I’ve been trying to write this article about what it’s like being on tour with The Avett Brothers for six months. It’s not that I have nothing to say. Quite the opposite – I’ve got pages and pages of material. What’s been holding me back is a phenomenon that I’ve witnessed with almost every member of the band and crew. There is a protectiveness around the core members of this band that I’ve never felt in any other project that I’ve been a part of, fueled equally by the integrity that Scott, Seth, and Bob project and by the obsessiveness that some of the fans that follow them exhibit.

Jesse Stone - Break Of Day

Montreal troubadour Jesse Stone made the move to Brooklynn to ply his trade with his mixture of Dylan and The Boss, and to record his debut album Break Of Day. This is a ten-song alternative roots album that was recorded and mixed in Montreal and mastered in Brooklyn. Stone called on a bevy of...

Hushed, Dreamy Indie Folk Live in Boston

I first saw Gregory Alan Isakov perform at the Newport Folk Festival last summer, and a friend and I have been anxiously awaiting his return to Boston so we could see him in a headlining show. Our patience was rewarded this week at the second of two sold-out shows at The Sinclair. Sometimes when an...

Videos

"Oh The Ache" Kip Boardman, Kimberely Grant, April 23, 2015

OH THE ACHE | BY KIP BOARDMAN

River Whyless ~ "Miles Of Skyline", Craig Young, March 28, 2015

River Whyless Miles Of Skyline

Strand of Oaks ~ "Heal", Craig Young, March 28, 2015

Strand of Oaks - Heal (Live @ The Hi-Fi)

Nellie McKay - 'Bluebird' , Amos Perrine, April 10, 2015

Nellie McKay - 'Bluebird' ::: Second Story Garage

Paul Thorn ~ "Temporarily Forever Mine", Craig Young, April 6, 2015

Paul Thorn - "Temporarily Forever Mine" (eTown webisode #747)

The Lone Bellow ~ "The One You Should've Let Go", Craig Young, March 27, 2015

The Bluegrass Situation // The Lone Bellow, 'The One You Should've Let Go'

The Ganges River Band - "Honey" , Kim Ruehl, April 23, 2015

The Ganges River Band "Honey"

Jorma Kaukonen, Joe Purdy & The eTones ~ "Long Black Veil", Craig Young, April 23, 2015

Jorma Kaukonen / Joe Purdy / eTones - Long Black Veil (eTown webisode #778)

Otis Redding & Friends ~ Stax Volt Revue 1967, Craig Young, April 16, 2015

BBC Otis Redding & Friends Stax Volt Revue (1967) on BRAVE TV NETWORK

"Lila Mae" by Lonesome River Band, lonesomeriverband, April 17, 2015

Lonesome River Band-Lila Mae (Official Video)