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Best of LA Music in LA Weekly! Best New Folk!

Big thanks go to Jonny Whiteside for naming us the Best New Folk band in Los Angeles in the LA  Weekly’s “Best of LA” series! “Best New Folk The Tennessee-born, Los Angeles–based Susie Glaze is an incomparable vocalist with a gift for […]

Winter-Spring News from the New Folk Ensemble

Winter-Spring News from the New Folk Ensemble

Hello Friends! We’re excited to return to the concert stage again in March and April at three great venues in the Los Angeles area.  First up is The Grand Annex in San Pedro, California for a St. Patrick’s Day Eve […]

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays Friends, Far and Near! We end the year in deep gratitude for all of our friends and family, and especially all the fans who have made our year so great.  We love you all! Our last show of […]

We’re Back at McCabe’s November 11

We’re Back at McCabe’s November 11

We’re back at McCabe’s Guitar Shop on November 11! Visit their website for advance tickets:  http://www.mccabes.com/concerts

September News

September News

Hey there friends!  Autumn is Upon Us!  Find All New Shows on Our Calendar Page! I was just overwhelmed with gratitude during August for a true California road trip adventure. Valhalla Tahoe with Rita Hosking and Sean Feder was a marvelous experience – a real […]

“Anatomy of a Band” Now On FolkWorks

“Anatomy of a Band” Now On FolkWorks

Read our feature article series “Anatomy of a Band” now on FolkWorks Online! Click Here to Read the Full Article!

“I Celebrate Life” Tour Begins Next Week!

“I Celebrate Life” Tour Begins Next Week!

Friends, I’m so excited that the tour “I Celebrate Life, the Music of Jean Ritchie” begins next week! Here is a great promotional video about the tour.  Hope you can join us for the live stream at Caffe Lena on […]

Winter News

Winter News

FolkWorks Roots Festival ~ “I Celebrate Life” Tour ~ River Tunes Music Camp….All Coming Up! FolkWorks Roots Festival March 24 “I Celebrate Life” Tour Coming in April River Tunes This Summer! Hey Good Friends! The New Year is filling up […]

February-March News

February-March News

Announcing the March 19 Release of "White Swan" "Exceptional musicianship… stunning, timeless ballads… like a clear mountain stream is the pure, clear voice of Susie Glaze…this is one gorgeous album – a 'must discover.'"  Folkworks   "Glaze and company have […]

January 2013 Newsletter

January 2013 Newsletter

January 2013 Dear Friends, Happy New Year! I hope the New Year is off to a great start for everyone.  Here in Los Angeles we are laughing at ourselves at how we cannot take this cold snap ~ our friends […]

December 2012 News

December 2012 News

December 2012   Greetings, Dear Friends! Happy holiday season to all our friends on the list.   I'm delighted to be sending news of our great line up of December shows and also whetting your appetite for our new CD release […]

White Swan Is On The Way!

White Swan Is On The Way!

October 21, 2012 "White Swan" Is on the Way! "Fate gave the word, the arrow sped, and pierced my darling's heart….and with him all the joys have fled that life can to me impart…" Dear Friends, I'm thrilled to be […]

August News

August News

McCabe's Show~New Album~August Tour!  Hot, Hot, Hot! August News August 3, 2012 "There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all […]

Live at McCabe’s!  July 15!

Live at McCabe’s! July 15!

Our show at McCabe's Guitar Shop on July 15 was a huge success!  Big thanks go to Wayne Griffiths in the sound booth for giving us the best sound support we've ever had, and Lincoln Myerson at McCabe's for inviting […]

June-July News

June 20, 2012 Dear Friends, We welcome new friends to this newsletter, and we hope you're having a great summer so far.  Ours is off to a terrific start ~ as I write today the band and I are still […]

March-April News

March-April News

"MILLWORKER" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFffMq7Zq44&feature=youtube_gdata_player "Millworker" is James Taylor's iconic song about the trials of the working woman. And From Berkeley's Freight & Salvage Coffee House, a video MONTAGE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mc3o83Iiz4Y&feature=youtube_gdata_player Hi Friends! February was an amazing month for the Hiloneome Band as we […]

February News

See our "Evangeline" on YouTube "Evangeline" is Ernest Troost's song about mistaken identity, crime and heartbreak. Hey Friends! February finds the band traveling a lot, running to and fro! We've spent the last month developing our show for the tours […]

News for January 2012

News for January 2012

  “It is the time so well we love,The time of all the year;When winter calls with chilling breath,For fireside and good cheer.” From Jean Ritchie’s Winter Grace     See Our New Video “MillWorker” on YouTube   Happy New […]

Leaves Are Falling ~ September News

Leaves Are Falling ~ September News

  Greetings Friends ~   I’ve been remiss in getting this letter out to you ~ my time has been taken up with new website renovation and other promotional duties for the band as well as a bunch of shows […]

