Americana Music Radio Show #55 is out now – here's the player + the playlist + the videos...
01. Caleb Caudle - Better Hurry Up + VIDEO
02. Dawes - Who Do You Think You Are Talking To?
03. Lydia Loveless - Daughter
04. Margo Price - I'd Die for You
05. Josie Bello - Party With The Saints
06. Dana Crowe - Anchor in the Blue + VIDEO
07. Chris Stapleton - Cold
08. Margo Price - I'd Die for You (Synth Phonic version) + VIDEO
09. Brandy Clark - Same Devil (ft. Brandi Carlile)
10. Larkin Poe - Nights in White Satin + VIDEO & INTERVIEW
11. Emmylou Harris - Red Dirt Girl
12. Bon Jovi & Jennifer Nettles - Do What You Can
13. Little Red Kings - Peppermint + VIDEO
14. Steve Earle - Copperhead Road + VIDEO
Yes... your consumption of all those books, movies and TV series about zombie apocalypses and dystopian futures makes you better suited to cope with the coronavirus pandemic!
The Weird Tales Radio Show is now available on the new Amazon Music podcast platform.
The Weird Weekend starts here: in the this week's Weird Tales Radio Show we talk to London-based eclectic witch Lucya Starza about witchcraft, wicca, practical magick and, curiously, the Call of Cthulhu role playing games. Plus we also revisit the story of St Cyprian, the patron saint of sorcerers and witches. Weird Tales is now also available on Amazon Music.
01. Magnolia Bayou - Preachin' Blues + VIDEO
02. Old 97's - Turn Off The TV + VIDEO
03. The Avett Brothers - Victory
04. The War and Treaty - Five More Minutes + VIDEO
05. Renée Wahl & The Sworn Secrets - Six Days Til Sunday
06. David Clifton - Long Shadows
07. Johnny Cash & the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Ring of Fire
08. Harrow Fair - I just Wanna
09. Mickey Guyton - Black Like Me
10. Mickey Guyton - Rosé
11. Joe Ely - The Road Goes On Forever
12. The Dillards - My Last Sunset
13. Kelsea Ballerini - Hole in the Bottle + VIDEO
14. Whiskey Myers - Dogwood
15. Kelsea Ballerini - Half of My Hometown
16. Larkin Poe - Preachin' Blues + VIDEO
So many, many years ago, when I first started out as a freelance journalist, I really, really want to write for some of the rock music magazines I'd grown up with as a teenager. Join the queue they said! And now I've just secured my first music writing gig with Rock & Blues International. Everything, eventually, comes to those who wait...
Time for another of my Fabulous Creatures features – these are published in the Ancient Origins magazine.
It's another Freaky Friday and the Weird Weekend starts here with the latest episode of the Weird Tales Radio Show – this week our main event is an interview with US crime scene investigator Paul Rimmasch discussing true tales of law enforcement encounters with the paranormal and the strange, including the cop who accidentally brought the ghost of a murder victim home with him.
Here's all you need for 60 minutes of the best Americana music – made in England but rockin' out all over the world. Includes Mixcloud link + featured videos + this week's playlist...
01. The Rolling Stones - Dead Flowers
02. Robert Jon & The Wreck - Last Light on the Highway Part 1
03. Florida Georgia Line - Long Live + VIDEO
04. Jeremy Ivey - Things Could Get Much Worse + VIDEO
05. Margo Price - Letting Me Down (Downer Version)
06. Carolina Story - See You When I see You
07. Robert Jon & The Wreck - Last Light on the Highway Part 2
08. Ray Wylie Hubbard - Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' there as Fast as I Can + VIDEO
09. Julia Cozby - Not that Kind
10. Noble Jacks - Ten Times
11. Shawn Pitman - For Right Now
12. Willie Nelson - Love Just Laughed
13. Libby Koch - How Long
14. Roger McGuinn & Calexico - One More Cup of Coffee
It is absolutely safe to go back to work. You have nothing to fear... except death or a debilitating bout of Long Covid...
Just a reminder if you live in England that under current coronavirus safety laws, the Rule of Six now applies to all public gatherings – whether you are inside or outside the Circle!
It's Freaky Friday and the Weird Weekend starts here with the latest episode of the Weird Tales Radio Show. This week author & editor John Linwood Grant tells us everything you ever wanted to know about Occult Detective Fiction plus we discuss our sometimes pointless psychic powers & echoes from the future.
Random pictures from around the interwebs including Conan the Bacterium, a weight-loss diet from Vogue magazine in the 1970s, Covid-19 signs gone mad - how big is this virus if it can drive a car? And the ultimate in multitasking: a butt plug/door stop.
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