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Listen again to the great Ralph McLean chatting to Hub founder Rob Ellen on BBC Radio Ulster about his quest to encourage concerts in peoples own homes, when the Medicine Show toured Ireland this year with Chuck Hawthorne and Libby Koch (featuring interview and session with them too) 35 minutes into the show.(click picture)

 

March 2013 Blog Posts (59)

HOWL one of the Top Releases in March

SoundBiscuit released a list of their top releases for March today.  HOWL by The Howlin' Brothers was near the top - http://ning.it/YSETm3

Added by John Porter on March 30, 2013 at 23:23 — No Comments

Introducing amaSing Strathpeffer, and inviting your help

Introducing  www.amasing.co.ukconceived, in one of those wouldn't in be great to conversations after a gig between Rob Ellen and Steve MacDonald, Steve took the idea to the community, who funded a feasibility study, which came back to say it was feasible (of coarse) but importantly with ideas…

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Added by Acoustic Strathpeffer on March 28, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments

The Howlin' Brothers welcomed to Jackson, TN (fan made art)

The Howlin' Brothers arrived in Jackson, TN today and were welcomed by this nice piece of fan created art.  Talk about Southern Hospitality!  Thank you Jackson for makin' the guys feel welcome - http://yousend.it/11SeCB7

Added by John Porter on March 28, 2013 at 15:38 — No Comments

KUTXAustin's "Big Time" sidewalk video (The Howlin' Brothers)

KUTX posted this fun video of The Howlin' Brothers performing "Big Time" on a sidewalk during SXSW a few weeks back - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDNTRk9wi5I&feature=youtu.be&a

Added by John Porter on March 28, 2013 at 14:24 — No Comments

The Netherlands then.....

Hi it's Amorangi,

I'm a singer/songwriter from NZ but based in the South of France. I have had the chance to play some  top venues and festivals in my region, but ....I'm really itching to go North!

My first album is out and I'm ready to tour : solo with my trusted looper  or duo with an expert percussionist;-)

Belgium,The Netherlands, Germany .... I'm available for booking as of now. There are already some dates upon my website …

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Added by Amorangi on March 28, 2013 at 13:13 — No Comments

New album & European tour

Anny is back for her fifth European tour in May 2013.  Her new album, January, once again combines Brill Building hooks with a storyteller’s eye for detail.  Ghosts who haunt the corners of New Orleans’ French Quarter, winds carrying volcano dust from Iceland, boys who yearn to join the circus and the mystifying shards of our own broken-glass hearts – all are woven together into a travelogue of risk, resilience and renewal.  This latest flight of songs will hook you from the…

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Added by Anny Celsi on March 27, 2013 at 3:19 — No Comments

The Daily Vault reviews HOWL

The Daily Vault reviewed HOWL, the new album by The Howlin' Brothers this past weekend - http://ning.it/15L9zTo

They make their first television appearance today in Lexington, KY - which will air at noon.  Tonight they perform at The Lyric Theater in Lexington, KY taping an episode of the Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour.  The show will be pushed out to syndicated radio…

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Added by John Porter on March 25, 2013 at 14:18 — No Comments

Scottish guitar duo "Wingin' It" - 2013 dates available

Award winning guitar duo Wingin' It will be touring throughout 2013 to promote their debut album "For the Many".

At the moment the duo have the following dates available"

April 25th: Free

April 26th: Free

April 27th: Kelsall Community Hall

April 28th:…

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Added by Wingin' It on March 25, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments

new Amy Speace "best of" (so far) collection available NOW via NoiseTrade

In advance of the release of Amy Speace's new album, How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat (April 16th here in the US/mid-September in the UK - via Proper) - NoiseTrade.com is featuring a FREE (w/tip option) "best of" (so far) collection.  It's a great introduction to/overview of her catalog (to date).  It also features the title track to the forthcoming album AND a song from the deluxe version's bonus EP (that will be avaialble only on…

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Added by John Porter on March 24, 2013 at 15:57 — No Comments

The Howin' Brothers LIVE on Woodsongs LATE Monday night/early Tuesday morning (in the UK)

Monday night (in the U.S.) The Howlin' Brothers perform at The Lyric Theater in Lexington, KY as part of a Woodsongs Old Time Radio show taping.  An edited version of the show will roll out to radio stations via NPR.org in a few months - but we can all listen live as it happens beginning at 6:59pm (cst) via this link - http://ning.it/14gIDyw

Added by John Porter on March 24, 2013 at 15:38 — No Comments

KUTX (Austin) grabbed The Howlin' Brothers while at SXSW...

KUTX (Austin) grabbed The Howlin' Brothers while they were in Austin last week for a quick sidewalk performance of "Gone" (which will be our second single/focus track).  Here 'tis - http://ning.it/15Hln9c

Added by John Porter on March 24, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments

Scotland's first House Concert run in with the authorities

In the the glaring publicity light of this Scotland's first House Concert run in with the authorities, http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/uk/scotland/article3720227.ece can I first sympathise with Douglas. He isn't a member of…

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Added by rob ellen on March 24, 2013 at 2:30 — No Comments

The Alternate Root's 20 Bands "pushing the envelope" post

The Alternate Root Magazine posted 20 bands "pushing the envelope" today - in that number, The Howlin' Brothers.  Here's the whole list - http://ning.it/15EyNTz

Added by John Porter on March 23, 2013 at 17:48 — No Comments

The Howlin' Brothers share a SOLD OUT weekend in TN with Lyle Lovett & Robert Earl Keen!

The Howlin' Brothers were added to this cool benefit show at Blackberry Farm in Eastern TN last month.  It takes place this weekend.  This morning the AMA sent out this nice Press Release about it bein' SOLD OUT - http://e2.ma/webview/xepue/6ec650b5b5a1294ffa373a08ca0afe95

Added by John Porter on March 22, 2013 at 19:30 — No Comments

Bluegrass Nation - live from the IBMA's back yard

The Howlin' Brothers stopped by the IBMA offices Wednesday afternoon in Nashville (enroute to sound check for their record release gig at The Station Inn) to shoot this fun video of "Hermitage Hotstep".  Join me in signing along with Ben - http://ning.it/15B0We0

Added by John Porter on March 22, 2013 at 19:27 — No Comments

Billboard.com Premiers a new Amy Speace song today

Her new album, How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat won't be released in the U.K. until September - but you can check out this song from it EARLY - http://ning.it/14coQAe

Currently hoping to have  a great excuse to be in the U.K. briefly in late July.  Then we plan to open for a great friend in the U.K. late Sept./early Oct.  THEN we plan to return to headline shows in late January & early February.  Mick Brown is our European…

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Added by John Porter on March 22, 2013 at 18:22 — No Comments

Lisa Richards Touring UK, NL and Italy in November

Greetings fellow music makers and music lovers. I will be touring in support of my new Cd "Beating of the Sun' in November 2013.

 Netherlands in week 1,

 Italy in week 2

 UK in the weeks 3 and 4

I'm looking for shows in listening rooms, houses and spaces

About me.......

 I am an Australian Songwriter who has been living abroad for a number of years,…

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Added by Lisa Richards on March 21, 2013 at 23:30 — No Comments

Healthy Concerts

Rob invited me to create a blog post for my projects.

In the next phase I will investigate current hosting options in the Brighton area. I will be able to book artists in once the home venues are confirmed.

I intend to get involved once more with 'house concert' related activities, both as a singer-songwriter and an event organiser.

My projects are represented here:…

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Added by Paul Chi on March 21, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments

Daniel Payne European Tour June 2013

Hello,

I am a songwriter from Texas on tour in Europe in June and looking for interested concert hosts!  

It would be my privilege to give a concert and share some memorable times and festivities.  I'll be available from June 13th-July 13th. 

Lots of traditional folk tunes, bluegrass murder ballads, and original tunes of the high plains drifter and the lonesome rambler.  Thrills and spine chills, sounds of the American southwest, the moans and…

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Added by Daniel Payne on March 21, 2013 at 1:00 — No Comments

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