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Che Apalache 'Rearrange My Heart' Album Cover

Che Apalache 'Rearrange My Heart' Album Cover

HERE IT IS—the album cover for Rearrange My Heart, Che Apalache's upcoming musical & spiritual journey. Produced by Béla Fleck, the new album is out August 9th on Free Dirt. PRE-ORDER HERE.


Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargeaves Join the Free Dirt Family!

Please join us in welcoming Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargeaves to the Free Dirt family! The old-time duo—both masterful in skill and innovative in their approach—will release their self-titled debut album on March 22Listen to a song off the new record (their version of "Eighth of January") premiering now via The Bluegrass Situation. PRE-ORDER the record right here.


Newly Unearthed Hazel & Alice Recordings Out Today!

Newly Unearthed Hazel & Alice Recordings Out Today!

"Hazel Dickens and Alice Gerrard are American treasures" No Depression

🎉OUT NOW🎉 Sing Me Back Home: The DC Tapes, 1965-1969, the newly unearthed recordings from bluegrass legends Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard, is now available everywhere where music is sold/streamed. Get your digital/CD/deluxe vinyl copy here.


Free Dirt Presents: Bluegrass Legend Alice Gerrard DC Album Release

Free Dirt Presents: Bluegrass Legend Alice Gerrard DC Album Release

Free Dirt Records and the Hamlin Street Diner are thrilled to present bluegrass legend Alice Gerrard live in concert (with special guests) in Washington, DC on September 22! Join us in Northwest, DC at Pierce Hall at All Souls Unitarian Church to celebrate the newly unearthed Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard recordings Sing Me Back Home: The DC Tapes, 1965-1969. Get your tickets here.

How better to celebrate the release of these never-before-heard tapes than to return to the very space where, in 1965, the duo recorded their debut album for Folkways, Who's That...


Out Now: Vivian Leva's Deeply Rooted Label Debut 'Time Is Everything'

Out Now: Vivian Leva's Deeply Rooted Label Debut 'Time Is Everything'

Vivian Leva’s debut solo record, Time Is Everything, is out now! Saving Country Music says it “needs to be on your radar" (and we couldn't agree more). Featuring Riley Calcagno, the album effortlessly shifts between archaic ballads, classic country and honky tonk, and contemporary Americana, with songwriting that'll bowl you over. Snag your copy here.