New Life for the Basement Tapes: A Modern American Epic

The story of the Basement Tapes – those songs recorded in 1967 at a house known as Big Pink in West Saugerties, NY, by Bob Dylan and The Band – is a quintessential American-music story, with all the appropriate elements of a classical epic: a beginning in medias res; the telling and retelling of...

Sturgill Simpson: "Turtles All the Way Down" on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

Last night, Sturgill Simpson performed his trad-country, psychedelic-tinged song about chemical enlightenment. As always, the man and his fantastic band, nailed it. With appearances on David Letterman and Conan, it's becomes a of late night talk show gauntlet by the reluctant savior of country...

Dave Ray's Legacy

I confess that my first thought upon hearing of this collection was: "A three-CD 'legacy' release of 'rare and unreleassed recordings' from Dave Ray? I've never even heard of the guy." But it turns out that I was in fact well-acquainted with his music, though not with his first name. Instead, I...

Videos

Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years ~ "Texas Flood", Craig Young, October 7, 2014

Austin City Limits Celebrates 40 Years: "Texas Flood"

Dawes ~ "Bear Witness", Craig Young, October 8, 2014

Dawes - Bear Witness - CARDINAL SESSIONS

Richard Thompson ~ "Tear Stained Letter", Craig Young, October 8, 2014

Richard Thompson- Front And Center - "Tear Stained Letter" Live Video

Bela Fleck, Abigail Washburn & Foy Vance ~ "I'm On Fire", Craig Young, October 8, 2014

Bela Fleck / Abigail Washburn / Foy Vance - "I'm On Fire" (eTown webisode #678)

Warren Zevon ~ "Werewolves Of London", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

Warren Zevon - Werewolves Of London - Live in Passaic NJ, 1982 (HD)

Drive By Truckers ~ "Drag The Lake Charlie", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

Drive By Truckers "Drag The Lake Charlie" at Sundown in the City

Eddie Spaghetti ~ "Sleepy Vampire", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

Eddie Spaghetti - Sleepy Vampire

JJ Cale ~ "Devil In Disguise", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

JJ Cale - devil in disguise - studio live

Shawn Mullins ~ "The Ghost Of Johnny Cash", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

Shawn Mullins - The Ghost Of Johnny Cash (Live in the Bing Lounge)

Bobby Bare Jr. ~ "Rock & Roll Halloween", Craig Young, October 31, 2014

Bobby Bare Jr. - Rock & Roll Halloween (Live on KEXP)