David Olney is Still a Contender. Can You Say the Same?

The late Townes Van Zandt was the best songwriter in the whole wide world, Steve Earle said in an oft-cited quote, "and I'll stand on Bob Dylan's coffee table in my cowboy boots and say that." Seventeen years after Van Zandt's death, the Americana artists who followed in his wake still speak of him...

Americana Fest Nashville Travel Log: Music, Beer, and Threads of Friendship

One must mentally and physically prepare for the Americana Music Association conference and showcases -- five nights and four days of music. The Americana Fest has grown over the past few years to a point where, on a typical night there were 10 clubs hosting 48 different musical acts from 8:00...

Videos

Southern Culture On The Skids ~ "Voodoo Cadillac", Craig Young, August 31, 2014

Southen Culture On The Skids -- Voodoo Cadillac (Bing Lounge)

The Lonesome Ace String Band ~ "Cherry River Line/Gauley Junction", Craig Young, September 30, 2014

THE LONESOME ACE STRINGBAND - Cherry River Line / Gauley Junction

Ryley Walker ~ "Clear The Sky", Craig Young, August 31, 2014

Ryley Walker - Clear The Sky (Live on KEXP)

The Monroe Reels: Peter Rowan Reconnects with his Former Colleague, Al Evers, September 26, 2014

Peter Rowan & Chris Henry - Long Journey Home

Del McCoury & David Grisman ~ One On One Session, Craig Young, July 28, 2014

ONE ON ONE: Del McCoury and David Grisman April 17th, 2014 City Winery New York Full Set

Mike Stinson - "Fast And Loose", Hanspeter Eggen..., September 26, 2014

Mike Stinson "Fast And Loose"

The Roosevelts ~ "Cold Sheets", Craig Young, July 29, 2014

The Roosevelts - "Cold Sheets" | Sessions from Blue Rock LIVE

Bahamas ~ "Like A Wind", Craig Young, September 6, 2014

'Like A Wind' by Bahamas

Ed Harcourt ~ "Those Crimson Tears", Craig Young, September 6, 2014

Ed Harcourt - Those Crimson Tears - CARDINAL SESSIONS (Haldern Pop Special)

Benjamin Booker ~ "Have You Seen My Son", Craig Young, September 5, 2014

Benjamin Booker: NPR Music Field Recordings