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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 

Album of the week: John Coltrane’s ‘A Love Supreme’

“A Love Supreme is Coltrane’s personal testament, his sermon of devotion and connection, his Namaste. Fifty years after its release, voices that speak of divine light and supreme love have trouble being heard. Lines that divide people run deep. At odds with itself, the world lacks the spirit to ascend and is needful once again… Read more »

Sean Watkins shares “Road Listening” playlist

Regain your post-election chill with this playlist Sean Watkins put together for us back when he wrapped up his latest tour – “these are some songs I’ve been listening to while I drive from town to town, with the exception of my own songs, which I get plenty of time with on stage. A fair… Read more »