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

Shawn Colvin

You may remember Shawn Colvin as the folksy singer-songwriter who had a few hits through the ’90s, like “Sonny Came Home” and “I Don’t Know Why.” On her latest album, All Fall Down, Colvin shows she’s still got it. The lyricist told American … Continued

Glen Campbell: Memory Maker

  It’s an essential part of the late 1960s time capsule. That well-scrubbed, apple-cheeked, All-American boy on Sunday night TV. The golden brown, blow-dried hair carefully parted on the right. The turtleneck.  And especially that glorious voice, all full-throated sincerity … Continued