|CHRIS WHITLEY 1960 - 2005
We are deeply saddened to confirm the passing of singer-songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist Chris Whitley. Chris was a kind man and immensely talented artist whose music has become an intimate part of many of our lives. We are pained to acknowledge this loss and we grieve along with those who knew and loved him and his music. Read more.
JOHNNY SOCIETY - NEW ALBUM OUT NOW
Johnny Society's 5th CD, Coming To Get You, is out now in stores and online. You can check out some of the songs and the new video here and order the CD here.
CHRIS WHITLEY NEW ALBUM
OUT NOW - IN STORES AND ONLINE
We are pleased to announce the release of Chris Whitley's new CD, Soft Dangerous Shores, out now. Order your copy by visiting your local record store or going here. The disc was produced by Malcolm Burn, who helmed Chris' debut album Living With The Law. Listen to two tracks on our sounds page here, and read more about the album here. Also check out the Soft Dangerous Shores feature on NPR's "All Things Considered" here.
MESSENGER RECORDS RINGTONES
Messenger Records ringtones are now available (on most carriers except for Sprint and Verizon due to their closed networks). To purchase, click here then search by artist.
CHRIS WHITLEY - WINNER OF INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARDS!
Chris Whitley was named winner of the Blues/R&B category for the 4th annual Independent Music Awards. The song "Her Furious Angels" took the prize, from Chris' solo album War Crime Blues (in stores now and available online here). For more info on the awards, click here.
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