What It IsDualtone Music #ad - Hayes carll- What It Is. On what it is, the houston, TX troubadour Hayes Carll is leaving the past behind. The more engaged I am the more meaning it all has. I want to dig in so this life doesn’t just pass me by. I want that to be reflected in the work, ” Carll says. The new album covers a broad range of topics both timely and constant; the desire to bridge the country’s political divide, the ups and downs of relationships, and the challenge to stay present in your life as it goes by.
What it is continues the artistic risk-taking initiated by 2016’s Lovers and Leavers; his voice is strong and assured, and his songwriting as truthful as ever.
Lovers and LeaversHwy 87 Records #ad - A texas native, his style of roots-oriented songwriting has been noted for its plain-spoken poetry and sarcastic humor. Sonically, he has stripped away some of the country sounds that marked his previous records, thus highlighting his well-worn voice and placing his straightforward and heartfelt lyrics at the center.
He was nominated for a 2016 grammy award for best country song, and American Songwriter awarded him with Song of the Year for Another Like You in 2011, the same year he was nominated for Artist of the Year at the Americana Awards. Now hayes is returning with a powerful and raw set of songs produced by Joe Henry entitled Lovers and Leavers.
Lovers and Leavers #ad - The record marks a new chapter for hayes - he has gone through much personal change in the 5 years since his last release, and he mines the depths of these experiences on this record. Hayes carll is at the forefront of a generation of American singer/songwriters. Hayes carll- What It Is.
Trouble In MindLost Highway 3867822 #ad - He is a texan country troubadour type with a refreshing energy in his thick southern drawl and twang style. He is a younger version of Buddy Miller. Hayes carll is one of the best of a new breed of Texas singer/songwriters. His music is Americana roots. Hayes carll- What It Is. He sounds like steve Earle and his melodies are like John Prine.
Hayes has cut his teeth working the same coffee houses, Steve Earle, honky-tonks and bars that have spawned the likes of Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt, and Lyle Lovett . Shrink-wrapped. Hayes carll is a texas singer, songwriter, poet and guitarist who puts his own folk twist to the regular old rockin' Texas folk country.
KMAG YOYO & other American storiesLost Highway 15696471 #ad - Instead, he's been on the road nearly nonstop with his band, The Poor Choices blasting through honky tonks and rock clubs across the U. S. Shrink-wrapped. 2011 release from the Texas-based singer/songwriter. Hayes carll hasn't been resting on his laurels since topping critics polls and winning awards for his 2008 album, Trouble in Mind.
Along the way, he's been inspired to write a crop of new tunes that the acclaimed songwriter says are a layman's take on our country a snapshot of America in some small way. And beyond. The album's title, kmag YOYO, is pronounced kay-mag, yo-yo. It is a military acronym that stands for Kiss My Ass Guys, You're On Your Own Hayes carll- What It Is.
Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3Aimless Records B07LDNGMGT #ad - If snider is anything, and he reminds us of that on Cash Cabin Sessions, he is a true artist, Vol. Todd snider- cash Cabin Sessions, Vol 3. Cash cabin Sessions, Vol. Snider wrote the set of songs and played all the instruments on the record, displaying his growth as a musician and vocalist. After spending the last six years making rock albums, Todd Snider is going back to folk.
3. At a point in time when the world has never been more complicated and confusing, with people getting louder and louder, quieter form of expression; and it might be what the world is waiting to hear; a man, Snider did a 180, went back to his roots as a folksinger, to a simpler, his guitar, and the truth.
Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3 #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Of the five songs on which Snider serves up his humorous brand of socio-political commentary, three are performed in the talking blues style. He even had his friends, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, contribute backing vocals on a few of the tracks. 3 was recorded at Cash Cabin in Hendersonville, TN.
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Western StarsColumbia #ad - The musical arrangements include strings, horns, pedal steel and contributions from more than 20 other players including Jon Brion who plays celeste, Charlie Giordano, and farfisa, as well as guest appearances by David Sancious, Moog, and Soozie Tyrell. This record is a return to my solo recordings featuring character driven songs and sweeping, cinematic orchestral arrangements, " says Springsteen.
