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Tuesday, June 21 2011

Dave Alvin: Eleven Eleven

Dave Alvin has just written and recorded the best damn Johnny Ace song one could ever imagine, "Johnny Ace Is Dead".


Monday, June 8 2009

Old Settler’s Music Festival: 18 April 2009 - Austin, TX

From bluegrass to the blues, the Old Settler’s Music Festival has been serving up Americana-style roots music since 1987.


Thursday, January 29 2009

Dave Alvin: The Best of the Hightone Years

A roots rock icon gets the retro treatment from Shout and does not disappoint.


Wednesday, July 26 2006

Dave Alvin: West of the West

Dave Alvin is like a history teacher with a guitar. But instead of penning his own history textbook, he's given us lessons through other people's words with this CD. If history was this entertaining back when I attended high school, I probably wouldn't have fallen asleep so often in class.


Thursday, July 15 2004

Dave Alvin: Ashgrove


Friday, November 8 2002

A Link in the Chain: The Blasters

The Blasters were one of the few bastions of what is often referred to as roots rock in the '80s. Just don't ask them to sit quietly in any category.


Monday, August 14 2000

Dave Alvin: Public Domain


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