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Grayson Capps’ New Single “Hold Me Darlin'” – OUT NOW!

Sixth Studio Album ‘Scarlett Roses’ Out Dec. 1

Grayson Capps’ New Single “Hold Me Darlin'” – OUT NOW!

Sixth Studio Album ‘Scarlett Roses’ Out Dec. 1

Grayson Capps’ New Single “Hold Me Darlin'” – OUT NOW!

Sixth Studio Album ‘Scarlett Roses’ Out Dec. 1

Grayson Capps’ New Single “Hold Me Darlin'” – OUT NOW!

Sixth Studio Album ‘Scarlett Roses’ Out Dec. 1

‘SINCERELY, L. COHEN’ -PREORDER VINYL- OUT NOV. 24!

“Sentimental and scholarly, full of tearful singalongs and heartfelt remembrance, it was an evening Cohen would have appreciated.” – Justin Joffe

Leslie Mendelson ‘Love and Murder’

“…a poignant return for New York singer/songwriter Leslie Mendelson.” – AllMusic

Leslie Mendelson ‘Love and Murder’

“…a poignant return for New York singer/songwriter Leslie Mendelson.” – AllMusic

Mike Dillon ‘Life Is Not A Football’ – Out Now!

Available on limited edition white vinyl, CD & digital formats.

Mike Dillon ‘Life Is Not A Football’ – Out Now!

Available on limited edition white vinyl, CD & digital formats.

Jenny Scheinman ‘Here on Earth’

w/ Bill Frisell, Robbie Fulks, Danny Barnes & Robbie Gjersoe

Jenny Scheinman ‘Here on Earth’

w/ Bill Frisell, Robbie Fulks, Danny Barnes & Robbie Gjersoe

Jenny Scheinman ‘Here on Earth’

w/ Bill Frisell, Robbie Fulks, Danny Barnes & Robbie Gjersoe

Evolfo - Last of the Acid Cowboys

Evolfo ‘Last of the Acid Cowboys’ (Out 4/7)

“…raucous, dark, sinister, with a warm-psych-soul energy.” – Speak Into My Good Eye

NEW PLAYLIST: ‘RPF Autumn Harvest’ On Spotify

New songs from Reed Mathis, Seth Walker, Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain, and more!

NEW PLAYLIST: ‘RPF Autumn Harvest’ On Spotify

New songs from Reed Mathis, Seth Walker, Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain, and more!

NEW PLAYLIST: ‘RPF Autumn Harvest’ On Spotify

New songs from Reed Mathis, Seth Walker, Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain, and more!

LISTEN :: SETH WALKER ‘GOTTA GET BACK’ OUT NOW

U.S. TOUR DATES THROUGHOUT THE FALL

TOUR :: SKERIK’S BANDALABRA On Tour

Nine Shows Announced in October 2016

TOUR :: SKERIK’S BANDALABRA On Tour

Nine Shows Announced in October 2016

TOUR :: SKERIK’S BANDALABRA On Tour

Nine Shows Announced in October 2016

Reed Mathis Releases ‘Beathoven’ w/ Mike Gordon, Page McConnell, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & More

Modern arrangements & improvisations of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 & No. 6

Reed Mathis Releases ‘Beathoven’ w/ Mike Gordon, Page McConnell, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & More

Modern arrangements & improvisations of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 & No. 6

American Babies Announce Fall ’16 Tour Dates

In Support of latest studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark

WATCH :: Edward David Anderson, “Silverhill” (official video)

From his latest album, ‘Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions’

WATCH :: Edward David Anderson, “Silverhill” (official video)

From his latest album, ‘Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions’

WATCH :: Edward David Anderson, “Silverhill” (official video)

From his latest album, ‘Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions’

WATCH :: Edward David Anderson, “Silverhill” (official video)

From his latest album, ‘Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions’

Happy Summer!

Listen to our new RPF Summer Playlist

Happy Summer!

Listen to our new RPF Summer Playlist

LISTEN :: WOLF! – ‘$5 Suggested Donation’

Check out WOLF!’s latest collection of live jams from NYC

LISTEN :: WOLF! – ‘$5 Suggested Donation’

Check out WOLF!’s latest collection of live jams from NYC

LISTEN :: WOLF! – ‘$5 Suggested Donation’

Check out WOLF!’s latest collection of live jams from NYC

WATCH :: American Babies “Fever Dreams” (official video)

Check this awesome new animated music video

WATCH :: American Babies “Fever Dreams” (official video)

Check this awesome new animated music video

WATCH :: American Babies “Fever Dreams” (official video)

Check this awesome new animated music video

2016 RPF Artist Jazzfest Schedule

Click here for a grid of all the RPF artists that will be in NOLA for Jazzfest this year.

2016 RPF Artist Jazzfest Schedule

Click here for a grid of all the RPF artists that will be in NOLA for Jazzfest this year.

WATCH :: “Holly Bowling – Distilling a Dream”

A documentary short film about musician Holly Bowling and the musical journey that led her to transcribe, perform, and record Phish songs and jams on solo piano.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s video for “Dropkick” (official music video)

The first single from ‘The Story of Fred Short’ out April 1

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s video for “Dropkick” (official music video)

The first single from ‘The Story of Fred Short’ out April 1

WATCH:: What Does It Mean To Be? – American Babies (Official Video)

Written, Directed, and Edited by Tom Hamilton

WATCH:: What Does It Mean To Be? – American Babies (Official Video)

Written, Directed, and Edited by Tom Hamilton

WATCH:: What Does It Mean To Be? – American Babies (Official Video)

Written, Directed, and Edited by Tom Hamilton

WATCH:: What Does It Mean To Be? – American Babies (Official Video)

Written, Directed, and Edited by Tom Hamilton

LISTEN :: Swoon your lover with our Valentine’s Day playlist

Impress your one and only with tracks by Yellowbirds, The New Mastersounds, Seth Walker, American Babies, JFJO, and more.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento – A Life Of Music & Family – Presented by GoPro

Check out a short film produced by GoPro about Marco Benevento’s family and career.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento – A Life Of Music & Family – Presented by GoPro

Check out a short film produced by GoPro about Marco Benevento’s family and career.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento – A Life Of Music & Family – Presented by GoPro

Check out a short film produced by GoPro about Marco Benevento’s family and career.

SONG PREMIERE: Superhuman Happiness drop “Landslide” via Glide

“Superhuman Happiness share chilled out track ‘Landslide'”

MARCO BENEVENTO 2016 TOUR DATES

Marco is on the road gearing up for the release of his new album, ‘The Story of Fred Short’

MARCO BENEVENTO 2016 TOUR DATES

Marco is on the road gearing up for the release of his new album, ‘The Story of Fred Short’

MARCO BENEVENTO 2016 TOUR DATES

Marco is on the road gearing up for the release of his new album, ‘The Story of Fred Short’

LISTEN: AMERICAN BABIES PREMIERE “SYNTH DRIVER”

First song off new studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark, out 3/18

LISTEN: AMERICAN BABIES PREMIERE “SYNTH DRIVER”

First song off new studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark, out 3/18

RPF Holiday Sale!

25% off your entire order + a chance to win a special merch package giveaway! More details here.

RPF Holiday Sale!

25% off your entire order + a chance to win a special merch package giveaway! More details here.

OUT NOW: MIKE DILLON PLAYS ELLIOTT SMITH

Mike Dillon is recording a new album of Elliott Smith songs entitled Functioning Broke, planned for release in Spring 2016. The first single, “Half Right” is available now to download and stream

Listen: Marco Benevento’s new single “Dropkick”

Marco Benevento has premiered his new single “Dropkick” at Brooklyn Vegan

Listen: Marco Benevento’s new single “Dropkick”

Marco Benevento has premiered his new single “Dropkick” at Brooklyn Vegan

Listen: Marco Benevento’s new single “Dropkick”

Marco Benevento has premiered his new single “Dropkick” at Brooklyn Vegan

Listen: Marco Benevento’s new single “Dropkick”

Marco Benevento has premiered his new single “Dropkick” at Brooklyn Vegan

WATCH :: JFJO’s “Better Living Through Competitive Spirituality”

Watch this new video from Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey!

Mike Dillon Fall Tour Dates

Mike Dillon is coming to a city near you!

Mike Dillon Fall Tour Dates

Mike Dillon is coming to a city near you!

WATCH :: The New Mastersounds Cover Phish’s “Cars, Trucks and Buses”

Check out their funky rendition of the classic Phish song here.

WATCH :: The New Mastersounds Cover Phish’s “Cars, Trucks and Buses”

Check out their funky rendition of the classic Phish song here.

Edward David Anderson

Out Now :: Edward David Anderson :: Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions

The acclaimed singer-songwriter returns with his most roots-based, Americana-leaning album yet.

Edward David Anderson

Out Now :: Edward David Anderson :: Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions

The acclaimed singer-songwriter returns with his most roots-based, Americana-leaning album yet.

Edward David Anderson

Out Now :: Edward David Anderson :: Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions

The acclaimed singer-songwriter returns with his most roots-based, Americana-leaning album yet.

WATCH :: “Super 8” (official music video) – Superhuman Happiness

It’s here! The official music video for “Super 8” by Superhuman Happiness.

LISTEN :: New RPF Fall Playlist!

This playlist is the perfect soundtrack to all things Fall!

LISTEN :: New RPF Fall Playlist!

This playlist is the perfect soundtrack to all things Fall!

LISTEN :: New RPF Fall Playlist!

This playlist is the perfect soundtrack to all things Fall!

New Release :: Holly Bowling :: “Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano”

Bowling’s first release, Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano, is out now on RPF.

NEW RELEASE! :: The New Mastersounds “Made For Pleasure” Out Now!

Wait no more! The New Mastersounds‘ latest, Made For Pleasure, is out now on RPF! Available on CD + Vinyl + Digital Download.

NEW RELEASE! :: The New Mastersounds “Made For Pleasure” Out Now!

Wait no more! The New Mastersounds‘ latest, Made For Pleasure, is out now on RPF! Available on CD + Vinyl + Digital Download.

NEW RELEASE! :: The New Mastersounds “Made For Pleasure” Out Now!

Wait no more! The New Mastersounds‘ latest, Made For Pleasure, is out now on RPF! Available on CD + Vinyl + Digital Download.

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS – “Escape Velocity” Advance Album Stream on KCRW

Escape Velocity, the latest from Superhuman Happiness, is infectious. Thanks to KCRW you can now advance stream the album in it’s entirety here!

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS – “Escape Velocity” Advance Album Stream on KCRW

Escape Velocity, the latest from Superhuman Happiness, is infectious. Thanks to KCRW you can now advance stream the album in it’s entirety here!

JFJO: The Battle For Earth + Fall 2015 Tour + 3 New Videos

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey releases new live album, ‘The Battle For Earth’ followed by tour dates throughout Fall 2015

JFJO: The Battle For Earth + Fall 2015 Tour + 3 New Videos

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey releases new live album, ‘The Battle For Earth’ followed by tour dates throughout Fall 2015

On Tour: Skerik’s Bandalabra – Sept. & Oct. 2015 Shows

Skerik’s Bandalabra plays 13 shows around the U.S. in September and October 2015.

MARCO BENEVENTO :: FALL 2015 TOUR

Marco Benevento tours the Northeast and Midwest this Fall. The shows will precede the release of a new 7-inch single “Dropkick” due in November.

MARCO BENEVENTO :: FALL 2015 TOUR

Marco Benevento tours the Northeast and Midwest this Fall. The shows will precede the release of a new 7-inch single “Dropkick” due in November.

MARCO BENEVENTO :: FALL 2015 TOUR

Marco Benevento tours the Northeast and Midwest this Fall. The shows will precede the release of a new 7-inch single “Dropkick” due in November.

MARCO BENEVENTO :: FALL 2015 TOUR

Marco Benevento tours the Northeast and Midwest this Fall. The shows will precede the release of a new 7-inch single “Dropkick” due in November.

Mike Dillon :: Summer Tour

Mike Dillon is back on the road with Summer tour dates just announced! His tour will include several stops in New Orleans, Colorado, Mississippi, Alabama, and more. See below for full list of tour dates.

Listen :: Mike Dillon’s Vibes :: A Spotify playlist featuring the best of Mike D on RPF

This playlist is a compilation of our favorite sounds made by Mike Dillon on RPF, featuring tracks from his many groups including Garage A Trois, The Dead Kenny G’s, DVS, and more.

Listen :: Mike Dillon’s Vibes :: A Spotify playlist featuring the best of Mike D on RPF

This playlist is a compilation of our favorite sounds made by Mike Dillon on RPF, featuring tracks from his many groups including Garage A Trois, The Dead Kenny G’s, DVS, and more.

Listen :: Edward David Anderson’s “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” Out Now

Edward David Anderson has announced the release of his next studio album, Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions, due October 16 via Royal Potato Family. The first single from the collection, “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” is out now via PopMatters. The nine-track effort is the second solo album by Anderson who’s also known for his […]

Listen :: Edward David Anderson’s “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” Out Now

Edward David Anderson has announced the release of his next studio album, Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions, due October 16 via Royal Potato Family. The first single from the collection, “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” is out now via PopMatters. The nine-track effort is the second solo album by Anderson who’s also known for his […]

FREE Download :: Marco Benevento Live At Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT on April 4, 2015

Grab a free exclusive download of Marco Benevento’s sold out show at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT earlier this year. The performance was produced and recorded by Signal Kitchen at their hybrid state of the art live venue / recording studio and mixed by Marco himself from the multi-track recordings.

FREE Download :: Marco Benevento Live At Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT on April 4, 2015

Grab a free exclusive download of Marco Benevento’s sold out show at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT earlier this year. The performance was produced and recorded by Signal Kitchen at their hybrid state of the art live venue / recording studio and mixed by Marco himself from the multi-track recordings.

FREE Download :: Marco Benevento Live At Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT on April 4, 2015

Grab a free exclusive download of Marco Benevento’s sold out show at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT earlier this year. The performance was produced and recorded by Signal Kitchen at their hybrid state of the art live venue / recording studio and mixed by Marco himself from the multi-track recordings.

Kirk Knuffke :: “Arms & Hands” Short Documentary

Just released! Kirk Knuffke talks about jazz music and his new album, “Arms & Hands,” in this short documentary directed by Steve Melone. The album is available in CD + LP format at royalpotatofamily.com, as well as on iTunes and Amazon.

Give the Drummer Some!

Our next playlist is here, put together with love for your listening! This time we chose to feature the drummers of RPF. Highlighting Stanton Moore, Allison Miller, Matt Chamberlain, and Billy Martin, this compilation is sure to make you want to give the drummer some. Listen on Spotify below:

Give the Drummer Some!

Our next playlist is here, put together with love for your listening! This time we chose to feature the drummers of RPF. Highlighting Stanton Moore, Allison Miller, Matt Chamberlain, and Billy Martin, this compilation is sure to make you want to give the drummer some. Listen on Spotify below:

Give the Drummer Some!

Our next playlist is here, put together with love for your listening! This time we chose to feature the drummers of RPF. Highlighting Stanton Moore, Allison Miller, Matt Chamberlain, and Billy Martin, this compilation is sure to make you want to give the drummer some. Listen on Spotify below:

Marco Benevento Recalls His Musical Journey with Diffuser.fm

Marco Benevento recently “rocked the west stage at Hunter Mountain, NY” during Mountain Jam. Between his set with his band and JRAD on the main stage, Marco sat down with Diffuser to discuss his musical journey over the years. Read the article here, and watch the full interview below. If you missed Marco at Mountain […]

6 String Drag hits the road this June

6 String Drag will hit the road this June for a summer tour. They kick off their tour with a hometown show in Raleigh followed by dates in NYC, Charlotte, DC and more. See full list of dates below. :: Upcoming Tour Dates :: May 29 – Raleigh, NC – The Pour House Music Hall […]

6 String Drag hits the road this June

6 String Drag will hit the road this June for a summer tour. They kick off their tour with a hometown show in Raleigh followed by dates in NYC, Charlotte, DC and more. See full list of dates below. :: Upcoming Tour Dates :: May 29 – Raleigh, NC – The Pour House Music Hall […]

6 String Drag hits the road this June

6 String Drag will hit the road this June for a summer tour. They kick off their tour with a hometown show in Raleigh followed by dates in NYC, Charlotte, DC and more. See full list of dates below. :: Upcoming Tour Dates :: May 29 – Raleigh, NC – The Pour House Music Hall […]

NOLA Jazz Fest 2015 Highlights (EXCLUSIVE VIDEOS)

Another fantastic New Orleans Jazz Fest has come to an end, and we’re sure you’re all feeling as nostalgic about it as we are. Luckily, we have a few great videos taken at Blue Nile this year featuring some of our favorite RPF artists. All captured by the amazing Greg Aiello, and premiered exclusively on […]

NOLA Jazz Fest 2015 Highlights (EXCLUSIVE VIDEOS)

Another fantastic New Orleans Jazz Fest has come to an end, and we’re sure you’re all feeling as nostalgic about it as we are. Luckily, we have a few great videos taken at Blue Nile this year featuring some of our favorite RPF artists. All captured by the amazing Greg Aiello, and premiered exclusively on […]

Bluegrass Situation :: “If You Knew My Mind,” Grayson Capps Album Review

Grayson Capps has re-released his iconic album “If You Knew My Mind” in celebration of its ten-year anniversary. Here’s what Bluegrass Situation has to say about it… BLUEGRASS SITUATION ALBUM REVIEW :: “IF YOU KNEW MY MIND,” GRAYSON CAPPS “Indeed, this is a record most grand in its poetry, even though they are simple lines […]

Bluegrass Situation :: “If You Knew My Mind,” Grayson Capps Album Review

Grayson Capps has re-released his iconic album “If You Knew My Mind” in celebration of its ten-year anniversary. Here’s what Bluegrass Situation has to say about it… BLUEGRASS SITUATION ALBUM REVIEW :: “IF YOU KNEW MY MIND,” GRAYSON CAPPS “Indeed, this is a record most grand in its poetry, even though they are simple lines […]

Royal Potato Family Featured as Label Spotlight in “NYC Jazz Record”

This past month Royal Potato Family founder Kevin Calabro was featured in NYC Jazz Record as a Label Spotlight. Calabro gives his take on record labels, the music he loves working with, and his outlook on the modern record industry. Read full article below or follow this link. “I think RPF is an outstanding label […]

HOT POTATO!! :: RPF Spring 2015 Playlist

Spring is finally here! Spend your sunny days listening to Hot Potato, a playlist handpicked by the Royal Potato Fam comprised of the latest tracks from Marco, WOLF!, Superhuman Happiness, and more. (Warning: this playlist is sure to make you want to shed your winter skin, eat acid, and have casual sex in a flowery […]

HOT POTATO!! :: RPF Spring 2015 Playlist

Spring is finally here! Spend your sunny days listening to Hot Potato, a playlist handpicked by the Royal Potato Fam comprised of the latest tracks from Marco, WOLF!, Superhuman Happiness, and more. (Warning: this playlist is sure to make you want to shed your winter skin, eat acid, and have casual sex in a flowery […]

HOT POTATO!! :: RPF Spring 2015 Playlist

Spring is finally here! Spend your sunny days listening to Hot Potato, a playlist handpicked by the Royal Potato Fam comprised of the latest tracks from Marco, WOLF!, Superhuman Happiness, and more. (Warning: this playlist is sure to make you want to shed your winter skin, eat acid, and have casual sex in a flowery […]

HOT POTATO!! :: RPF Spring 2015 Playlist

Spring is finally here! Spend your sunny days listening to Hot Potato, a playlist handpicked by the Royal Potato Fam comprised of the latest tracks from Marco, WOLF!, Superhuman Happiness, and more. (Warning: this playlist is sure to make you want to shed your winter skin, eat acid, and have casual sex in a flowery […]

FUNK ‘N BOWL // Tues, April 14 // Brooklyn Bowl

You’re not going to want to miss this one…. Live For Live Music and Brooklyn Bowl have joined forces to put together a never-been-done SuperJam. On Tuesday, April 14, Marco Benevento will be joined by Lettuce‘s Eric Krasno, Jesus Coomes & Adam Deitch, and Snarky Puppy’s Chris Bullock for whats sure to be a night […]

Cheers from Marco Benevento!

