Everyone from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga has sung from The Great American Songbook – classic songs so familiar they are woven into our cultural fabric.
After Bob Dylan won the Nobel and pop songs are the new poetry, what other songwriters and artists are worthy of the award?
The superstar alt-pop acts will be joined byLykke Li, Khruangbin and Nadine Shah and many more still to be announced.
The George Harrison Fund dates back to In 1971, when Harrison and Ravi Shankar staged the ground-breaking Concert For Bangladesh in New York.
Further names are due to be announced for this historic one-off show scheduled for 12 July 2019.
His 'Albedo 0.39' album made its UK chart debut on 9 October 1976 and went on to become his first British top 20 title.
Highway 61 runs for 1,400 miles between New Orleans and Wyoming, but for our purposes, we'll concentrate on the section dubbed “The Highway Of The Blues”, the area that is the Mississippi...
The Bedford-born artist played the Honky Tonk Stage on the Sunday of this year's inaugural Long Road.
Don Was is a widely-respected artist, producer and record label boss and overall Renaissance man.
Billy Bragg has found favour with country and Americana fans since his landmark 'Mermaid Avenue' Wilco collaboration.
The album draws from the American roots music panoply of country, blues, R&B, gospel, soul, and rockabilly and has been widely acclaimed.
Two of the co-founders of the Byrds will perform the full album with Marty Stuart and his band the Fabulous Superlatives.
The “consciously not too preachy” songs, fuse Peyroux’s, at times political outlook, with glimpses into her personal world.
With its roots in country tradition and punk attitude, Americana music is hard to define but easy to love. uDiscover Music dons a Nudie suit and goes in search of the Americana...
Iconic singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has partnered with bourbon makers Angel's Envy to create 'Heaven's Door': a new signature line of whiskeys.
A new agreement between the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) and curator MajikBus unlocks treasures by Muddy Waters, Johnny Cash and many more.