Crockett isn’t a stranger to hard times. He has run the gamut, from scrapes with the law and growing up poor, to being homeless and busking on the streets of New Orleans and NYC. It’s doubtless those life lessons have fueled the sentiment and storylines behind this mix of dark and thoughtful country, honky tonk and blues-filled tunes. This is the kind of music that draws on classic artists like George Jones, Merle Haggard, Dwight Yoakam, Freddy Fender, Buck Owens and others. The young Texan has a smooth, relaxed vocal style that amply accompanies cautionary tales of love, like “Fool […]
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The Flaming Lips have covered country legend George Jones’ “He Stopped Loving Her Today” for the thriller movieArkansas, which is being released on DVD and VOD services tomorrow after its world premiere at SXSW was cancelled due to the whole festival itself being cancelled. Coyne and company appear in the movie themselves, performing the cover […]