Cheers to everyone who came out and supported Marco this winter tour! It wouldn’t be possible without you….Love you guys!! If you weren’t able to catch Marco Benevento this run, here are his upcoming tour dates. Hope to see you there! :: TOUR DATES :: May 2 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile May […]

Cheers from Marco Benevento!

Cheers to everyone who came out and supported Marco this winter tour! It wouldn’t be possible without you….Love you guys!! If you weren’t able to catch Marco Benevento this run, here are his upcoming tour dates. Hope to see you there! :: TOUR DATES :: May 2 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile May […]

WATCH :: DRKWAV – “Scars” (Official Music Video)

Watch DRKWAV’s official music video for “Scars” HERE! DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). Taken from their record “THE PURGE” available on Royal Potato Family records. Video by Logan Owlbeemoth tachyonsplus.tumblr.com

WATCH :: DRKWAV – “Scars” (Official Music Video)

Watch DRKWAV’s official music video for “Scars” HERE! DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). Taken from their record “THE PURGE” available on Royal Potato Family records. Video by Logan Owlbeemoth tachyonsplus.tumblr.com

Kirk Knuffke “Arms & Hands” // Available Now!

Kirk Knuffke‘s latest album “Arms & Hands” is now available from the RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Creating a a set of music that is both engaging and inventive, this album assembles the ideal trio including bassist Mark Helias and drummer Bill Goodwin, along with special guests Brian Drye (trombone), Daniel Carter (alto saxophone), […]

Kirk Knuffke “Arms & Hands” // Available Now!

Kirk Knuffke‘s latest album “Arms & Hands” is now available from the RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Creating a a set of music that is both engaging and inventive, this album assembles the ideal trio including bassist Mark Helias and drummer Bill Goodwin, along with special guests Brian Drye (trombone), Daniel Carter (alto saxophone), […]

Kirk Knuffke “Arms & Hands” // Available Now!

Kirk Knuffke‘s latest album “Arms & Hands” is now available from the RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Creating a a set of music that is both engaging and inventive, this album assembles the ideal trio including bassist Mark Helias and drummer Bill Goodwin, along with special guests Brian Drye (trombone), Daniel Carter (alto saxophone), […]

OUT NOW :: WOLF! feat. Scott Metzger

WOLF! featuring Scott Metzger, Jon Shaw and Taylor Floreth have released their self-titled debut album. Available now from RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Stream the track “Neck Bone” below + watch videos for the album’s opening track “Cakewalk” and a live WOLF! performance from Brooklyn Bowl. [top photo by Mark Dershowitz @philfan]

Grayson Capps :: 10th Anniversary Reissue of “If You Knew My Mind”

Grayson Capps‘ debut solo album If You Knew My Mind turns ten this year. In light of the milestone, Royal Potato Family is honoring the now classic recording with a special 10th anniversary reissue edition. Will be available as a 2-LP gatefold vinyl set for the first time ever + CD. The set will feature: -3 […]

Grayson Capps :: 10th Anniversary Reissue of “If You Knew My Mind”

Grayson Capps‘ debut solo album If You Knew My Mind turns ten this year. In light of the milestone, Royal Potato Family is honoring the now classic recording with a special 10th anniversary reissue edition. Will be available as a 2-LP gatefold vinyl set for the first time ever + CD. The set will feature: -3 […]

Grayson Capps :: 10th Anniversary Reissue of “If You Knew My Mind”

Grayson Capps‘ debut solo album If You Knew My Mind turns ten this year. In light of the milestone, Royal Potato Family is honoring the now classic recording with a special 10th anniversary reissue edition. Will be available as a 2-LP gatefold vinyl set for the first time ever + CD. The set will feature: -3 […]

WATCH :: Ben Goldberg: The Making of “Orphic Machine”

Watch the making of Ben Goldberg‘s most ambitious project yet, Orphic Machine. Now available for purchase on 2-LP + CD. On this latest album, clarinetist/composer Ben Goldberg creates his most beautiful and lyrical music to date. Goldberg’s songs, brought to exquisite life by vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, derive lyrics from an unlikely source: not poetry, but […]

Seth Walker :: Spring 2015 Tour

Seth Walker is preparing to kickoff his extensive Spring 2015 tour in support of his latest studio album Sky Still Blue. The first of several Florida shows is at Suwannee Springfest, in Live Oak, followed by dates in Alabama, the Midwest and Texas. Be sure to catch Walker in New Orleans during Jazz Fest at […]

Seth Walker :: Spring 2015 Tour

Seth Walker is preparing to kickoff his extensive Spring 2015 tour in support of his latest studio album Sky Still Blue. The first of several Florida shows is at Suwannee Springfest, in Live Oak, followed by dates in Alabama, the Midwest and Texas. Be sure to catch Walker in New Orleans during Jazz Fest at […]

Seth Walker :: Spring 2015 Tour

Seth Walker is preparing to kickoff his extensive Spring 2015 tour in support of his latest studio album Sky Still Blue. The first of several Florida shows is at Suwannee Springfest, in Live Oak, followed by dates in Alabama, the Midwest and Texas. Be sure to catch Walker in New Orleans during Jazz Fest at […]

Improve Your Life With Superhuman Happiness’ New Track “Super 8.”

As promised by Noisey: Music By Vice, Superhuman Happiness‘ new track, “Super 8,” will improve your life. Listen Here: :: Superhuman Happiness Tour Dates :: March 6 – Los Angeles, CA – Bootleg Theatre ^^ March 7 – San Francisco, CA – Independent ^^ March 10 – Napa, CA – City Winery ^^ March 13 – […]

Improve Your Life With Superhuman Happiness’ New Track “Super 8.”

As promised by Noisey: Music By Vice, Superhuman Happiness‘ new track, “Super 8,” will improve your life. Listen Here: :: Superhuman Happiness Tour Dates :: March 6 – Los Angeles, CA – Bootleg Theatre ^^ March 7 – San Francisco, CA – Independent ^^ March 10 – Napa, CA – City Winery ^^ March 13 – […]

DRKWAV :: “The Purge” // feat. Skerik, John Medeski & Adam Deitch // Out Now :: Order Here!

DRKWAV’s “The Purge” out now. Order here for 2-LP Limited Addition Multi-colored Vinyl + CD. Available for digital download on iTunes & Amazon. DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). The three master musicians have come together for The Purge, an entirely uncompromising debut album that delves deep into the furthest corners […]

DRKWAV :: “The Purge” // feat. Skerik, John Medeski & Adam Deitch // Out Now :: Order Here!

DRKWAV’s “The Purge” out now. Order here for 2-LP Limited Addition Multi-colored Vinyl + CD. Available for digital download on iTunes & Amazon. DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). The three master musicians have come together for The Purge, an entirely uncompromising debut album that delves deep into the furthest corners […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s New Video “If I Get To See You At All”

Check out the new music video “If I Get To See You At All.” Entirely filmed with GoPro cameras, this video features unique perspectives shot by Marco and his band. :: Winter 2015 Tour Dates :: February 21 – Miami, FL – Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile […]

LISTEN :: TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

RPF SPOTIFY PLAYLIST // TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

LISTEN :: TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

RPF SPOTIFY PLAYLIST // TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

LISTEN :: TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

RPF SPOTIFY PLAYLIST // TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

LISTEN :: TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

RPF SPOTIFY PLAYLIST // TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN: THE HITS

WATCH :: SETH WALKER “ALL THAT I’M ASKIN’

SETH WALKER 2015 TOUR DATES 1/3 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile 1/4 – Silverhill, AL – The Frog Pond @ Blue Moon Farms (solo acoustic) 1/14 – San Antonio, TX – Sam’s Burger Joint ^ 1/15 – Houston, TX – Mucky Duck (solo acoustic) 1/16 – Dallas, TX – The Kessler ^ 2/14 […]

WATCH :: MARCO BENEVENTO WINTER TOUR VIDEOS + 2015 SHOWS ANNOUNCED

:: WINTER 2015 TOUR DATES :: January 29 – Northampton, MA – The Parlor Room January 30-31 – Portsmouth, NH – The Press Room February 13 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre ***James Booker Mardi Gras Tribute February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile ^ February 27 – Houston, TX – Warehouse […]

WATCH :: MARCO BENEVENTO WINTER TOUR VIDEOS + 2015 SHOWS ANNOUNCED

:: WINTER 2015 TOUR DATES :: January 29 – Northampton, MA – The Parlor Room January 30-31 – Portsmouth, NH – The Press Room February 13 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre ***James Booker Mardi Gras Tribute February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile ^ February 27 – Houston, TX – Warehouse […]

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS “MIDDLE GROUND” :: 1ST EVER WEST COAST TOUR IN MARCH 2015 WITH MARCO BENEVENTO

“It is with great pleasure we present to you our latest creation, “MIDDLE GROUND.” It is a song about a lonesome, but altruistic spirit trying to break even with Life. It is full of ropey beats, haunting vocals, dark anthemic choruses, and a nice long disco coda so you can get out of your seat […]

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS “MIDDLE GROUND” :: 1ST EVER WEST COAST TOUR IN MARCH 2015 WITH MARCO BENEVENTO

“It is with great pleasure we present to you our latest creation, “MIDDLE GROUND.” It is a song about a lonesome, but altruistic spirit trying to break even with Life. It is full of ropey beats, haunting vocals, dark anthemic choruses, and a nice long disco coda so you can get out of your seat […]

Pre-Order :: 6 String Drag ‘Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll’

6 STRING DRAG Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll “So thrilled to get to see 6 String Drag again. They’re as great as ever. Like reconnecting with a long lost friend.” – Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers) PRE-ORDER the first new album in over 17 years from the seminal alt-country, Raleigh, NC-based legends. LP & CD + T-SHIRT […]

Pre-Order :: 6 String Drag ‘Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll’

6 STRING DRAG Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll “So thrilled to get to see 6 String Drag again. They’re as great as ever. Like reconnecting with a long lost friend.” – Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers) PRE-ORDER the first new album in over 17 years from the seminal alt-country, Raleigh, NC-based legends. LP & CD + T-SHIRT […]

Pre-Order :: 6 String Drag ‘Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll’

6 STRING DRAG Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll “So thrilled to get to see 6 String Drag again. They’re as great as ever. Like reconnecting with a long lost friend.” – Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers) PRE-ORDER the first new album in over 17 years from the seminal alt-country, Raleigh, NC-based legends. LP & CD + T-SHIRT […]

Watch :: JFJO “Bounce”/”Betamax”

Watch Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey‘s psychedelic new video for a mash-up of the tracks “Bounce” and “Betamax” from their latest studio album Worker. The clip was created by Joe Cappa using using stop-motion animation. Buy JFJO Worker on LP, CD or Digital :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify

LISTEN :: 6 String Drag “Drive Around Town” :: Their First New Music in 16 Years

6 STRING DRAG :: “DRIVE AROUND TOWN” Raleigh, NC-based, seminal alt-country band, 6 String Drag, return with their first new music in 16  years. “Drive Around Town” is a classic Kenny Roby number, the spirit of the Sir Douglass Quintet, Gene Vincent, The Clash and Buddy Holly running through its DNA. It’s also the first […]

LISTEN :: 6 String Drag “Drive Around Town” :: Their First New Music in 16 Years

6 STRING DRAG :: “DRIVE AROUND TOWN” Raleigh, NC-based, seminal alt-country band, 6 String Drag, return with their first new music in 16  years. “Drive Around Town” is a classic Kenny Roby number, the spirit of the Sir Douglass Quintet, Gene Vincent, The Clash and Buddy Holly running through its DNA. It’s also the first […]

LISTEN :: 6 String Drag “Drive Around Town” :: Their First New Music in 16 Years

6 STRING DRAG :: “DRIVE AROUND TOWN” Raleigh, NC-based, seminal alt-country band, 6 String Drag, return with their first new music in 16  years. “Drive Around Town” is a classic Kenny Roby number, the spirit of the Sir Douglass Quintet, Gene Vincent, The Clash and Buddy Holly running through its DNA. It’s also the first […]

Listen :: Superhuman Happiness “Catch A Break” New Single

“Change is in the air and Superhuman Happiness is taking deep breaths. Our latest song, “Catch A Break,” features the vocals of new member Andrea Diaz. It’s the first of many singles we’re releasing leading up to our next full album. “Catch A Break” was produced by Sam Cohen (Yellowbirds, Apollo Sunshine) and a mixed […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento “Witches of Ulster”

“Marco Benevento debuts his gorgeously trippy ‘Witches of Ulster’ video” – Entertainment Weekly (premiered here) Marco Benevento’s new album, Swift on LP, CD or Download… iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY U.S. Tour Dates: September 14 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground (Tickets) September 16 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (Tickets) […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento “Witches of Ulster”

“Marco Benevento debuts his gorgeously trippy ‘Witches of Ulster’ video” – Entertainment Weekly (premiered here) Marco Benevento’s new album, Swift on LP, CD or Download… iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY U.S. Tour Dates: September 14 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground (Tickets) September 16 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (Tickets) […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento “Witches of Ulster”

“Marco Benevento debuts his gorgeously trippy ‘Witches of Ulster’ video” – Entertainment Weekly (premiered here) Marco Benevento’s new album, Swift on LP, CD or Download… iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY U.S. Tour Dates: September 14 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground (Tickets) September 16 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (Tickets) […]

OUT NOW :: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey ‘Worker’ + Fall Tour

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Worker Out Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify “…one of the most adventurous, forward-thinking groups to emerge in the last twenty years…” – THE VINYL DISTRICT “In the twenty years since the group formed in Oklahoma, Jacob […]

OUT NOW :: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey ‘Worker’ + Fall Tour

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Worker Out Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify “…one of the most adventurous, forward-thinking groups to emerge in the last twenty years…” – THE VINYL DISTRICT “In the twenty years since the group formed in Oklahoma, Jacob […]

Marco Benevento ‘Swift’ :: In Stores 9/16

MARCO BENEVENTO :: SWIFT Buy Now on LP, CD or Digital at: iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY “Benevento comes out swinging as a vocalizing party-starter alongside his excellent rhythm section…he extrudes sinister balladry and hustlin’ disco beats…old sounds reinvented are his bread and butter.” – Village Voice “Marco Benevento is a multi-talented […]

Marco Benevento ‘Swift’ :: In Stores 9/16

MARCO BENEVENTO :: SWIFT Buy Now on LP, CD or Digital at: iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY “Benevento comes out swinging as a vocalizing party-starter alongside his excellent rhythm section…he extrudes sinister balladry and hustlin’ disco beats…old sounds reinvented are his bread and butter.” – Village Voice “Marco Benevento is a multi-talented […]

Wil Blades ‘Field Notes’ :: Out Now

Wil Blades :: Field Notes featuring Jeff Parker on guitar and Simon Lott on Drums “He is the future to carry on the legend, the legacy of the organ, of the B-3. – Dr. Lonnie Smith “Destined to become one of the best organ-led soul-jazz records of 2014.” – Something Else Reviews “With ‘Field Notes,’ Blades […]

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey “Worker” – Out 10/14 + U.S. Tour

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Worker Available October 14 Listen to the first single “Betamax” Watch “The Making of Worker” JFJO Fall Tour Dates Announced! Oct. 8 – Norman, OK – The Deli Oct. 9 – Austin, TX – The Parish Oct. 10 – Baton Rouge, LA – Chelsea’s Oct. 11 – New Orleans, LA – […]

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey “Worker” – Out 10/14 + U.S. Tour

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Worker Available October 14 Listen to the first single “Betamax” Watch “The Making of Worker” JFJO Fall Tour Dates Announced! Oct. 8 – Norman, OK – The Deli Oct. 9 – Austin, TX – The Parish Oct. 10 – Baton Rouge, LA – Chelsea’s Oct. 11 – New Orleans, LA – […]

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey “Worker” – Out 10/14 + U.S. Tour

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Worker Available October 14 Listen to the first single “Betamax” Watch “The Making of Worker” JFJO Fall Tour Dates Announced! Oct. 8 – Norman, OK – The Deli Oct. 9 – Austin, TX – The Parish Oct. 10 – Baton Rouge, LA – Chelsea’s Oct. 11 – New Orleans, LA – […]

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey “Worker” – Out 10/14 + U.S. Tour

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Worker Available October 14 Listen to the first single “Betamax” Watch “The Making of Worker” JFJO Fall Tour Dates Announced! Oct. 8 – Norman, OK – The Deli Oct. 9 – Austin, TX – The Parish Oct. 10 – Baton Rouge, LA – Chelsea’s Oct. 11 – New Orleans, LA – […]

Seth Walker “Sky Still Blue” Out Now

SETH WALKER Sky Still Blue “Walker relocated to New Orleans, and the influence of the Crescent City’s rainbow of sounds is reflected on the excellent Sky Still Blue…his finest recording to date.” – All Music In Stores Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it here: Royal Potato Family | iTunes | Local Indie Record Store | Amazon Watch […]

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” + Summer Tour Dates

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” from Band of Outsiders Available Now: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Shops | Amazon “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as infectious as they are unpredictable. Mike’s band blazes through punk rock, go go, jazz and metal effortlessly […]

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” + Summer Tour Dates

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” from Band of Outsiders Available Now: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Shops | Amazon “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as infectious as they are unpredictable. Mike’s band blazes through punk rock, go go, jazz and metal effortlessly […]

Edward David Anderson “Lies & Wishes” Out Now

Edward David Anderson‘s debut solo album, Lies & Wishes, is out now on LP, CD & Digital. Buy it at… Royal Potato: http://bit.ly/1edYdSx Local Indie Record Stores: http://bit.ly/1kbzn29 iTunes: http://bit.ly/1fps3UF Amazon: http://bit.ly/QVrAOA

Edward David Anderson “Lies & Wishes” Out Now

Edward David Anderson‘s debut solo album, Lies & Wishes, is out now on LP, CD & Digital. Buy it at… Royal Potato: http://bit.ly/1edYdSx Local Indie Record Stores: http://bit.ly/1kbzn29 iTunes: http://bit.ly/1fps3UF Amazon: http://bit.ly/QVrAOA

Marco Benevento on OPB Music

Marco Benevento and his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger dropped by OPB Music last month to play two new songs that will appear on his next studio album due this September. Check out the full coverage here: at OPB Music

Marco Benevento on OPB Music

Marco Benevento and his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger dropped by OPB Music last month to play two new songs that will appear on his next studio album due this September. Check out the full coverage here: at OPB Music

Marco Benevento on OPB Music

Marco Benevento and his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger dropped by OPB Music last month to play two new songs that will appear on his next studio album due this September. Check out the full coverage here: at OPB Music

Watch Seth Walker “Trouble (Don’t Want No)” Video

Seth Walker has released “Trouble,” the first single and video from his upcoming Oliver Wood-produced release, Sky Still Blue, due June 10. The video was initially premiered by Texas Monthly. Pre-Order Sky Still Blue, including LP, CD and T-Shirt bundles, here: Go to Pre Order

RPF @ NOLA Jazzfest 2014!

THE ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014 The Royal Potato Family 5th Birthday Celebration Saturday, May 3 @ Blue Nile featuring Marco Benevento + special guests Stuart Bogie, Mike Dillon, Steven Bernstein, Carly Meyers & more with opening set by Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Tickets Here Marco Benevento @ New […]

Mike Dillon Band / JFJO On Tour Together!

