Q&A: Band Chemistry, the Greatest Rock Riffs and Our ‘Cultural Black Hole’ with the Magpie Salute’s Rich Robinson

Q&A: Band Chemistry, the Greatest Rock Riffs and Our ‘Cultural Black Hole’ with the Magpie Salute’s Rich Robinson

Sophomore jinx? Not a chance. Fresh from a seasoned slate of live dates peppered around the country, High Water I, the sophomore album by the Magpie Salute, whites out the band’s confident debut long player and imbues the follow up with an incendiary collection of tunes ready made for the concert stage. Guitarist Rich Robinson, […]

Hear the Stomping ‘Send Me An Omen,’ from the Magpie Salute’s Upcoming Album ‘High Water I’ Out 8/10

Hear the Stomping ‘Send Me An Omen,’ from the Magpie Salute’s Upcoming Album ‘High Water I’ Out 8/10

Out of the ashes of the Black Crowes’ dissolution came the Magpie Salute, featuring ex-Crowes members Rich Robinson, Mac Ford and Sven Pipien (along with John Hogg, Matt Slocum and Joe Magistro) several acclaimed live performances and tours and, now, at least two studio albums. The band announced High Water I on Monday, a 12-track […]

From the Black Crowes to the Magpie Salute: Rich Robinson Q&A

From the Black Crowes to the Magpie Salute: Rich Robinson Q&A

According to Merriam-Webster, one of the definitions of a “magpie” refers to one who collects indiscriminately. In the case of The Magpie Salute, a new 10-piece outfit drawing together three key members of The Black Crowes—Rich Robinson, Marc Ford and Sven Pipien—the groups collects its source material from a myriad of influences to create an expansive […]