Our latest update to our Americana Spotify Playlist includes Angela Perley, Alicia Stockman, Spencer LaJoye, Charles Wesley Godwin, and Naomi Keyte!
New additions to the Pew Playlist! Check out new music from The Accidentals, Karen Jonas, Strand of Oaks, Sean Rowe, and Birdtalker!
Ranging from good old fashioned toe-tapping bluegrass to modern-influenced country, this edition of the Pew Playlist has something for everyone. Without further ado, here is this week’s Pew Playlist presented in the order they were added to the list. Music is sorted for an enjoyable “mixtape” experience. But feel free to shuffle it up! "AFTER... Continue Reading →
The Pew Playlist once again benefits from the international reach of Americana music as we add songs from Norway and Iceland. Those tracks are paired with a couple others that highlight classic Nashville and Texas country sounds. We also get to hear how a classical music upbringing is put to work on a folk rocker.... Continue Reading →
This edition of the Pew Playlist almost feels like a competition: How many musical influences can come together in 5 songs? We've got touches of gospel, soul, folk rock, Nordicana, blues-country, and everything in between. Without further ado, here is this week’s Pew Playlist presented in the order they were added to the list. Music... Continue Reading →
From outlaw twang to crisp ballads, pedal steel to electric guitar, and toe-tapping to head-nodding, this week's Pew Playlist spans across all of the elements that set Americana apart. Without further ado, here is this week’s Pew Playlist presented in the order they were added to the list. Music is sorted for an enjoyable “mixtape”... Continue Reading →
The Oh Hellos - Eurus EP Eurus, the second installment of The Oh Hellos' four-EP project inspired by the Greek mythological wind deities that bring the seasons, is out today. Throughout the series, there’s an overarching question being asked: “Where did my ideas come from?” With each EP and the “wind” it represents, siblings Tyler and... Continue Reading →
Animal Years - Far From Home Brooklyn-by-way-of-Baltimore pop rockicana trio Animal Years released their new EP today via eOne Records, a follow up to their acclaimed debut Sun Will Rise. Produced by Ryan Hadlock, renowned for his work with The Lumineers, Brandi Carlile and Vance Joy, Far From Home houses five life-affirming fist-pumpers that are a guilty pleasure... Continue Reading →
Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton - Wildflower Blues The Be Good Tanyas co-founders Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton gracefully wind their twangy way through rootsy folk and ragtime jazz, to soulful R&B and rollicking rock n' roll on their new album, Wildflower Blues, out today via their own label, Cinquefoil Records. Featuring originals and covers of Townes... Continue Reading →
Penny & Sparrow - Wendigo Kyle Jahnke and Andy Baxter follow up their acclaimed 2015 release, Let A Lover Drown You, with Wendigo, their brand new album out today via I Love You. Known for their cerebrally poignant lyrics and aching harmonies, this Texas-bred Florence, Alabama-based alt-folk duo sets the bar even higher with this record. Named for a... Continue Reading →