ONE THING’S FOR CERTAIN IN THIS LIFE, ‘DEATH & TAXES’ BY GARETH LEACH IS OUT NOW

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The brand new album from Alt-Country/Americana and outlaw country artist, Gareth Leach, Death & Taxes, was released today via digital platforms with hard copies available from shows, including his album launch at The Spotted Mallard in Melbourne this evening supported by Gretta Ziller and Jasper Shelton Hollis. With both singles from the album, ‘Turn Back Jimmy Creek’ and the title …

ANDREW SWIFT ANNOUNCES SPRING TOUR FRESH FROM THE U.S.

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Hot on the heels of performing at the world-famous Bluebird Café in Nashville as part of Sound Australia’s AMERICANAFEST showcase, Andrew Swift has announced tour dates taking in the rest of the year, proving there is no rest for one of Australia’s fastest rising country artists. ‘King Of The Sky’ is the third single to be taken from Andrew Swift’s …

BENNETT, BOWTELL AND URQUHART NEW ALBUM ‘WEEDS’ AVAILABLE NOW!

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The Australian Folk/Country super group, Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart have released their highly anticipated second album ‘WEEDS’  today and will be heading out on tour later this month to celebrate the release, with a local show at Lizotte’s, Newcastle on Saturday, September 15! ‘WEEDS’, produced by Glen Hannah and Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart, has 11 beautifully crafted songs, featuring the acoustic instruments …

A TASTE OF AMERICANA FESTIVAL – ENMORE THEATRE SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14TH

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A Taste of Americana Festival will make its debut at Sydney’s iconic Enmore Theatre on Sunday 14th October. This all-ages event features a massive 7 act line up, showcasing some of Americana’s finest local and international acts. A Taste of Americana Festival will be headlined by Nashville powerhouse Margo Price. Kicking off at 2 pm, the one-day festival will offer …

KATIE JAYNE DROPS NEW SINGLE ‘NO SHADOW’

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Fresh from performing at this year’s Gympie Muster, Katie Jayne has dropped her second single, ‘No Shadow’, distributed through Social Family Records and available on digital platforms now, launching off the success of her debut single, ‘Sunlit Avenue’, released earlier this year. ‘No Shadow’ is an infectious, funky, sassy, modern country pop tune and a track that Jayne describes as …

THE APRIL FAMILY DROP MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE

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Following on from the release of their new single ‘One Trick Pony’, on August 27, The April Family, have dropped the music video for the track, shot and produced by Klik Productions. In a setting befitting of the song’s narrative, the clip features the three band members with stunning lead vocalist, Kylie Whitney, the poker protagonist. Written by Whitney and Carpenter, …

THE HAY BALERS SHOUT THE LAND A DRINK

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The Hay Balers are Matt Scullion, James Blundell, Tania Kernaghan, Drew McAlister and Simply Bushed, who together with Charles Alder from Rural Aid/Buy A Bale decided to record a song Matt had written called Shout the Land a Drink, which was released today going straight to #1 on the iTunes Country singles chart, with thanks to everyone who has donated …

KIRSTY LEE AKERS RELEASES BEAUTIFUL MUSIC VIDEO IN COMMEMORATION OF HANNAH RYE

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On August 20, 2017, one year ago today, beautiful young Hannah Rye from Kurri Kurri lost her life after battling Ewing Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer.  She touched many lives during her time on this earth, including Kirsty Lee Akers, her new single dedicated to the young woman who captured hearts across Australia. In commemoration and remembrance, Kirsty has …

GARETH LEACH RELEASES MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘DEATH & TAXES’

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Gareth Leach has released the official music video for his new single, Death & Taxes, which hit radio earlier this week.  The album of the same name is due to drop on Friday, 14 September, with Gareth launching the album that night at The Spotted Mallard in Melbourne. The single, Death & Taxes, was penned by Jasper Hollis and 2018 Golden …

GALLERY: JADE HOLLAND ‘DREAM WILD’ ALBUM LAUNCH @ LIZOTTE’S – THURSDAY, AUGUST 16TH 2018

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Gallery: Newcastle based, North Queensland Country artist Jade Holland celebrated the launch of her exciting new album ‘Dream Wild’ last Thursday night at Lizotte’s.  Jade and her band absolutely rocked the stage with a red-hot set and rising star Piper Butcher opened the night superbly, for what was yet another world-class night of live music at this iconic Newcastle live music venue. Track 2 …