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Sturgill Picks Up Emerging Artist Of The Year Award At The Americana Awards

A huge congratulations to Sturgill Simpson who was crowned Emerging Artist Of The Year at last night’s annual Americana Music Association Awards! Despite being nominated amongst some pretty stiff competition from the likes of Loose alumni, Hurray For The Riff Raff, we reckon few would take issue with Sturgill going home with the prize. Sturgill and that shit-hot band […]

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Sturgill Picks Up Emerging Artist Of The Year Award At The Americana Awards

A huge congratulations to Sturgill Simpson who was crowned Emerging Artist Of The Year at last night’s annual Americana Music Association Awards! Despite being nominated amongst some pretty stiff competition from the likes of Loose alumni, Hurray For The Riff Raff, we reckon few would take issue with Sturgill going home with the prize. Sturgill and that shit-hot band […]

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Watch Sturgill Simpson ‘Living The Dream’ On Conan

Sturgill Simpson and his shit-hot band (bassist Kevin Black, drummer Miles Miller & Estonian guitarist Laur Joamets), appeared on US TV show Conan O’Brien last night to perform the wholly appropriate ‘Living The Dream’. “Ain’t no point getting outta bed if you ain’t living the dream…“, ain’t that right? Check it out. Sturgill brings his […]

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Loose Heads To Nashville For The Americana Festival & Awards

A busy week for Loose in Nashville next week, with four Loose artists heading towards Tennessee for the annual Americana Music Awards, Festival & Conference. The action kicks off on Wednesday, where Sturgill Simpson plays the awards show at the Ryman, having been nominated for Emerging Act Of The Year. For those lucky folk making their […]

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Download Justin Townes Earle’s New Album Today!

Two weeks until the official UK release date of Justin Townes Earle‘s new album ‘Single Mothers’ too long to wait? Well, best get over to iTunes, Amazon or your favourite legal download hub and download it today. We’ll be posting CD orders from the Loose shop next week. And vinyl? News on that soon… – iTunes – Amazon – Loose […]

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Justin Townes Earle Signs To Loose!

Big news here at Loose HQ… if you’re already familiar with Justin Townes Earle – as we suspect you might well be – you can imagine how excited we are to sign him to Loose. Justin’s 5th album ‘Single Mothers’ will be released on September 22nd. Pre-order here via the Loose Shop. Check out Justin’s video […]

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Israel Nash’s Rain Plans, out today in North America

Today marks Loose’s first ever release in North America, in partnership with Thirty Tigers. It’s a big step for us, so we had to make sure we kicked off our venture into North America with a killer album and Israel Nash’s masterpiece, ‘Rain Plans’ seemed to fit the bit perfectly. Having seen its European release last year, the […]

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CMT Edge Premieres Israel Nash’s New Video For Who In Time

We’ve been treated to another exceptional video from Israel Nash. This time it’s for ‘Who In Time‘, recorded live at Room 17 Studios in NYC by Ted Young. CMT Edge hosted the premiere yesterday, along with a few words about the video from Israel himself. Check it out here. Whilst we’re looking forward to welcoming Israel back to Europe […]

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Andrew Combs Names New Album + Gives Away Two New Songs

The Line Of Best Fit have revealed the title for Andrew Combs’ follow up to his 2012 debut album as “All These Dreams”, due for release on the 9th February 2015. Andrew spoke to Best Fit [here] about the two new songs he’d recorded in a session for LR Baggs and American Songwriter in June of […]

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Danny & The Champs To Play At Jack White’s Third Man Records

If it wasn’t already exciting enough that Danny & The Champs had been invited to Nashville to play the Americana Music Festival this September, then the news that their official showcase will take place at Jack White’s legendary recording spot, Third Man Records, will surely impress. It’s  the “Wonka’s Chocolate Factory of Rock and Roll” says Danny. Danny […]

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Israel Nash US & European Tour Dates Announced + US Pre-Orders

Israel Nash’s worldwide assault continues, with the announcement of a fan-pleasingly long list of tour dates throughout Europe and the US. Check them out below, then get on over to Israel’s webstore to peruse the Rain Plans album pre-order option so CDs, LPs, instant digital downloads and some very good lookin’ t-shirts. Find them here.

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Watch Israel Nash In Session For KEXP

It’s very important that you set aside some time to watch this fantastic session by Israel Nash, recorded for KEXP last month. Great interview too, with a lot of love from KEXP, who are clearly big fans of the album. And rightly so. Israel Nash’s Rain Plans hits US stores on 19th August. “As Midday Show host […]

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Watch Sturgill on Letterman

Sturgill Simpson and his awesome young band performed Life Of Sin on The Late Show With David Letterman, last night. They absolutely killed it. Check out the video below.