Category Archives: Civil Wars

What’s been happening with the Ironbath?

The last few months have had quite a few changes in the Ironbath’s life. A new job meant a new location – lots of boxes and a move back across the country. The good news is that the Ironbath is … 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

Posted in Adele, Brandi Carlile, Civil Wars, First Aid Kit, Fleet Foxes, Larkin Poe, Lissie, Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers, The Civil Wars | Leave a comment

Cayamo 2012: The best boat in the ocean

The Ironbath’s blog is back from his February break! It is very hard to explain or review Cayamo. In basic terms it is a big boat in the Caribbean filled with over 45 artists ranging from The Civil Wars, Lyle … Continue reading

Posted in Aurora Belle, Brady Blade, Buddy Miller, Callaghan, Cayamo, Civil Wars, David Ryan Harris, Enter The Haggis, James McMurtry, Jim Lauderdale, Joe Purdy, John Hiatt, John Prine, Keb' Mo, Levi Lowrey, Lucinda Williams, Lyle Lovett, Native Run, Regina McCrary, Rhett Miller, Richard Thompson, Sara Watkins, Sarah Dugas, Sarah Jaffe, Sean Watkins, Shawn Mullins, Sixthman, The Civil Wars, WPA | 1 Comment

The Staves: Imagine Laura Marling harmonising with 2 sisters

When a guy in Oklahoma asked the Ironbath about a new British indie folk act that are just about to make an international splash by supporting one of the hottest acts of the year, The Civil Wars, he felt compelled to … Continue reading

Posted in Adele, Brett Anderson, Civil Wars, Coldplay, Fleet Foxes, James Vincent McMorrow, Josh Ritter, Laura Marling, Michael Kiwanuka, Mumford & Sons, Nick Mulvey, Paul Thomas Saunders, The Staves, Urusen | 1 Comment

American Songwriter Live Sessions Download

Another superb free CD from Noise Trade in Assocation with American Songwriter Magazine . There are some great acoustic tracks with the tracks by Robert Ellis & Jessica Lea Mayfield standing out. Whilst you’re at Noise Trade you might like to download … Continue reading

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