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  • Foy Vance announces 2019 dates for The Tour

    Foy Vance announces 2019 dates for The Tour

    Foy Vance's unique vocal texture and blues/soul-inspired inflection on his voice when he croons make him a standout act amongst most in the realm of folk and alternative rock music. Throughout his nearly decade and a half stint in the music business, Vance has released a total of nine EPs and three...
  • Caamp announces dates & tickets for 2019 fall tour

    Caamp announces dates & tickets for 2019 fall tour

    Lead vocalist and guitarist Evan Westfall, percussionist with banjoist Taylor Meier and bassist Matt Vinson came together to form the up-and-coming folk band known as CAAMP. Back in 2013, Meier began writing and performing his own original music at local coffee shops in the group's hometown of...
  • Glen Hansard announces second leg of 'This Wild Willing' Tour 2019

    Glen Hansard announces second leg of 'This Wild Willing' Tour 2019

    Hailing from Dublin, Ireland, Glen Hansard has made quite the entertainment career for himself as both a musician and thespian. Hansard is not only a prominent solo act in the indie and alternative rock scene, but the "Drive All Night" singer is also a vocalist and guitarist for the Irish rock band...
  • The Head and The Heart announces 2019 show at Santa Barbara Bowl

    The Head and The Heart announces 2019 show at Santa Barbara Bowl

    The Head and the Heart have announced a show at Santa Barbara Bowl set for the summer of 2019. The indie folk outfit will welcome indie rock band Hippo Campus when they come to to the picturesque Southern California venue on Tuesday, July 23. Click here to purchase tickets on AXS. The Head and the...
  • Gordon Lightfoot announces first album in 15 years

    Gordon Lightfoot announces first album in 15 years

    Esteemed singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot has announced his first new album since 2004. The legendary songsmith recently detailed the new album, which is still untitled, in a Billboard feature. "It's kind of philosophical and it's kind of funny,” Lightfoot told Billboard. “It's got a great beat...
  • Amos Lee announces 2019 Red Rocks date with Patty Griffin

    Amos Lee announces 2019 Red Rocks date with Patty Griffin

    Two stellar singer-songwriters, Amos Lee and Patty Griffin, have announced a show at Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheatre set for Labor Day 2019. Patty Griffin will open the show followed by headliner Amos Lee on Monday, Sept. 2 (Tickets). Amos Lee heads out on the road this spring around his latest LP...
  • The Mountain Goat's latest album creates new musical genre, 'dragon noir'

    The Mountain Goat's latest album creates new musical genre, 'dragon noir'

    Musical genres have taken plenty of twists and turn over the years, with subgenre after subgenre emerging, and indie band The Mountain Goats are aiming to coin a new one with what they're calling "dragon noir." It should be no surprise, then, that the band's upcoming album is called In League with...
  • Watch: Jason Isbell performs ‘If We Were Vampires’ on ‘Live From Here’

    Watch: Jason Isbell performs ‘If We Were Vampires’ on ‘Live From Here’

    Jasin Isbell is one of the faces of the new generation of music, and recently, he showcased just how much this time-honored tradition of sound has evolved. Performing on the show “Live From Here,” a music-variety show hosted by Chris Thile, Isbell gave a somber and emotional rendition of “If We Were...
  • The Avett Brothers announce 2019 summer dates with Lake Street Drive

    The Avett Brothers announce 2019 summer dates with Lake Street Drive

    The Avett Brothers have announced additional dates on their summer tour that will see the folk-rockers teaming up with indie rock darlings Lake Street Dive. LSD will help the Avetts close out their three-night run at Red Rocks on Sunday, July 7 and will continue on with the band for a slew of shows...
  • John Prine announces concert with Colorado Symphony at Red Rocks 2019

    John Prine announces concert with Colorado Symphony at Red Rocks 2019

    Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine has announced a show at Red Rocks Amphitheatre with the Colorado Symphony for the summer of 2019. Prine will welcome singer-songwriter supergroup I’m With Her when he plays the iconic amphitheater on Sunday, July 28. You can find ticket info on AXS by following...
  • Jerry Schatzberg

