Hollow Hand “Milestone” – Listen

Hollow Hand is a band spearheaded by Brighton resident Max Kinghorn-Mills and ‘Milestone‘ is the lead single from the Hollow Hand’s debut album ‘Star Chamber‘ which was released on October 19th 2018, via Talkshow Records.  Kinghorn Mills finds 2018 a scary place, but acknowledges that there’s salvation in art “I’m probably trying to divert my mind from the … Continue reading “Hollow Hand “Milestone” – Listen”

UK Americana Gig Guide

Welcome to the new Americana UK gig guide. You can search by artist name, town or venue – if you want gigs just in Liverpool for instance, just start typing ‘Liver’ in the search box below. For more information on an artist, just click on their name. If you’re a promoter/artist and want your UK gig listed, … Continue reading “UK Americana Gig Guide”

Stream new Sam Outlaw album ahead of its release – Listen

It’s not out until this Friday but the wonderful NPR Music have made Sam Outlaw’s new album available in its entirety to stream now. Stop what you’re doing for 42 minutes and click play. (Actually you can multi-task while streaming so feel free to continue whatever it was, providing it’s legal).  NPR Music report: “Every artist … Continue reading “Stream new Sam Outlaw album ahead of its release – Listen”

Son of the Velvet Rat “Dorado” (Fluff & Gravy Records, 2017)

It would be the understatement of the year to describe the torn and ragged instrument that is Georg Altziebler’s throat as “cracked” or “whisky scarred”. It’s a hollow rattling thing that speaks of dry deserts and lonesome travellers. Dark as the shadows in a Sergio Leone movie, dust covered, careworn and heartbroken. And just as … Continue reading “Son of the Velvet Rat “Dorado” (Fluff & Gravy Records, 2017)”