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Blake Morgan In Concert

Blake Morgan In Concert Final concert in the series for Blake Morgan Singer-songwriter Blake Morgan is lining up his final show for his artist-in-residence concert series. With the last concert in the series taking place at Rockwood Music Hall, Stage continue →

The Philistines Set To Release Debut Album

The Philistines Set To Release Debut Album Head to Kansas City and you will discover a six-piece band by the name of The Philistines who just happen to have a new album scheduled for release next month. The album, ‘The continue →

Vinnie Caruana Announces Details of Debut Album

Vinnie Caruana Announces Details of Debut Album American Vinnie Caruana has a busy month ahead of him when his debut album will be released. The album ‘Survivor’s Guilt’ will be released in North America on Equal Vision Records and in continue →

Charlie Oxford Unveils His Reflections EP

Charlie Oxford Unveils His Reflections EP Charlie Oxford revisits three of his personal favourites from his latest album. Out today (15/04) is the brand new EP from singer-songwriter Charlie Oxford. The EP has been given the name ‘Reflections’ and sees continue →

Rick Astley To Release First New Album In Eleven Years

Rick Astley To Release First New Album In Eleven Years With his new single ‘Keep Singing’ currently doing the rounds, Rick Astley is on the comeback trail. With ‘Keep Singing’ revealing a heavy gospel influence, the change in style from continue →

Departures To Release Third Album On Holy Roar

Departures To Release Third Album On Holy Roar Record label Holy Roar has announced that the label will be releasing Departures forthcoming new record ‘Death Touches Us, From the Moment We Begin To Love’. Departures has built up a solid continue →

Psychic Teens Reveal New Album

Psychic Teens Reveal New Album A new album from Philadelphia based Psychic Teens is set to be released next month. The album has been given the title ‘Nerve’ and marks the third long player in the band’s history to date. continue →

Living Means With New EP

Living Means With New EP Massachusetts band Living Means announce details of their soon to be released EP ‘The Downside’. Taking their inspiration from a 90’s alternative grunge and rock sound, Living Means has created a six-track EP that reveals continue →

It’s Dakota Soon For SAMAVAYO

It’s Dakota Soon For SAMAVAYO All the way from Germany comes the heavy rock band SAMAVAYO with a brand new album titled ‘Dakota’. With the band having formed in 2010 after all three band members having grown up in East continue →

The Rob Ryan Roadshow Arrives At FLW

Bringing The Roadshow To FLW! Latest band to grace the pages of Famous Last Words (FLW) is the talented, The Rob Ryan Roadshow. With lead vocalist, Rob Ryan, arriving from America and setting up base in Germany, the Roadshow was continue →

New Album For USA Band Hurry

New Album For USA Band Hurry Philadelphia powerpop unit Hurry have announced their new record as ‘Guided Meditation’ to be released on Lame-O Records. Formerly a one-man outfit consisting of Matthew Scottoline, Hurry has now evolved into a full band continue →

Jen Lane Album Reaches Number #1

Jen Lane Album Reaches Number #1 Canadian singer-songwriter Jen Lane has seen her latest album, ‘This Life Of Mine’, reach the number #1 spot on the !Earshot National Folk/Roots chart. Famous Last Words (FLW) reviewed the number #1 album from continue →

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Neànder

Neànder (Through Love Records)

Bleak sonic soundscapes that also shine with waves of melodic passages making this a compelling debut album for German band Neànder.

 

No Cactus

Jackdaw (Cutthroat)

A superb collection of alternative country that sees it’s main players more than happy to sit in the shadows and let the songs do the talking.

 

Introducing…Danny “O” & The Astrotones

Danny "O" & The Astrotones (Witchcraft)

More than rockabilly, in fact, quite a bit more as this is rock ‘n’ roll with blues, garage and punk thrown in as well and ending up with an assured debut album.

 

One In A Million

Twisted Rod (Rhythm Bomb)

Twisted Rod has certainly done it again and produced a whirlwind of rockin’ rockabilly and rock ‘n’ roll with current album ‘One In A Million’.

 

Southern Bred: Mississippi R&B Rockers Vol.4

Various Artists (Koko Mojo)

There’s not a dud track to be had here as the various artists selected for ‘Southern Bred: Mississippi R&B Rockers Vol.4’ maintain a high level of quality via a mixture of blues and rhythm and blues.

 

In Constellation

West My Friend (Grammar Fight Records)

There’s much to take in during West My Friend’s new long player and it’s all good!

 

Southern Bred: Mississippi R&B Rockers Vol.5

Various Artists (Koko Mojo)

Another volume and another successful formula of blues and rhythm and blues as far as ‘Southern Bred: Mississippi R&B Rockers Vol.5’ goes.

 

Flux

Rachael Dadd (Memphis Industries)

Societal and environmental issues feature during Rachael Dadd’s latest album that is also rich in musical experimentation.

 

Sweet Thing

Bonita & The Blues Shacks (Rhythm Bomb)

It’s certainly a mixed bag of styles that flows throughout the album ‘Sweet Thing ‘and therefore offering something for all blues and rhythm and blues supporters, but when the traditional route is given some airtime, then it’s where Bonita & The Blues Shacks truly shine.

 

The Ragtime Wranglers – ‘New Spark Boogie / Free Ballin‘

The Ragtime Wranglers (Homebrew Records)

The Ragtime Wranglers and this double-sided single, they wake up the neighbourhood with good reason because this is rock ‘n’ roll worth getting excited about.

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