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Sunday, May 5 2013

Same Old Song: Tributes to Kris Kristofferson

There are at least four various artists tribute albums to Kris Kristofferson, all released in the last 11 years. Why him? Is it about the songwriter or the songs? The musicians or the listeners? The present or the past? The albums themselves might provide the answers.


Reviews

Monday, January 28 2013

Kris Kristofferson: Feeling Mortal

One of the greatest country and western singer-songwriters of the last half-century returns with a startling reminder of just how affecting his music can be.


Sunday, November 1 2009

Kris Kristofferson: Closer to the Bone

Don't look so sad. Kris Kristofferson keeps on turning out warm and tender songs, like the shadows on the wall.


Monday, March 6 2006

Kris Kristofferson: This Old Road

Kris Kristofferson is back writing and performing his own songs again, God bless him. But until he restores his lyrical palate completely to its expansive B.A. (before acting) state, he still won't be entirely all the way back.


News

Friday, March 4 2011

Kris Kristofferson's broad career just keeps happening

ST. LOUIS — Singer-songwriters? There's a million of them. Ones that do some acting? The list probably shrinks to a thousand or so. Throw in rugby


Tuesday, October 28 2008

Kris Kristofferson chucked a military career to become a songwriter, singer and actor

Rhodes Scholar. Army captain. Helicopter pilot. Actor. Country superstar. Kris Kristofferson has done it all. "When I look back on it, I'm kind of amazed


Monday, February 26 2007

Kris Kristofferson's lyrical journey continues

BRADENTON, Fla. - Kris Kristofferson still talks about The Letter. Early in his Nashville days, before the hits started coming for one of America's most


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