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Publication Noted (December 2010)


University of Illinois Press
1325 S. Oak St., Champaign, IL 61820

MAKERS OF THE SACRED HARP by David Warren Steel and Richard H. Hulan. 2010, ISBN: 978-0-252-07760-9, pbk $25, 317pp., 6 x 9, Song Sources, Index, Bibliography. Examination of regional culture investigating the roots of the Sacred Harp.


Ain't That Devine
P.O. Box 77 East, Springfield, PA 16411

Ain't That Devine: A Collection of Songs from 1982-1995: DAVID DEVINE. Pennsylvania-based singer releases twelve tracks with guitar, harmonica, banjo, mandolin, vocal and fiddle backing.

AINU World Music
60-687 , Bs. BatorEgo 40/17, Poznan, Poland

Rarotonga Vol. 9: AINU. World music producer mixes electronic sounds with analogue in album documenting music of the South Pacific.

165, The George, Charlotte Quay Dock, Ringsend Road, Dublin 4, Ireland

Abocurrah: ANDY IRVINE. Veteran Irish folk singer releases first album in over ten years, blending both origs and trads.

P.O. Box 60234, Chicago, IL 60660

4919 Hook, Line & Sinker: ROOMFUL OF BLUES. New album from veteran jump blues band.

Kevin Baiko
16-540 Keaau-Pahoa Road Suite 2 # 231, Keaau, HI 96749

Scary Country: DOCTOR SPARKLES. Humorous folk-singer releases 20-track album.

Blind Pig
P.O. Box 2344, San Francisco, CA 94126

5139 Devil Got His Way: DAMON FOWLER. Singer-songwriter and guitarist releases sophomore album.

8011 The Essential: POPA CHUBBY. Guitarist releases collection of original songs inspired by R&B, rap, funk, country, melodic rock and blues.

Delphia Blize
PO Box 270824, Golden Valley, MN 55427

West River: DELPHIA BLIZE. Debut album from Minneapolis-based singer-songwriter.

Blue Moose and the Unbuttoned Zippers
19 Charnwood Rd #3, Somerville, MA 02144

Rousted: BLUE MOOSE AND THE UNBUTTONED ZIPPERS. Quartet mixes Scandinavian trad.-inspired music and American Old-time tunes in 11-track album.

Ben Bullington
213 S. 5th St., Livingston, MT 59047

Satisfaction Garage: BEN BULLINGTON. Third album from Montana-based singer-songwriter featuring Will Kimbrough, Fats Kaplin, Bradfute, David Jacques, Kenny Malone, Mike Dysinger and Rodney Crowell.

10-224 Kennedy St., Winnipeg, MB R3C 1T1 , Canada

004 When the Wolves Go Blind: TWILIGHT HOTEL. Winnipeg-based Americana and roots duo offer 11 originals on their second release.

833 17th Ave. SE, Calgary, AB T2G 1J2, Canada

008 When I Was A Cowboy: TIM WILLIAMS. Eleven track mix of originals and folk standards from solo acoustic guitarist.

916 19th Ave. South, Nashville, TN 37212

74548 Everyone Is Someone: DALA. Canadian acoustic pop duo releases 11 track album.

Medjugorska 61, Zagreb 10000, Croatia

5903079 200$ Sun: Memphis Album: TOMISLAV GOLUBAN. Croatian harp player releases dozen track album recorded in Memphis, TN.

Curtis and Loretta
P.O. Box 18652, Minneapolis, MN 55418

108 Our Heritage In Song: CURTIS and LORETTA. Minnesota-based husband and wife folk duo sing traditional songs of the 1800s while focusing on the Minnesota Sesquicentennial.

Dead Oceans
1499 W. Second St., Bloomington, IN 47403

0052 White Wilderness: JOHN VANDERSLICE and MAGIK*MAGIK ORCHESTRA. Advance Jan '11

Demon Kitty
17 Newel St. #1, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Any Day Now: THE SOMETIME BOYS. Side-project from part-time rockers takes a decidedly pop-folk-oriented twist.

Fleets Cove
PO Box 50, Colebrook, CT 06021

Higher Ground: THE KENN MORR BAND. Connecticut-based band releases ten tracks, with backing.