    Rare Bob Dylan photographs surface showcasing career milestones and pitfalls

    As a singer/songwriter, Bob Dylan is a pioneer in the art of folk and rock as a leader of social consciousness who embraces his vision for world peace through his artistic and thoughtful lyrics. Dylan’s personal life has been for the most part private with the exception of a few special people who...
  • Gregory Alan Isakov announces 'Evening Machines Album Release' 2019 tour

    Gregory Alan Isakov announces 'Evening Machines Album Release' 2019 tour

    Gregory Alan Isakov will continue to tour into the new year in support of his latest studio album, Evening Machines, which arrived early last month back on Oct. 5. The well-known folk guitarist, singer and songwriter has been on the road playing his fresh material for audiences across North America...
  • I'm With Her

    Interview: Sarah Jarosz talks about her solo career, I’m With Her, and much more

    Sarah Jarosz was recently at Tucson’s Fox Theatre playing a gig with her friends Sara Watkins and Aoife O’Donovan of I’m With Her. The band has been touring this year in support of their album release, See You Around. Collectively, they have rich, textured voices that are fresh and timeless. Their...
  • © Mary Andrews

    Photos: 5 reasons to see I’m With Her live

    I’m With Her’s show Monday night at Tucson’s Fox Theatre was an example of stunning female harmony in singing and virtuosity. The review could stop with that one sentence, but Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan (pronounced ee-fuh) deserve much more to be said about their highly...
  • Alexa Spieler

    Photos: Five reasons to see Ray LaMontagne live

    Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne’s consistently captivated listeners with his intimate performances and raw, powerful vocals throughout the years. While fans can certainly sense his tangible vulnerability and emotionality through his albums, there’s nothing quite like how...
  • Interview: Remarkable folk with themes beyond country roads from The Brother Brothers

    Interview: Remarkable folk with themes beyond country roads from The Brother Brothers

    Some People I Know the debut album from Brooklyn-based, Illinois-born identical twins David and Adam Moss is just the kind of music you want on your car radio. It tells the stories of people the siblings who go by the moniker The Brother Brothers encountered touring the length and breadth of this...
  • Mandolin Orange announces 2019 North American tour dates

    Mandolin Orange announces 2019 North American tour dates

    Indie-folk duo Mandolin Orange announced on Monday that their follow up studio album to 2016’s Blindfaller will arrive early next year, along with an accompanying North American winter tour. The album will be titled Tides of a Teardrop, and is scheduled to arrive on Feb. 1. via indie North Carolina...
  • Listen: Iron & Wine shares new studio recording of ‘Waves of Galveston’ from upcoming EP

    Listen: Iron & Wine shares new studio recording of ‘Waves of Galveston’ from upcoming EP

    Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam first introduced the mesmerizing folk ballad “Waves of Galveston” back in 2013. On Tuesday, the popular singer-songwriter shared the official studio recording of the track, which is set to appear on his recently announced Weed Garden EP when it arrives in just a few weeks...
  • Bob Dylan announces upcoming fall 2018 tour dates

    Bob Dylan announces upcoming fall 2018 tour dates

    In the midst of a tour of Australia and New Zealand--and following the launch of his very own whiskey this spring--the legendary Bob Dylan has announced his fall plans. The renowned Nobel-winning songwriter will return to the states this fall for a brief run of dates in November in the Southeast. An...
  • Win a pair of tickets to Yonder Mountain String Band at Red Rocks

    Win a pair of tickets to Yonder Mountain String Band at Red Rocks

    Yonder Mountain String Band is returning to Red Rocks for their annual show on Aug. 4. AXS is giving away a pair of tickets to the show! To enter, follow AXS on Instagram (@axsevents). Tag a friend who you would want to go to the show with and winners will be announced on Aug. 3. Good luck! Official...
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