Americana Highways Debuts Terry Family video for “Fire in the Wind”

Monday, Americana Highways debuted the video for “Fire in the Wind” from the album Hometown Tragedies by Terry Family: “This is a true-story song of a fire surrounding a town and the family’s home, when there really was ‘fire in the wind.’  5,000 homes were lost.  This song will leave your heart racing, despite theContinue reading “Americana Highways Debuts Terry Family video for “Fire in the Wind””

Art Menius Radio releases on the 2021 charts

I appreciate y’all playing the music and taking the extra time to report resulting in the success of these recordings in the end of the year charts. Congratulations to these artists. I appreciate each of them for entrusting their creations to me. Please contact me if you need download or CD service. Bluegrass Today TopContinue reading “Art Menius Radio releases on the 2021 charts”

Recordings on the Charts 12/10/2021

FAI Album Chart for November 2021 Other charts as noted JANIS IAN #4 song – “I’m Still Standing” #17 artist #18 song – “Resist” #24 album – The Light at the End of the Line NB: Only these two digital singles above are available from this album SI KAHN #3 artist #11 album – BeenContinue reading “Recordings on the Charts 12/10/2021”

Free Download of New September 2021 Third Edition of My Guide to Recording Promotion to Folk Radio

The 2021-2022 expanded and reorganized third edition of my free ebook about promoting recordings to folk radio includes a new section about whether to work with a radio promoter. Mailing List Signup Click here to signup for occasional news and information from Art Menius

Congratulations to Robin & Linda Williams and Jackson Browne

Veterans take first and second spots on the Folk Alliance International Album Chart for August Jackson also had the #2 (“A Human Touch”), #10 (“Until Justice is Real”), #13 (“The Dreamer”), and #16 (“A Little Too Soon to Say”) songs. Robin & Linda scored the #4 (title song), #20 (“Tower of Song”), and #25 (“SomedayContinue reading “Congratulations to Robin & Linda Williams and Jackson Browne”

Bluegrass records charting in folk and bluegrass

“Big Mon” from Jesse Brock‘s Streamliner debuts at #16 on Bluegrass Today chart for 8-20-2021. #6 July FAI. STREAMING: Irene Kelley‘s “Wild Mountain Stream” at #12 in 4th week on Bluegrass Today chart. Peaked at 6th. #25 July FAI. STREAMING: Also, newcomer Jake Eddy at #12 on FAI July album chart with eponymousContinue reading “Bluegrass records charting in folk and bluegrass”

Art Menius Radio Releases Populate the FAI Folk Chart for July 2021, NACC Folk too

Thanks once again to programmers for their tremendous support of the recordings I am promoting and congratulations to the artists on the success of their music. Seven albums and eight songs from ten different artists charted for July. Albums 6 Jesse Brock Streamliner 7 Jackson Brown Downhill from Everywhere (#9 NACC Folk) 10 RobinContinue reading “Art Menius Radio Releases Populate the FAI Folk Chart for July 2021, NACC Folk too”

Melissa Etheridge Spotlights Crys Matthews for Good Morning America

For ABC-TV’s “Good Morning America” featured entitled “Who is making LGBTQ+ history right now: GMA Inspiration List 2021” Melissa Etheridge chose to profile Brooke Eden. She did not limit her praise to Eden. “It’s important to give Brooke, as well as others like Joy Oladokun, Brandi Carlile, Crys Matthews and T.J. Osborne, a lot ofContinue reading “Melissa Etheridge Spotlights Crys Matthews for Good Morning America”