Pokey LaFarge, the genre-defying St.-Louis based songwriter, singer, guitarist, and music preservationist, released Something in the Water on 4/7/2015.
The Pine Hill Project, which features Richard Shindell and Lucy Kaplansky, released Tomorrow You’re Going on 3/17/2015. If you liked Cry, Cry, Cry, you might want to try this one.
Rhiannon Giddens, a member of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, released her first solo cd, called Tomorrow Is My Turn, on 2/10/2015. See the Speckled Bird review.
Norman Blake, the iconic and much-loved Southern guitar picker, fiddler, and mandolin player, released a new cd of original songs, called Wood, Wire & Words on 1/20/2015.
The Punch Brothers, with mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile, released a new cd, The Phosphorescent Blues, on 1/27/2015.
In Production/Coming Up
The Honeycutters, an Asheville, NC group is working on a cd called Oh Me, Oh My. Estimated release date: 4/21/2015.
Tom Russell, the Texas singer/songwriter, is due to release a new cd, The Rose of Roscrae, on 5/28/2015.
Danny Shafer, a Colorado-based singer/songwriter is working on a new cd. Estimated release date: September, 2015.