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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 →

Rolo Tomassi Release + 10 Years Of Holy Roar

Rolo Tomassi Release + 10 Years Of Holy Roar To coincide with Holy Roar’s ten years in business is the release of ‘The BBC Sessions’ by Rolo Tomassi. The album has been a long time coming, but now supporters of continue →

Northern Indians Out With New Video Single

Northern Indians Out With New Video Single Northern Indians is set to release a new album by the name of ‘No Shelter In Sight’ via the Rootsy label. Before the official release date, however, comes the first single taken from continue →

Papier Tigre On The Comeback Trail

Papier Tigre On The Comeback Trail With three albums behind them, and a career that has been going for ten years, French Avant-Garde rock band, Papier Tigre, has announced details of album number four. The next album in line is continue →

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Grady Martin Diesel Smoke, Dangerous Curves and Hot Guitar

Various Artists (Atomicat)

A gifted musician and one of the places where it all started for rock ‘n’ roll music, Grady Martin is given full respect via ‘Diesel Smoke, Dangerous Curves and Hot Guitar’.

 

Hillbilly Deluxe

Various Artists (Atomicat)

…quite frankly there is only one place to rest this evening and soak up traditional country music, and that is at the ‘Hillbilly Deluxe’.

 

Billy Strange: Climb Aboard The Hell Train

Various Artists (Atomicat)

…a detailed and wonderfully engaging collection of songs that touches upon the gifted talents of Billy Strange as guitarist, singer and composer…

 

Falsehoods (EP)

Terrible Love (Bandcamp)

Terrible Love fire enough flares during ‘Falsehoods’ signalling for life to be given to this EP, which is warranted considering the quality on display…

 

Hillbilly And Rustic Rockabilly Bop Volume 4

Various Artists (Atomicat)

All in all, the fourth album in the ‘Hillbilly And Rustic Rockabilly Bop’ series lives up to its predecessors in terms of quality, intrigue, and thrills when it comes to the music…

 

Still On The Run

The Hoodoo Tones (Rhythm Bomb)

The Hoodoo Tones embark on a third trip packed with twelve new songs. The latest long player sees the band ‘Still On The Run’ and blending traditional rockabilly with the modern trimmings found on the rockin’ scene.

 

Strangers/Lovers: Side A

DAGNY (Little Daggers Records)

Still hanging on to the first slice of a two-part album set, DAGNY’s ‘Strangers/Lovers: Side A’ is a masterclass in pop music.

 

Boss Black Rockers: Cool It Vol.8

Various Artists (Koko Mojo)

As series go, ‘Boss Black Rockers’ is up there with the best of them when it comes to compiling rockin’ track lists.

 

There’s Gonna Be A Ball – Rock ‘N’ Roll Español

Various Artists (Atomicat)

…this box set of Chicano rock provides a different angle on the ubiquitous rock ‘n’ roll compilation from an overlooked corner of its market…

 

Southern Bred: Texas R&B Rockers Vol.10

Various Artists (Koko Mojo)

‘Southern Bred: Texas R&B Rockers Vol.10’ is a record that stands out on its own merits yet is part of a series of albums equally on par with the quality offered here.

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