Frémeaux and Associés
20 Rue Robert Giraudineau, Vincennes 94300, France

5260 France: Une Anthologie des Musiques Traditionnelles: VARIOUS. Ten-volume collection of traditional music recordings from France.

P.O. Box 873, Santa Fe, NM 87504

1010 The Man With the Time Machine: JAIME MICHAELS. Contemporary folk singer-songwriter presents a mix of 11 original tunes and covers on his seventh solo album.

Coby Grant
109 Castlecrag Drive, Perth, WA 6025, Australia

Fanfare for Love: COBY GRANT. Four track EP from Australian guitarist and singer.

Cockenzie Business Centre, Edinburgh Road, Cockenzie, East Lothian EH32 0XL, Scotland

347 Heartprint Shadow: STEVIE PALMER. Drummer turned singer-songwriter releases 12-track album, with backing.

357 The Future of Our Past: Scottish Music at the RSAMD 2010: VARIOUS. Mixture of works drawing from Scottish tradition featuring students from the acclaimed Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

Helmi Levyt
Norkkokuja 3 A 16 , Helinkski 00790, Finland

1 Vuonna '86: PEKKO KAPPI. Electroacoustic alternative folk artist releases heavily filtered album, featuring playing on the Jews Harp and the horsehair stringed jouhikko.

40 The Bad Ass Brass Band: THE BAD ASS BRASS BAND. Fourteen-piece brass band releases self-titled album.

Hungry Monk
1948 Belgrade Ave., Charleston, SC 29407

Superior Crust: THE HUNGRY MONKS. Trad and original songs and tunes in the Celtic tradition from Charleston, S.C. acousitc quartet.

3385 Dartmouth Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

1256 Folk University: DOUG JAYNE. Album of folk covers from California-based singer-songwriter, with backing.

Johanna Juhola
Agricolankatu 5 A 22, Helsinki 00530, Finland

Tango Roto Live: Savoy Theatre, Helsinki, September 2009: JOHANNA JUHOLA. Quirky Finnish tango multi-instrumentalist delivers live recording.

Gary Kanter
1010 213th Pl NE, Sammamish, WA 98074

Goodbye ... Dr. Laura: GARY KANTER. Topical album from singer-songwriter, with backing on Mandolin, harmonica and trombone.

4050 Bluebird Ln., Salem, VA 24153

3624 Something To Think About: DEAN MILANO. Illinois-based folk singer mixes humor and social commentary in 15-track album of folk-rock, ballads and country tunes.

Jane Lewis
238 Kathleen St., Guelph, ON N1H 4Y5, Canada

Jane Lewis: JANE LEWIS. Canadian folk-pop singer releases four-track EP.

Lightning Rod
617 Elaine Dr, Nashville, TN 37211

Messanger: JOE PUG. Modern Chicago-based folk singer releases twang-laden full length debut album.

Little Dog / Vizztone
831 Beacon St. #335, Newton, MA 02459

001 Even Things Up: PETE ANDERSON. Jump-blues guitarist releases roots-rock album.

Little Things
3004 Dow Dr., Knoxville, TN 37920

This Is Our House: SEAN McCOLLOUGH and FRIENDS. Tennessee-based songwriter delivers children's album alongside other Knoxville musicians.

Mandolin Blues
10938 Tulip Garden Court, Houston, TX 77065

10002 Time Slips On By: RICH DEL GROSSO and JONN DEL TORO RICHARDSON. Houston-based mandolinist and guitarist release 14 original tracks inspired by Texas blues and roots.

My Sweet Patootie
210 -351 Sligo Road East, Mount Forest, ON N0G 2L2, Canada

Patootified: MY SWEET PATOOTIE. Canadian duo releases a mixture of swing and Americana in dozen-track album.

Nine Mile Records
P.O. Box 40968, Austin, TX 78704

0084 That Old Southern Drag: PATRICK SWEANY. Mix of blues, pop and soul from guitarist and singer, with backing.

Nobody's Favorite
34 West Main St., Dudley, MA 01571

023 No Big Plans: MARK MANDEVILLE. Americana/folk singer-songwriter releases 10 origs in solo debut.

023 Simple in this Place: RAIANNE RICHARDS. Solo debut from singer-songwriter contains 11 orig tracks, with backing.

P.O. Box 7367, Minneapolis, MN 55407

2047 Toy Box: FELONIOUS BOSCH. Twin Cities-based sextet rock band release 12-track album with folk influence, with backing on percussion, sax, flute, bass, cittern, bouzoukis, guitar, violin and more.

