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Moondogshake - Communion In The Ashes

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Moondogshake - Communion In The Ashes

M. Lockwood Porter - Communion in the Ashes Communion in the Ashes harnesses the spirit of Tom Petty with its jaunty, upbeat, guitar jangling songs and thoughtful political messages. Melodic and foot tapping new songs that fit you like a comfortable pair of shoes. M.Lockwood Porter is contemporary but has a familiar style. It’s one that will please many who revel in Springsteen, Dylan or Tom Petty. It is a classic genre to play in but this album manages to stand up tall. This is a collection of well written songs and there is a variety and pacing through the...

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M. Lockwood Porter announces Netherlands tour in February 2020

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M. Lockwood Porter announces Netherlands tour in February 2020

M. Lockwood Porter's first Netherlands shows! We've got a short tour planned for the end of February

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M. Lockwood Porter comes home for the holidays

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M. Lockwood Porter comes home for the holidays

It's a Thanksgiving miracle: Former Berkeleyite M. Lockwood Porter is coming home. Briefly, that is.

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Twangville - Mayer’s Picks – the Best of 2019 (So Far), the Albums

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Twangville - Mayer’s Picks – the Best of 2019 (So Far), the Albums

Porter channels his frustration about the state of the world into a glorious rock and roll record.  The lyrical bite can be potent yet not without a glimmer of optimism and rebellion.  “Our redemption song can topple walls but first we must compose it,” he sings on “The Dream Is Dead”.

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Twangville - Mayer’s Playlist for Spring 2019, Part 1

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Twangville - Mayer’s Playlist for Spring 2019, Part 1

Mayer’s Playlist for Spring 2019, Part 1 Waiting For a Sign, M. Lockwood Porter (from the Black Mesa Records release Communion in the Ashes) M. Lockwood Porter is on a quest, longing to step beyond the anguish and misery he sees around him in hopes of finding a better place, personally and for everyone.  The opening – and title – track freely acknowledges the depths to which we’ve sunk.  “There used to be a blueprint for dignity and hope,” he sings, “but the threads have all unraveled at the end of this old rope.”  Yet, rather than wallow in misery...

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