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New Event at Americana Music Festival 2015 Announced

Loretta Lynn, Steve Earle, Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings To Headline

The Americana Music Association has announced a one-off “mini-festival” during its 16th annual Americana Festival & Conference. 186 more words

Steve Earle

In the End Part 2: How Their Story Became My Story

Writing this blog post is not on my To Do list today, but there are lots of other things that are. I want to make this post, though, so I apologize if it ends up being a little rushed. 2,543 more words

Writing

Happy Birthday, Tift Merritt!

Happy Birthday Tift Merritt, 40 years today.


Photo: © shervinfoto.com

Music

Welcome to my blog/Top 10 Album Covers

After months of farting around and trying to set up this blog, I think I have a handle on this now. This blog will show my paintings, artwork and t-shirt designs. 192 more words

Songwriter Special Shines a Light on the SFC

Carolina Performing Arts’s new season began with some special selections of Americana music to honor the Southern Folklife Collection’s 25th birthday.

As important as it is to preserving cultural history, much of it musical, it seems like the… 1,094 more words

Music Reviews

A Bird Of Many Talents

It was another incredible evening under the stars at the Lowell Summer Music Series as Andrew Bird took the stage.

Everyone was eager for the show to start, in part because the staging was so unusual (at least to those of us who had not seen Andrew perform) that we wanted to see how the props were going to be used. 535 more words