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The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
FeaturesJul 9, 2024

Artist: Rose Gerber Hometown: Portland, Oregon Latest Album: Untraveled Highway Genre is dead (long live genre!), but how would you describe the genres and styles your music inhabits? I like to describe my music as rock meets country, though I have some '90s alternative and pop influences in there. To mash all those up into…

The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
FeaturesJul 2, 2024

Artist: JEMS Hometown: Los Angeles, California Latest Album: Back Around Personal nicknames (or rejected band names): Wild Valley Dream Weavers, lots of others! Which artist has influenced you the most – and how? I grew up with Joni Mitchell. For every season of life, her music feels like the soundtrack. I find myself returning to…

The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
FeaturesJun 25, 2024

At whatever level you may be plugged into the online bluegrass scene, you have surely heard, seen, or scrolled into content by Bronwyn Keith-Hynes and Brenna MacMillan. These two young, talented pickers are part of a vibrant and blossoming community of traditional musicians and folk artists that includes folks like Cristina Vane, Victor Furtado, Hilary…

The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
FeaturesJun 24, 2024

A decade after BGS’s first appearance at Newport Folk Fest, we’re thrilled to be returning to Rhode Island for A BLUEGRASS SITUATION, a special late night aftershow hosted by Ed Helms and Noam Pikelny on Saturday, July 27. We’re putting together an evening of old school bluegrass and folk favorites that we'll be playing with…

The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
FeaturesJun 20, 2024

Soon after Earl Scruggs and Lester Flatt ended their partnership and their band The Foggy Mountain Boys in 1969, Earl created The Earl Scruggs Revue with his sons. They recorded for a major label, Columbia, and toured regularly until 1980, disbanding in 1982. This is the story of how I came to see, hear and…

The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'
The Many Folk Art Threads of Jake Xerxes Fussell's 'When I'm Called'