Video Premiere: Awkward Family Portraits “Ring Ring Angus!”

Here’s a great video for the new single from Glasgow’s Awkward Family Portraits, a short sharp shot of rockabilly that will get you dancing.  Its from their debut album, “Everything We’ve Done Up Until Now, Except What We’ve Done Since“, out on September 28th.

Video Premiere: Ellis Paul “The Battle Of Charlottesville”

Here’s a powerful and emotive song, and an equally strong video, from Ellis Paul which commemorates the death of Heather Heyer at the hands of a man who attended the infamous “Unite The Right” rally in Charlottesville in 2017.  It’s from his new album ‘The Storytellers Suitcase‘ out on September 6th.

The Highwomen perform with Dolly and Isbell – Watch

The Highwomen, if you haven’t heard, are a like a new up to date female version of the Highway Men (geddit?), the country supergroup from the 80s which included Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson. The Highwomen are Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires and Natalie Hemby, and they performed the song ‘Eagle When She Flies’ at the Newport Folk Festival Saturday night, with backing from Mr Shires, Jason Isbell.  Their self-titled debut album is coming out in September.