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Words & Music Welcomes Steven Bernstein!

Please join us in welcoming trumpeter Steven Bernstein to the Words & Music family! Steven Bernstein is an American trumpeter, slide trumpeter, arranger/composer and bandleader from New York City, who lives outside of musical convention. He is best known for his work as an arranger and a trumpet player in his bands Sexmob, the Millennial Territory Orchestra, The Lounge… Read more »

Words & Music Welcomes Vetiver!

Please join us in welcoming Vetiver to the Words & Music roster! “Vetiver is the long running stage and recording name of San Francisco’s Andy Cabic, who since 2003 has released over 6 albums and toured around the world supporting artists such as Wilco, The Shins, Fleet Foxes and Beach House.  Vetiver craft nuanced, understated songs… Read more »

Words & Music Welcomes Sawyer Fredericks!

We’re happy to announce the addition of Sawyer Fredericks to the Words & Music family! Sawyer Fredericks is an eighteen year old singer songwriter and winner of the 8th season of NBC’s The Voice. Not only was he the youngest winner in the show’s history, but he was also the first Voice artist to land 14 songs in the iTunes overall top… Read more »

Chasing Trane: The Coltrane Documentary

Fine people, Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary opens in L.A. tomorrow! Come down at 7:20PM for a Q&A with the film’s director and John Densmore from The Doors. You can catch screenings for the premiere of the John Coltrane documentary this weekend at The Landmark and The Laemmle Pasadena. For a full list of screenings… Read more »

Stereogum premieres Los Colognes new single “Flying Apart”

Thank you Stereogum for the first peek at Los Colognes stunner of a new album The Wave! Listen to the first single “Flying Apart” via Stereogum, here and catch them live at one of the dates below. Upcoming tour dates: 02/25 Knoxville, TN @ The Mill & Mine 03/16 Charleston, SC @ Charleston Music Hall *… Read more »

Congrats to all of our Grammy Nominees!!!

Congratulations to all of this year’s Grammy Award nominees including our very own: BEST AMERICAN ROOTS PERFORMANCE Sarah Jarosz – “House of Mercy” BEST FOLK ALBUM Sarah Jarosz – Undercurrent BEST ROCK ALBUM Luther Russell – co-writer of “LA Girlz” & “Endless Bummer” on Weezer’s Weezer Alex Goose – co-writer of “Thank God For Girls”… Read more »

Words & Music welcomes Chastity Brown!

Thrilled to announce the addition of the amazing Chastity Brown to our little W&M/Big Deal Music Family! “Brown is not just a folk artist, she is a poet, one who pours every ounce of her life and feeling into her music, one who is impossible to ignore.” – CITY PAGES

Sara Watkins – The Holidays With You

Excited to dig into Amazon Music’s ‘Acoustic Christmas’ featuring our very own Sara Watkins. “The Holidays With You” is definitely one of our new favorite holiday tunes!!

Happy Release Day to Miranda Lambert!

Happy Release Day Miranda Lambert and congrats to our own Gwen Sebastian! Co-writer of “Runnin’ Just In Case,” “Dear Old Sun,” and “I’ve Got Wheels”. Check out this feature on NPR: On ‘The Weight Of These Wings,’ Miranda Lambert Improvises A Life