Joe Ely @
By Mark Keresman Brian Eno was quoted as saying, "The first Velvet Underground album only sold 10,000 copies, but everyone who bought it formed a band." Rock history is filled with bands and albums that were somewhat unappreciated in their time yet occupy an enviable (by some people, at any rate) ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsArizona: Land of sun and song.There have been more than 140 songs with lyrics about Arizona in them. Seriously. Some of them have been big hits by huge acts, too ("Get Back" by The Beatles, "Take It Easy" by The Eagles). The lyrics to these songs capture various snapshots of the ... More >>
Texas songwriter aint no Nashville cat
Coming soon to an apocalypse near you
Heartworn Highways (Navarre)
The Best Of (Tomato)
A Gentle Evening With (Dualtone)
Sidetracks (Artemis), Together at the Bluebird Café (American Original Records)
Stardom might be cool for Adam Carroll. But mainly he just wants to be your friend.
Down to the Promised Land: 5 Years of Bloodshot Records (Bloodshot)
The I-10 Chronicles
No Sense in Runnin'
Steve Earle makes a brilliant detour into bluegrass with The Mountain
AUSTIN OUTLAW WALKER HITS THE ROAD. AGAIN.
THE NORTH CAROLINA LABEL IS SUCCESSFUL WITH EXPERIMENTAL BLUEGRASS
ROBERT EARL KEEN JR.'S SONGS HAVE MORE MEAT THAN A LONE STAR BARBECUE