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Sturgill Simpson Interview

On A High Top Mountain Nashville-based country singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson was recently in the UK to perform a number of live dates in support of his debut album ‘High Top Mountain’. Famous Last Words (FLW) talked with Sturgill Simpson between continue →

To Harry…

Hege Brynildsen returns with new album Meeting in a swanky American diner in Oslo recently, FLW got to speak with Norwegian Hege Brynildsen about her forthcoming new album ‘Till Harry’. Having made the decision to record the album in Swedish continue →

The Scheen Interview

The Scheen is a band in its own right, and one that Atle Pettersen happens to be a member. The Scheen released their debut album last week to much applause here at Famous Last Words (FLW).  As a result of continue →

Uten at du vet det

Hot Off The Press! Famous Last Words (FLW) interviewed folk sensation Sigrun Loe Sparboe on the eve of her live performance at Josefine Vertshus in Oslo. Sigrun proved to be a great interviewee as there was much discussion regarding her continue →

Atle Pettersen discusses The Scheen

Norwegians The Scheen on debut album Atle Pettersen of The Scheen talked with Famous Last Words (FLW) this evening about the band’s eponymously titled album coming this week. With a release date set for 21st February and a concert in continue →

Circle Of Reason Announce March Tour

Circle Of Reason On The Road In March The South West four piece Circle Of Reason is touring during March under the banner Whatever’s Clever Tour. The live dates will focus on the north of England and Scotland and come continue →

Seven Doors Hotel Interview

Seven Doors Hotel agreed to meet FLW It was a damp and incredibly cold day in the centre of Oslo when Seven Doors Hotel met with Famous Last Words (FLW) over a cup of Joe or two as the band’s continue →

Won’t Stay Down

Jack Rabbit Slim returns with album number six Having released their latest album right before Christmas at the end of last year, Jack Rabbit Slim is gearing up for an exciting 2014. The band’s frontman Bob Butfoy talked with Famous continue →

King King Video & Tour

King King Heading Out On The Road This Month With fresh news arriving regarding the mighty King King who is set to start touring throughout Europe and the UK this month. In addition to the upcoming live dates, the band continue →

Nina Persson er tilbake!

Nina Persson Returns With New Album The Cardigans lead singer Nina Persson returns with what is being described as her ‘first true solo release’. The album is titled ‘Animal Heart’ and is available next week on Lojinx.  ‘Animal Heart’ can continue →

Website Of The Month

Famous Last Words receives award from longstanding Penny Black Music Today is the day that Famous Last Words (FLW) received the award of Website Of The Month for February 2014 from the legendary online music magazine Penny Black Music. We continue →

Bastions Interview

Bastions reveal the finer details of their latest EP ‘Bedfellows: The Forgotten Daughter’ EP Speaking with Famous Last Words (FLW) recently, Bastions were great hosts when it came to revealing the inner details of their final instalment in the ‘Bedfellows’ continue →

FLW Playlist

 

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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