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“Genre-fluid adventures” (Mojo) of “euphoric” (Boiler Room TV) Chiminyo tabbed As “setting new standards for one-man-band electronicm music with live drums” (Music Is My Sanctuary) and “transcendental” (Jazziz)

“Breathin'” music video out tomorrow Chiminyo’s debut I AM PANDA, his debut out now on Gearbox Records has earned him rave reviews, airplay from BBC...

“Awesome (WNYC)” “Raw” (Brooklyn Vegan) ‘The Last Shall Be First: The JCR Records Story, Vol. 1’ (Bible & Tire Recordings) Socks Listeners with ‘70s Memphis Sacred Soul

An interview with WKNO, Memphis’ NPR station, is forthcomingBible & Tire Recording Co., the new sacred soul label from Bruce Watson of Fat...

“Haunting” (Rolling Stone) Hanging Tree Guitars Book Released, Replete w/ “Remarkable Photographs” (Smithsonian Mag)

Accompanying music album Hanging Tree Guitars to be released September 25 Rolling Stone hailed new book Hanging Tree Guitars, out last week by...

70s Memphis Sacred Soul Compilation From Bruce Watson of Fat Possum; Brooklyn Vegan Runs 1st Single

Brooklyn Vegan premieres first single "Keep On Pushing" by the Calvary NightingalesBruce Watson’s acclaimed Memphis, TN-based label Bible & Tire...

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American Songwriter 4-Star Review: The Last Shall Be First, Volume 1

Rare, Rousing Gospel Is Rescued By Fat Possum Label Founder"The advance promotional material of this trip back to the 70s calls these 17 songs...

No Depression Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

The Reading Room: Art, Music, and History Merge in Hanging Tree Guitars "North Carolinian Freeman Vines is one such luthier, though until now his...

Jazziz Highlights Chiminyo’s “Breathin”

Chiminyo featured in New Music Monday"Its latest single, “Breathin'” finds him unleashing expressive beats on his tech-heavy drum kit and showcasing...

NPR Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

The Wood's 'Not Good, Not Bad, Not Ugly--Just Strange'"A new book and museum exhibition celebrate the work of North Carolina luthier Freeman...

Premier Guitar: Freeman Vines’ Hanging Tree Guitars

How a North Carolina luthier's instruments unearthed a buried story of the American South"Luthier and musician Freeman Vines was 8 or 9 years old...

American Songwriter Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

Hanging Tree Guitars Delivers Important Insights About America’s Racial Divide"At a time when America is struggling mightily to address past and...

Rolling Stone Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

Hanging Tree Guitars: See Artist Freeman Vines’ Haunting Creations "Freeman Vines, a North Carolina–based artist, guitar maker, and one-time blues...

Brooklyn Vegan Premiere: JCR Records

70s Memphis gospel-soul ‘JCR Records Story’ comp coming"The Last Shall Be First: the JCR Records Story, Volume 1. is an upcoming compilation of raw...

Bandcamp Interview: Charles Tolliver’s New Album, Connect

Jazz Icon Reflects On His 50-Plus Years in Music"There’s no title track on the new album from Charles Tolliver—his first in over a decade. But its...

Variety Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

A book, companion CD and virtual exhibit celebrates the life and work of musician and luthier Freeman Vines"Freeman Vines may not be a well known...

Boing Boing Feature: Hanging Tree Guitars

Man builds guitars using wood from a lynching tree"Vines deeply moving work is the subject of a new photography book, Hanging Tree Guitars, with...

NPR Highlights Charles Tolliver’s Connect

Podcast Includes Connect Among Featured Albums"NPR Music's Bobby Carter, WBGO and Jazz Night in America's Nate Chinen, NPR Music contributor Gavin...

NYTimes Features Charles Tolliver’s “Emperor’s March”

NYT celebrates Tolliver's "triumphant blues variations" "The trumpeter Charles Tolliver’s compositions tend to balance syncopated elements as if...

KEXP Interview & Premiere: Xanthe Alexis

Xanthe Alexis Celebrates the Supernatural Strangeness of the Cosmos in "Moon""Colorado-based folk musician Xanthe Alexis also understands the...

NPR Spotlights Dedicated Men of Zion

New Music Friday: The Top 8 Albums Out June 26"John Morrison, Ann Powers, and Stephen Thompson of NPR Music as they share their picks for the best...

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