Brad Armstrong Shows True Story Telling Talents on “Brother Ford”

Brad Armstrong has released the single “Brother Ford” to tease his upcoming Americana album that is due out on April 19th, 2019. The bluesy single starts off strongly with an incredibly well played acoustic guitar that riffs and bends. The sound floats between folk and blues, giving a more roots vibe when additional instrumentation kicks in, such as classical sounding strings that can really rip. … Continue reading Brad Armstrong Shows True Story Telling Talents on “Brother Ford”

Just Whiskey Releases Fresh Rendition of Classic Americana Song “O Death”

“O Death is a traditional song ripped directly from the pages of the American Songbook. It has been sung and performed countless times – because of it’s timelessness and it’s roots in American music, we choose to make our own modern rendition. It’s lyrics personify death and are chilling, haunting and honest; something we were looking to capture. Typically it’s sung either a cappella or … Continue reading Just Whiskey Releases Fresh Rendition of Classic Americana Song “O Death”

Bluesy Guitars & Soulful Vocals, Meet BenCjones

Introducing quite the little bluesy ear worm! BenCjones is out with a bluesy rock song titled “Be Together.” Infused with a huge amount of soul in both the vocal and lead electric guitar, “Be Together“ is a blues smash hit that is catchy from the first note sung. The song pulls on the listener with melodic duet vocals and emotional minor chords. This song has … Continue reading Bluesy Guitars & Soulful Vocals, Meet BenCjones

The King Heat Ensemble is Out with a Great Bluesy-Folky Debut EP

A brilliantly played guitar and a bluesy-folk vocal is the first thing that is noticeable about the king heat ensemble. This Americana band, based in the U.K. is out with their debut EP classically titled “Songs.” One of our favorite tracks from their new EP is titled “Give or Take.” The singers voice comes across the track as raspy and really meshes well together with … Continue reading The King Heat Ensemble is Out with a Great Bluesy-Folky Debut EP

Josh Del Releases Americana Song about the Woman he Loves who won’t Settle Down

“This song is about a woman I love but she is a free spirit who can’t settle down.” Josh Del has released an EP titled “Old Crow” in late 2018. Having been born and raised in the heat of desert, Josh Del has always used songwriting and singing as a tool to pass the time and escape the reality of the atmosphere he lives in. … Continue reading Josh Del Releases Americana Song about the Woman he Loves who won’t Settle Down

Grain Thief’s “Stateline Hills” is a Truly Unforgettable Song

The song “Stateline Hills” is described by the songwriters as “a classic gambling song.”  Grain Thief released “Stateline Hills” last year on a record titled “Stardust Lodge.” The song is a lonesome sounding country banger about gambling, alcoholism, and partying too heavily. The song is hard hitting. It’s about losing too much money, and losing your soul to complete darkness. The sound of the singers … Continue reading Grain Thief’s “Stateline Hills” is a Truly Unforgettable Song

Michael Askin’s New Song “Aimless as the Wind” is the Perfect Soundtrack for Adventuring

Sounding like the simple but folk and classic rock songs of the 1970’s is Michael Askin‘s new song. “Aimless as the Wind” has feel good instrumentation and lyrical content that feels perfectly fitting for driving across America on the road trip of your dreams. The song seems to roll right along and sets a great traveling mood as the miles are adding up. The singer-songwriter … Continue reading Michael Askin’s New Song “Aimless as the Wind” is the Perfect Soundtrack for Adventuring

Lee Harvey Osmond releases Bluesy Folk Record “Mohawk”

Lee Harvey Osmond is out with a new bluesy LP titled “Mohawk.” The singer-songwriter explains that this record is about his “quest to find [his] true identity.” One of Rock the Pigeon’s favorites off the record is “Forty Light Years.” The song is driven by bluesy guitars and Lee Harvey Osmond’s soulful raspy voice. “Forty Light Years” seems to be inspired by classic rock and … Continue reading Lee Harvey Osmond releases Bluesy Folk Record “Mohawk”

Nick Shattuck Sings an Ode to his Hometown while Soaking Up the Sun & Songwriting in SoCal

Having been born so close to the Mississippi River in Wisconsin, Nick Shattuck is a man that was always bound to play bluesy inspired music. The singer-songwriter is currently based in Los Angeles, writing music and performing in the beautiful Southern California Climate. The change of climate from Wisconsin to SoCal has inspired his new song called “Sorry for the Weather” which dropped late January … Continue reading Nick Shattuck Sings an Ode to his Hometown while Soaking Up the Sun & Songwriting in SoCal

Danny Schmidt Releases “Last Man Standing” to Tease Upcoming LP & SXSW Performance

Danny Schmidt’s new song “Last Man Standing” is musically compelling and lyrically stunning. This talented songwriter is a great storyteller in his songs, both through music and lyrical content. “Last Man Standing” is a mellow sounding song that has an “anything goes” vibe to it. The song combines elements of folk, blues, country and Americana music to create a sound that brings listeners back to … Continue reading Danny Schmidt Releases “Last Man Standing” to Tease Upcoming LP & SXSW Performance