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 →
This edition of The Pew Playlist once again circles the globe with Americana and Folk offerings from the United States, Australia, and Norway. There's also a lot of love songs in the mix this week, paired with heavier topics of breakups, the tolls of addiction, and the struggles with mental health. Without further ado, here... 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 →
The Pew Playlist is now at full strength! That means there's 50 new and recent Americana songs ready for you. Going forward I'll rotate 5 off the list each week and add 5 new ones to keep it fresh. The playlist also continues to gain followers. If you like the list, please share it with... Continue Reading →
This week's Pew Playlist takes advantage of the stylistic diversity of the Americana music scene. Folk, blues rock, country, bluegrass, and even alternative rock have some influences on this lineup. That's what makes the genre so much fun! Without further ado, here is this week’s Pew Playlist presented in the order they were added to... 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 →
A roundup of the latest in Americana, alt-country, folk, and bluegrass music. Yes, the Pew Playlist is supposed to be published each Friday. But some things are worth the wait. This week we're featuring plenty of traditional sounds, with a few appearances from their more modern counterparts. Without further ado, here is this week’s Pew... Continue Reading →
A new Spotify playlist rounding up the best new Americana. Sit back, relax, and take a listen. Loyal readers of Mother Church Pew will be familiar with the Pew Playlist. It's been a regular feature of the blog and a fan favorite. It's also a lot of fun to put together because I get to... Continue Reading →