Patti scialfa provides vocals and contributes vocal arrangements on four tracks. Hayes carll- What It Is. Shrink-wrapped. It's a jewel box of a record. The 13 tracks on western stars encompass a sweeping range of American themes, of highways and desert spaces, of isolation and community and the permanence of home and hope.
Western Stars #ad - Bruce springsteen's recording career spans over 40 years, beginning with 1973's Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ. He has garnered 20 grammys, won an oscar and a tony, been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, received a Kennedy Center Honor, and was MusiCares' 2013 Person of the Year. This collection of songs takes his music to a new place, drawing inspiration in part from the Southern California pop records of the late '60s and early '70s.
Shrink-wrapped. The album was recorded primarily at Springsteen's home studio in New Jersey, with additional recording in California and New York.
Metamodern Sounds In Country MusicHigh Top Mountain Records 28935667 #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Compared to waylon jennings and Merle Haggard, Simpson explores a more progressive side of outlaw country in his wholly unique and captivating second album. The album title - an allusion to ray charles groundbreaking 1962 record, Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music - hints at the psychedelic sounds found within.
Todd snider- cash Cabin Sessions, Vol 3. Sturgill simpson- Metamodern Sounds In Country Music. Hayes carll- What It Is. Shrink-wrapped. Metamodern sounds in country Music is the follow-up to Sturgill Simpson's critically acclaimed debut, High Top Mountain.
PurgatoryHICKMAN HOLLER RECORDS #ad - Sturgill simpson- Metamodern Sounds In Country Music. Todd snider- cash Cabin Sessions, Vol 3. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Like many great southern storytellers, singer-songwriter Tyler Childers has fallen in love with a place. Shrink-wrapped. The people, kentucky, purgatory, populate the 10 songs in his formidable debut, landmarks and legendary moments from his childhood home of Lawrence County, an album that's simultaneously modern and as ancient as the Appalachian Mountains in which events unfold.
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Ride Me Back HomeSMG #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Hayes carll- What It Is. Todd snider- cash Cabin Sessions, Vol 3. Shrink-wrapped. The result is a magical collection of tunes with emphasis on the lyric. Ride me back home is another incredible addition to Willie Nelson's legendary catalog that finds him working once again with producer Buddy Cannon.
Backed by an amazing band of nashville gunslingers, Ride Me Back Home finds Willie Nelson making some of the most inspired work of his career. Shrink-wrapped. Sturgill simpson- Metamodern Sounds In Country Music. Shrink-wrapped. Nelson and cannon co-wrote a handful of songs but also call on their favorite songsmiths…great writers with great stories to tell: Sonny Throckmorton, Mac Davis, Guy Clark, Buzz Rabin.
Ride Me Back Home #ad - Ride me back home sits beside 2017's god's problem child and 2018's Last Man Standing as a trilogy of superior songcraft exploring ideas of mortality with wisdom, empathy and a winking love of life.
GUYNew West Records B07MBHR49M #ad - Sturgill simpson- Metamodern Sounds In Country Music. Back then if you wanted to be where the best songwriters were you had to be in there. Guy is a saga of friendship, its ups and downs, what endures. But in the end guy leads the listener back to its beginning, namely Guy Clark, which is what any good 'tribute' should do.
Shrink-wrapped. In the fall of 2018, steve and the dukes went into House Of Blues studio in Nashville and recorded GUY in six days. Steve earle was nineteen and had just hitchhiked from San Antonio to Nashville in 1974. Steve earle- GUY. Guy clark had moved to Nashville and if you were from Texas, Guy Clark was king.
GUY #ad - I wanted it to sound live. When you've got a catalog like Guy's and you're only doing sixteen tracks, you know each one is going to be strong. Earle and his current, perhaps best-ever Dukes lineup, take on these songs with a spirit of reverent glee and invention. Hayes carll- What It Is. Flash forward more than forty years.