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New music awards night celebrates Americana

Jordie Lane & The Sleepers to perform at The Australian Americana Awards night.

Excited to announce Jordie Lane & The Sleepers have been invited to perform at  the first Australian Americana Honours Night which will take place on Monday October 2nd in Melbourne.

With performances from the Nashville string band Old Crow Medicine Show,  American singer-songwriter Valerie June and Kevin Welch as well as Australian acts Busby Marou, Kasey Chambers, Bernard Fanning, Catherine Britt, Henry Wagons, Ruby Boots,  Emily Barker and Shane Howard.

This new night of celebration on the Australian music calendar is being presented by music promoter Michael Chugg, record producer Nash Chambers and the international Americana Music Association.

‘To see how this genre has grown in Australia over the past few years has been amazing, and I’m excited to take this to another level with such a great team,’ Jed Hilly, executive director of the Americana Music Association and Executive Producer of the Americana Honors and Awards program in Nashville, said.

LIMITED TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY 21 ST SEPTEMBER FROM OZTIX.COM.AU OR 1300 762 545

 

Jordie Lane Signs to ABC Music Publishing

Jordie Lane signs with ABC music publishing

We are very pleased to announce Jordie Lane has joined forces with ABC Music Publishing for Australia and New Zealand.  ABC Music Publishing represent some of Australia’s most recognised songwriters and composers such as You am I, Ben Salter, William Crighton,  The Wilson Pickers, Ruby Boots  Tim Rogers, Davey Lane, Mojo Juju and many more. They believe that songwriting and composing is the heartland of the music business.  Jordie is excited to collaborate with the team at ABC, working his back catalogue as well as focusing on his future musical endeavors.

First Canadian Tour, Festivals and Live Album on Deezer/Website!!!

I am heading to Canada for my first ever Canadian tour in July!! I will be traveling East to West, playing festivals, clubs and house concerts with many incredible musicians. I will also be joined by the talented and charming Clare Reynolds, singing backing vocals, playing percussion and keeping me sane!

See all the dates below, find more specific details at www.jordielane.com/site/tour-dates/ and tell all your friends!! You can share the facebook event by going here

For those in Canada – i’m releasing a never before heard live album just for this tour and you can STREAM it on DEEZER from July 2 HERE before it is available for FREE DOWNLOAD at www.jordielane.com/site from July 9.

TOUR DATES

Jul. 03 @ The Carleton, HALIFAX, NS (w/ Barney Bentall)
Jul. 05-07 @ Stan Rogers Folk Fest, CANSO, NS (w/ Jonathan Byrd, & Barney Bentall)
Jul. 09 @ Fromagerie, SUDBURY, ON (w/ Faye Blais)
Jul. 10 @ Mountain Retreat, HUNTSVILLE, ON (w/ Faye Blais)
Jul. 11 @ Dakota Tavern, TORONTO, ON (w/ Jadea Kelly)
Jul. 12-14 @ Winnipeg Folk Festival, WINNIPEG, MB (w/ Josh Ritter & The Avett Brothers)
Jul. 15 @ Ye Olde Jar Bar, MEDICINE HAT, AB (w/ Ben Caplan)
Jul. 16 @ Ye Olde Jar Bar, MEDICINE HAT, AB (w/ Ben Caplan)
Jul. 17 @ Owl Acoustic Lounge, LETHBRIDGE, AB (w/ Ben Caplan)
July 19 @ House Concert, SWIFT CURRENT, SK
Jul. 20 @ Artful Dodger, REGINA, SK (w/ Special Guests)
Jul. 21 @ Bruno Arts Bank, BRUNO, SK
Jul. 24 @ Artery, EDMONTON, AB (w/ The Weber Brothers)
Jul. 25 @ Olive Bistro, JASPER, AB
Jul. 26-28 @ Calgary Folk Festival, CALGARY, AB (w/ Alabama Shakes & Amelia Curran)
Jul. 29 @ Elk & Oarsmen, BANFF AB
Jul. 31 @ Copper Owl, VICTORIA, BC (w/ Carolyn Mark)
Aug. 01 @ Media Club, VANCOUVER, BC (w/ Redbird & John Sponarski)

 

Billy Bragg, Lanie Lane & Queenscliff Music Festival

We have just been announced as the Australian tour support for UK folk icon Billy Bragg. This is a huge honour and will take place in late October/early November. We have also been announced on the line up for Queenscliff Music Festival 2012 alongside great acts like Missy Higgins, Gurummul, The Cat Empire, Mia Dyson, Something For Kate, and You Am I. Finally, in August/September, we hit the road with Lanie Lane for 9 shows. Check the “Shows” tab for all details!

June/July Solo Tour

May 30th 2012
Jordie will play five headline dates from June 27 – July 1 through the East Coast and Adelaide. The shows will be intimate and Jordie is going to showcase some brand new tracks he has been writing while in North America. You can buy tickets on the shows page – ON SALE NOW!

Wednesday June 27: Black Bear Lodge, Brisbane, QLD w/ Kate Martin & Alan Boyle
Thursday June 28: 5 CHURCH STREET, Bellingen, NSW w/ Kelly Stoner
Friday June 29: Royal Exchange, Newcastle East, NSW w/ Kira Puru
Saturday June 30: Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW w/ The Falls
Sunday July 1: The Wheatsheaf, Adelaide, SA w/ The Yearlings & The Timbers

Take Something Beautiful Compilation Album – Out Now!

May 14th 2012
Today my label Vitamin Records and Source Music celebrate the release of a beautiful tribute album for the late Jessie Younan called ‘Take Something Beautiful’. I play Jessie’s song ‘Swing’ and there are also performances by Emily Lubitz (Tin Pan Orange), Jen Cloher, and Abbe May. ‘Swing’ is getting airplay on Triple J and ABC Radio National. You can hear the album and read about the story at www.takesomethingbeautiful.com and BUY the record from www.vitamin.net.au Have a listen to Swing in my playlist on the right side of this website!