Kirby Brown in Luck Reunion’s Hotel Sessions

February 7, 2018

Wander on over to the Luck Reunion‘s latest innovation “The Luck Journal“… and you’ll find Kirby Brown performing “Broken Bell” – a song from his forthcoming album accompanied by The Texas Gentlemen.

Market Monkeys artists to showcase at Folk Alliance

February 7, 2018

Download printable PDF of all our artists’ full showcase schedules >>

Rose Cousins Nominated for JUNO Songwriter of the Year

February 6, 2018

Rose Cousins nominated for 8 East Coast Music Awards

February 1, 2018

Songwriter of the Year
Song of the Year – “Grace” (Producer: Joe Henry)
Album of the Year
Folk Recording of the Year
Solo Recording of the Year
Fans’ Choice Entertainer of the Year
Fans’ Choice Video of the Year – “Chains” (Director: Nathan Boone)
Video of the Year – “White Flag” (Director: Shehab Ilyas)

Sarah Siskind songs appear on Infamous Stringdusters’ GRAMMY-winning album + new Steep Canyon Rangers album

January 29, 2018

The Infamous Stringdusters’ album “Laws of Gravity” won a GRAMMY Award!  Songs on the album written by Sarah Siskind: “Gravity” and “Maxwell” (here Siskind is pictured with her husband Travis Book, bass player for The Infamous Stringdusters and co-writer on “Gravity” on the GRAMMY red carpet)

Steep Canyon Rangers just release a new album “Out In The Open” (produced by Joe Henry). Songs written by Sarah Siskind:  “Farmers and Pharaohs,”

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from our blog "a music life"...

the story you tell yourself is true

March 17, 2018

I’ve always struggled with the “fake it til you make it” concept.  Probably because it starts with the word fake.  And it suggests that pretending to be something you’re not is a positive thing.

As a general rule, I’m not into FAKE or PRETENDING.

Lately, a few people have said this phrase to me in different contexts.  Each time, I had the visceral reaction I always do. 

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