By Nick Brunner
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Where do Hardcore Punk and Folk music meet? Kevin Seconds certainly has an idea. Hear songs from New Year's Rulin's recorded live in our studio.
By Melody Stone
Wednesday, January 07, 2015
DC Americana band, South Rail, is coming to town - but the show might be a little more geeky and they're used to.
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
As a child, Brown had to connect with her folk singer dad, Greg Brown, from a distance. Now, as adults and peers, their musical lives are intertwined.
By Melody Stone
Monday, September 22, 2014
Cave Women weave together improvisational jazz with layered vocals to create what some are calling jazz-pop. They're debuting a new EP at Shine Cafe on Wednesday.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Parker Millsap, a 21-year-old with a thick rubber-band tenor, is rising in the Americana world.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Relationships are complicated, and as Cary Ann Hearst says of her marriage to musical partner Michael Trent, "It's a strange thing to be held accountable as part of a musical act."
By Kent Teeters
Friday, July 04, 2014
These voices are American through-and-through, but if their songs are not shared with young people is there a danger we could forget about them? Perhaps not, thanks to the influence of YouTube and institutions like the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
The Grammy Award-winning folk group “Carolina Chocolate Drops” will perform at the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto July 2. The band visited the Insight studio last year ahead of a sold-out show in Sacramento.
By Steve Milne
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Downtown Sacramento’s annual series of free concerts, called “Friday Night Concerts in the Park,” begins its 11-week run tomorrow. Four bands will be playing, including The Nickel Slots.