MIKE DILLON BAND / JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY March 19 – Boulder, CO – Shine March 20 – Fort Collins, CO – Hodi’s Half Note March 21 – Denver, CO – Other Side March 25 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 26 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 28 – Missoula, MT – […]

Mike Dillon Band / JFJO On Tour Together!

MIKE DILLON BAND / JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY March 19 – Boulder, CO – Shine March 20 – Fort Collins, CO – Hodi’s Half Note March 21 – Denver, CO – Other Side March 25 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 26 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 28 – Missoula, MT – […]

Mike Dillon Band / JFJO On Tour Together!

MIKE DILLON BAND / JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY March 19 – Boulder, CO – Shine March 20 – Fort Collins, CO – Hodi’s Half Note March 21 – Denver, CO – Other Side March 25 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 26 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 28 – Missoula, MT – […]

Tom Hamilton of American Babies previews ‘Stark & Red’ on PRX

Tom Hamilton previews the new American Babies‘ EP Stark & Red (out 4/1 on The Royal Potato Family) in an interview with Brian Bahouth on KVMR/PRX. Listen to a stream of “Winter War Games” from Stark & Red here:

Tom Hamilton of American Babies previews ‘Stark & Red’ on PRX

Tom Hamilton previews the new American Babies‘ EP Stark & Red (out 4/1 on The Royal Potato Family) in an interview with Brian Bahouth on KVMR/PRX. Listen to a stream of “Winter War Games” from Stark & Red here:

Willie Sugarcapps on Music City Roots

Watch Willie Sugarcapps perform live on Music City Roots! Buy Willie Sugarcapps debut album on LP, CD & Digital: iTunes | Amazon | The Royal Potato Family | Local Independent Record Store “…raw and immediate, yet warm, full, and inviting, all while seeming effortlessly rendered. Willie Sugarcapps is the very definition of Americana.” –All Music […]

Willie Sugarcapps on Music City Roots

Watch Willie Sugarcapps perform live on Music City Roots! Buy Willie Sugarcapps debut album on LP, CD & Digital: iTunes | Amazon | The Royal Potato Family | Local Independent Record Store “…raw and immediate, yet warm, full, and inviting, all while seeming effortlessly rendered. Willie Sugarcapps is the very definition of Americana.” –All Music […]

Edward David Anderson ‘Lies & Wishes’ :: Album Release 4/29 + BLURT Magazine Song Premiere

EDWARD DAVID ANDERSON (former Backyard Tire Fire frontman) has announced the April 29 release of his debut solo album Lies & Wishes on RPF. We’re honored to welcome him to the family! BLURT Magazine premiered the title track here. Listen to the stream below. Keep your eyes peeled for the pre-order to launch shortly.

Mike Dillon ‘Band of Outsiders’ :: Magnet Track Premiere

MIKE DILLON‘s new album BAND OF OUTSIDERS is set for release April 1, 2014 on The Royal Potato Family Listen & download a free mp3 of the first single “All Walks of Life” from MAGNET Magazine here! “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as catchy […]

Mike Dillon ‘Band of Outsiders’ :: Magnet Track Premiere

MIKE DILLON‘s new album BAND OF OUTSIDERS is set for release April 1, 2014 on The Royal Potato Family Listen & download a free mp3 of the first single “All Walks of Life” from MAGNET Magazine here! “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as catchy […]

Mike Dillon ‘Band of Outsiders’ :: Magnet Track Premiere

MIKE DILLON‘s new album BAND OF OUTSIDERS is set for release April 1, 2014 on The Royal Potato Family Listen & download a free mp3 of the first single “All Walks of Life” from MAGNET Magazine here! “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as catchy […]

Mike Dillon ‘Band of Outsiders’ :: Magnet Track Premiere

MIKE DILLON‘s new album BAND OF OUTSIDERS is set for release April 1, 2014 on The Royal Potato Family Listen & download a free mp3 of the first single “All Walks of Life” from MAGNET Magazine here! “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as catchy […]

This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1) :: Out Now

THIS IS THE TOWN: A TRIBUTE TO NILSSON (Vol. 1) is available now in stores and online …on limited edition Yellow Vinyl, CD and Digital formats! BUY It Here: iTunes | Amazon | Local Independent Record Stores | The Royal Potato Family Listen to “Jump Into The Fire” by Low Cut Connie at Rolling Stone Listen to […]

AMERICAN BABIES “GODDAMN” VIDEO + NEW EP

American Babies have premiered their video for “Goddamn” with Popmatters. The Babies have also unveiled plans for Stark & Red, a new 6-track EP available April 1. The collection explores the band’s acoustic side, including a handful of stripped-down versions of songs that also appear on their latest full-length album, Knives & Teeth. Here’s what Tommy Hamilton […]

AMERICAN BABIES “GODDAMN” VIDEO + NEW EP

American Babies have premiered their video for “Goddamn” with Popmatters. The Babies have also unveiled plans for Stark & Red, a new 6-track EP available April 1. The collection explores the band’s acoustic side, including a handful of stripped-down versions of songs that also appear on their latest full-length album, Knives & Teeth. Here’s what Tommy Hamilton […]

The Complete Last Waltz

THE COMPLETE LAST WALTZ WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 THE CAPITOL THEATRE PORT CHESTER, NY Buy Advance Tickets …A Tribute to The Last Waltz: the historic concert and legendary film by The Band… Featuring: Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), Alecia Chakour (Warren Haynes Band), Andy Cabic (Vetiver), Binky Griptite (The Dap Kings), Brian Kantor (Yellowbirds), […]

The Complete Last Waltz

THE COMPLETE LAST WALTZ WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 THE CAPITOL THEATRE PORT CHESTER, NY Buy Advance Tickets …A Tribute to The Last Waltz: the historic concert and legendary film by The Band… Featuring: Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), Alecia Chakour (Warren Haynes Band), Andy Cabic (Vetiver), Binky Griptite (The Dap Kings), Brian Kantor (Yellowbirds), […]

The Complete Last Waltz

THE COMPLETE LAST WALTZ WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 THE CAPITOL THEATRE PORT CHESTER, NY Buy Advance Tickets …A Tribute to The Last Waltz: the historic concert and legendary film by The Band… Featuring: Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), Alecia Chakour (Warren Haynes Band), Andy Cabic (Vetiver), Binky Griptite (The Dap Kings), Brian Kantor (Yellowbirds), […]

Harry Nilsson Tribute :: Song Premiere At Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone has premiered Low Cut Connie‘s rendition of “Jump Into The Fire,” from This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 1). The 20-track collection, featuring artists like Langhorne Slim, Willy Mason, Marco Benevento, Yellowbirds, Dawn Landes, Rasputina, The Wiyos and Tracy Bonham, celebrates the music of legendary singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. The tribute […]

American Babies :: Knives & Teeth

American Babies | Knives & Teeth Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Multiple listens prove this to be one of the better rock records of the year.” –Relix American Babies :: U.S. Tour October 29 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up October 30 – Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Other Side […]

American Babies :: Knives & Teeth

American Babies | Knives & Teeth Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Multiple listens prove this to be one of the better rock records of the year.” –Relix American Babies :: U.S. Tour October 29 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up October 30 – Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Other Side […]

American Babies :: Knives & Teeth

American Babies | Knives & Teeth Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Multiple listens prove this to be one of the better rock records of the year.” –Relix American Babies :: U.S. Tour October 29 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up October 30 – Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Other Side […]

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain :: Frames

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain | Frames Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Frames succeeds in a purely musical way…From one moment to the next, the pieces capitalize on both the eeriness of dissonant sparsity and the freneticism of precise polyrhythms.” – Santa Fe […]

Marco Benevento In Pixies’ Video

Marco Benevento, his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger and the TigerFace mask that they’ve toured with for the last year star in the new Pixies video “Andro Queen.”

Marco Benevento In Pixies’ Video

Marco Benevento, his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger and the TigerFace mask that they’ve toured with for the last year star in the new Pixies video “Andro Queen.”

Marco Benevento In Pixies’ Video

Marco Benevento, his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger and the TigerFace mask that they’ve toured with for the last year star in the new Pixies video “Andro Queen.”

Steven Bernstein :: The Stone NYC :: Oct. 22-27

STEVEN BERNSTEIN SIX NIGHTS At THE STONE in NEW YORK CITY OCTOBER 22-27  Steven Bernstein—the ever charismatic and inspired trumpeter, bandleader, arranger and composer—sets up shop at The Stone in New York City for a six-night residency this month, running October 22 through October 27. He’ll be showcasing his wide-ranging repertoire of bands and projects, […]

Steven Bernstein :: The Stone NYC :: Oct. 22-27

STEVEN BERNSTEIN SIX NIGHTS At THE STONE in NEW YORK CITY OCTOBER 22-27  Steven Bernstein—the ever charismatic and inspired trumpeter, bandleader, arranger and composer—sets up shop at The Stone in New York City for a six-night residency this month, running October 22 through October 27. He’ll be showcasing his wide-ranging repertoire of bands and projects, […]

Robert Walter’s 20th Congress :: Two Rare East Coast Shows in October

ROBERT WALTER’S 20TH CONGRESS :: Play Two Rare East Coast Shows in October October 24 | World Cafe Live | Philadelphia, PA October 25 | Brooklyn Bowl | New York, NY November 15 & 16 | Bear Creek Music Festival | Live Oak, FL December 31 | Park West | Chicago, IL ^ January 4-9 | […]

Robert Walter’s 20th Congress :: Two Rare East Coast Shows in October

ROBERT WALTER’S 20TH CONGRESS :: Play Two Rare East Coast Shows in October October 24 | World Cafe Live | Philadelphia, PA October 25 | Brooklyn Bowl | New York, NY November 15 & 16 | Bear Creek Music Festival | Live Oak, FL December 31 | Park West | Chicago, IL ^ January 4-9 | […]

WILLIE SUGARCAPPS :: WILL KIMBROUGH, SUGARCANE JANE, GRAYSON CAPPS & CORKY HUGHES

Order the Self-Titled Debut Album by WILLIE SUGARCAPPS featuring GRAYSON CAPPS, CORKY HUGHES, WILL KIMBROUGH & SUGARCANE JANE on LP, CD or Digital: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Store | Amazon Upcoming Tour Dates: November 8 – Josephine, AL – Pirate’s Cove November 9 – Fairhope, AL – Pavillion at Cota November 23 – New […]

YELLOWBIRDS :: Songs From The Vanished Frontier

YELLOWBIRDS Songs From The Vanished Frontier Available Now at: iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Store | The Royal Potato Family Upcoming Yellowbirds shows: June 5 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Alecia Chakour) June 12 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Jocie Adams & Arc Iris) […]

YELLOWBIRDS :: Songs From The Vanished Frontier

YELLOWBIRDS Songs From The Vanished Frontier Available Now at: iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Store | The Royal Potato Family Upcoming Yellowbirds shows: June 5 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Alecia Chakour) June 12 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Jocie Adams & Arc Iris) […]

YELLOWBIRDS :: Songs From The Vanished Frontier

YELLOWBIRDS Songs From The Vanished Frontier Available Now at: iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Store | The Royal Potato Family Upcoming Yellowbirds shows: June 5 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Alecia Chakour) June 12 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Jocie Adams & Arc Iris) […]

YELLOWBIRDS :: Songs From The Vanished Frontier

YELLOWBIRDS Songs From The Vanished Frontier Available Now at: iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Store | The Royal Potato Family Upcoming Yellowbirds shows: June 5 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Alecia Chakour) June 12 | Rockwood Music Hall | New York, NY (w/ special guest Jocie Adams & Arc Iris) […]

Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom :: No Morphine, No Lilies

  Pre-Order ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM No Morphine, No Lilies

Sexmob Plays Fellini :: Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti

  SEXMOB Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota) Available Now on LP, CD & Digital :: RPF | iTunes | Local | Amazon Photo by Greg Aiello “These Fellini themes are so strong, I figured if we added that Sexmob thing to it, how could we go wrong. Our […]

Sexmob Plays Fellini :: Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti

  SEXMOB Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota) Available Now on LP, CD & Digital :: RPF | iTunes | Local | Amazon Photo by Greg Aiello “These Fellini themes are so strong, I figured if we added that Sexmob thing to it, how could we go wrong. Our […]

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | ‘Hands’

  SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS :: HANDS Available NOW In-Stores & Online: Buy from RPF | iTunes | Amazon | Buy Local “Their music joins buoyant call-and-response harmonies, rippling highlife-inspired guitar leads, !!!’s muscular funk-punk, and the spirited pulses of Steve Reich’s Clapping Music” – SPIN “One of the best party records of the year!” – MAGNET […]

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | ‘Hands’

  SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS :: HANDS Available NOW In-Stores & Online: Buy from RPF | iTunes | Amazon | Buy Local “Their music joins buoyant call-and-response harmonies, rippling highlife-inspired guitar leads, !!!’s muscular funk-punk, and the spirited pulses of Steve Reich’s Clapping Music” – SPIN “One of the best party records of the year!” – MAGNET […]

Marco Benevento ~ TigerFace Tour ~ “Limbs Of A Pine” Video

Watch :: MARCO BENEVENTO “Limbs Of A Pine” TIGERFACE Tour :: Upcoming Shows March 8 | Nietzshe’s | Buffalo, NY (Buy Tickets) March 9 | Dubland Underground | Rochester, NY (Buy Tickets) March 15 & 16 | The Press Room | Portsmouth, NH (Buy Tickets) March 21 | Snoe.down | Killington, VT (Buy Tickets) March […]

Skerik’s Bandalabra :: West Coast Tour + ‘Live At The Royal Room’

SKERIK’S BANDALABRA :: Tour Dates March 6 | Green Frog | Bellingham, WA March 7 | Nectar Lounge | Seattle, WA March 8 | Mississippi Pizza | Portland, OR March 9 | Sam Bond’s Garage | Eugene, OR March 10 | Applegate Lodge | Applegate, OR March 11 | Harlow’s | Sacramento, CA March 12 […]

Skerik’s Bandalabra :: West Coast Tour + ‘Live At The Royal Room’

SKERIK’S BANDALABRA :: Tour Dates March 6 | Green Frog | Bellingham, WA March 7 | Nectar Lounge | Seattle, WA March 8 | Mississippi Pizza | Portland, OR March 9 | Sam Bond’s Garage | Eugene, OR March 10 | Applegate Lodge | Applegate, OR March 11 | Harlow’s | Sacramento, CA March 12 […]

Skerik’s Bandalabra :: West Coast Tour + ‘Live At The Royal Room’

SKERIK’S BANDALABRA :: Tour Dates March 6 | Green Frog | Bellingham, WA March 7 | Nectar Lounge | Seattle, WA March 8 | Mississippi Pizza | Portland, OR March 9 | Sam Bond’s Garage | Eugene, OR March 10 | Applegate Lodge | Applegate, OR March 11 | Harlow’s | Sacramento, CA March 12 […]

MIKE DILLON | ‘Urn’ + Tour Dates

  MIKE DILLON :: URN Available Now on LP, CD & MP3: iTunes :: Amazon :: RPF :: Buy at Local Indie Record Stores “You guys are like Milt Jackson meets Henry Rollins meets Tortoise meets Fugazi.” …kid from Oxford, Mississippi seeing The Mike Dillon Band for the first time… Tour Dates: January 31 | […]

MIKE DILLON | ‘Urn’ + Tour Dates

  MIKE DILLON :: URN Available Now on LP, CD & MP3: iTunes :: Amazon :: RPF :: Buy at Local Indie Record Stores “You guys are like Milt Jackson meets Henry Rollins meets Tortoise meets Fugazi.” …kid from Oxford, Mississippi seeing The Mike Dillon Band for the first time… Tour Dates: January 31 | […]

MIKE DILLON | ‘Urn’ + Tour Dates

  MIKE DILLON :: URN Available Now on LP, CD & MP3: iTunes :: Amazon :: RPF :: Buy at Local Indie Record Stores “You guys are like Milt Jackson meets Henry Rollins meets Tortoise meets Fugazi.” …kid from Oxford, Mississippi seeing The Mike Dillon Band for the first time… Tour Dates: January 31 | […]

Billy Martin & Wil Blades -- Shimmy East Coast Tour

Billy Martin & Wil Blades ~ East Coast Shows

  BILLY MARTIN & WIL BLADES | East Coast tour in support of their debut album SHIMMY! 7/5 | Manchester, CT |  The Main Pub • 9:00 PM  (Purchase Tickets) 7/6 | Boston, MA | Club Passim • 7:00 PM (Purchase Tickets) 7/7 | Woodstock, NY | The Colony 7/8 | Burlington, VT |  Club […]

Billy Martin & Wil Blades -- Shimmy East Coast Tour

Billy Martin & Wil Blades ~ East Coast Shows

  BILLY MARTIN & WIL BLADES | East Coast tour in support of their debut album SHIMMY! 7/5 | Manchester, CT |  The Main Pub • 9:00 PM  (Purchase Tickets) 7/6 | Boston, MA | Club Passim • 7:00 PM (Purchase Tickets) 7/7 | Woodstock, NY | The Colony 7/8 | Burlington, VT |  Club […]

The Dead Kenny Gs | Gorelick + Tour Dates

Order GORELICK Now on Limited Edition 12″ EP here (Only 500 copies available) Order GORELICK Now at iTunes here

The Dead Kenny Gs | Gorelick + Tour Dates

Order GORELICK Now on Limited Edition 12″ EP here (Only 500 copies available) Order GORELICK Now at iTunes here

Superhuman Happiness | New Video & Winter Shows

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | “Needles & Pins” SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | Winter Shows: December 30 | The Cake Shop | New York, NY January 26 | Castaways | Ithaca, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) January 27 | Higher Ground | Burlington, VT (w/ Rubblebucket) January 28 | Bowery Ballroom | New York, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | The […]

Garage A Trois | Colorado Shows In December

GARAGE A TROIS To Play Five Shows In Colorado This December featuring Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore “Garage A Trois skew grittier and more psychedelic with the current lineup, combining heavy-riff distortion with a rough-and-tumble funk delirium.” – The New York Times “Insolently awesome since 1999, the instrumental quartet Garage a Trois […]

Garage A Trois | Colorado Shows In December

GARAGE A TROIS To Play Five Shows In Colorado This December featuring Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore “Garage A Trois skew grittier and more psychedelic with the current lineup, combining heavy-riff distortion with a rough-and-tumble funk delirium.” – The New York Times “Insolently awesome since 1999, the instrumental quartet Garage a Trois […]

Garage A Trois | Colorado Shows In December

GARAGE A TROIS To Play Five Shows In Colorado This December featuring Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore “Garage A Trois skew grittier and more psychedelic with the current lineup, combining heavy-riff distortion with a rough-and-tumble funk delirium.” – The New York Times “Insolently awesome since 1999, the instrumental quartet Garage a Trois […]

Garage A Trois | Colorado Shows In December

GARAGE A TROIS To Play Five Shows In Colorado This December featuring Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore “Garage A Trois skew grittier and more psychedelic with the current lineup, combining heavy-riff distortion with a rough-and-tumble funk delirium.” – The New York Times “Insolently awesome since 1999, the instrumental quartet Garage a Trois […]

Marco Benevento | Winter Tour

WINTER Tour December 1 | UCSD The Loft | San Diego, CA (Advance Tickets) December 2 | The Mint | Los Angeles, CA (Advance Tickets) December 3 | Party at The Compound | Oakland, CA December 4 | The Independent | San Francisco, CA (Advance Tickets) December 6 | Moe’s Alley | Santa Cruz, CA (Advance […]

Grayson Capps & The Lost Cause Minstrels | Fall Tour

Grayson Capps heads out on the road this month in support of his critically acclaimed new album, The Lost Cause Minstrels available now on LP & CD here | On MP3 here Also catch Grayson with a cameo and two songs in the new Sony Pictures Film, Straw Dogs. “With a voice recalling Steve Earle […]

