The Top 50 Albums Of 2013: Honorable Mentions

When you’re putting together a Records of the Year list, you’re bound to leave off some worthy contenders. You wrote in and let us know who you thought should have been on our Top 50 List, and guess what. . … Continued

Song Premiere: Merriment, “Backwards”

When it comes to the music business, there are lots of examples of children successfully following in their parents’ footsteps — think Jakob Dylan, Rufus Wainwright — but rarely do you hear about younger siblings getting in on the act … Continued

Ethan Johns: If Not Now Then When?

Ethan Johns If Not Now Then When? (Three Crows) Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Like father like son only goes so far. Although Ethan Johns followed in his famous father Glyn’s footsteps as a producer, he has broken away … Continued

Various Artists: Love for Levon

Various Artists Love for Levon CD/DVD (StarVista/Time-Life) Rating: 4 out of 5 stars “You can’t spell Levon without ‘l-o-v-e’ reads the blurb on this nearly three hour DVD’s back cover, and there sure was a lot of it in the … Continued

Watch The Trailer For Love For Levon

In October, an impressive group of musicians, including everyone from Gregg Allman and Jakob Dylan to John Mayer and Eric Church, gathered to pay tribute to Levon Helm. The concert was a way to say goodbye to The Band’s late … Continued

Song Premiere: Holly Williams, “Drinkin'”

Nashville-based singer/songwriter Holly Williams (the granddaughter of country music legend Hank Williams) will release her third album, The Highway,on Georgiana Records in February. Co-produced by Williams and Charlie Peacock (The Civil Wars), The Highway boasts guest appearances from Jackson Browne, Jakob Dylan, … Continued