Posts Tagged ‘folk’

Exit 380’s New Album, Photomaps, Available Exclusively on Vinyl – Words by Jordan Buford // Photos by Brooke Adams, James Villa and Ronnie Jackson – It was right at noon when I pulled up in front of a house somewhere in the city of Murphy, Texas. Upon stepping out of my car, I noticed a sign in the front yard. “Yard of…

– By Karl Heinz – “PUSH PLAY” Filled to the brim with back-of-the-telegram vocals and dusty roadhouse piano, Bad Mountain’s self-titled debut EP is a wondrous piece of art. Frontman, and sole proprietor, Jesse Anderson may have set up his storefront in the modern-day sprawl of Dallas, Texas, but this record would sugge…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – John Earle Mainord charmed the ears of many with his transcending vocals and humbling story. Maindord’s amiable personality combined with his distinguish…

– Words by James Schultz – In the coming weeks we’ll be highlighting varied artists performing at Hand Drawn Records inaugural “Not-South By” showcase. First up, Arlington’s Bad Mountain. Bad Mountain is the solo project of The Roaming Soldiers guitarist, Jesse Anderson. The southern-fried act is brimming with a vintag…

Magnolia Motor Lounge (Fort Worth, TX) – Words by Karl Heinz // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Fort Worth’s Magnolia Motor Lounge played host to an all North Texas bill last weekend; folk-rockers, Brandon Callies Band, roots act, Exit 380 and psychedelic rock outfit, Un Chien. All of the artists are backed by independent l…

– Words by Karl Heinz // Art by Dustin Blocker – Our independent label partners, Hand Drawn Records will be hosting their first-ever showcase during Austin’s SXSW this year at one of the city’s premiere jazz lounges, Brass House. The showcase, however, will be not be bringing jazz to the rooms, rather focusing on the l…

– Photo Courtesy Lisa Hancock – Singer-songwriter Mary Fahl will be releasing her new album, Love and Gravity, on February 11th. The former lead singer of the mid-1990s folk-rock group October Project will be doing a handful of tour dates through spring and into summer in support of the record. Tour Dates: 2/8 Cambridg…

– Interview by James Villa – On Tour Monthly caught up with singer Eric Pulido of Midlake to discuss opening for Pearl Jam, their hometown of Denton, and the band’s new album without former frontman, Tim Smith. Related Article: Album Review: “Antiphon” by Midlake – http://www.ontourmonthly.com/album-reviews-antiphon-by…