Music City Roots has released a 2012 anthology on iTunes which includes “The Matador”, recorded before a live audience at the Loveless Cafe on May 23, 2012. The anthology also includes tracks by Darrell Scott, Ben Sollee, Malcolm Holcombe, Alejandro Escovedo and more. You … [MORE]
The live concert CD/DVD/book, Woman On The Wheel: Live From The Hello Cruel World Tour 2012 will be available at gretchenpeters.com exclusively starting on May 7th. The CD was recorded in April 2012 at Hugh’s Room, the famed Toronto listening venue, with Barry Walsh … [MORE]
Review is in Dutch; to read, click here.
Record Collector Magazine Gretchen Peters Gateshead Sage 2 3/2/13 View: rear stalls seating There’s a persuasive quality to Gretchen Peters’ human condition songs, such as Woman On The Wheel, the hall filling with melody and texture as Peters, husband Barry Walsh (piano.accordion/vocals) and Christine … [MORE]
“…Perhaps because the set-list is less fixed or maybe as they’ve become more familiar with and explored one another’s playing the combination is both looser and tighter than in 2012.…” To read the review in its entirety, click here.
Fifty years ago today, Medgar Evers was gunned down in his own driveway, within earshot of his wife and three children. As a very young child, I experienced this event, and the ones that followed like a recurring nightmare (Kennedy, King, another Kennedy), mainly … [MORE]