Grayson Capps & The Lost Cause Minstrels | Fall Tour

Grayson Capps heads out on the road this month in support of his critically acclaimed new album, The Lost Cause Minstrels available now on LP & CD here | On MP3 here Also catch Grayson with a cameo and two songs in the new Sony Pictures Film, Straw Dogs. “With a voice recalling Steve Earle […]

MTO Plays SLY | NYC Release Party on Oct. 14 at 92Y Tribeca

Steven Bernstein’s Millennial Territory Orchestra celebrates the release of  MTO Plays SLY, a tribute to the music of Sly & The Family Stone, at 92Y Tribeca on Friday, October 14.  Advance tickets are on sale here. MTO Plays SLY is now available for pre-order on LP and CD. Any orders received before street date on […]

MTO Plays SLY | NYC Release Party on Oct. 14 at 92Y Tribeca

Steven Bernstein’s Millennial Territory Orchestra celebrates the release of  MTO Plays SLY, a tribute to the music of Sly & The Family Stone, at 92Y Tribeca on Friday, October 14.  Advance tickets are on sale here. MTO Plays SLY is now available for pre-order on LP and CD. Any orders received before street date on […]

THE DEAD KENNY Gs Tour With PRIMUS | Headline WEST COAST

The Dead Kenny Gs (featuring Skerik, Brad Houser and Mike Dillon) head out for ten dates supporting Primus at the end of May. The band will also headline a run of shows on the West Coast in July. The Dead Kenny Gs brand new, critically acclaimed album, Operation Long Leash, is out now on Royal […]

THE DEAD KENNY Gs Tour With PRIMUS | Headline WEST COAST

The Dead Kenny Gs (featuring Skerik, Brad Houser and Mike Dillon) head out for ten dates supporting Primus at the end of May. The band will also headline a run of shows on the West Coast in July. The Dead Kenny Gs brand new, critically acclaimed album, Operation Long Leash, is out now on Royal […]

THE DEAD KENNY Gs Tour With PRIMUS | Headline WEST COAST

The Dead Kenny Gs (featuring Skerik, Brad Houser and Mike Dillon) head out for ten dates supporting Primus at the end of May. The band will also headline a run of shows on the West Coast in July. The Dead Kenny Gs brand new, critically acclaimed album, Operation Long Leash, is out now on Royal […]

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ New Orleans Jazzfest ’11

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2011 Monday, May 2 730pm | WWOZ Piano Night featuring Marco Benevento @ House Of Blues Tuesday, May 3 7pm | Grayson Capps (Solo Acoustic) @ Chickie Wah Wah’s 10pm | Skerik’s Saucefest @ Hi Ho Lounge Wednesday, May 4 3pm | Garage A Trois […]

GARAGE A TROIS | Always Be Happy, But Stay Evil

GARAGE A TROIS Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL | Order Now Recorded and mixed by Randall Dunn Listen to Shooting Breaks by Garage A Trois Watch home movie from recording sessions at Studio In The Country in Bogalusa, LA… ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL tour […]

GARAGE A TROIS | Always Be Happy, But Stay Evil

GARAGE A TROIS Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL | Order Now Recorded and mixed by Randall Dunn Listen to Shooting Breaks by Garage A Trois Watch home movie from recording sessions at Studio In The Country in Bogalusa, LA… ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL tour […]

GARAGE A TROIS | Always Be Happy, But Stay Evil

GARAGE A TROIS Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL | Order Now Recorded and mixed by Randall Dunn Listen to Shooting Breaks by Garage A Trois Watch home movie from recording sessions at Studio In The Country in Bogalusa, LA… ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL tour […]

YELLOWBIRDS ‘The Color’

Order your copy of the Yellowbirds’ debut album The Color on vinyl and MP3 on Royal Potato Family. Get a free download of “Beneath The Reach Of Light” by visiting Paste Magazine. You can also check out an acoustic version of ‘Beneath The Reach Of Light’ from The Bridge Sessions recorded earlier this year after an outdoor performance […]

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour Dates

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour October 14 | Divan Orange | Montreal, Quebec, Canada October 15 | Elmdale House | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 16 | Casbah | Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 17 | El Mocambo | Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 20 | […]

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour Dates

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour October 14 | Divan Orange | Montreal, Quebec, Canada October 15 | Elmdale House | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 16 | Casbah | Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 17 | El Mocambo | Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 20 | […]

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour Dates

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour October 14 | Divan Orange | Montreal, Quebec, Canada October 15 | Elmdale House | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 16 | Casbah | Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 17 | El Mocambo | Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 20 | […]

Utah Green’s Debut “ForTune” Now Available On iTunes

The newest member of The Royal Potato Family, Utah Green’s debut album ForTune is available NOW on iTunes. An autobiographical series of musings inspired by nature and the human condition, ForTune is a collection of 14 tracks that has drawn comparisons to “…a young Ani DiFranco.” Get your copy today! CLICK HERE TO GET FORTUNE […]

Utah Green’s Debut “ForTune” Now Available On iTunes

The newest member of The Royal Potato Family, Utah Green’s debut album ForTune is available NOW on iTunes. An autobiographical series of musings inspired by nature and the human condition, ForTune is a collection of 14 tracks that has drawn comparisons to “…a young Ani DiFranco.” Get your copy today! CLICK HERE TO GET FORTUNE […]

Introducing…Utah Green

The debut album, ForTune, from Asheville, North Carolina’s Utah Green is available through The Royal Potato Family. Track List 1. 14:42 2. Utah But I Am Taller 3. The Rain Song 4. Sohum 5. Baltic 6. Praha and the Adventurer 7. Dan’s Waltz 8. Burgundy In Arabia 9. Meigah 10. Fortune 11. Water 12. Splendid […]

Introducing…Utah Green

The debut album, ForTune, from Asheville, North Carolina’s Utah Green is available through The Royal Potato Family. Track List 1. 14:42 2. Utah But I Am Taller 3. The Rain Song 4. Sohum 5. Baltic 6. Praha and the Adventurer 7. Dan’s Waltz 8. Burgundy In Arabia 9. Meigah 10. Fortune 11. Water 12. Splendid […]

Mushroom Announce Two Bay Area Shows

MUSHROOM Announce First Bay Area Shows In Over A Year SAN FRANCISCO July 23 @ MAKE OUT ROOM + BERKELEY July 24 @ STARRY PLOUGH The Oakland Collective’s Latest Album, NAKED, STONED & STABBED, Available Now “The wealth and riches embedded in these grooves deserve your full attention. Naked, Stoned and Stabbed is a gift […]

Tour Dates, NPR, Vinyl Update and More…

Hey Hey… How’s everyone feeling? We hope your summer is off to a good start. Marco Benevento gets back on the road this week, so we wanted to remind you all about the upcoming shows and fill you in on some other good stuff… First and foremost, to everyone who has ordered Between The Needles […]

Tour Dates, NPR, Vinyl Update and More…

Hey Hey… How’s everyone feeling? We hope your summer is off to a good start. Marco Benevento gets back on the road this week, so we wanted to remind you all about the upcoming shows and fill you in on some other good stuff… First and foremost, to everyone who has ordered Between The Needles […]

Tour Dates, NPR, Vinyl Update and More…

Hey Hey… How’s everyone feeling? We hope your summer is off to a good start. Marco Benevento gets back on the road this week, so we wanted to remind you all about the upcoming shows and fill you in on some other good stuff… First and foremost, to everyone who has ordered Between The Needles […]

Tour Dates, NPR, Vinyl Update and More…

Hey Hey… How’s everyone feeling? We hope your summer is off to a good start. Marco Benevento gets back on the road this week, so we wanted to remind you all about the upcoming shows and fill you in on some other good stuff… First and foremost, to everyone who has ordered Between The Needles […]

Surprise Me Mr Davis Announces Summer Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS To Play Ten Dates This Summer Brooklyn, NY — Surprise Me Mr. Davis have announced a handful of summer tour dates. The five piece rock band, featuring Nathan Moore, Brad Barr, Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman and Andrew Barr, will come together from their homes in Montreal, Brooklyn and the Shenandoah Valley […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door | In Stores Now!!!

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET Live At The Triple DoorBuy It Now At: SONIC BOOM EASY STREET SILVER PLATTERS iTUNES AMAZON THINK INDIE …and all other record stores and digital music stores where you buy music… SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door Featuring Skerik (Tenor Saxophone), Craig Flory (Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet), Hans […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door | In Stores Now!!!

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET Live At The Triple DoorBuy It Now At: SONIC BOOM EASY STREET SILVER PLATTERS iTUNES AMAZON THINK INDIE …and all other record stores and digital music stores where you buy music… SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door Featuring Skerik (Tenor Saxophone), Craig Flory (Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet), Hans […]

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive US Premiere May 13 Triple Door , Seattle May 15  SF Jazz Festival For the first time in the US, Sexmob plays music from their Grammy nominated CD “Sexotica.” Fresh from a European “Sexotica” tour, they are joined by turntable wizard DJ Olive. Trance, groove, and turntable magic blended […]

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive US Premiere May 13 Triple Door , Seattle May 15  SF Jazz Festival For the first time in the US, Sexmob plays music from their Grammy nominated CD “Sexotica.” Fresh from a European “Sexotica” tour, they are joined by turntable wizard DJ Olive. Trance, groove, and turntable magic blended […]

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive US Premiere May 13 Triple Door , Seattle May 15  SF Jazz Festival For the first time in the US, Sexmob plays music from their Grammy nominated CD “Sexotica.” Fresh from a European “Sexotica” tour, they are joined by turntable wizard DJ Olive. Trance, groove, and turntable magic blended […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET…Live At The Triple Door It’s hard to keep a seven piece band on the road these days, so unfortunately SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET doesn’t get to tour as much as they’d like. In fact, at this point it’s become a positively rare occurrence. However, Skerik has been sitting on this amazing […]

JFJO | “Stay Gold” | New Album Due on June 22

Give a listen to “STAY GOLD,” a brand new track from the forthcoming JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY album of the same name set to hit stores on June 22! Upcoming JFJO Tour Dates… June 12 – Bartlesville, OK – OK Mozart Festival June 16  – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop June 17 – Rochester, NY […]

JFJO | “Stay Gold” | New Album Due on June 22

Give a listen to “STAY GOLD,” a brand new track from the forthcoming JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY album of the same name set to hit stores on June 22! Upcoming JFJO Tour Dates… June 12 – Bartlesville, OK – OK Mozart Festival June 16  – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop June 17 – Rochester, NY […]

JFJO | “Stay Gold” | New Album Due on June 22

Give a listen to “STAY GOLD,” a brand new track from the forthcoming JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY album of the same name set to hit stores on June 22! Upcoming JFJO Tour Dates… June 12 – Bartlesville, OK – OK Mozart Festival June 16  – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop June 17 – Rochester, NY […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall (New Album & Tour)

At long last, the ‘Between The Needles & Nightfall’ tour began last night at The Space Gallery in Portland, ME. We look forward to seeing many of you in the coming weeks as we roll up and down the East Coast and Midwest. A full list of dates are below. As you’ve probably heard by […]

Nathan Moore | New Summer Tour Dates Announced

In addition to fronting Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Nathan Moore will be making a number of appearances in the solo setting. Word has it that Moore is putting the finishing touches on a new studio album recorded around his home in the Shenandoah Valley. One of the songs, “The Garden,” made its live debut on […]

Nathan Moore | New Summer Tour Dates Announced

In addition to fronting Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Nathan Moore will be making a number of appearances in the solo setting. Word has it that Moore is putting the finishing touches on a new studio album recorded around his home in the Shenandoah Valley. One of the songs, “The Garden,” made its live debut on […]

Nathan Moore | New Summer Tour Dates Announced

In addition to fronting Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Nathan Moore will be making a number of appearances in the solo setting. Word has it that Moore is putting the finishing touches on a new studio album recorded around his home in the Shenandoah Valley. One of the songs, “The Garden,” made its live debut on […]

Mushroom | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed | In Stores Now

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed Available Now: iTunes | Amazon | Think Indie “Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released […]

Mushroom | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed | In Stores Now

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed Available Now: iTunes | Amazon | Think Indie “Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis in NYC

We just wanted to take a second and say thanks to all of you who came out to the Surprise Me Mr. Davis shows this week. We personally got to meet and party with a bunch of you in NYC. And it was a blast. The band couldn’t ask for a more beautiful, amazing bunch […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis in NYC

We just wanted to take a second and say thanks to all of you who came out to the Surprise Me Mr. Davis shows this week. We personally got to meet and party with a bunch of you in NYC. And it was a blast. The band couldn’t ask for a more beautiful, amazing bunch […]

JFJO Release Vinyl 7-Inch for Record Store Day on Sat. April 17

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Release RECORD STORE DAY Exclusive 7-Inch “THE SENSATION OF SEEING LIGHT” On Saturday, April 17 New Album, STAY GOLD, Due June 22 Tulsa, OK’s Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey will release “The Sensation Of Seeing Light” on limited edition 7-inch vinyl, available exclusively at Record Store Day, on Saturday, April 17. The […]

JFJO Release Vinyl 7-Inch for Record Store Day on Sat. April 17

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Release RECORD STORE DAY Exclusive 7-Inch “THE SENSATION OF SEEING LIGHT” On Saturday, April 17 New Album, STAY GOLD, Due June 22 Tulsa, OK’s Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey will release “The Sensation Of Seeing Light” on limited edition 7-inch vinyl, available exclusively at Record Store Day, on Saturday, April 17. The […]

JFJO Release Vinyl 7-Inch for Record Store Day on Sat. April 17

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Release RECORD STORE DAY Exclusive 7-Inch “THE SENSATION OF SEEING LIGHT” On Saturday, April 17 New Album, STAY GOLD, Due June 22 Tulsa, OK’s Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey will release “The Sensation Of Seeing Light” on limited edition 7-inch vinyl, available exclusively at Record Store Day, on Saturday, April 17. The […]

JFJO Release Vinyl 7-Inch for Record Store Day on Sat. April 17

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Release RECORD STORE DAY Exclusive 7-Inch “THE SENSATION OF SEEING LIGHT” On Saturday, April 17 New Album, STAY GOLD, Due June 22 Tulsa, OK’s Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey will release “The Sensation Of Seeing Light” on limited edition 7-inch vinyl, available exclusively at Record Store Day, on Saturday, April 17. The […]

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates New Album, BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL, In Stores May 11 Marco Benevento has announced North American tour dates in support of his forthcoming new album, Between The Needles & Nightfall. The Brooklyn-based pianist will front his trio for the majority of a 29-night headline run that includes a […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis | ‘That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast’

The new 7-song SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS ep, That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast is available now for pre-order as a limited edition CD. The track listing is: 1. Roses In Bottles 2. Sissyfuss 3. One Sick Knave 4. I’m No Good At All 5. Emily Green 6. Joelle 7. Home Away From Home Upcoming […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis | ‘That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast’

The new 7-song SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS ep, That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast is available now for pre-order as a limited edition CD. The track listing is: 1. Roses In Bottles 2. Sissyfuss 3. One Sick Knave 4. I’m No Good At All 5. Emily Green 6. Joelle 7. Home Away From Home Upcoming […]

San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut!

Our friend’s in San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut this Saturday Night, March 13 @ Sullivan Hall | Advance Tickets Available Here Other Friends & Lovers, Brothers & Sisters of ROYAL POTATO FAMILY coming to NYC STEVEN BERNSTEIN @ The Stone on Monday, April 5 SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS @ Union Hall on […]

San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut!

Our friend’s in San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut this Saturday Night, March 13 @ Sullivan Hall | Advance Tickets Available Here Other Friends & Lovers, Brothers & Sisters of ROYAL POTATO FAMILY coming to NYC STEVEN BERNSTEIN @ The Stone on Monday, April 5 SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS @ Union Hall on […]

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates The often elusive American rock and roll band SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS, comprised by members Nathan Moore, Brad and Andrew Barr, Marc Friedman and Marco Benevento, have announced an April 13 release for their long-awaited EP, THAT MAN EATS MORNING FOR BREAKFAST. On the same day, […]

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates The often elusive American rock and roll band SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS, comprised by members Nathan Moore, Brad and Andrew Barr, Marc Friedman and Marco Benevento, have announced an April 13 release for their long-awaited EP, THAT MAN EATS MORNING FOR BREAKFAST. On the same day, […]

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates The often elusive American rock and roll band SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS, comprised by members Nathan Moore, Brad and Andrew Barr, Marc Friedman and Marco Benevento, have announced an April 13 release for their long-awaited EP, THAT MAN EATS MORNING FOR BREAKFAST. On the same day, […]

THE BARR BROTHERS Tour With THE LOW ANTHEM

Our good friends, Brad and Andrew Barr, have just announced a new band — The Barr Brothers — along with a handful of dates debuting the project while opening for The Low Anthem… THE BARR BROTHERS To Open For THE LOW ANTHEM Guitarist BRAD BARR & Drummer ANDREW BARR Joined By Harpist SARAH PAGE Introduce […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall | Due May 11 from RPF

MARCO BENEVENTO | ‘BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL’ Available May 11 from Royal Potato Family Back with his third full length studio album in as many years, Brooklyn-based pianist and sound sculptor MARCO BENEVENTO delivers BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL on May 11 via his label Royal Potato Family. BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL was initially conceived […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall | Due May 11 from RPF

MARCO BENEVENTO | ‘BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL’ Available May 11 from Royal Potato Family Back with his third full length studio album in as many years, Brooklyn-based pianist and sound sculptor MARCO BENEVENTO delivers BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL on May 11 via his label Royal Potato Family. BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL was initially conceived […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall | Due May 11 from RPF

MARCO BENEVENTO | ‘BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL’ Available May 11 from Royal Potato Family Back with his third full length studio album in as many years, Brooklyn-based pianist and sound sculptor MARCO BENEVENTO delivers BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL on May 11 via his label Royal Potato Family. BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL was initially conceived […]

Marco Benevento | February 2010 Tour Dates & New Album Plans

Hello Bus Riders, Real Morning Party People and Royal Potato Family– We hope this finds you all doing well. Just a quick note here to bring you up to speed on what Marco Benevento has got in the works. For the most part, the TRIO has been laying low as of late while Marco works […]

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned & Stabbed (Available April 27)

MUSHROOM | ‘Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed’ Available April 27 from 4 Zero/Royal Potato Family“Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released April 27 […]

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned & Stabbed (Available April 27)

MUSHROOM | ‘Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed’ Available April 27 from 4 Zero/Royal Potato Family“Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released April 27 […]

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February 2010 Tour Dates featuring Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz & Andrew Barr Advance Tix on Sale Now Feb. 10 | Duke Coffeehouse | Raleigh, NC w/ Nathan Moore Tix Available At The Door Feb. 11 | Capital Ale House | Richmond, VA w/ Nathan Moore Buy Advance Tix Feb. 12 | […]

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February 2010 Tour Dates featuring Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz & Andrew Barr Advance Tix on Sale Now Feb. 10 | Duke Coffeehouse | Raleigh, NC w/ Nathan Moore Tix Available At The Door Feb. 11 | Capital Ale House | Richmond, VA w/ Nathan Moore Buy Advance Tix Feb. 12 | […]

GARAGE A TROIS on “Sessions From The Box”

The incredible live performance / interview podcast “SESSIONS FROM THE BOX” recently caught up with GARAGE A TROIS at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR. LISTEN HERE!

