Hamilton Bluegrass Covers

By: Brn

The Playbillies – a bluegrass band who perform covers of Broadway hits – have turned their hand to Hamilton. It starts off a little underwhelming but just you wait…

No offence to The Playbillies, but this whets my appetite for a Punch Brothers cover album a la Ryan Adams’ 1989. Here’s another genre-bending Hamilton cover – The Penn Band’s rendition of “My Shot.”

Old Crow Medicine Show & Brandi Carlile Free Mp3s!

Old Crow Medicine Show and Brandi Carlile are currently on tour together and to celebrate, they’re offering a free, legal mp3 sampler via Noisetrade (click link for download page and tour dates). OCMS also covered Carlile’s “Alibi”…

Amanda Palmer: New David Bowie Tribute Album!

Amanda Palmer will release an album of beautiful string quartet David Bowie covers tomorrow for $1 on Bandcamp. Among her collaborators are her husband, author Neil Gaiman, and the original Hedwig, John Cameron Mitchell. Hear a sample and preorder below…

Allison Crowe: Newfoundland Vinyl 3 (Album Review & Mp3s)

Canadian singer-songwriter Allison Crowe continues her Newfoundland Vinyl traditional folk series with the release of Newfoundland Vinyl 3. Allison gives new meaning to the word multi-tasking by once again arranging, performing, producing and engineering a collection of traditional Canadian and Celtic folk songs from the local theatrical production for which she serves as Musical Director. Following is my review of the album along with several mp3s, including three songs premiering here on Muruch.com…

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Muruch.com Presents Allison Crowe Album Release!

Muruch.com Presents: Allison Crowe has been released! The 21-track digital album is available for purchase exclusively on Allison Crowe’s official Bandcamp page, so 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the artist herself.

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