Happy Dog Days – August Newsletter

Happy Dog Days – August Newsletter

Happy Dog Days Friends ~      Hope Summer is treating you well and you’re having a fun time with family and friends, whether traveling or staying around home, and that you’re enjoying some great music along the way. We had […]

Out and About – July Touring

Out and About – July Touring

Out and About – July Tour! As I write, the band and I are eagerly preparing to leave Los Angeles in just about a week’s time for destinations North!  We have a marvelous Summer 2011 Hilonesome Band Tour planned, and […]

June News:  Hearth Music and Unbound Booking

June News: Hearth Music and Unbound Booking

Drinking In the Draught of June From the New York Times on Sunday, June 5: “If we could bottle a few days to uncork later in the year – when the wind has got us by the neck and the […]

May Showers

May Showers

"May Day Day" From Jean Ritchie: Cold and dark the winter, in March it snows again Through the rains of April, spring comes stealin' in Smilin' 'oer the meadow in the risin' light of day Beauty is reborn again every […]

Newsletter for March/April 2011

Hello Dear Friends, The band and I have had a most remarkable last few weeks, with shows all up and down the California coast, including the lovely Atascadero and Sonoma County (with a surprise radio set on KRCB’s “Our Roots […]

Newsletter For February 2011

Newsletter For February 2011

Wintergrace From Jean Ritchie:   “Ice and snow mean hardship to city people, as I learned when I came to New York and had my first taste of ‘rush hour’ during a January storm. How different on our Kentucky mountainside farm! […]

August News

August News

Well, friends, as I write, the summer seems to be winding down, and I don’t feel like we got enough summer at all.  Perhaps I feel this way because when we were kids the summers seemed to stretch out in […]

Driftwood Online Magazine Launches

The magazine formerly known as Dirty Linen has now evolved into online only Driftwood Magazine.  Check it out friends and read my review of Loreena McKenitt’s 2009 release “A Mediterranean Odyssey.”   http://driftwoodmagazine.com/2010/08/23/reviews-8-23-10  

Martin Guitar Newsletter July 2010!

Thanks to the great Dick Boak from Martin Guitar Company, the story of how we got our Martin D28 (pictured above with Susie) was featured in the official Martin Guitar Newsletter “Sounding Board” for July 2010!  Check it out below: […]

July Rides!

July Rides!

Hey Friends, Steve and I have had a great time in June getting around to music festivals in California and enjoying the new friends we've made there.  The Live Oak and Strawberry Music festivals were such fun and I recommend […]

June No Gloom Newsletter

June No Gloom Newsletter

Hey Everybody! Our show at the Topanga Festival last month was really fun and so many people made it out to the Paramount Ranch this year! We visited with old friends and met new ones and basically had a great […]

Shubb Capos Artist

Shubb Capos Artist

I'm proud to announce that we've been added to the Shubb Artists roster as endorsing artists of Shubb Capos.  Thanks to Gary Mobley at Shubb, who we met at the NAMM show in January, we are now listed there and […]

Great American Song Contest Finalist

Great American Song Contest Finalist

Just got the news that Rob’s song “Albuquerque” (from our “Green Kentucky Blues” CD) has just been made a finalist in the Great American Song Contest (Country category)!  Congratulations, Rob!!  Check it out at The Great American Song Contest Website

March News

Fab February and Martin Family   Our February was amazing – we were on the road for a music-filled President’s Day/Valentines Day weekend.  We debuted everywhere we went, first at the Fireside Concerts in Newbury Park, and the triumphant San […]

Radio Airplay!

Radio Airplay!

“Green Kentucky Blues” as well as our earlier title “Blue Eyed Darlin'” have picked up airplay on roots radio in the U.S. and Canada: KGLT/Americana Backroads – Bozeman MT WMMT/Art Menius – Whitesburg KY KVMR/Four Strong Winds – Nevada City […]

New Martins!

New Martins!

Hey Friends!  When we were getting in the car to come home from San Francisco, my brother rendered me speechless when he gifted me with his wonderful Martin OMC!  Here it is along with our growing Martin family, the D28 […]

San Francisco Bluegrass & Old Time Festival Was Great!

We had the most awesome time in San Francisco last weekend!  It was a whirlwind weekend with Fireside Concert Series in Newberry Park on Friday, and San Francisco Bluegrass and Old Time Festival on Saturday and Sunday!  The fans in […]

January 2010

  Well folks, the New Year isn’t even 3 weeks old yet and there’s already been a lot going on!   New Band Photography We started everything off with a bang and a snap the first week by asking our […]

Visit My Blog

Visit My Blog

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Just Plain Folks 2009 Awards Nominee!

  “Green Kentucky Blues” has been nominated by Just Plain Folks 2009 Music Awards in the Best Roots Album Category!  Click Here for the JPF Music Awards Website We’re thrilled to announce that “Green Kentucky Blues” has been nominated by […]

Susie Writes for Dirty Linen

Susie Writes for Dirty Linen

I’ve started working with Dirty Linen Magazine on CD reviews!  Watch for my first byline coming in their March/April issue.