Loving the Music – Rising Appalachia

21st October 2020: Rising Appalachia has been on my radar for a while and today seems like a good day to appreciate their thoughtful style of Folk. The band represents more than just music and the founding siblings, Leah Song and Chloe Smith, have used their talents and time to support some good causes. SistersContinue reading “Loving the Music – Rising Appalachia”

Loving the Music – Selwyn Birchwood

20th October 2020 I first heard about Selwyn Birchwood thanks to Chris Prior’s excellent weekly podcast of boogie-worthy tunes. For the uninitiated, Selwyn is a Blues guitarist, singer/songwriter who has been making major waves since winning the Albert King Guitarist of the Year Award in 2013. Born and raised in Orlando, Florida, he started playingContinue reading “Loving the Music – Selwyn Birchwood”

Loving the Music – The Amblers

Today we are going local with a band I only recently came across after hearing a radio interview with them. The Amblers can be more Rock / Blues than Blues / Rock on occasions, and have a definite late sixties / early seventies influence in their sound, which after a bit of research, I found is carefully planned.