Mad Mackerel Recommends… Absinthe Rose

Boston based folk punk band Absinthe Rose have announced their upcoming full length Black Earth, set to release September 4th via Screech Owl Records and available digitally via Bandcamp. Led by singer-songwriter Kimbo Rose, the album tackles themes of self discovery, social justice, and environmental issues with dense lyrical content matched with ever changing musical stylings. From traditional… Read More Mad Mackerel Recommends… Absinthe Rose

Stephanie Nilles – Uncle Stephanie’s Murder Ballads

Jazz / punk / barrelhouse musician Stephanie Nilles will release her fifth full-length album, Uncle Stephanie’s Murder Ballads digitally via Attention Spaniel Records on July 31st with a physical autumn release (date TBD) via Tradition & Moderne. Uncle Stephanie’s Murder Ballads blends original songs with covers of artists such as Jelly Roll Morton (The Murder Ballad) and MaxNormal.tv… Read More Stephanie Nilles – Uncle Stephanie’s Murder Ballads

Mad Mackerel Premiere: Gwyneth Moreland’s Slaughterhouse Gulch

We are proud to be able to bring you the premiere of Gwyneth Moreland’s brilliant new single Slaughterhouse Gulch, taken from her forthcoming album Ceilings, Floors, and Open Doors, which is out on November 18th. It is a perfect blend of authentic, classic country that feels as genuine as it does timeless, with songs that are steeped… Read More Mad Mackerel Premiere: Gwyneth Moreland’s Slaughterhouse Gulch