New Frontier Touring News

    August 23, 2019

    The Road to Now Podcast to Hit the Road

    New Frontier Touring is excited to announce that The Road to Now is touring in 2020. The podcast is hosted by Bob Crawford of The Avett Brothers and Dr. Ben Sawyer (MTSU faculty, historian). Each episode explains the history behind important events and outstanding individuals of today’s world. Most episodes feature a special guest. Recent guests include Presidential and now Senate candidate John Hickenlooper, Bonnaroo co-founder Ashley Capps, former White House Official photographer Pete Souza, The Washington Post’s Robert Costa, Phish’s Tom Marshall and other cool folks. The Road to Now is part of the Osiris Podcast Network.


    August 16, 2019

    Highly Suspect announce upcoming album “MCID”

    Today, Highly Suspect announced that their new album, “MCID,” will be out on November 1st, embracing hip-hop with guest appearances by Young Thug, Tee Grizzley, and more. The album is currently available to pre-order now. Check out Rolling Stones article here.



    August 15, 2019

    Rodney Crowell Releases “TEXAS” Today, American Songwriter Raves!

    Rodney Crowell’s new album entitled “Texas” received a stellar review from the illustrious American Songwriter publication:

    “If you can judge a party by its guest list, Rodney Crowell’s Texas is a serious rager.” Read more and preview of one of the tracks here



    August 1, 2019

    Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley announce upcoming album “World Full of Blues”

    Today, Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley announced that their new album, “World Full of Blues,” will be out on October 4th via Compass Records. The album contains several very special guests including blues great Taj Mahal and country music legend Vince Gill. The album is currently available to pre-order now. Check out the trailer for the new album here.


    July 26, 2019

    Darrin Bradbury makes Rolling Stone’s “10 Best Country & Americana Songs to Hear Now”

    Rolling Stone recently announced their 10 best Country and Americana songs to hear now and Darrin Bradbury’s made the list with his newest single “Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs.” The track dishes up Bradbury’s signature gumbo of countrified talking blues.

    Check out the list and hear the song here.


    July 24, 2019

    Avett Brothers’ “High Steppin” hits #1 on the Americana Radio Airplay Chart

    This week Grammy Award®-nominated collective THE AVETT BROTHERS have reached the top Americana Radio Airplay Chart with “High Steppin’” coming in at #1. “High Steppin’” is the first single from The Avett Brothers’ anticipated album Closer Than Together [American/Republic Records], out Friday, October 4, 2019.


    In addition, the band recently release a behind-the-scenes video of “High Steppin’”. Premiering on The Boot yesterday,  the video goes behind-the-scenes of the choreography created by the Purple Charlotte Steppers Club and talks about how The Avett Brothers asked the group to join them for their video.


    Watch the behind the scenes video for “High Steppin’” here and the official video here!


    Don’t miss The Avett Brothers on tour throughout the rest of 2019 making stops at New York’s Barclays Center on October 5th and LA’s The Greek on August 22nd. Check out the full tour dates here:


    Wide Open Country premieres Darrin Bradbury’s “Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs”

    Today, Wide Open Country premiered Darrin Bradbury’s latest song, “Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs,” the title track to his forthcoming album. The song finds Bradbury ruminating on the inner thoughts of pets and the mysterious origins of the microwave. On the song, Bradbury says “Hopefully it’s the kind of record that if things are going really wrong in your life, it would be there for you…’” Check out the article and here the song here.


    July 23, 2019

    Texas Radio is Hot on Rodney Crowell’s “Flatland Hillbillies”

    The new Rodney Crowell single “Flatland Hillbillies featuring Randy Rogers and Lee Ann Womack is off to a hot start at Texas Regional Radio!  Check out the video here.


    July 19, 2019

    Flood Magazine premieres The Harmaleighs’ music video “Anthem for the Weak”

    Flood Magazine recently premiered the new music video, “Anthem for the Weak,” from The Harmaleighs. “It was the first track written for this album,” explains Haley Grant, “‘Anthem’ is about listening heavily to the voice in your head.” The song comes from the Nashville duo’s forthcoming sophomore full-length, She Won’t Make Sense, out on August 2nd via Nettwerk Music Group.

    Check out the article and watch the music video here.


    July 18, 2019

    New Frontier Rocks the 2019 Americana Fest

    We’re proud to announce 20 NFT artists will be at this year’s AmericanaFest:

    Austin Plaine, Bonnie Bishop, Chatham County Line, Darrin Bradbury, David Wax Museum, Fireside Collective, Janiva Magness, Jared & The Mill, Jon Cleary, Lilly Hiatt, Logan Ledger, Mark O’Connor, Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, The Ballroom Thieves, The Bros. Landreth, The High Divers, The McCrary Sisters, The Quebe Sisters, The Steel Wheels, and Them Coulee Boys.

    Check out the rest of the lineup and grab more information about this year’s AmericanaFest here.