The Deep Dark Woods joins Sugar Hill with new album
- Created on Tuesday, 18 October 2011 22:33
Today, we are excited to announce the US/Worldwide release of "The Place I Left Behind", the new album by Canadian folk rockers The Deep Dark Woods. This band is the newest member of the Sugar Hill family, and we are ecstatic to be working with them to bring you this fine music!
You'll like this band if you like Neil Young, The Band, The Low Anthem, Grateful Dead... or if you just like quality roots-oriented songwriting, tight arrangements, smooth three-part harmonies, and tall Canadian roots musicians with plenty of facial hair.
For a limited time you can stream the entire record over on AOL Spinner!
Download a free song from the album.
Download on iTunes or AmazonMP3
Joey + Rory release their first Christmas Album
- Created on Tuesday, 11 October 2011 18:28
Award-winning duo Joey+Rory release their "A Farmhouse Christmas" album on Vanguard/Sugar Hill Records today. In a unique move for holiday albums, 10 of the 12 cuts on the new cd are either new songs or cuts never released as Christmas songs.
Sarah Jarosz Releases Music Video For "Run Away"
- Created on Monday, 26 September 2011 22:55
Click to watch Sarah Jarosz's first music video for her new single "Run Away" from her critically acclaimed album "Follow me Down". The video was filmed late this summer in and around Adams Tennessee, the supposed home of the "Bell Witch". Can't think of a better way to get into the fall spirit
Kenny Vaughan "V" Now Available
- Created on Tuesday, 13 September 2011 14:42
"Kenny Vaughan is the coolest cat in anybody's town and one of the hottest guitar players in the world. He's also a man of unique style, and I hereby nominate him to the Hall of Greats of Hipster Poets. In reality, Cuzin Kenny is no less than a natural wonder. I love everything about him." - Marty Stuart 2011
Go-To Nashville Session Guitar Player and Sideman, Kenny Vaughan, has released his long anticipated solo album. The album features an eclectic mix of guitar supremacy ranging from psychedelic guitar rock to blazing fast country chops. The album is available on CD, MP3, and Vinyl (October 4th).
Click here to for a free MP3 from the album
Buy the album on CD @ Amazon: here
Buy the MP3 album on iTunes: here
CONNIE SMITH’S LONG LINE OF HEARTACHES, HER FIRST CD IN 15 YEARS, NOW AVAILABLE
- Created on Tuesday, 23 August 2011 18:50
"From the torch ballad "I'm Not Blue" to the dance-floor shuffle of "Anymore", Long Line Of Heartaches serves as a welcome reminder of why Smith ranks among country music's most beloved artists." - Associated Press
“The album is ample proof, if it were ever needed, that Connie Smith was, and still is, one of the finest female vocalists ever to grace country music.” – Four Stars, Maverick Magazine
“An immaculately recorded collection that demonstrates the power of straight-down-the-line country.” – Nashville Scene
Click here to preview tracks from Long Line Of Heartaches.
Nashville, TN (August 23rd, 2011) New recordings by the country music legend Connie Smith, long acclaimed as one of the greatest singers in the history of the genre have been as rare as the voice and knowing singing she brings to them. Long Line of Heartaches, her first full album of new material since 1998 (and only her second since 1978) is an event in the making. That’s not just for the rarity, or because her legions of fans have so long awaited this news, but because in its range of undiluted traditional country moods, themes, rhythms and sound, this new Sugar Hill release is simply, unmistakably a new Connie Smith masterpiece, offering the pleasures of the very best that saw release during her remarkable run of recordings during the 1960s and‘70s.
Country Music Guitar Virtuoso Kenny Vaughan to release solo debut on Sept. 13th
- Created on Wednesday, 27 July 2011 15:01
– GO-TO COUNTRY GUITARIST KENNY VAUGHAN’S SOLO DEBUT –
TO BE RELEASED ON SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE—Sugar Hill Records is proud to announce the September 13th release of V, the long-awaited solo debut from Nashville’s not-so-secret weapon: Kenny Vaughan. Since first arriving in Music City in the late ‘80s from his home state of Colorado, Vaughan quickly set himself apart as a different breed of guitar-slinger—technically assured and, more importantly, armed with a deeply felt reverence for a wide range of musical traditions encompassing vintage country, classic pop, hard bop, and beyond. The ten tracks that comprise V dip toes in all of these waters, forming a handy crash course in the trademark wit, flash, and unfailing musicality that has kept Kenny Vaughan so in-demand for the past quarter-century.