JFJO Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010Recording Sessions For New Album Underway In Tulsa With Planned June Release Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey have announced Winter 2010 tour plans. The band will head out for a 12-date West Coast run in February marking the hard touring quartet’s first shows since selling […]

JFJO Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010Recording Sessions For New Album Underway In Tulsa With Planned June Release Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey have announced Winter 2010 tour plans. The band will head out for a 12-date West Coast run in February marking the hard touring quartet’s first shows since selling […]

JFJO Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010Recording Sessions For New Album Underway In Tulsa With Planned June Release Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey have announced Winter 2010 tour plans. The band will head out for a 12-date West Coast run in February marking the hard touring quartet’s first shows since selling […]

JFJO Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Tour West Coast and Europe in Winter 2010Recording Sessions For New Album Underway In Tulsa With Planned June Release Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey have announced Winter 2010 tour plans. The band will head out for a 12-date West Coast run in February marking the hard touring quartet’s first shows since selling […]

Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman & Stanton Moore: Outtake from “Live In NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency” DVD

Here’s more exclusive bonus footage (not available on the DVD) from Marco Benevento’s new DVD release: Marco Benevento & Friends Live in NYC : The Sullivan Hall Residency It’s towards the very end of the set when Marco slams into a bluesy riff reminiscent of The Allman Brothers’ “Southbound” with Stanton Moore of Galactic providing […]

‘SINCERELY, L. COHEN’ -PREORDER VINYL- OUT NOV. 24!

“Sentimental and scholarly, full of tearful singalongs and heartfelt remembrance, it was an evening Cohen would have appreciated.” – Justin Joffe

‘SINCERELY, L. COHEN’ -PREORDER VINYL- OUT NOV. 24!

“Sentimental and scholarly, full of tearful singalongs and heartfelt remembrance, it was an evening Cohen would have appreciated.” – Justin Joffe

‘SINCERELY, L. COHEN’ -PREORDER VINYL- OUT NOV. 24!

“Sentimental and scholarly, full of tearful singalongs and heartfelt remembrance, it was an evening Cohen would have appreciated.” – Justin Joffe

Mike Dillon ‘Life Is Not A Football’ – Out Now!

Available on limited edition white vinyl, CD & digital formats.

Jenny Scheinman ‘Here on Earth’

w/ Bill Frisell, Robbie Fulks, Danny Barnes & Robbie Gjersoe

Evolfo - Last of the Acid Cowboys

Evolfo ‘Last of the Acid Cowboys’ (Out 4/7)

“…raucous, dark, sinister, with a warm-psych-soul energy.” – Speak Into My Good Eye

Evolfo - Last of the Acid Cowboys

Evolfo ‘Last of the Acid Cowboys’ (Out 4/7)

“…raucous, dark, sinister, with a warm-psych-soul energy.” – Speak Into My Good Eye

LISTEN :: SETH WALKER ‘GOTTA GET BACK’ OUT NOW

U.S. TOUR DATES THROUGHOUT THE FALL

LISTEN :: SETH WALKER ‘GOTTA GET BACK’ OUT NOW

U.S. TOUR DATES THROUGHOUT THE FALL

Reed Mathis Releases ‘Beathoven’ w/ Mike Gordon, Page McConnell, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & More

Modern arrangements & improvisations of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 & No. 6

American Babies Announce Fall ’16 Tour Dates

In Support of latest studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark

LISTEN :: WOLF! – ‘$5 Suggested Donation’

Check out WOLF!’s latest collection of live jams from NYC

2016 RPF Artist Jazzfest Schedule

Click here for a grid of all the RPF artists that will be in NOLA for Jazzfest this year.

WATCH :: “Holly Bowling – Distilling a Dream”

A documentary short film about musician Holly Bowling and the musical journey that led her to transcribe, perform, and record Phish songs and jams on solo piano.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s video for “Dropkick” (official music video)

The first single from ‘The Story of Fred Short’ out April 1

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s video for “Dropkick” (official music video)

The first single from ‘The Story of Fred Short’ out April 1

LISTEN :: Swoon your lover with our Valentine’s Day playlist

Impress your one and only with tracks by Yellowbirds, The New Mastersounds, Seth Walker, American Babies, JFJO, and more.

LISTEN :: Swoon your lover with our Valentine’s Day playlist

Impress your one and only with tracks by Yellowbirds, The New Mastersounds, Seth Walker, American Babies, JFJO, and more.

LISTEN :: Swoon your lover with our Valentine’s Day playlist

Impress your one and only with tracks by Yellowbirds, The New Mastersounds, Seth Walker, American Babies, JFJO, and more.

WATCH :: Marco Benevento – A Life Of Music & Family – Presented by GoPro

Check out a short film produced by GoPro about Marco Benevento’s family and career.

SONG PREMIERE: Superhuman Happiness drop “Landslide” via Glide

“Superhuman Happiness share chilled out track ‘Landslide'”

SONG PREMIERE: Superhuman Happiness drop “Landslide” via Glide

“Superhuman Happiness share chilled out track ‘Landslide'”

LISTEN: AMERICAN BABIES PREMIERE “SYNTH DRIVER”

First song off new studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark, out 3/18

LISTEN: AMERICAN BABIES PREMIERE “SYNTH DRIVER”

First song off new studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark, out 3/18

RPF Holiday Sale!

25% off your entire order + a chance to win a special merch package giveaway! More details here.

OUT NOW: MIKE DILLON PLAYS ELLIOTT SMITH

Mike Dillon is recording a new album of Elliott Smith songs entitled Functioning Broke, planned for release in Spring 2016. The first single, “Half Right” is available now to download and stream

WATCH :: JFJO’s “Better Living Through Competitive Spirituality”

Watch this new video from Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey!

WATCH :: JFJO’s “Better Living Through Competitive Spirituality”

Watch this new video from Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey!

WATCH :: JFJO’s “Better Living Through Competitive Spirituality”

Watch this new video from Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey!

WATCH :: The New Mastersounds Cover Phish’s “Cars, Trucks and Buses”

Check out their funky rendition of the classic Phish song here.

Edward David Anderson

Out Now :: Edward David Anderson :: Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions

The acclaimed singer-songwriter returns with his most roots-based, Americana-leaning album yet.

WATCH :: “Super 8” (official music video) – Superhuman Happiness

It’s here! The official music video for “Super 8” by Superhuman Happiness.

WATCH :: “Super 8” (official music video) – Superhuman Happiness

It’s here! The official music video for “Super 8” by Superhuman Happiness.

New Release :: Holly Bowling :: “Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano”

Bowling’s first release, Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano, is out now on RPF.

New Release :: Holly Bowling :: “Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano”

Bowling’s first release, Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano, is out now on RPF.

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS – “Escape Velocity” Advance Album Stream on KCRW

Escape Velocity, the latest from Superhuman Happiness, is infectious. Thanks to KCRW you can now advance stream the album in it’s entirety here!

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS – “Escape Velocity” Advance Album Stream on KCRW

Escape Velocity, the latest from Superhuman Happiness, is infectious. Thanks to KCRW you can now advance stream the album in it’s entirety here!

JFJO: The Battle For Earth + Fall 2015 Tour + 3 New Videos

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey releases new live album, ‘The Battle For Earth’ followed by tour dates throughout Fall 2015

On Tour: Skerik’s Bandalabra – Sept. & Oct. 2015 Shows

Skerik’s Bandalabra plays 13 shows around the U.S. in September and October 2015.

Mike Dillon :: Summer Tour

Mike Dillon is back on the road with Summer tour dates just announced! His tour will include several stops in New Orleans, Colorado, Mississippi, Alabama, and more. See below for full list of tour dates.

Mike Dillon :: Summer Tour

Mike Dillon is back on the road with Summer tour dates just announced! His tour will include several stops in New Orleans, Colorado, Mississippi, Alabama, and more. See below for full list of tour dates.

Mike Dillon :: Summer Tour

Mike Dillon is back on the road with Summer tour dates just announced! His tour will include several stops in New Orleans, Colorado, Mississippi, Alabama, and more. See below for full list of tour dates.

Listen :: Edward David Anderson’s “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” Out Now

Edward David Anderson has announced the release of his next studio album, Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions, due October 16 via Royal Potato Family. The first single from the collection, “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” is out now via PopMatters. The nine-track effort is the second solo album by Anderson who’s also known for his […]

FREE Download :: Marco Benevento Live At Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT on April 4, 2015

Grab a free exclusive download of Marco Benevento’s sold out show at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT earlier this year. The performance was produced and recorded by Signal Kitchen at their hybrid state of the art live venue / recording studio and mixed by Marco himself from the multi-track recordings.

Kirk Knuffke :: “Arms & Hands” Short Documentary

Just released! Kirk Knuffke talks about jazz music and his new album, “Arms & Hands,” in this short documentary directed by Steve Melone. The album is available in CD + LP format at royalpotatofamily.com, as well as on iTunes and Amazon.

Kirk Knuffke :: “Arms & Hands” Short Documentary

Just released! Kirk Knuffke talks about jazz music and his new album, “Arms & Hands,” in this short documentary directed by Steve Melone. The album is available in CD + LP format at royalpotatofamily.com, as well as on iTunes and Amazon.

Marco Benevento Recalls His Musical Journey with Diffuser.fm

Marco Benevento recently “rocked the west stage at Hunter Mountain, NY” during Mountain Jam. Between his set with his band and JRAD on the main stage, Marco sat down with Diffuser to discuss his musical journey over the years. Read the article here, and watch the full interview below. If you missed Marco at Mountain […]

Marco Benevento Recalls His Musical Journey with Diffuser.fm

Marco Benevento recently “rocked the west stage at Hunter Mountain, NY” during Mountain Jam. Between his set with his band and JRAD on the main stage, Marco sat down with Diffuser to discuss his musical journey over the years. Read the article here, and watch the full interview below. If you missed Marco at Mountain […]

NOLA Jazz Fest 2015 Highlights (EXCLUSIVE VIDEOS)

Another fantastic New Orleans Jazz Fest has come to an end, and we’re sure you’re all feeling as nostalgic about it as we are. Luckily, we have a few great videos taken at Blue Nile this year featuring some of our favorite RPF artists. All captured by the amazing Greg Aiello, and premiered exclusively on […]

NOLA Jazz Fest 2015 Highlights (EXCLUSIVE VIDEOS)

Another fantastic New Orleans Jazz Fest has come to an end, and we’re sure you’re all feeling as nostalgic about it as we are. Luckily, we have a few great videos taken at Blue Nile this year featuring some of our favorite RPF artists. All captured by the amazing Greg Aiello, and premiered exclusively on […]

Bluegrass Situation :: “If You Knew My Mind,” Grayson Capps Album Review

Grayson Capps has re-released his iconic album “If You Knew My Mind” in celebration of its ten-year anniversary. Here’s what Bluegrass Situation has to say about it… BLUEGRASS SITUATION ALBUM REVIEW :: “IF YOU KNEW MY MIND,” GRAYSON CAPPS “Indeed, this is a record most grand in its poetry, even though they are simple lines […]

Royal Potato Family Featured as Label Spotlight in “NYC Jazz Record”

This past month Royal Potato Family founder Kevin Calabro was featured in NYC Jazz Record as a Label Spotlight. Calabro gives his take on record labels, the music he loves working with, and his outlook on the modern record industry. Read full article below or follow this link. “I think RPF is an outstanding label […]

FUNK ‘N BOWL // Tues, April 14 // Brooklyn Bowl

You’re not going to want to miss this one…. Live For Live Music and Brooklyn Bowl have joined forces to put together a never-been-done SuperJam. On Tuesday, April 14, Marco Benevento will be joined by Lettuce‘s Eric Krasno, Jesus Coomes & Adam Deitch, and Snarky Puppy’s Chris Bullock for whats sure to be a night […]

FUNK ‘N BOWL // Tues, April 14 // Brooklyn Bowl

You’re not going to want to miss this one…. Live For Live Music and Brooklyn Bowl have joined forces to put together a never-been-done SuperJam. On Tuesday, April 14, Marco Benevento will be joined by Lettuce‘s Eric Krasno, Jesus Coomes & Adam Deitch, and Snarky Puppy’s Chris Bullock for whats sure to be a night […]

FUNK ‘N BOWL // Tues, April 14 // Brooklyn Bowl

You’re not going to want to miss this one…. Live For Live Music and Brooklyn Bowl have joined forces to put together a never-been-done SuperJam. On Tuesday, April 14, Marco Benevento will be joined by Lettuce‘s Eric Krasno, Jesus Coomes & Adam Deitch, and Snarky Puppy’s Chris Bullock for whats sure to be a night […]

WATCH :: DRKWAV – “Scars” (Official Music Video)

Watch DRKWAV’s official music video for “Scars” HERE! DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). Taken from their record “THE PURGE” available on Royal Potato Family records. Video by Logan Owlbeemoth tachyonsplus.tumblr.com

Kirk Knuffke “Arms & Hands” // Available Now!

Kirk Knuffke‘s latest album “Arms & Hands” is now available from the RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Creating a a set of music that is both engaging and inventive, this album assembles the ideal trio including bassist Mark Helias and drummer Bill Goodwin, along with special guests Brian Drye (trombone), Daniel Carter (alto saxophone), […]

OUT NOW :: WOLF! feat. Scott Metzger

WOLF! featuring Scott Metzger, Jon Shaw and Taylor Floreth have released their self-titled debut album. Available now from RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Stream the track “Neck Bone” below + watch videos for the album’s opening track “Cakewalk” and a live WOLF! performance from Brooklyn Bowl. [top photo by Mark Dershowitz @philfan]

OUT NOW :: WOLF! feat. Scott Metzger

WOLF! featuring Scott Metzger, Jon Shaw and Taylor Floreth have released their self-titled debut album. Available now from RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Stream the track “Neck Bone” below + watch videos for the album’s opening track “Cakewalk” and a live WOLF! performance from Brooklyn Bowl. [top photo by Mark Dershowitz @philfan]

WATCH :: Ben Goldberg: The Making of “Orphic Machine”

Watch the making of Ben Goldberg‘s most ambitious project yet, Orphic Machine. Now available for purchase on 2-LP + CD. On this latest album, clarinetist/composer Ben Goldberg creates his most beautiful and lyrical music to date. Goldberg’s songs, brought to exquisite life by vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, derive lyrics from an unlikely source: not poetry, but […]

WATCH :: Ben Goldberg: The Making of “Orphic Machine”

Watch the making of Ben Goldberg‘s most ambitious project yet, Orphic Machine. Now available for purchase on 2-LP + CD. On this latest album, clarinetist/composer Ben Goldberg creates his most beautiful and lyrical music to date. Goldberg’s songs, brought to exquisite life by vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, derive lyrics from an unlikely source: not poetry, but […]

Improve Your Life With Superhuman Happiness’ New Track “Super 8.”

As promised by Noisey: Music By Vice, Superhuman Happiness‘ new track, “Super 8,” will improve your life. Listen Here: :: Superhuman Happiness Tour Dates :: March 6 – Los Angeles, CA – Bootleg Theatre ^^ March 7 – San Francisco, CA – Independent ^^ March 10 – Napa, CA – City Winery ^^ March 13 – […]

Improve Your Life With Superhuman Happiness’ New Track “Super 8.”

As promised by Noisey: Music By Vice, Superhuman Happiness‘ new track, “Super 8,” will improve your life. Listen Here: :: Superhuman Happiness Tour Dates :: March 6 – Los Angeles, CA – Bootleg Theatre ^^ March 7 – San Francisco, CA – Independent ^^ March 10 – Napa, CA – City Winery ^^ March 13 – […]

DRKWAV :: “The Purge” // feat. Skerik, John Medeski & Adam Deitch // Out Now :: Order Here!

DRKWAV’s “The Purge” out now. Order here for 2-LP Limited Addition Multi-colored Vinyl + CD. Available for digital download on iTunes & Amazon. DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). The three master musicians have come together for The Purge, an entirely uncompromising debut album that delves deep into the furthest corners […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s New Video “If I Get To See You At All”

Check out the new music video “If I Get To See You At All.” Entirely filmed with GoPro cameras, this video features unique perspectives shot by Marco and his band. :: Winter 2015 Tour Dates :: February 21 – Miami, FL – Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile […]

WATCH :: SETH WALKER “ALL THAT I’M ASKIN’

SETH WALKER 2015 TOUR DATES 1/3 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile 1/4 – Silverhill, AL – The Frog Pond @ Blue Moon Farms (solo acoustic) 1/14 – San Antonio, TX – Sam’s Burger Joint ^ 1/15 – Houston, TX – Mucky Duck (solo acoustic) 1/16 – Dallas, TX – The Kessler ^ 2/14 […]

WATCH :: SETH WALKER “ALL THAT I’M ASKIN’

SETH WALKER 2015 TOUR DATES 1/3 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile 1/4 – Silverhill, AL – The Frog Pond @ Blue Moon Farms (solo acoustic) 1/14 – San Antonio, TX – Sam’s Burger Joint ^ 1/15 – Houston, TX – Mucky Duck (solo acoustic) 1/16 – Dallas, TX – The Kessler ^ 2/14 […]

WATCH :: SETH WALKER “ALL THAT I’M ASKIN’

SETH WALKER 2015 TOUR DATES 1/3 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile 1/4 – Silverhill, AL – The Frog Pond @ Blue Moon Farms (solo acoustic) 1/14 – San Antonio, TX – Sam’s Burger Joint ^ 1/15 – Houston, TX – Mucky Duck (solo acoustic) 1/16 – Dallas, TX – The Kessler ^ 2/14 […]

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS “MIDDLE GROUND” :: 1ST EVER WEST COAST TOUR IN MARCH 2015 WITH MARCO BENEVENTO

“It is with great pleasure we present to you our latest creation, “MIDDLE GROUND.” It is a song about a lonesome, but altruistic spirit trying to break even with Life. It is full of ropey beats, haunting vocals, dark anthemic choruses, and a nice long disco coda so you can get out of your seat […]

Pre-Order :: 6 String Drag ‘Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll’

6 STRING DRAG Roots Rock ‘N’ Roll “So thrilled to get to see 6 String Drag again. They’re as great as ever. Like reconnecting with a long lost friend.” – Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers) PRE-ORDER the first new album in over 17 years from the seminal alt-country, Raleigh, NC-based legends. LP & CD + T-SHIRT […]

Watch :: JFJO “Bounce”/”Betamax”

Watch Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey‘s psychedelic new video for a mash-up of the tracks “Bounce” and “Betamax” from their latest studio album Worker. The clip was created by Joe Cappa using using stop-motion animation. Buy JFJO Worker on LP, CD or Digital :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify

Watch :: JFJO “Bounce”/”Betamax”

Watch Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey‘s psychedelic new video for a mash-up of the tracks “Bounce” and “Betamax” from their latest studio album Worker. The clip was created by Joe Cappa using using stop-motion animation. Buy JFJO Worker on LP, CD or Digital :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify

Listen :: Superhuman Happiness “Catch A Break” New Single

“Change is in the air and Superhuman Happiness is taking deep breaths. Our latest song, “Catch A Break,” features the vocals of new member Andrea Diaz. It’s the first of many singles we’re releasing leading up to our next full album. “Catch A Break” was produced by Sam Cohen (Yellowbirds, Apollo Sunshine) and a mixed […]

Listen :: Superhuman Happiness “Catch A Break” New Single

“Change is in the air and Superhuman Happiness is taking deep breaths. Our latest song, “Catch A Break,” features the vocals of new member Andrea Diaz. It’s the first of many singles we’re releasing leading up to our next full album. “Catch A Break” was produced by Sam Cohen (Yellowbirds, Apollo Sunshine) and a mixed […]

OUT NOW :: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey ‘Worker’ + Fall Tour

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Worker Out Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify “…one of the most adventurous, forward-thinking groups to emerge in the last twenty years…” – THE VINYL DISTRICT “In the twenty years since the group formed in Oklahoma, Jacob […]

OUT NOW :: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey ‘Worker’ + Fall Tour

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY Worker Out Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify “…one of the most adventurous, forward-thinking groups to emerge in the last twenty years…” – THE VINYL DISTRICT “In the twenty years since the group formed in Oklahoma, Jacob […]

Marco Benevento ‘Swift’ :: In Stores 9/16

MARCO BENEVENTO :: SWIFT Buy Now on LP, CD or Digital at: iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY “Benevento comes out swinging as a vocalizing party-starter alongside his excellent rhythm section…he extrudes sinister balladry and hustlin’ disco beats…old sounds reinvented are his bread and butter.” – Village Voice “Marco Benevento is a multi-talented […]

Wil Blades ‘Field Notes’ :: Out Now

Wil Blades :: Field Notes featuring Jeff Parker on guitar and Simon Lott on Drums “He is the future to carry on the legend, the legacy of the organ, of the B-3. – Dr. Lonnie Smith “Destined to become one of the best organ-led soul-jazz records of 2014.” – Something Else Reviews “With ‘Field Notes,’ Blades […]

Seth Walker “Sky Still Blue” Out Now

SETH WALKER Sky Still Blue “Walker relocated to New Orleans, and the influence of the Crescent City’s rainbow of sounds is reflected on the excellent Sky Still Blue…his finest recording to date.” – All Music In Stores Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it here: Royal Potato Family | iTunes | Local Indie Record Store | Amazon Watch […]

Seth Walker “Sky Still Blue” Out Now

SETH WALKER Sky Still Blue “Walker relocated to New Orleans, and the influence of the Crescent City’s rainbow of sounds is reflected on the excellent Sky Still Blue…his finest recording to date.” – All Music In Stores Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it here: Royal Potato Family | iTunes | Local Indie Record Store | Amazon Watch […]

Seth Walker “Sky Still Blue” Out Now

SETH WALKER Sky Still Blue “Walker relocated to New Orleans, and the influence of the Crescent City’s rainbow of sounds is reflected on the excellent Sky Still Blue…his finest recording to date.” – All Music In Stores Now on LP, CD & Digital Buy it here: Royal Potato Family | iTunes | Local Indie Record Store | Amazon Watch […]

Edward David Anderson “Lies & Wishes” Out Now

Edward David Anderson‘s debut solo album, Lies & Wishes, is out now on LP, CD & Digital. Buy it at… Royal Potato: http://bit.ly/1edYdSx Local Indie Record Stores: http://bit.ly/1kbzn29 iTunes: http://bit.ly/1fps3UF Amazon: http://bit.ly/QVrAOA

Marco Benevento on OPB Music

Marco Benevento and his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger dropped by OPB Music last month to play two new songs that will appear on his next studio album due this September. Check out the full coverage here: at OPB Music

Watch Seth Walker “Trouble (Don’t Want No)” Video

Seth Walker has released “Trouble,” the first single and video from his upcoming Oliver Wood-produced release, Sky Still Blue, due June 10. The video was initially premiered by Texas Monthly. Pre-Order Sky Still Blue, including LP, CD and T-Shirt bundles, here: Go to Pre Order

Watch Seth Walker “Trouble (Don’t Want No)” Video

Seth Walker has released “Trouble,” the first single and video from his upcoming Oliver Wood-produced release, Sky Still Blue, due June 10. The video was initially premiered by Texas Monthly. Pre-Order Sky Still Blue, including LP, CD and T-Shirt bundles, here: Go to Pre Order

RPF @ NOLA Jazzfest 2014!

