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Monday, July 15 2013

‘Outlaw’ Is an Entertaining, Authoritative Account of Nashville’s Rebel Years

Three of country music's biggest names, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson, and how they changed one of America's most conservative music scenes.


Sunday, February 19 2012

John McCutcheon: This Land: Woody Guthrie’s America

The ever-relevant songbook of folk's immortal influence comes to life again.


Tuesday, November 1 2011

The Best of Times: Texas Artists Performing the Music of Sara Hickman

Texans band together for the kids.


Thursday, October 6 2011

Merle Haggard: Working in Tennessee

Merle Haggard's new album sounds good, but doesn't add anything to his legacy.


Thursday, September 29 2011

The 18th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival - Telluride, CO

In mid-September each year, the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival caps off the summer season with musically varied artists and a three-hour Grand Tasting featuring over 150 beers from 50 microbreweries.


Monday, June 27 2011

Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown: 21 June 2011 - Red Rocks Amphitheater

The smell of chewing tobacco, and the sight of cowboy hats and cut-off jean shorts were enough to make even the most weathered cowboy say something along the lines of, “Well, my God, this is a party”.


Sunday, February 7 2010

Willie Nelson in the Twilight Glow

At 77, Willie's hair is now down to his tailbone, and you can see his trademark red locks fade to gray about midway up his back -- it's like examining the rings of a tree.


Thursday, September 10 2009

Bob Dylan + Willie Nelson + John Mellencamp: 28 July 2009 - Durham, NC

Who would deny the appeal of the Willie Nelson/John Mellencamp/Bob Dylan ballpark tour, even after we agree that Mellencamp doesn't belong with such a distinguished duo?


Sunday, April 5 2009

Willie Sounds Better Naked

Editing the original RCA tapes makes the songs on Naked Willie so much better that I’m remembering the reasons why I fell in love with Willie Nelson so many years ago.


Tuesday, March 31 2009

Willie Nelson / Asleep at the Wheel: Willie and the Wheel

Nelson is the ideal singer for this sort of material, but a magical voice like his just doesn't belong in such mundane, stilted surroundings.


Willie Nelson + Mary McBride (Reviews) [26.Nov.08]
Various Artists: The Imus Ranch Record (Capsule Reviews) [25.Sep.08]
Willie Nelson: One Hell of a Ride (Reviews) [24.Apr.08]
Willie Nelson: Songbird (Reviews) [30.Oct.06]
Willie Nelson (Reviews) [22.Sep.05]
Willie Nelson: Countryman (Reviews) [15.Aug.05]
The Dukes of Hazzard (2005) (Reviews) [5.Aug.05]
Willie Nelson: Songs (Reviews) [15.Mar.05]
Willie Nelson: The Troublemaker (Reviews) [31.Oct.04]
Willie Nelson: The Great Divide (Reviews) [14.Jan.02]
    Willie Nelson: Teatro (Reviews) [31.Aug.98]
The Journeyman (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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