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Nikka Costa to release new album “Nikka & Strings, Underneath and In Between” on June 2nd 2017

Nikka Costa who is best known for 2001 album “Everybody Got Their Something”, which featured the hit single “Like A Feather”, is back with her first new full album since 2011’s “ProWoah” EP.

Entitled “Nikka & Strings, Underneath and In Between” – the new album, which will be released on June 2nd, 2017, sees the celebrated soul, funk and blues singer dipping her toes in a refreshing collection of songs backed by a luscious string quartet.

Nikka is back in full swing with a collection of heartfelt songs that gives the listener more intimate and personal insight into her unique musical style than ever before.

Todd Rundgren to release new studio album “White Knight” on May 12th 2017

Todd Rundgren – the iconic songwriter, recording artist, producer and innovator – will release his newest album “White Knight” on May 12th, 2017, via Cleopatra Records.

The 15-track collection features a dynamic range of original songs and deft studio work by Rundgren, with an incredible array of guests to match, including Dam Funk, Donald Fagen, Daryl Hall, Bettye Lavette, Robyn, Joe Satriani, Joe Walsh, and others.

Listen to the album track “That Could Have Been Me” (featuring Robyn), below.

Erja Lyytinen to release new studio album “Stolen Hearts” on April 7th 2017

Erja Lyytinen is pleased to announce the release of her 10th studio album “Stolen Hearts” – released by Tuohi Records on Friday 7th April, 2017.

“Stolen Hearts” is the first album to be released since 2015’s “Live in London”, and the first studio album to be release since 2014’s Elmore James tribute “The Sky is Crying”.

The new album coincides with Erja’s “Stolen Hearts” April 2017 Tour which kicks off at Square & Compass in Ilminster on Sunday 9th April.

Walter Trout to release new live album “Alive in Amsterdam” on June 17th 2016

Walter Trout’s new album “Alive in Amsterdam” will be released on June 17th, 2016, via Mascot/Provogue.

“Alive in Amsterdam” is the sound of a man announcing his resurrection after a period on the ropes. As Trout’s army of international fans are painfully aware, recent times have taken the bandleader to the brink. Trout’s rebirth began with a successful liver transplant in May 2014, and gathered pace with 2015’s “Battle Scars”: the acclaimed studio album that channeled his near-death experience into raw autobiographical songs.

Scott Henderson - Vibe Station

Scott Henderson is guitar virtuoso who needs no further introduction. He’s best known for his work with Tribal Tech in the early 80s. Scott is an extremely gifted guitarist who is mostly appreciated by other musicians and especially guitarists, that cannot reach his style so they just admire him.
 

Hippiefest Tour 2015 to bring “Hot Fun in the Summertime!”

Hey, all you former hippies and hipsters, it's time to let your freak flags fly once again, as the popular Hippiefest tour returns this summer to celebrate an incredible era in music and American culture.
 
To say that it will be "hot fun in the summer time" and a "family affair" would be an understatement, as the legendary group, The Family Stone, will headline this year's ten year anniversary Hippiefest tour that will feature Rick Derringer, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Badfinger featuring Joey Molland.