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)
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 www.amasing.co.uk, conceived, 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…Continue
Added by Acoustic Strathpeffer on March 28, 2013 at 20:30 — No Comments
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
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
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 …Continue
Added by Amorangi on March 28, 2013 at 13:13 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Anny Celsi on March 27, 2013 at 3:19 — No Comments
Added by The Medicine Show - Rob Ellen on March 27, 2013 at 0:45 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by John Porter on March 25, 2013 at 14:18 — No Comments
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
Added by Wingin' It on March 25, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by John Porter on March 24, 2013 at 15:57 — No Comments
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 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
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…Continue
Added by rob ellen on March 24, 2013 at 2:30 — No Comments
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 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
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
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…Continue
Added by John Porter on March 22, 2013 at 18:22 — No Comments
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
I am an Australian Songwriter who has been living abroad for a number of years,…Continue
Added by Lisa Richards on March 21, 2013 at 23:30 — No Comments
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:…Continue
Added by Paul Chi on March 21, 2013 at 14:00 — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Daniel Payne on March 21, 2013 at 1:00 — No Comments