASCAL FLATTS FAREWELL: LIFE IS A HIGHWAY TOUR just last month, the superstar trio has announced more dates due to overwhelming demand.  The most awarded group of the past decade revealed two...

Bonny Light Horseman Make TV Debut on CBS This Morning

Bonny Light Horseman—the trio of Anaïs Mitchell, Eric D. Johnson (Fruit Bats), and Josh Kaufman (Craig Finn, Josh Ritter, The National)—made their national TV debut this past weekend on CBS This Morning: Saturday Sessions, performing singles “Deep In...

A Pilgrim Finally Finds His Way Home

MARTY STUART | The Pilgrim A Wall-To-Wall Odyssey  4.5 stars out of 5 Country music was not known for concept albums. Granted, Willie Nelson had broken down some barriers with Red...

Cam Crushes Performances of “Till There’s Nothing Left” Off Forthcoming Album

Critically acclaimed, Grammy® award-nominated songstress Cam delivered two incredible debut performances of her new single, “Till There’s Nothing Left” on both The Today Show and Late Night with Seth Meyers. “Till There’s Nothing Left” is the first...

Exclusive Tame Impala Experience Live on Spotify

‘Tame Impala: The Slow Rush Time Warp’ Enhanced Album has launched on Spotify with exclusive unreleased audio and video content captured in Kevin’s Fremantle studio. Fans can explore Kevin’s working environment and find...

Willie Shaw Releases Upbeat Love Song to help Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Music can often be used as a way of communication when one’s own words just don’t quite do the trick; that’s why love songs exist. In celebration of Valentine’s Day, California native Willie Shaw has released “Falling in Love”...

Lowen Talks Unconditional Love in Tenacious New Song “Just F*cking Let Me Love You”

Singer Songwriter Lowen, also known as Emily Kopp has dreamed up a song which blurs the lines between grunge, pop and rock, with a music video fashioned in the style of nineties VH1 alternative rock.  An indie-pop/rock...

Ruthie Collins Announces New Album, Releases Title Track “Cold Comfort”

Nashville country singer-songwriter Ruthie Collins is set to release her sophomore album, Cold Comfort, in April.  In the title track—released today with an accompanying video—Collins rides out the toughest parts of a breakup with...

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