There was a time in the 1990s when it was hard to find an Upstate band that didn’t feature Excons drummer John Byce. Moving fluidly between jazz, jam-rock and pretty much anything in between, Byce spent most of his onstage time with Rocket #9, Outer Space Ways Inc., Spigot and Byce, Berger & Hedgepath, among […] Read More
THE AVETT BROTHERS have returned with an incredible new album called True Sadness, which we have in stock on CD and vinyl LP, of course. And it’s generating some serious buzz. “The Avett Brothers’ catalog is broad enough to encompass jittery punk bluegrass, barren acoustic ballads about heartache and family, and stately folk-pop that borders […] Read More
Size don’t matter in this week’s New Releases. Sure, there are only a few, but they’re fierce! There’s Charlie Hunter‘s new one, a lovely release by Faun Fables and a stunning fusion of reggae past and present from Stephen Marley. And check that Coleman Hawkins reissue! Read on… CHARLIE HUNTER, Everybody Has A Plan Until […] Read More
We are drowning in new "pre-loved" stuff. We got LP's, CD's, DVD's, cassettes(!), you name it....rock, jazz, blues, funk, whatever. Please come adopt some of this beautiful stuff. And.....remember that it's TUESDAY! All vinyl is on sale, including the aforementioned new used stuff at 20% off. New is still 10% off. ... See MoreSee Less
Adia Victoria is establishing a fresh reference point on the musical landscape. From blood-born howls to idiosyncratic phrasing, she is the big red dot saying You Are Here. The Nashville-based artist travels the lands of rock, afro punk, and country, squarely situated in the continent of the Blues. Ask about her artistic goals, and the […] Read More
It’s old news, but worth retelling every now and then how far back the Sam Bush/Horizon Records connection goes, and how super-proud of his achievements we are, and how exhilarated we are for his new release. Storyman is exceptional. Storyman is a freewheeling collection that gleefully picks and chooses from jazz, folk, blues, reggae, country […] Read More
On the heels of the epic and life –changing four disc 10 Years Live set, BRAD MEHLDAU returns with his magical trio, Larry Grenadier (bass), and Jeff Ballard (drums) with Blues and Ballads, the trio’s first new release since 2012’s Where Do You Start, on June 3 on Nonesuch Records. At Horizon Records, where we do […] Read More
Tower of Song is a series of FREE CONCERTS at Horizon Records or in our adjoining Bohemian Cafe, truly a unique listening and performing experience for artists and audience.