Posted in January, 2018

More from January, 2018

The Wood Brothers

Although the Wood Brothers used a couple of studios and four different engineers, the band claims that this is their most unified album yet and the one that best represents … Read more

The Railsplitters

The Railsplitters, a quintet of talented musicians from Boulder, Colorado, is blurring the limits of bluegrass and old-time music in a way that is creative and highly musical. Featuring mandolinist … Read more

Premiere: The Mrs have Somewhere To Go

Drummer and band founder Andra Liemandt started her all-female, four-piece pop/rock band to connect with women like herself—mothers who want it all: personal relationships, careers, marriages and friendships. Though they’re … Read more

Max Weinberg’s Jukebox

Best known as the drummer in Bruce Springsteen’s E Street band and Conan O’Brien’s bandleader during the NBC years, Max Weinberg’s Jukebox pulled into the Tarrytown Music Hall Friday, transforming the normally … Read more

Exclusive: Jimmy Chamberlin opens up

As a founding member of one of the biggest and most ambitious rock bands of the “Alternative” era, the Smashing Pumpkins, Jimmy Chamberlin made his mark as an emotive and inventive drummer. … Read more

Exclusive: Happy Birthday, Elmore James!

Elmore James turns 100 on January 27, 2018. Here are ten little-known facts about the most influential slide guitarist of all time (and this magazine’s namesake). By Jim Hynes James … Read more

Mark Erelli  

Now that we’re long past the age of cassettes, a “mix tape” may somewhat be a lost concept, but it was a great way of making music for people who … Read more

Matthew Stubbs & The Antiguas

Matthew Stubbs has been the lead guitarist for Charlie Musselwhite’s band for the past ten years and you might expect a blues or blues/soul record from him, given his past … Read more

Various Artists

This is a no brainer—giving coverage to this magazine’s eponym and a tribute marking Elmore James’ 100th birthday.  In the first of what will likely be several tributes to Elmore … Read more