Israel Nash proved tonight that not only can he rock out with the best of them, but his big musical sound also draws from the desert folklore of that part of Dripping Springs in Texas where he currently resides that’s the inspiration for so much of his muse nowadays. Opening with ‘Rolling On,’ the first … Continue reading “Israel Nash + Treetop Flyers + Brent Cowles, Scala, London, 22nd November 2018”
Bit of a cheat in the retro slot week as Treetop Flyers are very much now. But this is their wonderful cover of “The Sounds Of Our Time”, originally by the late and very very great Jim Ford. When you’ve listened to this, check out the original too. Have a great weekend everyone.
This gig heralded the Treetop Flyers’ self-titled new – and third – album due out the very next day on Loose Records and recorded just a mile or two north of the venue in Stoke Newington. It’s a notably young audience which is good news for the growth of this musical niche, with your reviewer … Continue reading “Treetop Flyers, The Lexington, London, 23rd August 2018”
The latest single from Treetop Flyers, taken from their eponymous album, out on Loose on August 24th. It’s a beautiful, delicate and soulful piece and we like it a lot.
There are a lot worse ways to start the week than with the new single from Treetop Flyers from their eponymous new album, out on August 24th. A wonderful retro-tinged West Coast Americana song, it’ll improve your Monday (and the rest of the week too).
Londoners, Treetop Flyers, return with their eponymous third album, continuing where they left off with their excellent 2016 release ‘Palamino’. The decision to make this record self-titled is more than apt, as it is the most confident that Treetop Flyers have sounded in themselves yet, largely following a formula of dreamy, mellow 60s-style melodies interspersed … Continue reading “Treetop Flyers “Treetop Flyers” (Loose Music, 2018)”
From their eponymous new album, out on August 24th, comes this slow, melancholic and soulful song from Treetop Flyers.
London soulful country-rock outfit Treetop Flyers are back with their eponymous third album which is due out on 24 August via Loose. Weaving 60s tinged West Coast Americana with a British rock’n’roll swagger, whereas previous albums had been recorded either at their own Soup studios in London or further afield in studios in Malibu and New York, this time … Continue reading “Treetop Flyers announce new album, single”
Black Deer is our americana festival of choice at the moment, boasting as it does a stellar lineup featuring americana and country artists from every bit of the genres, and today they’ve announced more names for the return to the picturesque Eridge Park this June. Billy Bragg, Yola, Ethan Johns and more will join Band … Continue reading “Black Deer adds Billy Bragg and Yola to the line-up”
What we’re learning this week is that there are quite a lot of americana festivals in the UK that feature the letter “R” – yesterday we had the Ramblin’ Roots Revue and today we have news that Red Rooster is returning at the end of May for its annual weekend-long celebration of contemporary American Roots music.