P.O. Box 572, Rockville, MD 20848

199 Show Me The Way to Go Home: FOGGY MOUNTAIN HILTON. Fifteen tracks from traditional four-piece bluegrass band.

212 State of Depression: TRAVERS CHANDLER and AVERY COUNTY. Bluegrass mandolinist is joined on guitar, bass, banjo and fiddle in 13-track neo-traditional bluegrass album.

Pelican Records
241 Floribel Ave., San Anselmo, CA 94960

9043 ONE DAY MORE: David Maloney. Original songs from west coast singer-songwriter.

P.O. Box 9187, Colorado Springs, CO 80932

04012 Green Light on the Southern: NORMAN and NANCY BLAKE, BOYS OF THE LOUGH. American acoustic guitarist releases 17 musical selections, sometimes accompanied by wife, Nancy Blake.

Porto Franco
162 Duncan St., San Franciso, CA 94110

10 Lose Me In the Sand: MARK GROWDEN. Multi-instrumentalist singer releases banjo album with backing band.

28 W. 25th St., 5th Fl., New York, NY 10010

307SL Acoustic Dreamland: VARIOUS. Collection of 11 acoustic lullabies.

P.O. Box 7405, Charlottesville, VA 22906

1839 Hymns From the Hills: JOE MULLINS and THE RADIO RAMBLERS. Gospel and bluegrass musician releases 14-track album, featuring guests Doyle Lawson, Larry Sparks, Ralph Stanley, Rhonda Vincent and Paul Williams.

Red House
P.O. Box 4044, 501 W. Lynnhurst Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104

237 Call It My Garden: CARRIE ELKIN. Austin-based singer-songwriter delivers 11-track mix of folk, Americana and string band music

PO Box 341537, Austin, TX 78734

Blaze Foley's 113th Wet Dream: GURF MORLIX. New York-based instrumentalist and songwriter releases tribute to Blaze Foley, inspired by American roots.

Ludwig-Wagner-Str. 31A, Lindewerra D-37318, Germany

1164 Diamonds in the Dirt: JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR. British blues singer and guitarist delivers ten originals.

Bruce Sagan
2110 Fulmer Ct., Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Northlands: New Fiddle Tunes in Traditional Scandinavian Styles: BRUCE SAGAN and Lydia Ievins. Accomplished North American fiddlers play Scandinavian trad.-inspired tunes.

P.O. Box 557, Severn, MD 21144

0051 You Can't Keep A Big Man Down: BIG JOE MAHER and THE DYNAFLOWS. Longtime blues musician releases dozen-track album alongside his own five-piece jump-blues group.

117 E. 25th St., Baltimore, MD 21218

1003 Yesterday I Saw the Earth Beautiful: GERRY O'BEIRNE and ROSIE SHIPLEY. Duo consisting of Irish singer-songwriter and American Fiddler release 13-track album featuring fiddle music from Ireland, Cape Breton and Appalachia.

Signature Sounds
P.O. Box 106, Whately, MA 01093

2033 Redbird: Live at the Cafe Carpe: Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, December 2008 & 2009: KRIS DELMHORST, JEFFREY FOUCAULT and PETER MULVEY. One-off group consisting of accomplished singer-songwriters take unique approach to standards and trads in 14-track live album.

Soul Chants
110 East End Avenue 2k, New York, NY 10016

Om Namo Naraynaya: Soul Call: CHANDRIKA KRISHNAMURTHY TANDON. Eight songs composed around a single eight-syllable spiritual chant from Grammy-nominated world music singer.

Lola Spriggs
1131 Alta Loma Rd., Suite 404, West Hollywood, CA 90069

2010 Nobody But You: LOLA SPRIGGS. Ottawa-based country singer releases six tracks, with backing.

Nathan Stanley
7455 Dr. Ralph Stanley Highway, Coeburn, VA 24230

My Kind Of Country: NATHAN STANLEY. Grandson of Ralph Stanley performs 21 country standards alongside revered country singers Gene Watson, Del McCoury, Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs, Jim Lauderdale, Dr. Ralph Stanley, and more.

Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop
P.O. Box 802, Sparta, NJ 07871

143 Thirteen Down: BERT JANSCH CONUNDROM. Studio album from '70s by revered folk singer and touring band.

Caleb Stine
3158 Remington Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21211

I Wasn't Built For A Life Like This: CALEB STINE. Singer-songwriter releases ten original tracks inspired by the city of Baltimore.

P.O. Drawer 10, Ville Platte, LA 70586-0010

6222 Wide Open: DON FONTENOT and FRIENDS OF LOUISIANA. Lousiana-based Cajun band delivers twelve track release.

Talking Horse Music
PO Box 1704, Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Train of Life: STEVE WARNER and THE ROLLING COYOTES. Acoustic Americana band and singer-songwriter release 14-track album.

400 Azalea St., Lafayette, LA 70506

Mile-High Rodeo: JOHANNA DIVINE. Americana artist brings '60s-era flair to her debut album, features backing on bass, fiddle, drums and piano.

Alphaeus Taylor
618D Moulton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90031

War and the Widow: ALPHAEUS TAYLOR. Seven track album from Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter

1875 Treasure Lake, DuBois, PA 15801

2311 Crush: TELEPATH. American producer assembles musicians and singers from around the world for third full-length release.

5219 Whites Creek Pike, Whites Creek, TN 37189

08 A Guitarist's Compendium: 15 Years of Acoustic Addiction: JOHN DANLEY. Compilation of acoustic guitarist's best of instrumental works.

True North Records
14 - 3245 Harvest Rd., Burlington, ON L5N 3T7, Canada

533 Fall For Beauty: LYNN MILES. Canadian singer-songwriter incorporates traditional country and folk roots in her newest album.

Sarah Underhill
1150 Berne Rd., Kerhonkson, NY 12446

Strange Sweethearts: SARAH UNDERHILL. Banshanachie vocalist releases 18-track Celtic-themed album featuring trads and trad-insipred songs.

Unseen Strangers
192 Banbury Rd., Toronto, ON M3B 3C5, Canada

Time Travel: THE UNSEEN STRANGERS. Toronto-based progressive old-time bluegrass band releases a twelve track sophomore album.

P.O. Box 781, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

112 Food, Clothing, & Glaciers: DAVE LIPPMAN. Humorous songs about life from North Carolina singer songwriter.

Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds
32 Water St. #B, Shelburne Falls, MA 01370

9019 The Distance Remaining: CHARLIE KING and KAREN BRANDOW. Trads and folk standards from topical duo.

David Wax
48 Banks St., Apt. 3, Somerville, MA 02144

Everything is Saved: DAVID WAX MUSEUM. Third studio release from New England-based indie-folk band.

Way Yes
316 E. Weisheimer Rd, Columbus, OH 43214

Walkability: WAY YES. Six-track album from Ohio pop group.

Western Jubilee
P.O. Box 9187, Colorado Springs, CO 80932

351290 American: DON EDWARDS. Dozen track recording from accomplished cowboy singer, featuring covers and originals.

Postfach 260227, Köln D-50515, Germany

87199 Brusand Hav: KRAJA. Swedish vocal quartet presents traditional Swedish folk songs, love songs, humorous songs, dance lilts and chorales.

87202 World Wide Wahab: TABADOUL ORCHESTRA. Orchestra plays music of deceased, famed Arabian composer, and founder of the Arabian film soundtrack.

Winter Wilson
102 London Road, Sleaford, Lincs NG34 7LP, UK

005 Milestones: WINTER WILSON. Lincolnshire-based folk duo release 13 original songs.

005 A Soldier's Tale: WINTER WILSON. Four original songs from folk duo; all profits go to charity.

Working Stiff
123 Knapp Lane, Eugene, OR 97404

Break Til You Bend: THE STAGGER and SWAY. Oregon-based four-piece acoustic Americana-rock band releases full-length debut.


Mel Bay
4 Industrial Dr., Pacific, MO 63069-3611

22137 KYLE CREED: CLAWHAMMER BANJO MASTER: Bob Carlin and Dan Levenson. Book and CD combination reveals methods and tablature of Clawhammer banjo as played by Kyle Creed.

Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop
P.O. Box 802, Sparta, NJ 07871

142 American Stranger: HAPPY TRAUM. Accomplished and revered folk singer and guitarist releases enhanced CD of his second Kicking Mule album, paired with a live concert from 1981.