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Justin Townes Earle died last year at the way-too-young age of 38. On what would have been his 39th birthday, his father Steve Earle released the tribute album J.T. And on January 4, on what would’ve been his 40th birthday, he’ll be honored with a tribute concert at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, dubbed A Celebration Of Justin Townes Earle.

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“She was marching through the halls of her high school going, ‘Everybody should be moving aside right now, because: Don’t you know who I am? I’m Linda Ronstadt, future huge rock star,'” Nicks said For more, check out: (Source)

The Mavericks, Grace Potter, and more will all appear on the 14th installment of the Americana concert at sea For more, check out: (Source)

Singer shares her rendition of “Wayfaring Stranger,” talks upcoming album and looks back on her career — from touring with Peter Gabriel to “Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?” fame For more, check out: (Source)

Voyage also includes perennial cruisers Steve Earle, Lucinda Williams, and Elizabeth Cook For more, check out: (Source)

From Bob Dylan and Neil Young to Taylor Swift and Fleet Foxes, here are 13 cozy songs for the fall season For more, check out: (Source)

While continuing to kick out her own original material, alt-rock legend Juliana Hatfield has in recent years begun releasing full-length tribute albums to iconic artists from her youth. In 2018 it was Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton-John. In 2019 it was Juliana Hatfield Sings The Police. And although a covers project hasn’t emerged in 2020,…

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The Artist Rights Alliance (ARA), the artist-run, non-profit organization that championed the Music Modernization Act and CLASSICS Act, is leading the charge to reform the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, and initiated the creation of a COVID-19 resource guide for musicians, today announced the formation of a Music Council. The 93-artist consortium will provide perspective and advisory input, as well as support for the awareness of key issues that face content creators today. Those named include Jason Isbell, Bette Midler, Cassandra Wilson, Duke Fakir, Elvis Costello, Emmylou Harris, T Bone Burnett, Sheryl Crow, Keb’ Mo’, Steve Earle, and Joan Osborne. Additionally, […]

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Earlier this month, the rootsy country star Margo Price was supposed to release her new album That’s How Rumors Get Started. Price had already announced the LP, which she co-produced with Sturgill Simpson, and she’d released the early singles “Stone Me” and “Twinkle Twinkle.” But because of the pandemic, Price has pushed back the LP’s […]

Neil Young has a ton going on. He has multiple archival releases in the works right now, in addition to his frequent quarantine Fireside Sessions and a steady drip of new music. One of those archival releases he has planned is coming out next month. It’s the release of his legendary shelved 1975 album Homegrown, […]