Category Archives: Brandi Carlile

A dash of Lucinda Williams and a dollop of Mary Chapin Carpenter

The promo material for Jess Klein claims a soundness (an aural likeness – a new definition for the word that the Ironbath claims to have invented!) with Brandi Carlile, Stevie Nicks & Lucinda Williams. Quite an unholy trinity of female … Continue reading

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How NOT to become a music star

The music industry has changed beyond recognition in recent years. Here are 10 rules that used to be sacrosanct if you wanted to be a musician, but today you need to break every one of them if you want to be … Continue reading

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Looking back to the first Cayamo Pt 2

The first Cayamo in 2008 was simply the greatest experience. These five songs are a special memory of that journey for the Ironbath. . The Bowmans – Make It Last . The Bowmans – a twin sister duo – got on the boat by winning … Continue reading

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Top 5: Covers of Cayamoans

The Ironbath loves a good cover version. There is a distinct difference between a cover version and a copy. The former requires the performer to deliver someone else’s song in their own style. Whereas a copy is simply when a … Continue reading

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