1. Dave Alvin

    Dave Alvin

    4 Albums, 0 Songs

    • West of the West
    • Eleven Eleven
    • Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women
    • Ashgrove
  2. Dave Alvin

    Dave Alvin

    4 Albums, 0 Songs

  3. Beggars Group's Martin Mills To Be Honored At A2IM's Inaugural Libera Awards

    May 30, 2012 3:52 PM EDT At the June 21 Libera Awards, Beggars Group founder and CEO Martin Mills will be presented with a lifetime achievement award presented by Sire Records co-founder Seymour Stein. The Amercian Association of Independent Music will launch its inaugura ...

  4. Yep Roc Label To Celebrate 15 Years With 3-Day Concert With Nick Lowe, Robyn Hitchcock, Jon Doe, Others

    May 16, 2012 2:48 PM EDT Yep Roc Records will celebrate 15 years with a three-night birthday party. The indie label's Yep Roc 15 concerts will be held October 11-13 at the Cat's Cradle in Carrboro, North Carolina, and feature artists from throughout the label� ...

  5. Yep Roc Celebrates 15 Years With Concerts, Rarities

    May 16, 2012 12:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Exclusive Premiere: Watch Robyn Hitchcock's 'There Goes the Ice' Video Yep Roc Records will celebrate 15 years with a three-night birthday party. The indie label's Yep Roc 15 concerts will be held October 11-13 at the Cat's ...

  6. Dave Alvin to Perform on FX's 'Justified' Tonight, Result of Treating Fans Right

    February 23, 2011 12:34 PM EST Dave Alvin is the first musical performer written into a script on the FX network. Alvin will appear in Wednesday's episode of "Justified," performing his new single "Harlan County Line." The song will be on his next album ...

  7. Mellencamp, T-Bone Burnett Take Rural Route To 'Better' Album

    May 24, 2010 1:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 A 55-year-old reel-to-reel Amex tape recorder, a single microphone and three historic recording sites were John Mellencamp's tools for making his new album, "No Better Than This," which is due out Aug. 3 -- seven weeks after he releas ...

  8. Sheryl Crow, Modest Mouse, Katy Perry Set For Bumbershoot

    April 01, 2009 9:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sheryl Crow, Modest Mouse, Katy Perry, Michael Franti & Spearhead, De La Soul, and Raphael Saadiq are among the first acts confirmed for the 2009 Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival. The event will be held Labor Day weekend, Sept. 5 ...

  9. Doug Sahm Remembered At SXSW

    March 20, 2009 9:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a tribute album coming Tuesday (March 24), the late Doug Sahm was the subject of two live homage's this week at South By Southwest. A Texas Tornados set highlighted a two-hour show on Thursday night at Antone's, which featured several ...

  10. Waits Round Up Three Discs Worth Of 'Orphans'

    August 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Waits opens his vaults for the first time on the three-disc collection "Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers and Bastards," due Nov. 21 via Anti-. Tom Waits opens his vaults for the first time on the three-disc collection "Orphans: Brawlers ...

  11. No Depression Surveys Decade Of Alt-Country

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Call it Americana, alt-country, roots music, what-have-you: The musical genre without a bin card has been defined for a decade by No Depression magazine. Call it Americana, alt-country, roots music, what-have-you: The musical genre without a bin car ...

  12. Coldplay, Wilco, Crowes Lead ACL Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie, Doves, Buddy Guy, the Allman Brothers Band and Franz Ferdinand lead the lineup for the fourth Austin City Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Bla ...

  13. Doe Inks With Yep Roc For 'Forever'

    December 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 X guitarist/vocalist John Doe has inked with independent label Yep Roc, which will on March 22 release his next album, "Forever." X guitarist/vocalist John Doe has inked with independent label Yep Roc, which will on March 22 release his ne ...

  14. Yep Roc Inks Dave Alvin

    April 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Graham, N.C.-based indie Yep Roc Records has inked a multi-album deal with roots-rocker Dave Alvin. The first release under the deal, "Ashgrove," is due June 15. It and Alvin's next album will be dist Graham, N.C.-based indie Yep Ro ...

  15. Hot Product

    October 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Other key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Atlantic's "Sessions@AOL" compilation, featuring live tracks from Coldplay, Avril Lavigne, Missy Elliott, Alicia Keys and Jewel, among others. The fourth studio albu ...

