New Frontier Touring News

July 21, 2017

Nicole Atkins’ “Goodnight Rhonda Lee” Debuts at #1 on iTunes Singer/Songwriter Chart

Nicole Atkins’ newest album Goodnight Rhonda Lee debuted today at the top of the iTunes Singer/Songwriter chart and as a “Hot Album” on Apple Music’s Singer/Songwriter chart. Make sure to give the album a listen and look out for any upcoming shows near you!


July 20, 2017

Ed Sheeran Urges Fans To Support The Suffers’ Friend In Search For A Blood Donor

Long-time friend of New Frontier and the Suffers’ EU/UK tour manager’s daughter Jasmi is seeking a bone marrow match. Ed Sheeran has joined in the fight. If you would like to join as well, please read more by clicking here.


July 18, 2017

Jim Lauderdale’s “London Southern” Makes No Depression’s “Best of 2017 So Far” List

Jim Lauderdale’s latest album London Southern made No Depression’s “The Ten Best Roots Music Releases of 2017 (So Far).” Check out the full article here!


July 14, 2017

Steve Martin and Steep Canyon Rangers Preview Upcoming Album With Single “Caroline”

Steve Martin and Steep Canyon Rangers released the latest single from their upcoming record The Long-Awaited Album. The “unfailingly jolly” break-up song can be found on Rolling Stone here.


July 13, 2017

Stream Nicole Atkins’ Album “Goodnight Rhonda Lee” on NPR

Nicole Atkins was featured on NPR for a first listen of her new album today. NPR described Goodnight Rhonda Lee as “audacious” and “riveting.” Stream the full album here!


July 6, 2017

The Band Of Heathens Makes Rolling Stone 25 Best List Of 2017 So Far

The Band of Heathens were featured on Rolling Stone’s “25 Best Country and Americana Albums of 2017 So Far” for their album Duende. They related the album to “early Seventies jams of the Rolling Stones and the Band.” Check out the full article here!


July 5, 2017

Chris Hillman Announces Release Date for “Bidin’ My Time”

Chris Hillman’s upcoming album Bidin’ My Time is set to be released on September 22. His first album in over a decade is produced by Tom Petty via Rounder Records. Check out the teaser video here!


June 30, 2017

Survey Says… “Fastball’s “Step Into Light” Still Best of 2017 at Mid-Year Mark!”

The local Austin newspaper Austin-American Statesman had a lot of great things to say about Fastball’s latest album. “Once that rare local act with Billboard Top 40 hit singles, the trio of Tony Scalzo, Miles Zuniga and Joey Shuffield remains Austin’s best rock band. Their first record in eight years features a dozen songs that range from Zuniga’s Beatles-esque acoustic gem ‘Behind the Sun’ to Scalzo’s instantly memorable pop tune ‘I Will Never Let You Down.’” Check out the full article here!


June 28, 2017

New Frontier Goes To China Grove With The Doobie Brothers

New Frontier artists John Cowan and Bill Payne played in the Doobie Brothers band last night at Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater. Darrell Scott was in attendance as well as NFT staff. It was a great night!


15 New Frontier Artists To Play AmericanaFest 2017

You can’t spell AmericaNaFesT without NFT as New Frontier has all but taken over this year’s AmericanaFest. Rodney Crowell, Lindi Ortega, the Secret Sisters, Elizabeth Cook, the Band of Heathens, Paul Thorn, Jim Lauderdale, Nicole Atkins, the Accidentals, the McCrary Sisters, the Steel Wheels, William Wild, Cory Branan, Lilly Hiatt, and Cris Jacobs are all slated to perform at the festival. Additional lineup and festival info can be found here.