Roll My Blues Away (Rounder). Review by Hal Horowitz
Sheila Scoville discovers the great Townes Van Zandt through John Kruth’s freewheeling new testament to the hard-luck cowboy junkie, folk balladeer, lyrical healer and misfit hellion. And that doesn’t even begin to sum him up.
Gerty Parrish Bulks Up (Load). Review by Anton Wagner
Grateful Dawg — The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Acoustic Disc). Review by James Mann.
Black/Rich Music (Drag City). Review by Chad Bidwell
Features Editor James Mann tells of the night five spuds from Ohio changed his life…
so long, astoria (Columbia). Review by Troy Jewell.
Damnation And A Day (Sony). Review by Zoltan Drago.
Everybody’s a Rock Star Tonight (Pop Sweatshop). Review by Julio Diaz.
A Long Way Home (Warner Bros./Reprise). Review by David Lee Simmons
The follow-up to Joan Osborne’s excellent debut, Relish, took five yea…
Andrea Thompson’s highlights from the Dark Horse Tavern’s programming for this year’s Atlantis Conference, including Flair, Smithwick Machine, and Rev Seven.