  16. The Executioner's Last Songs: Volumes 2 and 3

    July 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It may seem ironic to choose murder, torture and lawlessness as themes for a compilation to benefit the National Coalition Against the Death Penalty, but Jon Langford & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts It may seem ironic to choose murder, torture and ...

  17. Hootenanny Salutes Strummer

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Late Clash frontman Joe Strummer was honored with a few special tributes at last weekend's ninth annual Hootenany rockabilly festival and car show in Orange County, Calif. Late Clash frontman Joe Strummer was honored with a few special tributes ...

  18. Studio Album, A&M Box, Tour On Tap For Baez

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Natalie Merchant and Steve Earle are among the contemporary songwriters whose songs Joan Baez has recorded for her first album in six years. Due Sept. 9, "Dark Chords on a Big Guitar" also includes tr Natalie Merchant and Steve Earle are a ...

  19. Lonesome, On'ry and Mean: A Tribute to Waylon Jennings

    April 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fiercely independent and musically fearless, Waylon Jennings' contributions to American music cannot be overstated, and the diverse nature of those paying homage on this record gives evidence of Ol' W Fiercely independent and musically fea ...

  20. New Cash, Jennings Tributes Planned

    February 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The careers of country music legends Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings will be feted with newly announced tribute albums due in the coming months. Dualtone will issue "Lonesome, On'ry, and Mean -- A Tri The careers of country music legends J ...

  21. Trouble Bound

    November 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In the wake of Rhino's rerelease of the Blasters' '80s recordings for Slash, the original lineup of the Downey, Calif.-bred roots-rock band regrouped for a stirring series of West Coast dates this spr In the wake of Rhino's rerel ...

  22. 'Original Blasters' Return To The Road

    October 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Reunited roots rock kingpins the Blasters will hit the road next month for their first tour in nearly two decades. Reunited roots rock kingpins the Blasters will hit the road next month for their first tour in nearly two decades. Although other inca ...

  23. 27TunesOnTV

    July 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for July 1-7, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, JULY 1 "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist: Jack Johnson (also scheduled: Chris Rock; rebroadc ...

  24. X's Doe Sees 'Stars' On New Album

    May 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 X frontman John Doe will release his first album in two years, and first all-acoustic effort, Aug. 20 via iMusic. The set, dubbed "Dim Stars, Bright Light," finds Doe collaborating with such vocalists X frontman John Doe will release his f ...

  25. Rhino 'X'-cavates Reissues

    April 11, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rhino has readied a second batch of expanded reissues from seminal California punk act X for May 21 release. The three albums, 1983's "More Fun in the New World," 1985's "Ain't Love Grand," and 1987's Rhino ha ...

  26. 500 Performers Lined Up For Bumbershoot

    July 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A head-spinning array of performers, including the Black Crowes, Mos Def, Ween, Loretta Lynn, and Taj Mahal, are confirmed to appear Seattle's 31st annual Bumbershoot festival, taking place Aug. 31-Se A head-spinning array of performers, includ ...

  27. Avalon Blues: A Tribute to the Music of Mississippi John Hurt

    June 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Peter Case put this project together for Vanguard, motivated by the good sense that long ago made him a Mississippi John Hurt fan. Singer/songwriter Peter Case put this project together for Vanguard, motivated by the good sense tha ...

  28. Beck, Williams, Harper Salute Mississippi John Hurt

    June 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beck, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle and his son Justin, Taj Mahal, John Hiatt, Gillian Welch, Ben Harper, Geoff Muldaur, Mark Selby, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Bruce Cockburn, Chris Smither, and Bill Morr Beck, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle and his son ...

  29. Los Straitjackets Draft Guests For New Set

    May 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sixpence None The Richer frontwoman Leigh Nash, Mavericks singer Raul Malo, and X's Exene Cervenka are those who will be dueting with quirky rock act Los Straitjackets on the group's next album. Sixpence None The Richer frontwoman Leigh Na ...

  30. Veterans Clean Up At 43rd Grammys'

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Perhaps it's a wave started by Carlos Santana, whose Arista comeback album "Supernatural" earned him a record tying eight Grammys last year. Indeed, while the music charts seem dominated by younger ta Perhaps it's a wave started ...