Tag Archives: Marty Stuart

Congrats To This Year’s American Music Award Nominees

Yesterday, the Americana Music Association announced its nominees for the 16th annual Honors & Awards Show. It might sound like a cliche but each category is packed with greatness. Sturgill Simpson notched the most nominations with three: Album of the … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Sept. 16-21 (The Legendary Shack Shifters/Continental Drifters edition)

If you couldn’t make it to Nashville for the Americana Music Festival, you can certainly find solace in the shows taking place here in L.A. this week. In fact, there is glut of great shows, plus a couple cool festivals … Continue reading

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What’s Old Is New: Van Morrison, Lou Reed and the Carter Families

The first Velvet Underground album I bought was an odd MGM repackaging of White Light/White Heat. It was cool, mysterious and a little bit frightening for a Midwestern teen. Loaded, however, was my second VU album and the one that … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 12-19 Edition (The Wainwright, Neuwirth, Stuart & Hoge Edition)

I didn’t want to skip another week so I am getting this roundup fast and easy. Mon. Oct. 13 Top Show(s): Will Hoge always seems to be an unappreciated singer/songwriter with a rough-hewn style. The Nashville native, who has a … Continue reading

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Go See Hear In L.A. Oct. 7-13 (The Biggest Week For Shows Of The Year edition)

Is there something magical about the date 10/10? Is it the most star-studded concert night of the year? What is making me feel this way? Well, John Fogerty will be at the Nokia Theatre in support of his all-star Wrote … Continue reading

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Connie’s Coming Back

In my inbox today was word from Sugar Hill Records that a new Connie Smith album is scheduled to come out Aug. 23rd. Entitled Long Line of Heartaches, it is her first record of new material since the late ’90s … Continue reading

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