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PURSUING HER PASSION

Country music doesn’t have an abundance of black artists, admits Miko Marks, but she says “it’s not as rare as one might think.” “There are people [click here to continue]

August 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

THERE COMES A TIME

About three more days in the studio is what singer-violinist Elana James says she and her Hot Club of Cowtown bandmates would have needed to complete an album [click here to continue]

October 10, 2019 // 0 Comments

Q&A: PATRICK KRIEF

Plenty of songs feature a protagonist literally or figuratively crying in his or her beer. However, that doesn’t automatically mean being in that state of [click here to continue]

June 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

ENJOYING THE RIDE

As “the only Jersey girl, the only Northeasterner” in The Stubborn Lovers, bassist-songwriter Jenny Taylor needed to provide a lot of context to her [click here to continue]

September 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

COUNTRY CONFIDENCE

Eric Clapton had Brownie and Blackie. Willie Nelson still plays Trigger. And of course, B.B. King spent the majority of his career accompanied by Lucille. Add [click here to continue]

January 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY

There’s always been a desolate, desert quality to his music, says Son of the Velvet Rat singer Georg Altziebler — even before he and Heike Binder, his wife [click here to continue]

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments