Author Archives: Brian.Horton

COMBSY “Roche Blave” out Apr 30

Tulsa guitarist, composer, and producer, Chris Combs, released “Roche Blave: Large Ensemble Works Recorded Live in Switzerland” through the nonprofit Horton Records label on April 30. Combs, known for his improvisational blend of jazz, hip-hop, and experimental elements in his work with Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey (JFJO) and his own band, COMBSY, was commissioned to write the […]

CHRIS BLEVINS New album out April 23

For Immediate Release Contact: Julie at jwatstulsa@gmail.com 918.850.0500 CHRIS BLEVINS’ “GRIEF, LOVE & OTHER GIFTS” OUT APRIL 23  New album features 21-year-old Enid singer-songwriter Chloe-Beth Campbell TULSA, Okla. April 8, 2021 – Tulsa musician Chris Blevins follows up his 2017 debut with “Grief, Love & Other Gifts,” out April 23 on the nonprofit Horton Records. The album is a collaboration […]

AMERICAN SONGWRITER: Artists Share the Importance of the Tulsa Groove

THANK YOU to American Songwriter and Geoff Hines for this in-depth and thoughtful article about the  album, BACK TO PARADISE: A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music, and the Tulsa music scene in general.  Click the link to read the article.  https://americansongwriter.com/artists-share-the-importance-of-the-tulsa-groove-on-back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music/     ORDER THE ALBUM HERE:  https://hortonrecords.bandcamp.com/album/back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music   Photo credit:  Phil Clarkin

GLIDE MAGAZINE Interview & Video for I Yike It

THANK YOU to Glide Magazine for interviewing Chris Combs, Briana Wright, and Charlie Redd and premiering the video for “I Yike It (The Gap Band)” from the upcoming album, BACK TO PARADISE: A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music.  Click the link to read the article.  https://glidemagazine.com/247369/video-premiere-tulsa-musicians-cover-the-gap-bands-funky-groover-i-yike-it-off-upcoming-tribute-lp-back-to-paradise%E2%80%AF-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music/     Album release date is August 28, 2020.  PRE-ORDER […]

Popmatters Interview & Video with John Fullbright

THANK YOU to Popmatters for interviewing John Fullbright and premiering the video for “If The Shoe Fits” from the upcoming album, BACK TO PARADISE: A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music.  Click the link to read the article.  https://www.popmatters.com/john-fullbright-if-shoe-fits-2646869508.html     Album release date is August 28, 2020.  PRE-ORDER LINK:  https://hortonrecords.bandcamp.com/album/back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music   Photo credit:  Phil Clarkin

American Songwriter Interview and Video with Paul Benjaman

THANK YOU to American Songwriter Magazine for interviewing Paul Benajman and covering the BACK TO PARADISE: A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music project.  Click the link to read the article.  https://americansongwriter.com/back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-paul-benjaman-jj-cale-album-news/ Paul Benjaman Reinvigorates Tulsa Sound With ‘Back to Paradise: A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music’   Album release date is August 28, 2020.  PRE-ORDER LINK:  https://hortonrecords.bandcamp.com/album/back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music   […]

BACK TO PARADISE Pre-Order Is Live & More

PRE-ORDER for BACK TO PARADISE:  A Tulsa Tribute to Okie Music is now available on our Bandcamp site.  CLICK THIS LINK to order limited merchandise like 2LP gatefold vinyl w/ poster, CD, digital, shirts, bandanas, posters, stickers, buttons, and koozies >>>> https://hortonrecords.bandcamp.com/album/back-to-paradise-a-tulsa-tribute-to-okie-music   LATEST NEWS:  American Songwriter magazine premiered the first video (direct link at the bottom […]