Darrell Scott released a new album with his old buddy, Tim O'Brien, this month. It's the third in three years for the Nashville songwriter who has become more prolific the older he gets.
The album has been in the vaults for six years since he recorded benefit shows in Asheville, N.C. in 2005 and 2006. "That's the thing," Scott says from the road. "A big part of it is I have more material than I'm able to put out. I'm just trying to catch up with the work that's already…Continue
Posted on November 14, 2012 at 10:00am
For me, it was a good year for music. I listened to more and liked more than I have in several years.
Here are the albums I listened to and enjoyed the most.
Garland Jeffreys - "The King of In Between"
Jeffreys' first album in 13 years features his strongest material since 1991's “Don’t Call Me Buckwheat,” one of the signature discs of that decade. Jeffreys typically moves easily…Continue
Posted on December 30, 2011 at 2:30pm — 3 Comments
Bill Morrissey passed away yesterday. I came across his music about a decade ago and it grabbed me. His songs make you nod in agreement, chuckle in recognition, and cry in empathy. He played my house concert series and was about the nicest man you could imagine.
Posted on July 24, 2011 at 6:30am — 11 Comments
It was the nightmare I’d feared for over a decade of hosting 60 house concerts: a rogue storm, threatening almost from the time Tara Nevins and Carol Elizabeth Jones took the stage, finally unleashed a torrent about an hour into the show.
Posted on July 22, 2011 at 8:30am — 2 Comments