THE ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014 The Royal Potato Family 5th Birthday Celebration Saturday, May 3 @ Blue Nile featuring Marco Benevento + special guests Stuart Bogie, Mike Dillon, Steven Bernstein, Carly Meyers & more with opening set by Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Tickets Here Marco Benevento @ New […]

RPF @ NOLA Jazzfest 2014!

THE ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014 The Royal Potato Family 5th Birthday Celebration Saturday, May 3 @ Blue Nile featuring Marco Benevento + special guests Stuart Bogie, Mike Dillon, Steven Bernstein, Carly Meyers & more with opening set by Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Tickets Here Marco Benevento @ New […]

Tom Hamilton of American Babies previews ‘Stark & Red’ on PRX

Tom Hamilton previews the new American Babies‘ EP Stark & Red (out 4/1 on The Royal Potato Family) in an interview with Brian Bahouth on KVMR/PRX. Listen to a stream of “Winter War Games” from Stark & Red here:

Tom Hamilton of American Babies previews ‘Stark & Red’ on PRX

Tom Hamilton previews the new American Babies‘ EP Stark & Red (out 4/1 on The Royal Potato Family) in an interview with Brian Bahouth on KVMR/PRX. Listen to a stream of “Winter War Games” from Stark & Red here:

Willie Sugarcapps on Music City Roots

Watch Willie Sugarcapps perform live on Music City Roots! Buy Willie Sugarcapps debut album on LP, CD & Digital: iTunes | Amazon | The Royal Potato Family | Local Independent Record Store “…raw and immediate, yet warm, full, and inviting, all while seeming effortlessly rendered. Willie Sugarcapps is the very definition of Americana.” –All Music […]

Edward David Anderson ‘Lies & Wishes’ :: Album Release 4/29 + BLURT Magazine Song Premiere

EDWARD DAVID ANDERSON (former Backyard Tire Fire frontman) has announced the April 29 release of his debut solo album Lies & Wishes on RPF. We’re honored to welcome him to the family! BLURT Magazine premiered the title track here. Listen to the stream below. Keep your eyes peeled for the pre-order to launch shortly.

This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1) :: Out Now

THIS IS THE TOWN: A TRIBUTE TO NILSSON (Vol. 1) is available now in stores and online …on limited edition Yellow Vinyl, CD and Digital formats! BUY It Here: iTunes | Amazon | Local Independent Record Stores | The Royal Potato Family Listen to “Jump Into The Fire” by Low Cut Connie at Rolling Stone Listen to […]

This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1) :: Out Now

THIS IS THE TOWN: A TRIBUTE TO NILSSON (Vol. 1) is available now in stores and online …on limited edition Yellow Vinyl, CD and Digital formats! BUY It Here: iTunes | Amazon | Local Independent Record Stores | The Royal Potato Family Listen to “Jump Into The Fire” by Low Cut Connie at Rolling Stone Listen to […]

This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1) :: Out Now

THIS IS THE TOWN: A TRIBUTE TO NILSSON (Vol. 1) is available now in stores and online …on limited edition Yellow Vinyl, CD and Digital formats! BUY It Here: iTunes | Amazon | Local Independent Record Stores | The Royal Potato Family Listen to “Jump Into The Fire” by Low Cut Connie at Rolling Stone Listen to […]

The Complete Last Waltz

THE COMPLETE LAST WALTZ WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 THE CAPITOL THEATRE PORT CHESTER, NY Buy Advance Tickets …A Tribute to The Last Waltz: the historic concert and legendary film by The Band… Featuring: Alec Ounsworth (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), Alecia Chakour (Warren Haynes Band), Andy Cabic (Vetiver), Binky Griptite (The Dap Kings), Brian Kantor (Yellowbirds), […]

Harry Nilsson Tribute :: Song Premiere At Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone has premiered Low Cut Connie‘s rendition of “Jump Into The Fire,” from This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 1). The 20-track collection, featuring artists like Langhorne Slim, Willy Mason, Marco Benevento, Yellowbirds, Dawn Landes, Rasputina, The Wiyos and Tracy Bonham, celebrates the music of legendary singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. The tribute […]

Harry Nilsson Tribute :: Song Premiere At Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone has premiered Low Cut Connie‘s rendition of “Jump Into The Fire,” from This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 1). The 20-track collection, featuring artists like Langhorne Slim, Willy Mason, Marco Benevento, Yellowbirds, Dawn Landes, Rasputina, The Wiyos and Tracy Bonham, celebrates the music of legendary singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. The tribute […]

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain :: Frames

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain | Frames Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Frames succeeds in a purely musical way…From one moment to the next, the pieces capitalize on both the eeriness of dissonant sparsity and the freneticism of precise polyrhythms.” – Santa Fe […]

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain :: Frames

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain | Frames Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Frames succeeds in a purely musical way…From one moment to the next, the pieces capitalize on both the eeriness of dissonant sparsity and the freneticism of precise polyrhythms.” – Santa Fe […]

Steven Bernstein :: The Stone NYC :: Oct. 22-27

STEVEN BERNSTEIN SIX NIGHTS At THE STONE in NEW YORK CITY OCTOBER 22-27  Steven Bernstein—the ever charismatic and inspired trumpeter, bandleader, arranger and composer—sets up shop at The Stone in New York City for a six-night residency this month, running October 22 through October 27. He’ll be showcasing his wide-ranging repertoire of bands and projects, […]

Steven Bernstein :: The Stone NYC :: Oct. 22-27

STEVEN BERNSTEIN SIX NIGHTS At THE STONE in NEW YORK CITY OCTOBER 22-27  Steven Bernstein—the ever charismatic and inspired trumpeter, bandleader, arranger and composer—sets up shop at The Stone in New York City for a six-night residency this month, running October 22 through October 27. He’ll be showcasing his wide-ranging repertoire of bands and projects, […]

Robert Walter’s 20th Congress :: Two Rare East Coast Shows in October

ROBERT WALTER’S 20TH CONGRESS :: Play Two Rare East Coast Shows in October October 24 | World Cafe Live | Philadelphia, PA October 25 | Brooklyn Bowl | New York, NY November 15 & 16 | Bear Creek Music Festival | Live Oak, FL December 31 | Park West | Chicago, IL ^ January 4-9 | […]

WILLIE SUGARCAPPS :: WILL KIMBROUGH, SUGARCANE JANE, GRAYSON CAPPS & CORKY HUGHES

Order the Self-Titled Debut Album by WILLIE SUGARCAPPS featuring GRAYSON CAPPS, CORKY HUGHES, WILL KIMBROUGH & SUGARCANE JANE on LP, CD or Digital: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Store | Amazon Upcoming Tour Dates: November 8 – Josephine, AL – Pirate’s Cove November 9 – Fairhope, AL – Pavillion at Cota November 23 – New […]

Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom :: No Morphine, No Lilies

  Pre-Order ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM No Morphine, No Lilies

Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom :: No Morphine, No Lilies

  Pre-Order ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM No Morphine, No Lilies

Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom :: No Morphine, No Lilies

  Pre-Order ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM No Morphine, No Lilies

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | ‘Hands’

  SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS :: HANDS Available NOW In-Stores & Online: Buy from RPF | iTunes | Amazon | Buy Local “Their music joins buoyant call-and-response harmonies, rippling highlife-inspired guitar leads, !!!’s muscular funk-punk, and the spirited pulses of Steve Reich’s Clapping Music” – SPIN “One of the best party records of the year!” – MAGNET […]

Marco Benevento ~ TigerFace Tour ~ “Limbs Of A Pine” Video

Watch :: MARCO BENEVENTO “Limbs Of A Pine” TIGERFACE Tour :: Upcoming Shows March 8 | Nietzshe’s | Buffalo, NY (Buy Tickets) March 9 | Dubland Underground | Rochester, NY (Buy Tickets) March 15 & 16 | The Press Room | Portsmouth, NH (Buy Tickets) March 21 | Snoe.down | Killington, VT (Buy Tickets) March […]

Marco Benevento ~ TigerFace Tour ~ “Limbs Of A Pine” Video

Watch :: MARCO BENEVENTO “Limbs Of A Pine” TIGERFACE Tour :: Upcoming Shows March 8 | Nietzshe’s | Buffalo, NY (Buy Tickets) March 9 | Dubland Underground | Rochester, NY (Buy Tickets) March 15 & 16 | The Press Room | Portsmouth, NH (Buy Tickets) March 21 | Snoe.down | Killington, VT (Buy Tickets) March […]

Billy Martin & Wil Blades -- Shimmy East Coast Tour

Billy Martin & Wil Blades ~ East Coast Shows

  BILLY MARTIN & WIL BLADES | East Coast tour in support of their debut album SHIMMY! 7/5 | Manchester, CT |  The Main Pub • 9:00 PM  (Purchase Tickets) 7/6 | Boston, MA | Club Passim • 7:00 PM (Purchase Tickets) 7/7 | Woodstock, NY | The Colony 7/8 | Burlington, VT |  Club […]

Billy Martin & Wil Blades -- Shimmy East Coast Tour

Billy Martin & Wil Blades ~ East Coast Shows

  BILLY MARTIN & WIL BLADES | East Coast tour in support of their debut album SHIMMY! 7/5 | Manchester, CT |  The Main Pub • 9:00 PM  (Purchase Tickets) 7/6 | Boston, MA | Club Passim • 7:00 PM (Purchase Tickets) 7/7 | Woodstock, NY | The Colony 7/8 | Burlington, VT |  Club […]

The Dead Kenny Gs | Gorelick + Tour Dates

Order GORELICK Now on Limited Edition 12″ EP here (Only 500 copies available) Order GORELICK Now at iTunes here

Superhuman Happiness | New Video & Winter Shows

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | “Needles & Pins” SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | Winter Shows: December 30 | The Cake Shop | New York, NY January 26 | Castaways | Ithaca, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) January 27 | Higher Ground | Burlington, VT (w/ Rubblebucket) January 28 | Bowery Ballroom | New York, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | The […]

Marco Benevento | Winter Tour

WINTER Tour December 1 | UCSD The Loft | San Diego, CA (Advance Tickets) December 2 | The Mint | Los Angeles, CA (Advance Tickets) December 3 | Party at The Compound | Oakland, CA December 4 | The Independent | San Francisco, CA (Advance Tickets) December 6 | Moe’s Alley | Santa Cruz, CA (Advance […]

Marco Benevento | Winter Tour

WINTER Tour December 1 | UCSD The Loft | San Diego, CA (Advance Tickets) December 2 | The Mint | Los Angeles, CA (Advance Tickets) December 3 | Party at The Compound | Oakland, CA December 4 | The Independent | San Francisco, CA (Advance Tickets) December 6 | Moe’s Alley | Santa Cruz, CA (Advance […]

Marco Benevento | Winter Tour

WINTER Tour December 1 | UCSD The Loft | San Diego, CA (Advance Tickets) December 2 | The Mint | Los Angeles, CA (Advance Tickets) December 3 | Party at The Compound | Oakland, CA December 4 | The Independent | San Francisco, CA (Advance Tickets) December 6 | Moe’s Alley | Santa Cruz, CA (Advance […]

MTO Plays SLY | NYC Release Party on Oct. 14 at 92Y Tribeca

Steven Bernstein’s Millennial Territory Orchestra celebrates the release of  MTO Plays SLY, a tribute to the music of Sly & The Family Stone, at 92Y Tribeca on Friday, October 14.  Advance tickets are on sale here. MTO Plays SLY is now available for pre-order on LP and CD. Any orders received before street date on […]

THE DEAD KENNY Gs Tour With PRIMUS | Headline WEST COAST

The Dead Kenny Gs (featuring Skerik, Brad Houser and Mike Dillon) head out for ten dates supporting Primus at the end of May. The band will also headline a run of shows on the West Coast in July. The Dead Kenny Gs brand new, critically acclaimed album, Operation Long Leash, is out now on Royal […]

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ New Orleans Jazzfest ’11

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2011 Monday, May 2 730pm | WWOZ Piano Night featuring Marco Benevento @ House Of Blues Tuesday, May 3 7pm | Grayson Capps (Solo Acoustic) @ Chickie Wah Wah’s 10pm | Skerik’s Saucefest @ Hi Ho Lounge Wednesday, May 4 3pm | Garage A Trois […]

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ New Orleans Jazzfest ’11

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2011 Monday, May 2 730pm | WWOZ Piano Night featuring Marco Benevento @ House Of Blues Tuesday, May 3 7pm | Grayson Capps (Solo Acoustic) @ Chickie Wah Wah’s 10pm | Skerik’s Saucefest @ Hi Ho Lounge Wednesday, May 4 3pm | Garage A Trois […]

YELLOWBIRDS ‘The Color’

Order your copy of the Yellowbirds’ debut album The Color on vinyl and MP3 on Royal Potato Family. Get a free download of “Beneath The Reach Of Light” by visiting Paste Magazine. You can also check out an acoustic version of ‘Beneath The Reach Of Light’ from The Bridge Sessions recorded earlier this year after an outdoor performance […]

YELLOWBIRDS ‘The Color’

Order your copy of the Yellowbirds’ debut album The Color on vinyl and MP3 on Royal Potato Family. Get a free download of “Beneath The Reach Of Light” by visiting Paste Magazine. You can also check out an acoustic version of ‘Beneath The Reach Of Light’ from The Bridge Sessions recorded earlier this year after an outdoor performance […]

Utah Green’s Debut “ForTune” Now Available On iTunes

The newest member of The Royal Potato Family, Utah Green’s debut album ForTune is available NOW on iTunes. An autobiographical series of musings inspired by nature and the human condition, ForTune is a collection of 14 tracks that has drawn comparisons to “…a young Ani DiFranco.” Get your copy today! CLICK HERE TO GET FORTUNE […]

Utah Green’s Debut “ForTune” Now Available On iTunes

The newest member of The Royal Potato Family, Utah Green’s debut album ForTune is available NOW on iTunes. An autobiographical series of musings inspired by nature and the human condition, ForTune is a collection of 14 tracks that has drawn comparisons to “…a young Ani DiFranco.” Get your copy today! CLICK HERE TO GET FORTUNE […]

Introducing…Utah Green

The debut album, ForTune, from Asheville, North Carolina’s Utah Green is available through The Royal Potato Family. Track List 1. 14:42 2. Utah But I Am Taller 3. The Rain Song 4. Sohum 5. Baltic 6. Praha and the Adventurer 7. Dan’s Waltz 8. Burgundy In Arabia 9. Meigah 10. Fortune 11. Water 12. Splendid […]

Mushroom Announce Two Bay Area Shows

MUSHROOM Announce First Bay Area Shows In Over A Year SAN FRANCISCO July 23 @ MAKE OUT ROOM + BERKELEY July 24 @ STARRY PLOUGH The Oakland Collective’s Latest Album, NAKED, STONED & STABBED, Available Now “The wealth and riches embedded in these grooves deserve your full attention. Naked, Stoned and Stabbed is a gift […]

Surprise Me Mr Davis Announces Summer Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS To Play Ten Dates This Summer Brooklyn, NY — Surprise Me Mr. Davis have announced a handful of summer tour dates. The five piece rock band, featuring Nathan Moore, Brad Barr, Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman and Andrew Barr, will come together from their homes in Montreal, Brooklyn and the Shenandoah Valley […]

Surprise Me Mr Davis Announces Summer Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS To Play Ten Dates This Summer Brooklyn, NY — Surprise Me Mr. Davis have announced a handful of summer tour dates. The five piece rock band, featuring Nathan Moore, Brad Barr, Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman and Andrew Barr, will come together from their homes in Montreal, Brooklyn and the Shenandoah Valley […]

Surprise Me Mr Davis Announces Summer Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS To Play Ten Dates This Summer Brooklyn, NY — Surprise Me Mr. Davis have announced a handful of summer tour dates. The five piece rock band, featuring Nathan Moore, Brad Barr, Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman and Andrew Barr, will come together from their homes in Montreal, Brooklyn and the Shenandoah Valley […]

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive

Sexmob Plays Sexotica with DJ Olive US Premiere May 13 Triple Door , Seattle May 15  SF Jazz Festival For the first time in the US, Sexmob plays music from their Grammy nominated CD “Sexotica.” Fresh from a European “Sexotica” tour, they are joined by turntable wizard DJ Olive. Trance, groove, and turntable magic blended […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET…Live At The Triple Door It’s hard to keep a seven piece band on the road these days, so unfortunately SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET doesn’t get to tour as much as they’d like. In fact, at this point it’s become a positively rare occurrence. However, Skerik has been sitting on this amazing […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET…Live At The Triple Door It’s hard to keep a seven piece band on the road these days, so unfortunately SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET doesn’t get to tour as much as they’d like. In fact, at this point it’s become a positively rare occurrence. However, Skerik has been sitting on this amazing […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall (New Album & Tour)

At long last, the ‘Between The Needles & Nightfall’ tour began last night at The Space Gallery in Portland, ME. We look forward to seeing many of you in the coming weeks as we roll up and down the East Coast and Midwest. A full list of dates are below. As you’ve probably heard by […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall (New Album & Tour)

At long last, the ‘Between The Needles & Nightfall’ tour began last night at The Space Gallery in Portland, ME. We look forward to seeing many of you in the coming weeks as we roll up and down the East Coast and Midwest. A full list of dates are below. As you’ve probably heard by […]

Mushroom | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed | In Stores Now

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed Available Now: iTunes | Amazon | Think Indie “Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released […]

Mushroom | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed | In Stores Now

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed Available Now: iTunes | Amazon | Think Indie “Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis in NYC

We just wanted to take a second and say thanks to all of you who came out to the Surprise Me Mr. Davis shows this week. We personally got to meet and party with a bunch of you in NYC. And it was a blast. The band couldn’t ask for a more beautiful, amazing bunch […]

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates New Album, BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL, In Stores May 11 Marco Benevento has announced North American tour dates in support of his forthcoming new album, Between The Needles & Nightfall. The Brooklyn-based pianist will front his trio for the majority of a 29-night headline run that includes a […]

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates New Album, BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL, In Stores May 11 Marco Benevento has announced North American tour dates in support of his forthcoming new album, Between The Needles & Nightfall. The Brooklyn-based pianist will front his trio for the majority of a 29-night headline run that includes a […]

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO Announces Spring/Summer Tour Dates New Album, BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL, In Stores May 11 Marco Benevento has announced North American tour dates in support of his forthcoming new album, Between The Needles & Nightfall. The Brooklyn-based pianist will front his trio for the majority of a 29-night headline run that includes a […]

San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut!

