THIS WEEKEND Join us for the 13th Annual Aiken & Friends Music Fest in Branchburg, NJ . Great lineup, great pickers tent, great workshops, food, kids area, vendors and much, much more! Read the Newsletter and hit the website for details.
Welcome to the Just Now News - Volume 81 A recap of last month and the busy month ahead. Aiken & Friends Fest - North Branch, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, Vinyl version of Wayward Troubadour and lots of great reviews/interviews. Read it all here.
Representing Euro-Americana DJs, Hemifrån, highlights Wayward Troubadour as CD of the week, citing review quotes from across the pond. Thank you Peter! Read it here.
2018 Festival poster and lineup announced - Great weekend of music!
Listen here. Live tunes by Mike and Amy. Spinning vinyl and swapping stories, the music and evolution of the artiste! https://www.mixcloud.com/AcmeRadioLive/tim-hibbs-mike-aiken-676-the-vinyl-lunch-20180820/
Texas-sized fun on Good Morning Texas, in Dallas! Check it out... here.
Welcome to the Just Now News... Upcoming Dates, New Vinyl, Killer Reviews...read it all right here! UPCOMING DATES - Get the details here. Come on out! Aug. 11 - Open Door Coffeehouse, Arlington, TX Aug. 13 - Good Morning Texas (Dallas) Aug. 13 - El Patio Escondido, Van Alstyne, TX Aug. 18 - Whistle Stop [...]
Mike Greenblatt has mighty fine things to say about Mike's latest release. "Dude reminds me of Willie Nelson...and that's the ultimate compliment." Read it all here.
Love Greg Victor's style...I'm sure you'll agree! "His songs might be tales off the beaten path, but he zeroes in on the universal truth clearly and quickly. His storytelling is subtle and he captures the atmosphere perfectly in the world of each song he sings..." Read the whole review here.
Check out what Bob Silvestri, Best of Western New York, has to say about Wayward Troubadour! "Aiken's new album Wayward Traveler truly epitomizes the term "traveling music." His songs express a weariness, truth, and vision that no one but someone who has seen it all can convey." Read the review here.