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Vinyl and CD's up on Bandcamp

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Vinyl and CD's up on Bandcamp

We recently added all our physical releases to our artists pages on Bandcamp! We really love the Bandcamp platform and how they empower artists to get their music out there themselves. It's a really great company with a really great mission. You might have noticed we recently switched all of our embedded players on our product pages to Bandcamp players from soundcloud or spotify for our artists. We also stopped providing digital copies on blackmesarecords.com or in download cards in vinyl copies. If you buy from Bandcamp, you get the digital and streaming included with your purchase. You can find vinyl...

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The Tulsa Voice - Don’t dream it’s over

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The Tulsa Voice - Don’t dream it’s over

“I spent a year, like a lot of people probably, depressed, afraid, trying to figure out. I’d just made a record about the political situation in our country, and then things got even worse,” Porter said. “I didn’t want to make the same record again. Out of that, I tried to find a more positive take.”

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WANNABE REVIEWS M. LOCKWOOD PORTER’S ‘COMMUNION IN THE ASHES’

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WANNABE REVIEWS M. LOCKWOOD PORTER’S ‘COMMUNION IN THE ASHES’

In the latest Wannabeartist Chris Prunckle offers his illustrated commentary on Communion In The Ashes, the new album from Americana troubadour M. Lockwood Porter, in his signature six-panel comic strip form.

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American Standard Time - Communion In The Ashes Album review

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American Standard Time - Communion In The Ashes Album review

Porter’s drops of reason and positivity, ripple outward from himself, through others, past the strictures of politics, and religion, and into a new head space. Communion In The Ashes is a truly remarkable rock ‘n’ roll record.

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Turnstyled Junkpiled - M. Lockwood Porter’s Communion In The Ashes

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Turnstyled Junkpiled - M. Lockwood Porter’s Communion In The Ashes

Porter takes on some weighty issues on this album, and he faces them with unflinching honesty. But his musical undertones soften the message and make even hard truths easier to face.

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