Our friend’s in San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut this Saturday Night, March 13 @ Sullivan Hall | Advance Tickets Available Here Other Friends & Lovers, Brothers & Sisters of ROYAL POTATO FAMILY coming to NYC STEVEN BERNSTEIN @ The Stone on Monday, April 5 SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS @ Union Hall on […]

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates

SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS Announce New EP & Tour Dates The often elusive American rock and roll band SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS, comprised by members Nathan Moore, Brad and Andrew Barr, Marc Friedman and Marco Benevento, have announced an April 13 release for their long-awaited EP, THAT MAN EATS MORNING FOR BREAKFAST. On the same day, […]

THE BARR BROTHERS Tour With THE LOW ANTHEM

Our good friends, Brad and Andrew Barr, have just announced a new band — The Barr Brothers — along with a handful of dates debuting the project while opening for The Low Anthem… THE BARR BROTHERS To Open For THE LOW ANTHEM Guitarist BRAD BARR & Drummer ANDREW BARR Joined By Harpist SARAH PAGE Introduce […]

THE BARR BROTHERS Tour With THE LOW ANTHEM

Our good friends, Brad and Andrew Barr, have just announced a new band — The Barr Brothers — along with a handful of dates debuting the project while opening for The Low Anthem… THE BARR BROTHERS To Open For THE LOW ANTHEM Guitarist BRAD BARR & Drummer ANDREW BARR Joined By Harpist SARAH PAGE Introduce […]

Marco Benevento | February 2010 Tour Dates & New Album Plans

Hello Bus Riders, Real Morning Party People and Royal Potato Family– We hope this finds you all doing well. Just a quick note here to bring you up to speed on what Marco Benevento has got in the works. For the most part, the TRIO has been laying low as of late while Marco works […]

Marco Benevento | February 2010 Tour Dates & New Album Plans

Hello Bus Riders, Real Morning Party People and Royal Potato Family– We hope this finds you all doing well. Just a quick note here to bring you up to speed on what Marco Benevento has got in the works. For the most part, the TRIO has been laying low as of late while Marco works […]

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned & Stabbed (Available April 27)

MUSHROOM | ‘Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed’ Available April 27 from 4 Zero/Royal Potato Family“Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released April 27 […]

MUSHROOM | Naked, Stoned & Stabbed (Available April 27)

MUSHROOM | ‘Naked, Stoned, & Stabbed’ Available April 27 from 4 Zero/Royal Potato Family“Mushroom have long been knights traversing the plains and mountains of psychedelic rock.” (The Wire) MUSHROOM, a musicians’ collective based in the San Francisco Bay area, return with their first album in three years, NAKED, STONED, & STABBED, to be released April 27 […]

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February 2010 Tour Dates featuring Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz & Andrew Barr Advance Tix on Sale Now Feb. 10 | Duke Coffeehouse | Raleigh, NC w/ Nathan Moore Tix Available At The Door Feb. 11 | Capital Ale House | Richmond, VA w/ Nathan Moore Buy Advance Tix Feb. 12 | […]

GARAGE A TROIS on “Sessions From The Box”

The incredible live performance / interview podcast “SESSIONS FROM THE BOX” recently caught up with GARAGE A TROIS at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR. LISTEN HERE!

Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman & Stanton Moore: Outtake from “Live In NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency” DVD

Here’s more exclusive bonus footage (not available on the DVD) from Marco Benevento’s new DVD release: Marco Benevento & Friends Live in NYC : The Sullivan Hall Residency It’s towards the very end of the set when Marco slams into a bluesy riff reminiscent of The Allman Brothers’ “Southbound” with Stanton Moore of Galactic providing […]

Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman & Stanton Moore: Outtake from “Live In NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency” DVD

Here’s more exclusive bonus footage (not available on the DVD) from Marco Benevento’s new DVD release: Marco Benevento & Friends Live in NYC : The Sullivan Hall Residency It’s towards the very end of the set when Marco slams into a bluesy riff reminiscent of The Allman Brothers’ “Southbound” with Stanton Moore of Galactic providing […]

Marco Benevento, Marc Friedman & Stanton Moore: Outtake from “Live In NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency” DVD

Here’s more exclusive bonus footage (not available on the DVD) from Marco Benevento’s new DVD release: Marco Benevento & Friends Live in NYC : The Sullivan Hall Residency It’s towards the very end of the set when Marco slams into a bluesy riff reminiscent of The Allman Brothers’ “Southbound” with Stanton Moore of Galactic providing […]

Leslie Mendelson ‘Love and Murder’

“…a poignant return for New York singer/songwriter Leslie Mendelson.” – AllMusic

Leslie Mendelson ‘Love and Murder’

“…a poignant return for New York singer/songwriter Leslie Mendelson.” – AllMusic

Evolfo - Last of the Acid Cowboys

Evolfo ‘Last of the Acid Cowboys’ (Out 4/7)

“…raucous, dark, sinister, with a warm-psych-soul energy.” – Speak Into My Good Eye

NEW PLAYLIST: ‘RPF Autumn Harvest’ On Spotify

New songs from Reed Mathis, Seth Walker, Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain, and more!

TOUR :: SKERIK’S BANDALABRA On Tour

Nine Shows Announced in October 2016

Reed Mathis Releases ‘Beathoven’ w/ Mike Gordon, Page McConnell, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & More

Modern arrangements & improvisations of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 & No. 6

American Babies Announce Fall ’16 Tour Dates

In Support of latest studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark

Happy Summer!

Listen to our new RPF Summer Playlist

Happy Summer!

Listen to our new RPF Summer Playlist

WATCH :: American Babies “Fever Dreams” (official video)

Check this awesome new animated music video

2016 RPF Artist Jazzfest Schedule

Click here for a grid of all the RPF artists that will be in NOLA for Jazzfest this year.

WATCH :: “Holly Bowling – Distilling a Dream”

A documentary short film about musician Holly Bowling and the musical journey that led her to transcribe, perform, and record Phish songs and jams on solo piano.

MARCO BENEVENTO 2016 TOUR DATES

Marco is on the road gearing up for the release of his new album, ‘The Story of Fred Short’

RPF Holiday Sale!

25% off your entire order + a chance to win a special merch package giveaway! More details here.

OUT NOW: MIKE DILLON PLAYS ELLIOTT SMITH

Mike Dillon is recording a new album of Elliott Smith songs entitled Functioning Broke, planned for release in Spring 2016. The first single, “Half Right” is available now to download and stream

Mike Dillon Fall Tour Dates

Mike Dillon is coming to a city near you!

Mike Dillon Fall Tour Dates

Mike Dillon is coming to a city near you!

WATCH :: “Super 8” (official music video) – Superhuman Happiness

It’s here! The official music video for “Super 8” by Superhuman Happiness.

LISTEN :: New RPF Fall Playlist!

This playlist is the perfect soundtrack to all things Fall!

NEW RELEASE! :: The New Mastersounds “Made For Pleasure” Out Now!

Wait no more! The New Mastersounds‘ latest, Made For Pleasure, is out now on RPF! Available on CD + Vinyl + Digital Download.

JFJO: The Battle For Earth + Fall 2015 Tour + 3 New Videos

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey releases new live album, ‘The Battle For Earth’ followed by tour dates throughout Fall 2015

On Tour: Skerik’s Bandalabra – Sept. & Oct. 2015 Shows

Skerik’s Bandalabra plays 13 shows around the U.S. in September and October 2015.

Listen :: Mike Dillon’s Vibes :: A Spotify playlist featuring the best of Mike D on RPF

This playlist is a compilation of our favorite sounds made by Mike Dillon on RPF, featuring tracks from his many groups including Garage A Trois, The Dead Kenny G’s, DVS, and more.

Listen :: Mike Dillon’s Vibes :: A Spotify playlist featuring the best of Mike D on RPF

This playlist is a compilation of our favorite sounds made by Mike Dillon on RPF, featuring tracks from his many groups including Garage A Trois, The Dead Kenny G’s, DVS, and more.

Kirk Knuffke :: “Arms & Hands” Short Documentary

Just released! Kirk Knuffke talks about jazz music and his new album, “Arms & Hands,” in this short documentary directed by Steve Melone. The album is available in CD + LP format at royalpotatofamily.com, as well as on iTunes and Amazon.

Give the Drummer Some!

Our next playlist is here, put together with love for your listening! This time we chose to feature the drummers of RPF. Highlighting Stanton Moore, Allison Miller, Matt Chamberlain, and Billy Martin, this compilation is sure to make you want to give the drummer some. Listen on Spotify below:

6 String Drag hits the road this June

6 String Drag will hit the road this June for a summer tour. They kick off their tour with a hometown show in Raleigh followed by dates in NYC, Charlotte, DC and more. See full list of dates below. :: Upcoming Tour Dates :: May 29 – Raleigh, NC – The Pour House Music Hall […]

Bluegrass Situation :: “If You Knew My Mind,” Grayson Capps Album Review

Grayson Capps has re-released his iconic album “If You Knew My Mind” in celebration of its ten-year anniversary. Here’s what Bluegrass Situation has to say about it… BLUEGRASS SITUATION ALBUM REVIEW :: “IF YOU KNEW MY MIND,” GRAYSON CAPPS “Indeed, this is a record most grand in its poetry, even though they are simple lines […]

Royal Potato Family Featured as Label Spotlight in “NYC Jazz Record”

This past month Royal Potato Family founder Kevin Calabro was featured in NYC Jazz Record as a Label Spotlight. Calabro gives his take on record labels, the music he loves working with, and his outlook on the modern record industry. Read full article below or follow this link. “I think RPF is an outstanding label […]

Cheers from Marco Benevento!

Cheers to everyone who came out and supported Marco this winter tour! It wouldn’t be possible without you….Love you guys!! If you weren’t able to catch Marco Benevento this run, here are his upcoming tour dates. Hope to see you there! :: TOUR DATES :: May 2 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile May […]

Cheers from Marco Benevento!

Cheers to everyone who came out and supported Marco this winter tour! It wouldn’t be possible without you….Love you guys!! If you weren’t able to catch Marco Benevento this run, here are his upcoming tour dates. Hope to see you there! :: TOUR DATES :: May 2 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile May […]

OUT NOW :: WOLF! feat. Scott Metzger

WOLF! featuring Scott Metzger, Jon Shaw and Taylor Floreth have released their self-titled debut album. Available now from RPF store + iTunes + Amazon. Stream the track “Neck Bone” below + watch videos for the album’s opening track “Cakewalk” and a live WOLF! performance from Brooklyn Bowl. [top photo by Mark Dershowitz @philfan]

Grayson Capps :: 10th Anniversary Reissue of “If You Knew My Mind”

Grayson Capps‘ debut solo album If You Knew My Mind turns ten this year. In light of the milestone, Royal Potato Family is honoring the now classic recording with a special 10th anniversary reissue edition. Will be available as a 2-LP gatefold vinyl set for the first time ever + CD. The set will feature: -3 […]

Seth Walker :: Spring 2015 Tour

Seth Walker is preparing to kickoff his extensive Spring 2015 tour in support of his latest studio album Sky Still Blue. The first of several Florida shows is at Suwannee Springfest, in Live Oak, followed by dates in Alabama, the Midwest and Texas. Be sure to catch Walker in New Orleans during Jazz Fest at […]

DRKWAV :: “The Purge” // feat. Skerik, John Medeski & Adam Deitch // Out Now :: Order Here!

DRKWAV’s “The Purge” out now. Order here for 2-LP Limited Addition Multi-colored Vinyl + CD. Available for digital download on iTunes & Amazon. DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). The three master musicians have come together for The Purge, an entirely uncompromising debut album that delves deep into the furthest corners […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s New Video “If I Get To See You At All”

Check out the new music video “If I Get To See You At All.” Entirely filmed with GoPro cameras, this video features unique perspectives shot by Marco and his band. :: Winter 2015 Tour Dates :: February 21 – Miami, FL – Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile […]

WATCH :: MARCO BENEVENTO WINTER TOUR VIDEOS + 2015 SHOWS ANNOUNCED

:: WINTER 2015 TOUR DATES :: January 29 – Northampton, MA – The Parlor Room January 30-31 – Portsmouth, NH – The Press Room February 13 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre ***James Booker Mardi Gras Tribute February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile ^ February 27 – Houston, TX – Warehouse […]

WATCH :: MARCO BENEVENTO WINTER TOUR VIDEOS + 2015 SHOWS ANNOUNCED

:: WINTER 2015 TOUR DATES :: January 29 – Northampton, MA – The Parlor Room January 30-31 – Portsmouth, NH – The Press Room February 13 – New York, NY – Gramercy Theatre ***James Booker Mardi Gras Tribute February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile ^ February 27 – Houston, TX – Warehouse […]

Watch :: JFJO “Bounce”/”Betamax”

Watch Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey‘s psychedelic new video for a mash-up of the tracks “Bounce” and “Betamax” from their latest studio album Worker. The clip was created by Joe Cappa using using stop-motion animation. Buy JFJO Worker on LP, CD or Digital :: Royal Potato Family :: iTunes :: Local Record Stores :: Amazon Stream :: Spotify

LISTEN :: 6 String Drag “Drive Around Town” :: Their First New Music in 16 Years

6 STRING DRAG :: “DRIVE AROUND TOWN” Raleigh, NC-based, seminal alt-country band, 6 String Drag, return with their first new music in 16  years. “Drive Around Town” is a classic Kenny Roby number, the spirit of the Sir Douglass Quintet, Gene Vincent, The Clash and Buddy Holly running through its DNA. It’s also the first […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento “Witches of Ulster”

“Marco Benevento debuts his gorgeously trippy ‘Witches of Ulster’ video” – Entertainment Weekly (premiered here) Marco Benevento’s new album, Swift on LP, CD or Download… iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY U.S. Tour Dates: September 14 – Burlington, VT – Higher Ground (Tickets) September 16 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (Tickets) […]

Marco Benevento ‘Swift’ :: In Stores 9/16

MARCO BENEVENTO :: SWIFT Buy Now on LP, CD or Digital at: iTUNES LOCAL RECORD STORES AMAZON ROYAL POTATO FAMILY “Benevento comes out swinging as a vocalizing party-starter alongside his excellent rhythm section…he extrudes sinister balladry and hustlin’ disco beats…old sounds reinvented are his bread and butter.” – Village Voice “Marco Benevento is a multi-talented […]

Wil Blades ‘Field Notes’ :: Out Now

Wil Blades :: Field Notes featuring Jeff Parker on guitar and Simon Lott on Drums “He is the future to carry on the legend, the legacy of the organ, of the B-3. – Dr. Lonnie Smith “Destined to become one of the best organ-led soul-jazz records of 2014.” – Something Else Reviews “With ‘Field Notes,’ Blades […]

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” + Summer Tour Dates

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” from Band of Outsiders Available Now: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Shops | Amazon “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as infectious as they are unpredictable. Mike’s band blazes through punk rock, go go, jazz and metal effortlessly […]

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” + Summer Tour Dates

Mike Dillon “Carly Hates The DubStep” from Band of Outsiders Available Now: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Shops | Amazon “Mike Dillon’s Band of Outsiders just became one of my favorite new albums. The songs are as infectious as they are unpredictable. Mike’s band blazes through punk rock, go go, jazz and metal effortlessly […]

Watch Seth Walker “Trouble (Don’t Want No)” Video

Seth Walker has released “Trouble,” the first single and video from his upcoming Oliver Wood-produced release, Sky Still Blue, due June 10. The video was initially premiered by Texas Monthly. Pre-Order Sky Still Blue, including LP, CD and T-Shirt bundles, here: Go to Pre Order

Mike Dillon Band / JFJO On Tour Together!

MIKE DILLON BAND / JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY March 19 – Boulder, CO – Shine March 20 – Fort Collins, CO – Hodi’s Half Note March 21 – Denver, CO – Other Side March 25 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 26 – Moscow, ID – John’s Alley March 28 – Missoula, MT – […]

Willie Sugarcapps on Music City Roots

Watch Willie Sugarcapps perform live on Music City Roots! Buy Willie Sugarcapps debut album on LP, CD & Digital: iTunes | Amazon | The Royal Potato Family | Local Independent Record Store “…raw and immediate, yet warm, full, and inviting, all while seeming effortlessly rendered. Willie Sugarcapps is the very definition of Americana.” –All Music […]

Edward David Anderson ‘Lies & Wishes’ :: Album Release 4/29 + BLURT Magazine Song Premiere

EDWARD DAVID ANDERSON (former Backyard Tire Fire frontman) has announced the April 29 release of his debut solo album Lies & Wishes on RPF. We’re honored to welcome him to the family! BLURT Magazine premiered the title track here. Listen to the stream below. Keep your eyes peeled for the pre-order to launch shortly.

AMERICAN BABIES “GODDAMN” VIDEO + NEW EP

American Babies have premiered their video for “Goddamn” with Popmatters. The Babies have also unveiled plans for Stark & Red, a new 6-track EP available April 1. The collection explores the band’s acoustic side, including a handful of stripped-down versions of songs that also appear on their latest full-length album, Knives & Teeth. Here’s what Tommy Hamilton […]

AMERICAN BABIES “GODDAMN” VIDEO + NEW EP

American Babies have premiered their video for “Goddamn” with Popmatters. The Babies have also unveiled plans for Stark & Red, a new 6-track EP available April 1. The collection explores the band’s acoustic side, including a handful of stripped-down versions of songs that also appear on their latest full-length album, Knives & Teeth. Here’s what Tommy Hamilton […]

Harry Nilsson Tribute :: Song Premiere At Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone has premiered Low Cut Connie‘s rendition of “Jump Into The Fire,” from This Is The Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Volume 1). The 20-track collection, featuring artists like Langhorne Slim, Willy Mason, Marco Benevento, Yellowbirds, Dawn Landes, Rasputina, The Wiyos and Tracy Bonham, celebrates the music of legendary singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. The tribute […]

American Babies :: Knives & Teeth

American Babies | Knives & Teeth Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Multiple listens prove this to be one of the better rock records of the year.” –Relix American Babies :: U.S. Tour October 29 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up October 30 – Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Other Side […]

Marco Benevento In Pixies’ Video

Marco Benevento, his band featuring bassist Dave Dreiwitz and drummer Andy Borger and the TigerFace mask that they’ve toured with for the last year star in the new Pixies video “Andro Queen.”

