Josh Ritter: Acoustic MicroShow Video

Josh Ritter: Acoustic MicroShow Video

Listen to Americana music by Josh Ritter with this video of a recent acoustic performance for his latest album Gathering. He starts his tour with The Royal City Band this Sunday in Dallas, and will be here at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on January 12, 2018.

Video

Just a few days before his new album Gathering was released, Josh Ritter performed for The Current (89.3) and 75 lucky fans, packed into the basement of The Turf Club (aka The Clown Lounge), Saint Paul, Minnesota. He performed songs with bassist Zachariah Hickman from ‘Gathering’ and a few standout tracks from his catalog, in an uplifting and spirited performance.

Full MicroShow performance for The Current (89.3) – 44 min 49 sec

 

Songs

These are the songs performed in the video with their start times.

 0:20 Feels Like Lightning
 4:08 Showboat
 8:15 Train Go By
13:10 Dreams
19:30 Thunderbolt's Goodnight
23:28 Oh Lord, Part 3
27:20 I Can't Believe We Were Ever Strangers
31:30 Henrietta, Indiana
35:05 When Will I Be Changed?
40:45 Getting Ready to Get Down

Playlist

Here is my playlist of his songs.

Josh Ritter (Playlist) – 56 songs, 3 hr 29 min

 

Listen to more of his music at my Josh Ritter post with additional albums, videos, and links. I will update my music post to include the new video.

Photo credit: Gathering @ Amazon (album cover)

Josh Ritter: Gathering

Josh Ritter: Gathering

Listen to Americana music by Josh Ritter on his 9th album Gathering that was just released yesterday.

“Josh Ritter remains at the top of his game two decades into a highlight-strewn career. He’d be forgiven for loosening his grip, but his hand has never felt surer.” – NPR

“Midway between the country, gospel and soul camps, with thickly stacked harmonies that evoke the Dead’s own folk-rock classic American Beauty.” – Rolling Stone

He is now on tour with The Royal City Band, including here at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater on January 12, 2018.

Album

Enjoy his new album.

Gathering (2017) – 13 songs, 50 min

 

Video

Here is a live performance of a song from the ew album recorded earlier this year on The Prairie Home Companion on PBS.

Oh Lord (Part Three) on Gathering (2017) – 3 min 59 sec

 

Playlist

Here is my playlist of his songs.

Josh Ritter (Playlist) – 56 songs, 3 hr 29 min

 

Listen to more of his music at my Josh Ritter post with additional albums, videos, and links. I will update my music post to include the new album, and incorporate new songs in my playlist.

Photo credit: Gathering @ Amazon (album cover)

The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter: 10th Anniversary

The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter: 10th Anniversary

Today is the 10th anniversary of the 5th album by Josh RitterThe Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter. I thought you might enjoy listening to it again — it’s as good as ever!

Album

The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter by Josh Ritter (2007) – 14 songs, 42 min

 

New Singles

He has a new album Gathering to be released on Sep 22, along with another tour (Oct – Feb), including here in Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater on Jan 12th. He says “It’s a record of joy and sadness and laughter and lightning”. Here are several singles from that upcoming album.

Showboat (2017) – 4 min 22 sec

 

Thunderbolt’s Goodnight (2017) – 4 min 5 sec

 

Playlist

Here is my playlist of his songs.

Josh Ritter (Playlist) – 56 songs, 3 hr 29 min

 

Listen to more of his music at my Josh Ritter post with additional albums, videos, and links.

Photo credit: The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter @ Amazon (album cover)

Louis Landon: Classic Pop Rock Solo Piano

Louis Landon: Classic Pop Rock Solo Piano

Listen to solo piano by Louis Landon on his new album Classic Pop Rock Solo Piano.

Classic Pop Rock Solo Piano (2017) – 12 songs, 51 min

 

Listen to more of his music at my Louis Landon post for more of his albums, videos, and links. This new album has been included there as well.

Photo credit: Classic Pop Rock Solo Piano @ Amazon (album cover)

Imagine Dragons: Evolve

Imagine Dragons: Evolve

Listen to rock music by Imagine Dragons on their new (3rd) album Evolve.

New Album

Evolve (2017) – 11 songs, 39 min

 

Videos

Here are several videos from the new album.

Believer – 3 min 36 sec

 

Thunder – 3 min 53 sec

 

See my original music post on Imagine Dragons if you want to listen to more of their music, view their videos, or access related links. This new album has also be incorporated directly into the Albums section of that post.

Photo credit: Evolve @ Amazon

Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie

Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie

Listen to pop rock music by Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie, longtime members of Fleetwood Mac, who have joined together to record their first-ever album as a duo. Their album also includes other Fleetwood Mac members, Mick Fleetwood and John “Mac” McVie, but not Stevie Nicks. They are currently on a North American tour (June – August).

Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie (2017) – 10 songs, 39 min

 

Videos

Here are some videos for this album.

In My World on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon – 4 min 43 sec

 

The Making of the Album – 17 min 6 sec

 

Links

These are links to his website, social media, general information, and music stores.

Photo credit: Lindsey Buckingham / Christine McVie @ Amazon (album cover).

Procol Harum: Novum

Procol Harum: Novum

Listen to rock music by Procol Harum on their new (13th) studio album Novum.

New Album

This is their first album of new studio material in 13 years as Procol Harum celebrates their 50th year in 2017. After finishing concerts throughout UK in May, they continue their European tour in September in the Netherlands, Germany, and Finland. Enjoy the new album.

Novum (2017) – 11 songs, 56 min

 

Single

Also the following single was released with a new stereo mix of their major 1967 hit from 50 years ago. It continues to be one of the best-selling singles of all time (one of the few to sell over 10 million), including the recently-awarded accolade of “most-played single of the past seventy-five years”.

A Whiter Shade of Pale: 50th Anniversary Stereo Mix – Full length(2017) – 5 min 55 sec

 
In recent years they have released ten re-mastered CD albums, plus the 2-CD anthology Secrets of the Hive; their DVDs In Concert with the Danish National Concert Orchestra and Live at The Union Chapel have been widely acclaimed. There’s also a special 4-disc CD/DVD box-set compendium – aptly titled All This and More – featuring 68 of the band’s many unique compositions.

Videos

Here are various videos of A Whiter Shade of Pale.

A Whiter Shade of Pale Live in London (May 13, 2017) – 10 min 15 sec

 

A Whiter Shade of Pale Live concert with Danish National Concert Orchestra and choir at Ledreborg Castle, Denmark (Aug 2006) – 5 min 56 sec

 

A Whiter Shade of Pale (Original Music video) (1967) – 4 min 0 sec

 

A Whiter Shade of Pale – Cover by Annie Lennox on The Annie Lennox Collection (1995) – 5 min 18 sec

 

A Whiter Shade of Pale – Cover by Sarah Brightman on La Luna (2000) – 3 min 9 sec

 

Links

These are links to social media, general information, music players and music stores.

Photo credit: Novum @ Amazon (album cover).