[USA TODAY] - Most of the songs so far have featured Casey's guitar prominently, but on this love song about a woman who doesn't just heal a broken heart, she makes it come "undone like the grace of heaven healing my pain," the star is the pedal-steel work from the
[Winnipeg Free Press] - Pedal steel and pump organ adorn Cousins' charming duet with Erelli (sounding like Jimmy Rankin) on Springsteen's If I Should Fall Behind. Go First laments knowing it's over but not wanting to make the initial move. All The Stars opens with a
[NPR] - David Gates, of Jernigan fame, plays old time and is learning the pedal steel guitar. There is my friend the novelist Wesley Stace, who also plays music and records under his stage name, John Wesley Harding. Wells Tower, noted short‑story writer
[Wall Street Journal (blog)] - Marc Muller's soaring pedal steel solo cleaves the track and underscores the vocal when Springsteen returns. (One quibble with “Wrecking Ball”: On past disks, Springsteen, a terrific guitarist, would've taken that solo. On “You've Got It,” it's Muller
[Country.de] - Mooney ist und bleibt unerreicht, und seine Pedal Steel auf “Rainy Day Woman” zählt zu den großartigsten Momenten in der Country Music. Schade, denn ansonsten weiß auch diese Version voll zu überzeugen! Sehr schön finde ich, dass Josh Thompson sich mit
[Something Else! Reviews] - Opening tune “Vinegar Heart” features an absolutely smoking pedal steel solo, the kind of thing that you just don't hear much anymore, not in rock, not in jazz. It'll have you wondering if this was filed in the wrong section. This is jazz?
[CBC.ca] - These get adorned with some gentle textures and occaisional drums and bass and otherworldly pedal steel and such, but it all comes back to Sisk's words and fingers. Inspired by recent Canadian poets, nature and humanity feature strongly in his work.
[San Antonio Express] - Was pedal steel guitar ace Dennis Fallon feelin' nostalgic at SXSW. You'd better believe it. The Two Tons musician isn't with his King Pelican chums anymore but he still sings their praises. Guitarist Ernest Hernandez leads the surf and rockabilly trio
[Annapolis Capital] - Pedal steel player Buddy Cage appears in the current New Riders of the Purple Sage band along with fellow founding member David Nelson. Cage took over from Jerry Garcia on steel after the New Riders first album in Once called the greatest cosmic
[jambands.com] - Johnny Markowski contributes a pair of tunes to 17 Pine Avenue : Down For The Ride contains just the right balance of weariness, sweetness, coolness, and hope, combined with a draw-off-and-let-it-fly singalong chorus and a pedal steel break by the
[Daily Press (blog)] - The tune finds the roots rocker in a minor-key mood, singing atop Western noir guitar twang mixed with howling pedal steel. He offers the confession, "I'm only happy when I'm singing a sad, sad song." To download the song, go here and click the
[Rock Cellar Magazine] - DL: I think playing pedal steel provides me with a sanctuary. On a Sunday, I will play my steel without any kind of expectation from myself. I'll play to stay connected with my instrument. I think we all need a rock to stand on in these mass electronic
[jambands.com] - The violin and pedal steel guitar was a welcomed addition to the familiar material. “Sixteen Saltines” off his soon to be released album followed and did little to change the positive vibe. The new numbers were situated perfectly throughout the set
[WartaJazz.com] - Pedal steel guitar adalah perkembangan yang lalu beririsan kuat dengan gereja Afro-Amerika di tahun 30-an dengan istilah “sacred steel“. Robert Randolph murni bertumbuh dalam lingkungan musik sakral ini tanpa tahu siapa itu The Allman Brothers Band
[American Songwriter] - If you mute the fiddle you hear pedal steel … mute the steel and all you hear is fiddle. Pretty cool. It reminds me of the jelly belly recipes on the back of the box … “eat two ice cream jelly beans and one root beer bean for a root beer float!
[Surf Coast Times and Bellarine Times] - Augie March bass player Edmondo Ammendola will be a special guest, joining regular band members Justin Bernasconi (vocals/guitar), Cat Canteri (vocals/drums) and Ben Franz (pedal steel). While drawing deep from the country roots well, the band's latest
[Nashville Scene] - I am loving the pedal steel guy on stage, but the mix sounds a little off. The performance is solid, but nothing showstopping. I like when Skylar gets her sassy on. I would love to hear her sing Miranda Lambert. Next up is Elise Testone
[CBC.ca] - He also will step in the booth and lay down great pedal steel, banjo and guitar tracks. He's the consummate team player, and everybody from Joel Plaskett to Hayden to Buck 65 has called on his services, and he plays pretty much everything.
[NJ.com] - Attendees can expect the pedal steel that features so prominently on “Clear Heart” in the place of the pile-driver power chords of the Hold Steady. “As a singer, pedal steel never gets in your way,” Finn says. “It just lilts above you and makes
[Taranaki Daily News] - On his latest album, Symons is accompanied by Porirua percussion legend Des Mallon and American-born double bass guru "Lott", while Canadian pedal-steel guitar player Buck Croydon has been added to the band for their tour. Although appearing at four
[Gapers Block] - We did throw the country fans a bone — we played our tune "Missing Things" with Austin musician (and friend of our drummer, Kevin) Phil Ajjarapu sitting in on pedal steel. He played with incredible passion, adding a yearning, haunting keening to the
[Allentown Morning Call (blog)] - That song was simple but psychedelic, with pedal steel guitarist Ricky Ray Jackson shining, as he did much of the night. It also was obvious that it helped to actually see Finn tell his stories. When he made grand gestures with his waving arms
[American Songwriter] - Luckily, someone agreed to drive it around the block while Corndawg et al—Josh Hedley on fiddle, Jerry Pentecost on drums, Spencer Cullum, Jr., on pedal steel, Taylor Zachry on bass, and special guest Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes on lead guitar—played
[Consequence of Sound] - “Won't Be the Last Time”'s lyrics own up to drunken missteps and reconsider the choices of its author, a pedal steel-punctuated ballad that confesses, “When I was young, I was dumb and I was free.” “Memphis in the Rain” showcases the city's namesake