Marcus King wasted no time getting hot and heavy during night three of his ‘Four Of A Kind’ streaming tour from Nashville, where sucker punching instrumentals and fuzzy riffs were the theme of the night, breathing a new life into many of King’s own songs along with a slew of familiar covers.
With over 150 different songs performed across nine shows spread throughout Nashville, Billy Strings’ ‘Streaming Strings’ summer tour was one for the ages.
Billy Strings capped off his nine-show Streaming Strings tour from Nashville’s 3rd & Lindsley on Sunday night, delivering a blitzkrieg of monumental jams, surprise deep cuts and the tour’s first encore with an assist from “drop steel” guru Anders Beck.
Billy Strings took “attendees” of his Streaming Strings tour on a dark and twisted acid grass laced trip during Friday night’s show from the Exit/In in Nashville.
If for some reason it wasn’t apparent to you prior to Wednesday night’s show just how eclectic and diverse Billy Strings’ musical palette is, let last night’s show, which included an old-timey John Hartford cover, a cut from reggae icon Jimmy Cliff and an epic Widespread Panic reinterpretation, be a prime example of the bewildering talent that was performing from the City Winery stage in Nashville.
Guitar phenoms Marcus King and Billy Strings reunited Monday evening, along with the jubilant soul-pop harmonies of Maggie Rose, for a star-studded second installment of King’s “Four of a Kind” virtual concert series
Billy Strings made his long-awaited national television debut Monday night, performing “Taking Water” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”
Growing up in a church-going family of crop farmers, S.G. Goodman’s beliefs and lifestyle choices were often conflicting with the views of those around her, a theme well documented on her Jim James produced debut “Old Time Feeling.”
Billy Strings kicked off his virtual, nine-date “Streaming Strings” tour last night from the Brooklyn Bowl in Nashville with a fiery, two-set performance full of breakout jams, crazy covers and a special guest appearance from Marcus King.
In addition to performing the entirety of his new album “El Dorado,” Marcus King also performed covers of B.B. King. Waylon Jennings and Nina Simone.
Zach Day, a Stearns, Ky., native and recent blind audition contestant on NBC’s The Voice, joined me this week during episode 97 of Wick’s Picks on RadioLEX.
Members of Short & Company and Bedford Band joined me this week for episode 96 of Wick’s Picks on RadioLEX.