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Grammy Nomination and a Top 10 List

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Pictures of Sound receives a Grammy Nomination.

We are so excited that the research conducted by audio historian Patrick Feaster was recognized by NARAS with a Grammy nomination for Best Historical Album! Feaster’s presentation about his cutting-edge research is a must-watch for anyone interested in the earliest days of recording history. The Pictures of Sound book/CD set can be purchased from our online store and the PDF/MP3 version is downloadable via our Bandcamp page.

Just Before Music makes Washington Post Top 10 List.

Lonnie Holley just completed his first European tour and was welcomed home by the news that music critic Chris Richards named the expanded double-LP release of Just Before Music the #4 album of 2013. Richards describes the record as “a free jazz fever dream from the deep South, a babbling Baptist sermon from deep space, a lullaby for the end of the world, a songbook that’s frequently beautiful and occasionally frightening.”