1. Allison Moorer "Crows" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 2:42 PM EST Allison Moorer, "Crows" (Rykodisc) Release Date: February 9, 2010 After exploring mostly covers on 2008's "Mockingbird," Allison Moorer decided to take wing and fly in some new creative directions on her Feb. 9 release, "Crows." "I've never been…

  2. Allison Moorer Brings Poetics, Piano to 'Crows'

    October 27, 2009 9:40 AM EDT A llison Moorer is planning a February release for her seventh studio album, "Crows," her label debut for Rykodisc and a marked stylistic departure from her previous work. "I really just set myself free and just threw all the rules out the window," Moorer tells Billboard…

  3. Wilco Bassist Stirratt Juggling Multiple Deliveries

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Wilco bassist John Stirratt has a lot to be thankful for, but for the first time in ages, his commitments to the acclaimed Chicago band are getting in the way of an important milestone. Wilco bassist John Stirratt has a lot to be thankful for, but for the first time in ages, his commitments…

  4. Bare Jr. Rocks With MMJ, Trail Of Dead, Lambchop

    June 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed alt-country singer/songwriter Bobby Bare Jr. is hoping 11 is his lucky number. Bare's forthcoming album, "The Longest Meow," features 11 songs recorded in 11 hours by 11 people. Acclaimed alt-country singer/songwriter Bobby Bare Jr. is hoping 11 is his lucky number.…

  5. Ron Sexsmith Rocks Out On 'Blue Boy'

    June 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT As soon as he chose fellow singer/songwriter Steve Earle as co-producer, Ron Sexsmith knew that his new album, "Blue Boy" (released June 5 by Cooking Vinyl/spinART), was going to be a significant depa As soon as he chose fellow singer/songwriter Steve Earle as co-producer, Ron…