• MCP’s 2016 Year-End Roundup

    MCP’s 2016 Year-End Roundup

    Many sites have crafted all manner of “Best Of 2016” lists, reviews, and other musical offerings–we decided not to partake this year, because honestly, we go to great lengths to feature only the best music all year long–and what a year it’s been! In 2016, Mother Church Pew reviewed over 40 stellar releases from amazing […]

  • Interview: Justin Osborne of SUSTO

    Interview: Justin Osborne of SUSTO

    As SUSTO frontman Justin Osborne and I sit and talk over coffee recently, he delivers some shocking news. “Tony Dong is no more,” he informs me, of the band’s beloved tour van, which was commemorated on a band t-shirt and was integral to SUSTO folklore. “Last time you and I talked, we were on tour—we did a […]

  • Show Review: SUSTO

    Show Review: SUSTO

    In Nashville, there’s no such thing as a school night when it comes to live music, so it was no surprise that there was a healthy crowd at Mercy Lounge last Tuesday to witness the raw energy of Charleston-based progressive Americana outfit SUSTO. The band has been on tour for a while playing shows coast-to-coast, […]

  • “Cigarettes, Whiskey & Wine” – New Video from SUSTO

    “Cigarettes, Whiskey & Wine” – New Video from SUSTO

    Charleston-based Americana outfit SUSTO is making their debut appearance at the Stagecoach Festival this weekend in Indio, California!  The band is currently on a headlining tour following prior support tours with Futurebirds and Heartless Bastards. They have unleashed a new video for their “Cigarettes, Whiskey & Wine,” a song from their 2014 self-titled debut album, featuring footage from their […]

  • Interview: SUSTO

    Interview: SUSTO

    At the beginning of progressive Americana band SUSTO’s tour, the fivesome found themselves in the midst of a blizzard in Little Rock, Arkansas.  “We were getting close to our hotel, and we’d been sliding around on the road.  It was 2:00 a.m., and we got stuck in fresh snow on the road. We pushed it […]