Robert Walter’s 20th Congress :: Two Rare East Coast Shows in October

ROBERT WALTER’S 20TH CONGRESS :: Play Two Rare East Coast Shows in October October 24 | World Cafe Live | Philadelphia, PA October 25 | Brooklyn Bowl | New York, NY November 15 & 16 | Bear Creek Music Festival | Live Oak, FL December 31 | Park West | Chicago, IL ^ January 4-9 | […]

WILLIE SUGARCAPPS :: WILL KIMBROUGH, SUGARCANE JANE, GRAYSON CAPPS & CORKY HUGHES

Order the Self-Titled Debut Album by WILLIE SUGARCAPPS featuring GRAYSON CAPPS, CORKY HUGHES, WILL KIMBROUGH & SUGARCANE JANE on LP, CD or Digital: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Store | Amazon Upcoming Tour Dates: November 8 – Josephine, AL – Pirate’s Cove November 9 – Fairhope, AL – Pavillion at Cota November 23 – New […]

Sexmob Plays Fellini :: Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti

  SEXMOB Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota) Available Now on LP, CD & Digital :: RPF | iTunes | Local | Amazon Photo by Greg Aiello “These Fellini themes are so strong, I figured if we added that Sexmob thing to it, how could we go wrong. Our […]

Sexmob Plays Fellini :: Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti

  SEXMOB Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota) Available Now on LP, CD & Digital :: RPF | iTunes | Local | Amazon Photo by Greg Aiello “These Fellini themes are so strong, I figured if we added that Sexmob thing to it, how could we go wrong. Our […]

Marco Benevento ~ TigerFace Tour ~ “Limbs Of A Pine” Video

Watch :: MARCO BENEVENTO “Limbs Of A Pine” TIGERFACE Tour :: Upcoming Shows March 8 | Nietzshe’s | Buffalo, NY (Buy Tickets) March 9 | Dubland Underground | Rochester, NY (Buy Tickets) March 15 & 16 | The Press Room | Portsmouth, NH (Buy Tickets) March 21 | Snoe.down | Killington, VT (Buy Tickets) March […]

Skerik’s Bandalabra :: West Coast Tour + ‘Live At The Royal Room’

SKERIK’S BANDALABRA :: Tour Dates March 6 | Green Frog | Bellingham, WA March 7 | Nectar Lounge | Seattle, WA March 8 | Mississippi Pizza | Portland, OR March 9 | Sam Bond’s Garage | Eugene, OR March 10 | Applegate Lodge | Applegate, OR March 11 | Harlow’s | Sacramento, CA March 12 […]

MIKE DILLON | ‘Urn’ + Tour Dates

  MIKE DILLON :: URN Available Now on LP, CD & MP3: iTunes :: Amazon :: RPF :: Buy at Local Indie Record Stores “You guys are like Milt Jackson meets Henry Rollins meets Tortoise meets Fugazi.” …kid from Oxford, Mississippi seeing The Mike Dillon Band for the first time… Tour Dates: January 31 | […]

The Dead Kenny Gs | Gorelick + Tour Dates

Order GORELICK Now on Limited Edition 12″ EP here (Only 500 copies available) Order GORELICK Now at iTunes here

Superhuman Happiness | New Video & Winter Shows

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | “Needles & Pins” SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | Winter Shows: December 30 | The Cake Shop | New York, NY January 26 | Castaways | Ithaca, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) January 27 | Higher Ground | Burlington, VT (w/ Rubblebucket) January 28 | Bowery Ballroom | New York, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | The […]

Grayson Capps & The Lost Cause Minstrels | Fall Tour

Grayson Capps heads out on the road this month in support of his critically acclaimed new album, The Lost Cause Minstrels available now on LP & CD here | On MP3 here Also catch Grayson with a cameo and two songs in the new Sony Pictures Film, Straw Dogs. “With a voice recalling Steve Earle […]

Grayson Capps & The Lost Cause Minstrels | Fall Tour

Grayson Capps heads out on the road this month in support of his critically acclaimed new album, The Lost Cause Minstrels available now on LP & CD here | On MP3 here Also catch Grayson with a cameo and two songs in the new Sony Pictures Film, Straw Dogs. “With a voice recalling Steve Earle […]

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ New Orleans Jazzfest ’11

ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2011 Monday, May 2 730pm | WWOZ Piano Night featuring Marco Benevento @ House Of Blues Tuesday, May 3 7pm | Grayson Capps (Solo Acoustic) @ Chickie Wah Wah’s 10pm | Skerik’s Saucefest @ Hi Ho Lounge Wednesday, May 4 3pm | Garage A Trois […]

GARAGE A TROIS | Always Be Happy, But Stay Evil

GARAGE A TROIS Skerik, Marco Benevento, Mike Dillon & Stanton Moore ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL | Order Now Recorded and mixed by Randall Dunn Listen to Shooting Breaks by Garage A Trois Watch home movie from recording sessions at Studio In The Country in Bogalusa, LA… ALWAYS BE HAPPY, BUT STAY EVIL tour […]

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour Dates

Marco Benevento | U.S. & Canada Fall Tour October 14 | Divan Orange | Montreal, Quebec, Canada October 15 | Elmdale House | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 16 | Casbah | Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 17 | El Mocambo | Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Buy Advance Tickets) October 20 | […]

Introducing…Utah Green

The debut album, ForTune, from Asheville, North Carolina’s Utah Green is available through The Royal Potato Family. Track List 1. 14:42 2. Utah But I Am Taller 3. The Rain Song 4. Sohum 5. Baltic 6. Praha and the Adventurer 7. Dan’s Waltz 8. Burgundy In Arabia 9. Meigah 10. Fortune 11. Water 12. Splendid […]

Mushroom Announce Two Bay Area Shows

MUSHROOM Announce First Bay Area Shows In Over A Year SAN FRANCISCO July 23 @ MAKE OUT ROOM + BERKELEY July 24 @ STARRY PLOUGH The Oakland Collective’s Latest Album, NAKED, STONED & STABBED, Available Now “The wealth and riches embedded in these grooves deserve your full attention. Naked, Stoned and Stabbed is a gift […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door | In Stores Now!!!

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET Live At The Triple DoorBuy It Now At: SONIC BOOM EASY STREET SILVER PLATTERS iTUNES AMAZON THINK INDIE …and all other record stores and digital music stores where you buy music… SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door Featuring Skerik (Tenor Saxophone), Craig Flory (Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet), Hans […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door | In Stores Now!!!

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET Live At The Triple DoorBuy It Now At: SONIC BOOM EASY STREET SILVER PLATTERS iTUNES AMAZON THINK INDIE …and all other record stores and digital music stores where you buy music… SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door Featuring Skerik (Tenor Saxophone), Craig Flory (Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet), Hans […]

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET | Live At The Triple Door

SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET…Live At The Triple Door It’s hard to keep a seven piece band on the road these days, so unfortunately SKERIK’S SYNCOPATED TAINT SEPTET doesn’t get to tour as much as they’d like. In fact, at this point it’s become a positively rare occurrence. However, Skerik has been sitting on this amazing […]

JFJO | “Stay Gold” | New Album Due on June 22

Give a listen to “STAY GOLD,” a brand new track from the forthcoming JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY album of the same name set to hit stores on June 22! Upcoming JFJO Tour Dates… June 12 – Bartlesville, OK – OK Mozart Festival June 16  – Cleveland, OH – Grog Shop June 17 – Rochester, NY […]

Nathan Moore | New Summer Tour Dates Announced

In addition to fronting Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Nathan Moore will be making a number of appearances in the solo setting. Word has it that Moore is putting the finishing touches on a new studio album recorded around his home in the Shenandoah Valley. One of the songs, “The Garden,” made its live debut on […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis in NYC

We just wanted to take a second and say thanks to all of you who came out to the Surprise Me Mr. Davis shows this week. We personally got to meet and party with a bunch of you in NYC. And it was a blast. The band couldn’t ask for a more beautiful, amazing bunch […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis | ‘That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast’

The new 7-song SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS ep, That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast is available now for pre-order as a limited edition CD. The track listing is: 1. Roses In Bottles 2. Sissyfuss 3. One Sick Knave 4. I’m No Good At All 5. Emily Green 6. Joelle 7. Home Away From Home Upcoming […]

Surprise Me Mr. Davis | ‘That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast’

The new 7-song SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS ep, That Man Eats Morning For Breakfast is available now for pre-order as a limited edition CD. The track listing is: 1. Roses In Bottles 2. Sissyfuss 3. One Sick Knave 4. I’m No Good At All 5. Emily Green 6. Joelle 7. Home Away From Home Upcoming […]

THE BARR BROTHERS Tour With THE LOW ANTHEM

Our good friends, Brad and Andrew Barr, have just announced a new band — The Barr Brothers — along with a handful of dates debuting the project while opening for The Low Anthem… THE BARR BROTHERS To Open For THE LOW ANTHEM Guitarist BRAD BARR & Drummer ANDREW BARR Joined By Harpist SARAH PAGE Introduce […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall | Due May 11 from RPF

MARCO BENEVENTO | ‘BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL’ Available May 11 from Royal Potato Family Back with his third full length studio album in as many years, Brooklyn-based pianist and sound sculptor MARCO BENEVENTO delivers BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL on May 11 via his label Royal Potato Family. BETWEEN THE NEEDLES & NIGHTFALL was initially conceived […]

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February Tour Dates

MARCO BENEVENTO TRIO | February 2010 Tour Dates featuring Marco Benevento, Dave Dreiwitz & Andrew Barr Advance Tix on Sale Now Feb. 10 | Duke Coffeehouse | Raleigh, NC w/ Nathan Moore Tix Available At The Door Feb. 11 | Capital Ale House | Richmond, VA w/ Nathan Moore Buy Advance Tix Feb. 12 | […]

GARAGE A TROIS on “Sessions From The Box”

The incredible live performance / interview podcast “SESSIONS FROM THE BOX” recently caught up with GARAGE A TROIS at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR. LISTEN HERE!

Mike Dillon ‘Life Is Not A Football’ – Out Now!

Available on limited edition white vinyl, CD & digital formats.

LISTEN :: SETH WALKER ‘GOTTA GET BACK’ OUT NOW

U.S. TOUR DATES THROUGHOUT THE FALL

American Babies Announce Fall ’16 Tour Dates

In Support of latest studio album, An Epic Battle Between Light & Dark

WATCH :: “Holly Bowling – Distilling a Dream”

A documentary short film about musician Holly Bowling and the musical journey that led her to transcribe, perform, and record Phish songs and jams on solo piano.

SONG PREMIERE: Superhuman Happiness drop “Landslide” via Glide

“Superhuman Happiness share chilled out track ‘Landslide'”

OUT NOW: MIKE DILLON PLAYS ELLIOTT SMITH

Mike Dillon is recording a new album of Elliott Smith songs entitled Functioning Broke, planned for release in Spring 2016. The first single, “Half Right” is available now to download and stream

WATCH :: The New Mastersounds Cover Phish’s “Cars, Trucks and Buses”

Check out their funky rendition of the classic Phish song here.

New Release :: Holly Bowling :: “Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano”

Bowling’s first release, Distillation of a Dream: The Music of Phish Reimagined for Solo Piano, is out now on RPF.

On Tour: Skerik’s Bandalabra – Sept. & Oct. 2015 Shows

Skerik’s Bandalabra plays 13 shows around the U.S. in September and October 2015.

Listen :: Edward David Anderson’s “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” Out Now

Edward David Anderson has announced the release of his next studio album, Lower Alabama: The Loxley Sessions, due October 16 via Royal Potato Family. The first single from the collection, “Jimmy & Bob & Jack” is out now via PopMatters. The nine-track effort is the second solo album by Anderson who’s also known for his […]

Marco Benevento Recalls His Musical Journey with Diffuser.fm

Marco Benevento recently “rocked the west stage at Hunter Mountain, NY” during Mountain Jam. Between his set with his band and JRAD on the main stage, Marco sat down with Diffuser to discuss his musical journey over the years. Read the article here, and watch the full interview below. If you missed Marco at Mountain […]

Royal Potato Family Featured as Label Spotlight in “NYC Jazz Record”

This past month Royal Potato Family founder Kevin Calabro was featured in NYC Jazz Record as a Label Spotlight. Calabro gives his take on record labels, the music he loves working with, and his outlook on the modern record industry. Read full article below or follow this link. “I think RPF is an outstanding label […]

WATCH :: DRKWAV – “Scars” (Official Music Video)

Watch DRKWAV’s official music video for “Scars” HERE! DRKWAV is Skerik (saxophones), John Medeski (keyboards) and Adam Deitch (drums). Taken from their record “THE PURGE” available on Royal Potato Family records. Video by Logan Owlbeemoth tachyonsplus.tumblr.com

WATCH :: Ben Goldberg: The Making of “Orphic Machine”

Watch the making of Ben Goldberg‘s most ambitious project yet, Orphic Machine. Now available for purchase on 2-LP + CD. On this latest album, clarinetist/composer Ben Goldberg creates his most beautiful and lyrical music to date. Goldberg’s songs, brought to exquisite life by vocalist Carla Kihlstedt, derive lyrics from an unlikely source: not poetry, but […]

WATCH :: Marco Benevento’s New Video “If I Get To See You At All”

Check out the new music video “If I Get To See You At All.” Entirely filmed with GoPro cameras, this video features unique perspectives shot by Marco and his band. :: Winter 2015 Tour Dates :: February 21 – Miami, FL – Virginia Key GrassRoots Festival February 26 – New Orleans, LA – Blue Nile […]

LISTEN :: SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS “MIDDLE GROUND” :: 1ST EVER WEST COAST TOUR IN MARCH 2015 WITH MARCO BENEVENTO

“It is with great pleasure we present to you our latest creation, “MIDDLE GROUND.” It is a song about a lonesome, but altruistic spirit trying to break even with Life. It is full of ropey beats, haunting vocals, dark anthemic choruses, and a nice long disco coda so you can get out of your seat […]

Listen :: Superhuman Happiness “Catch A Break” New Single

“Change is in the air and Superhuman Happiness is taking deep breaths. Our latest song, “Catch A Break,” features the vocals of new member Andrea Diaz. It’s the first of many singles we’re releasing leading up to our next full album. “Catch A Break” was produced by Sam Cohen (Yellowbirds, Apollo Sunshine) and a mixed […]

Wil Blades ‘Field Notes’ :: Out Now

Wil Blades :: Field Notes featuring Jeff Parker on guitar and Simon Lott on Drums “He is the future to carry on the legend, the legacy of the organ, of the B-3. – Dr. Lonnie Smith “Destined to become one of the best organ-led soul-jazz records of 2014.” – Something Else Reviews “With ‘Field Notes,’ Blades […]

Edward David Anderson “Lies & Wishes” Out Now

Edward David Anderson‘s debut solo album, Lies & Wishes, is out now on LP, CD & Digital. Buy it at… Royal Potato: http://bit.ly/1edYdSx Local Indie Record Stores: http://bit.ly/1kbzn29 iTunes: http://bit.ly/1fps3UF Amazon: http://bit.ly/QVrAOA

RPF @ NOLA Jazzfest 2014!

THE ROYAL POTATO FAMILY @ NEW ORLEANS JAZZ & HERITAGE FESTIVAL 2014 The Royal Potato Family 5th Birthday Celebration Saturday, May 3 @ Blue Nile featuring Marco Benevento + special guests Stuart Bogie, Mike Dillon, Steven Bernstein, Carly Meyers & more with opening set by Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey Tickets Here Marco Benevento @ New […]

Edward David Anderson ‘Lies & Wishes’ :: Album Release 4/29 + BLURT Magazine Song Premiere

EDWARD DAVID ANDERSON (former Backyard Tire Fire frontman) has announced the April 29 release of his debut solo album Lies & Wishes on RPF. We’re honored to welcome him to the family! BLURT Magazine premiered the title track here. Listen to the stream below. Keep your eyes peeled for the pre-order to launch shortly.

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain :: Frames

Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain | Frames Available Now on LP, CD & Digital iTunes | Amazon | Local Indie Record Stores | RPF “Frames succeeds in a purely musical way…From one moment to the next, the pieces capitalize on both the eeriness of dissonant sparsity and the freneticism of precise polyrhythms.” – Santa Fe […]

WILLIE SUGARCAPPS :: WILL KIMBROUGH, SUGARCANE JANE, GRAYSON CAPPS & CORKY HUGHES

Order the Self-Titled Debut Album by WILLIE SUGARCAPPS featuring GRAYSON CAPPS, CORKY HUGHES, WILL KIMBROUGH & SUGARCANE JANE on LP, CD or Digital: RPF | iTunes | Local Record Store | Amazon Upcoming Tour Dates: November 8 – Josephine, AL – Pirate’s Cove November 9 – Fairhope, AL – Pavillion at Cota November 23 – New […]

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | ‘Hands’

  SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS :: HANDS Available NOW In-Stores & Online: Buy from RPF | iTunes | Amazon | Buy Local “Their music joins buoyant call-and-response harmonies, rippling highlife-inspired guitar leads, !!!’s muscular funk-punk, and the spirited pulses of Steve Reich’s Clapping Music” – SPIN “One of the best party records of the year!” – MAGNET […]

Superhuman Happiness | New Video & Winter Shows

SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | “Needles & Pins” SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | Winter Shows: December 30 | The Cake Shop | New York, NY January 26 | Castaways | Ithaca, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) January 27 | Higher Ground | Burlington, VT (w/ Rubblebucket) January 28 | Bowery Ballroom | New York, NY (w/ Rubblebucket) SUPERHUMAN HAPPINESS | The […]

MTO Plays SLY | NYC Release Party on Oct. 14 at 92Y Tribeca

Steven Bernstein’s Millennial Territory Orchestra celebrates the release of  MTO Plays SLY, a tribute to the music of Sly & The Family Stone, at 92Y Tribeca on Friday, October 14.  Advance tickets are on sale here. MTO Plays SLY is now available for pre-order on LP and CD. Any orders received before street date on […]

YELLOWBIRDS ‘The Color’

Order your copy of the Yellowbirds’ debut album The Color on vinyl and MP3 on Royal Potato Family. Get a free download of “Beneath The Reach Of Light” by visiting Paste Magazine. You can also check out an acoustic version of ‘Beneath The Reach Of Light’ from The Bridge Sessions recorded earlier this year after an outdoor performance […]

Mushroom Announce Two Bay Area Shows

MUSHROOM Announce First Bay Area Shows In Over A Year SAN FRANCISCO July 23 @ MAKE OUT ROOM + BERKELEY July 24 @ STARRY PLOUGH The Oakland Collective’s Latest Album, NAKED, STONED & STABBED, Available Now “The wealth and riches embedded in these grooves deserve your full attention. Naked, Stoned and Stabbed is a gift […]

Marco Benevento | Between The Needles & Nightfall (New Album & Tour)

At long last, the ‘Between The Needles & Nightfall’ tour began last night at The Space Gallery in Portland, ME. We look forward to seeing many of you in the coming weeks as we roll up and down the East Coast and Midwest. A full list of dates are below. As you’ve probably heard by […]

San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut!

Our friend’s in San Francisco’s BIG LIGHT Makes Their NYC Debut this Saturday Night, March 13 @ Sullivan Hall | Advance Tickets Available Here Other Friends & Lovers, Brothers & Sisters of ROYAL POTATO FAMILY coming to NYC STEVEN BERNSTEIN @ The Stone on Monday, April 5 SURPRISE ME MR. DAVIS @ Union Hall on […]

Marco Benevento | February 2010 Tour Dates & New Album Plans

Hello Bus Riders, Real Morning Party People and Royal Potato Family– We hope this finds you all doing well. Just a quick note here to bring you up to speed on what Marco Benevento has got in the works. For the most part, the TRIO has been laying low as of late while Marco works […]

GARAGE A TROIS on “Sessions From The Box”

The incredible live performance / interview podcast “SESSIONS FROM THE BOX” recently caught up with GARAGE A TROIS at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland, OR. LISTEN HERE!