New Music: Cory Branan announces new album and song "The No-Hit Wonder"; Posts tour dates

Ok, so this is probably the most exciting news that I've heard the past couple of days. Bear with me--Cory Branan, a singer/songwriter that I consider to be one of the greatest lyricists of our generation, has JUST posted  a brand new song titled "The No-Hit Wonder" off his JUST ANNOUNCED album of the same new. PHEW!

The song is being hosted on Noisey, so click through to listen to it. "The No-Hit Wonder" is set to be released August 19th via Bloodshot Records

Not lost in the excitement of the new album and song announcement/premiere, are a run of tour dates in the South and East Coast. I can only hope (PLEAAAASE) that he'll venture out to the wild, wild west shortly after. We'll keep you updated! Dates below!

8/23 High Watt, Nashville, TN: Record release show

9/5 Lola's, Fort Worth, TX

9/6 Mohawk (inside), Austin, TX

9/9 Rudyard's, Houston, TX

9/10 Mud & Water, Baton Rouge, LA

9/11 Beatnik, New Orleans LA

9/24 The Bottletree, Birmingham, AL

9/25 Caledonia, Athens, GA

9/26 The Milestone, Charlotte, NC

9/27 The Camel, Richmond, VA

10/1 Mercury Lounge, New York City, NY

10/2 Atwoods Tavern, Cambridge, MA

10/10 Schuba's, Chicago, IL


New Song: Brian Marquis - "From Boston" off upcoming album "Blood & Spirits"

Brian Marquis

Brian Marquis has posted yet another new song titled "From Boston" off his upcoming album "Blood & Spirits." Having spent some of my most formative years in Boston, Brian knocks it out of the park with this one! Listen to it below!

Check out our American Roots Sessions feat. Brian Marquis, for 2 more songs -- "Young and Dumb" and "Hem & Haw" -- off the new album, and click here for the first song -- "Drink You Up" -- that was also released last week!

Music Video: Lenny Lashley's Gang of One - "Hooligans"

Lenny Lashley

Our good friends over at have premiered the music video for Lenny Lashley's Gang of One - "Hooligans."

Check it out below!

The song is off of Lenny's album "Illuminator," which was released last year on Pirates Press Records.

We recently filmed an American Roots Session with Lenny. You can watch the videos, including an acoustic rendition of Hooligans, here.


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