Zach Person

Zach Person

Zach Person is an American recording artist and guitarist based in Austin, Texas known for his contemporary, pop-rock approach to blues and American roots music. He is considered to be “The Future of American Indie Music.” In 2016, Person was launched into the public eye, after competing on the 15th season of American Idol; he […]

The War and Treaty

When it comes to making music with both extraordinary passion and exceptional chops, few acts today can surpass the sheer excellence of The War and Treaty. Named the 2019 Emerging Act of the Year by Americana Music Association, the husband-and-wife team of Michael Trotter Jr. and Tanya Blount-Trotter deliver a dynamic sound that joyfully blends Southern […]

Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Featuring Mádé Kuti

Femi Kuti

Femi Kuti, heir to one of Africa’s most important musical dynasties, is the eldest son of afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, and a grandchild of a political campaigner, women’s rights activist and traditional aristocrat Funmilayo Ransome Kuti. He grew up in Lagos, Nigeria, and his musical career started at 15 when he began playing in his […]

Lettuce

Lettuce is (a) the prime ingredient in a salad, (b) a slang for cash, (c) a green herb that can be smoked, (d) a genre-busting six-member funk, jazz, soul, psychedelic, hip-hop and rock collective formed in 1992 by four alumni of the prestigious Berklee College of Music, or (e) all of the above. If you […]

The Wood Brothers

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Dubbed “masters of soulful folk” by Paste, The Wood Brothers formed after brothers Chris and Oliver Wood pursued separate musical careers for 15 years. Chris already had a huge following for his work with Medeski Martin & Wood, while Oliver toured with Tinsley Ellis before releasing a half-dozen albums with his band King Johnson.  The […]

Grace Potter

“Potter’s voice alone should be reason enough to pay attention to her. She has been heralded as one of the greatest living vocalists in rock music, and that point remains arguable on Daylight, where that raspy force shines on every single note.” Paste Magazine Since her rocket ride to fame started in 2002, Grace Potter has […]

Taj Mahal & The Phantom Blues Band

Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal doesn’t wait for permission. If a sound intrigues him, he sets out to make it. If origins mystify him, he moves to trace them. If rules get in his way, he unapologetically breaks them. To Taj, convention means nothing, but traditions are holy. He has pushed music and culture forward, all while looking […]