New Album: Sonny Landreth – Elemental Journey

New Album: Sonny Landreth – Elemental Journey

Sonny Landreth, the Louisiana slide guitar wizard releases his 11th album on the 28th May. Elemental Journey is something completely different, his first all-instrumental outing and his most adventurous work to date, it features guest stars handpicked by Landreth himself, including Joe Satriani who delivers an astonishing solo on track one, and Eric Johnson. The …

New Album: Paul Heaton presents The 8th

New Album: Paul Heaton presents The 8th

Paul Heaton is set to release the studio version of his outstanding soul opera The 8th on 2nd July. The new album features Paul Heaton himself, The Wire’s Reg E Cathey, Ex Beautiful South singer Jacqui Abbott, Cherry Ghost, King Creosote and many more. The album includes performances from the full original The 8th cast, …

Bap Kennedy on the Propermusic.com Podcast

In the latest Propermusic.com podcast, Bap Kennedy chats to Trevor Dann about his latest album ‘The Sailor’s Revenge’, working with Mark Knopfler, his days with Energy Orchard and growing up in Northern Ireland. Bap is joined by wife Brenda Kennedy and guitarist Gordon McAllister to perform three tracks from his new CD. The podcast is …

New Album: Cowboy Junkies – The Wilderness

New Album: Cowboy Junkies – The Wilderness

Cowboy Junkies are releasing The Wilderness, Volume 4 of The Nomad Series on March 26, 2012, marking the conclusion of an ambitious schedule of four releases over an 18-month period. The group’s Michael Timmins says of the new CD, “The title, The Wilderness, in some odd way seemed to define what these songs were actually …