Month: April 2017

Athens Popfest Lineup Announcement

Well, it looks like festival season is in full swing and this year looks to be a doozy. With Riot Fest and FEST 16 already releasing part of their lineups earlier this month featuring bands such as Jawbreaker, Nine Inch…

High Water Music Festival-Recap

Last weekend’s inaugural High Water Festival in North Charleston, SC saw a lineup stacked with 24 bands that are a who’s who of the Americana, Folk, Roots and indie Country scene (The Avett’s, Dawes, Deer Tick and Margo Price to…

6 reasons you should see bluegrass band Mile Twelve at The Roasting Room in Bluffton this week

Here are 6 reasons you should consider checking out the Boston-based bluegrass band Mile Twelve on Thursday, April 27th at The Roasting Room in Bluffton: 1. Well, just give Mile Twelve a listen: 2. Darol Anger likes the band: “Mile…

New Music Monday – 4/24/17

This week’s New Music Monday features new work from: *The Weeks *R. Ring *Eyelids *Kendrick Lamar *Ghost Bath *Hot Rod Circuit *Paramore *Porno Arcade The Weeks Jackson, Mississippi (now based in Nashville) Easy It’s been about 3 years since The…

check out new video by Twisty Cats on new label House of Strut Records

Savannah has a new record label. Erika Jarman at House of Strut, the cool vintage fashion spot in the Starland district, officially launched House of Strut Records with a release party for a new 7″ from Twisty Cats, the first…

T. Hardy Morris & The Hardknocks at The Grey – photos

We’re huge fans of T. Hardy Morris here at hissing lawns. Drownin on a Mountaintop, with its exploration of what I’ll call Southern grunge, was one of my favorite albums of 2015, and 2013’s Audition Tapes spawned one of the…

Larry Jack’s Magical Music Tour – 4/20/17 – 4/24/17

Hey guys, It looks like there will be some good music coming up this weekend.  You can start catching some shows tonight, if you are so inclined.  Happy 4:20.  Friday could be a pretty packed night.  It starts with one…

Reverend Horton Heat, Unknown Hinson and The Goddamn Gallows at The Jinx – photos

So my New Years resolution was to get show posts together within a few days of the show. How am I doing? Hint: I’m doing a shitty job of it, that’s how I’m doing. Anyway, this show was a while…

New Music Monday – 4/17/17

Another week, another post with new music that hissing lawns contributors are listening to this week. Check out the new work from: *Gracie and Rachel *STACE *Guided By Voices *Christian Fitness *Round Eye *PWR BTTM *Hiccup *Gorillaz Gracie and Rachel…

notes from the 2017 Savannah Music Festival

The Savannah Music Festival ended just over a week ago, and I feel like I’m still processing the 17-day event. As I’ve watched the SMF grow under director Rob Gibson, I’ve become increasingly interested in the ways in which the…