19OCT 2019
2014 Music Festival

2014 Music Festival

For the fourth year in a row, ACL Presents heads to Nashville to bring you performance highlights from the annual Americana Music Festival. Reflecting its “spirit of eclecticism” ( New York Times ), The Americana Music Association has curated an impressive list of legendary performers including Loretta Lynn, Flaco Jimenez, Taj Mahal and Jackson Browne, backed by house bandleader…

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11OCT 2019
Popular indie rock bands

Popular indie rock bands

Alternative pop/rock is essentially a catch-all term for post-punk bands from the mid- 80s to the mid- 90s. There is a multitude of musical styles within alternative rock, from the sweet melodies of jangle-pop to the disturbing metallic grind of industrial, yet are all tied together by a similar aesthetic - they all existed and operated oustide of the mainstream. In some ways, there…

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03OCT 2019
What is Folk-Rock Music?

What is Folk-Rock Music?

John Denver s Platinum collection of folk rock ballads Poems, Prayers & Promises The Roots of Folk Rock Folk rock arose mainly from the confluence of three elements: urban/collegiate folk groups singer-songwriters Folk groups and sing-songwriters often were inspired by earlier folk pioneers such Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and other songsters of the labor movement of the…

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25SEP 2019
Rock N folk

Rock N folk

This event is all ages Admission includes all-you-can-eat chili* from some of Tulsa s favorite musicians (including vegetarian and gluten-free). Proceeds support Tulsa area music projects including music workshops, special showcase events, new recordings and festival support. There also will be freebies, a raffle, door prizes, silent auction and live art! Advance $15 | Day of Show…

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17SEP 2019
Best Concerts

Best Concerts

To try and describe a live Bruce Springsteen performance with the woefully inadequate word “concert” is absolutely foolish. Throughout the years, many a writer has tried and failed to put into broader language what takes place at these sometimes two, sometimes three, and sometimes even four-hour revues, and only a very select few have succeeded. Jon Landau, the venerated ‘70s rock…

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09SEP 2019
Best Rock Festivals in Europe

Best Rock Festivals in Europe

We arrived a few days before festivities began, giving us time to unwind. No sticky nights under canvas for us; instead we opted to stay in a well-equipped, quiet and, more importantly, comfortable apartment (Mediterranean Blau Apartments; casamundo.co.uk) in Oropesa Del Mar, a short taxi ride from Benicàssim. We knew that staying out of town was the right decision as we watched…

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01SEP 2019
Medieval folk rock

Medieval folk rock

Medieval folk artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good Medieval folk rock bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they ve put out. This list of the top Medieval folk rock bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Medieval folk…

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24AUG 2019
Indie Folk love songs

Indie Folk love songs

Turn down the top 40 and listen up: here are 8 of 2014′s best indie songs about love and relationships. Whether you’re going through an emotional breakup, falling in love, or just have a crush on your cute neighbor, these tunes are sure to get you through. 1. Cavalier, James Vincent McMorrow In this dreamy track, the Irish musician produces a sound that is simultaneously seductive…

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