Referred to as his “Nashipeg” album, Plaid Is the New Black was a project of eight years in the making, and recorded half in Nashville, TN with the other half recorded at Private Ear Studios in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Formed in Locust Valley, NY, Ransom Pier steadily plays shows across the Northeast and has sporadic tour dates booked up and down the East Coast as well. Catch the band performing their new EP as well as old tunes from the 2017 Beauty & Demise record this Sunday, June 2, at Manhattan’s Mercury Lounge.
“Wait For It”, the leading single from the album released late last year by Houston Bernard Band, is a driving, riff-heavy Carolina country anthem sure to kickstart any summer country playlist.
Growing up in Northeast Texas, Justin Mills played the piano. In 2019, under the pseudonym Levees, his keys have turned to strings and his passion for music has taken him to undiscovered heights. Now brandishing a banjo more often than not, Mills writes and performs folk songs that range from observational Americana to animated Appalachian.
Pitching their tents in the deserts of Arizona, new-to-the-scene outlaw country conglomerate The Rev is kicking the dust up and bringing the wild west back to country airwaves.
Two weeks into the new year and Southern California native Kylie Trout is hitting the ground running. With the release of her first official single,