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Posted by: Anonymous | June 26th, 2006
After coming across this musically talented group via a CD from a friend a few months ago, I was on full course to becoming an “Avett Addict.” In investigating their website, buying every CD of theirs I could...
Posted by: Robie | June 9th, 2006
Patterson Hood of Athens, Georgia's Drive-By Truckers recently took time to speak with the Home Grown Music Network about the band's new release on New West Records A Blessing and A Curse, their...
Posted by: Robie | May 17th, 2006
Hailed as one of the most anticipated festival line-ups of the season, the Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival is set to descend upon Lawrence Kansas – that’s right, Kansas – June 8 through 11, at Clinton State...
Posted by: Robie | March 30th, 2006
A unique roots reggae influenced and dub heavy band, Dubconscious brings multiple vocalists and a solid jazz guitar to a worldly, ethnic and danceable base. Influences include King Tubby, Lee Perry, Burning...
Posted by: Robie | March 2nd, 2006
Delta Nove, a Long Beach, Calif.-based jazz/world funk band, self-dubbed an "Afro Samba World Funk Experience," derives their name from a metaphor meaning the manifestation of the mind through music.
Posted by: Robie | February 6th, 2006
Having learned their craft from greats like Wayne Krantz, John Pattitucci, and Kim Plainfield, the three members of Cerulean City bring enough talent for endearing melodies to the table that they don't...
Posted by: Robie | January 31st, 2006
NRPS and their Tour Manager agreed to an informal interview; we talked over brunch the day after their Charleston show. There’s plenty of historical information about NRPS at their official website,,...
Posted by: Robie | December 16th, 2005
The West Coast's ALO (Animal Liberation Orchestra) cap off a year of extensive touring with the release of their fourth LP, Fly Between Falls in the Fall of 2004. Over the course of this ten-song set,...
Posted by: Robie | October 17th, 2005
Today you can still feel the energy that has been captured by the Ledges over hundreds of years. It is still a meeting place, and it was once told to me that "People weave their individuality through the...
Posted by: admin | September 23rd, 2005
It is with our deepest regrets that we announce the cancellation of this year's Blue Ridge HarvestFest scheduled for October 7-9 in LaFayette, GA. The event was to be a benefit for hurricane relief, but a...