acoustic folk

String Machine sign with Know Hope Records and re-releasing “Death of the Neon” album

Soaring ethereal rhythms and melodies, and the doomed tenderness of where hope and hopelessness dance among the faded soon-to-be ruins of ill-maintained state highways tearing through rural and post-industrial landscapes. The soil here isn’t as fertile as it once was, but sometimes a collective of voices breaks through the frostline. For those who see no future, the future is wide open.

Kristian Harting to release new solo album “The Fumes” on January 24th 2020

Danish multi-instrumentalist Kristian Harting presents his third solo full-length release, “The Fumes”. The artist’s most expansive avant-alternative/folk-inspired material to date, the record is being pressed for January release through his allies at Exile On Mainstream. The cover art, track listing, details, and a brief teaser for “The Fumes” have been posted.
 

Knasterbart to release new studio album “Perlen vor die Säue” on November 29th 2019

German folk rock collective Knasterbart have steered clear of all things golden and glamorous and chosen the hard life of a bunch of partying hicks instead: These seven dudes keep finding the stars in the gutter and have done so since 2012, churning out truly unique folk rock full of lewd humor, naughty daydreams and a healthy dose of self-mockery courtesy of musicians of Versengold and Mr. Hurley & Die Pulveraffen!

David J to release new solo album “Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure” on October 18th 2019

David J (Bauhaus, Love and Rockets) has announced he will embark on a European and UK tour in support of his album “Missive to an Angel from the Halls of Infamy and Allure”, a highly ambitious and intensely personal, self deprecating, confessional song cycle, which details a period of profound transition. A culmination of everything David J has created thus far, It will be released on double vinyl, CD and digitally as of October 18th, 2019, via London-based Glass Modern Records.

Chelsea Wolfe releases music video for new single “American Darkness”

Chelsea Wolfe has returned with another stunning track, “American Darkness”, from her forthcoming album, “Birth of Violence” out on September 13th, 2019, via Sargent House.

“American Darkness” is accompanied by this video which Wolfe tells us is an “expression of freedom and beautiful humans being themselves”. Watch the video below.
 

The Native Howl release new music video for “Harvester of Constant Sorrow”

The Native Howl have released a new video for the song “Harvester of Constant Sorrow”. The band has also announced tour dates this summer that begin today in Burlington, VT at Higher Ground (dates below).

The idea for the song came from vocalist, guitarist, Alex Holycross who stated: