This year it seems is shaping up to be particularly good one music wise, I’d go as far as to say a ‘classic’ if you’re partial to male singer songwriters in the alt-country / americana genre, so far 2013 has served up a slew of great albums including releases from Jason Isbell, Doc Feldman, John Moreland, MG Boulter, Cam Penner, Jeff Finlin, Sturgill Simpson and Leeroy Stagger, all share a certain strand of musical DNA though they are all very distinct and now there’s another great album to add to that list – Stay Reckless is Austin Lucas’ fifth solo album and his debut album on New West Records (how must they be regretting passing over him until now (read all about it in an interview Austin did with the wonderful Saving Country Music), hopefully the tie-up with New West will bring a wider audience . . . → Read More: Austin Lucas – Stay Reckless
Kelly Kneiser “Happiness Looks Good On You” from Joey Kneiser on Vimeo.
Stray Birds – Railroad Man from Jacob Keeler on Vimeo.
Delta Spirit – California from HearYa.com on Vimeo.
September Girls // Talking from DCTV on Vimeo.
The 78 Project: Valerie June – “Happy or Lonesome” from The 78 Project on Vimeo.
Glossary’s latest album “Feral Fire” was released yesterday, there’s an interview with the band’s lead vocalist Joey Kneiser about the new album over at American Songwriter.
The band have previously offered one of their albums, The Better Angels of Our Nature as a free download, I’ve archived all of the links featured on Beat Surrender for free downloads and streams at More Twang on Tumblr, the links on the left if you want to check them out, you’ll find a link to the Glossary album there as well as Joey Kneiser’s solo release The All Night Bedroom Revival
The band are touring with Lucero in support of the album – more info on the band and tour dates at their website, sample and buy @ Amazon and iTunes
. . . → Read More: Glossary – Feral Fire