An Interview with Lee Harvey Osmond

Lee Harvey Osmond

Aside from being a prolific musician, Lee Harvey Osmond, a.k.a. Tom Wilson, is a poet, a painter, and a soon-to-be published author whose creative juices always seem to be flowing. A conversation with him is like riding a rollercoaster: lots of twists and turns, ups and down, frightening and fun all at the same time. Jim Villanueva recently spoke with him about scars – beautiful and otherwise – and just about everything else under the sun.

VIDEO: Leland Sundries – MAPS OF THE WEST

Leland Sundries

Check out this Leland Sundries video for their song “Maps Of The West” from their upcoming debut album, MUSIC FOR OUTCASTS. The album will be released on June 3, 2016, and is already getting buzz all over the place. But not here. We don’t really do “buzz”, and you love us for that, right?

VIDEO: Rod Melancon Releases New EP

Rod Melancon - LA 14

One of Americana Music Times’s favorite artists, Los Angeles-based Rod Melancon, has released a new EP, LA 14. Still working with producer Brian Whelan, formerly Dwight Yoakum’s guitarist, LA 14, returns to Melancon’s country roots, but still rocks out, as you’ll hear when you listen to “Perry” below. The songwriting on LA 14 is as good as we expect from Melancon, who continues to spin finely crafted tales born of the Louisiana swamps that he calls home.