Gold Star’s “Half the Time” Is a Celebration of LA’s Seedy Underbelly
Listen to the cracked, joyous first single from his tumultuous third album, 'Uppers & Downers.'
Erin Rae Has a Song for You When You Feel Like Going Back to Your Old Ways
The Americana artist's next album, 'Putting On Airs,' is out in June. Hear its first single, "Can't Cut Loose," now.
Jonathan Terrell Is a Feminist, Gun Toting Singer Smashing Country Stereotypes
The Austin artist collabs with Spiritualized, swears by jean shorts, and sometimes rocks out with a taxidermied peacock. Catch him at Noisey's Emerge Impact + Music fest in April.
Hurray for the Riff Raff Makes Feminist Murder Ballads for Today's America
Raised in a Puerto Rican family in the Bronx, Alynda Segarra is here to remind you that Americana is for all Americans. Catch her at Noisey's Emerge Impact + Music fest in April.
England's Jade Bird Found the Truth in Southern Feminism
How the "Something American" singer-songwriter is inspired by the strong women of her past.
Mary Gauthier's 'Rifles and Rosary Beads' Is Modern Folk Music at Its Best
The songwriter paired with veterans to write the music for her latest album, and not even she could've predicted the powerful result.
Dori Freeman Is Painting Her Own Picture of Appalachia
As the acclaimed songwriter prepares for the release of 'Letters Never Read,' the 26-year-old gives a glimpse into the world she's creating.
Folk Music Helps David Rawlings See the World
We spoke to the Gillian Welch-collaborator about his new album 'Poor David's Almanack' and how he sees himself fitting into the long tradition of the genre.
Stream The War on Drugs' New Album Now and Go On a Road Trip in Your Mind
'A Deeper Understanding' is streaming from the band's website for 24 hours.
Fast Times and Wild Hallucinations with Korey Dane
We talk to the LA singer about the road trips, bad decisions, and sobering reality checks behind the Springsteen swagger of 'Chamber Girls'
The Secret Sisters Want to Tell You a Ghost Story
Watch the video for "You Don't Own Me Anymore"off the feisty Americana duo's gorgeous new album, and read our conversation about resilience, femininity, and murder ballads.
Watch Americana Queen Mary Bragg's Video for "Wildfire"
The song, off her latest album 'Lucky Strike,' "is unconcerned with sugarcoating a reality that's difficult to swallow. "
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