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Colin’s new album, bLOW will be released September 17, 2021 (on Highway 20/Thirty Tigers). bLOW is the first release on Lucinda Williams’ imprint Highway 20 and embodies the powerful blues-meets-rock-meets-roots style Linden has crafted over his illustrious 45-year career, which set its course following a fateful meeting with Howlin’ Wolf at age 11. The opening track […]

Colin Linden Remembers Chuck Berry

It’s almost impossible to think of this world without Chuck Berry in it, but it’s even more difficult to think of a world without his music. Fortunately, we won’t have to do that because Chuck Berry’s musical will live forever. The spirit of freedom, of adventure and the fresh discovery of life pour through his […]

Rolling Stone…Hear Eric Church, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings’ Brooding ‘Bury My Heart’

    Canadian roots-music heroes Blackie and the Rodeo Kings enlisted an all-star lineup of female vocalists – Lucinda Williams, Rosanne Cash and Emmylou Harris, among them – for their 2011 album Kings and Queens. Now the singer-songwriter supergroup of Colin Linden, Stephen Fearing and Tom Wilson are playing with the boys, releasing their new album Kings […]

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings release Kings and Kings!

As promised Blackie and The Rodeo Kings are set to deliver the companion piece to their 2011 collaboration album King And Queens. Where that album featured guest appearances from some of the band’s favourite female singers, Kings And Kings features some of the band’s best ‘guy’ friends from the world of roots, blues, and country. […]

‘Nashville’ changed lives, launched careers in Music City…and NOT saying goodbye just yet!!

“Nashville” isn’t going away.For now, however, we can’t say that in the most literal sense.Production company Lionsgate is working to find a new network or digital home for the TV drama, after its former network ABC passed on renewing the show for a fifth season. Nearly 100,000 fans have signed a petition for the show […]