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Throwback Horn-fed Rock ‘n’ Soul

It’s not surprising to find that this Norfolk, Virginia band has gigged for years before committing themselves to a first full-length album. Their passionate, throwback rock ‘n’ soul has clearly been honed for the stage and dance floor, and their combination of pop melodies, organ and horns brings...

Honky Tonk Heaven

Dale Watson and His Lone Stars  at  High Noon Saloon  on  July 1, 2015

You can call Austin-based ass-kicker Dale Watson a lot of things. Lazy isn’t one of them. I saw his bus early yesterday morning on my way into work, parked in a rare open slot in downtown Madison. The Lone Stars had pulled in earlier that morning from a gig in La Crosse, WI. Watson's normally...


Jason Isbell ~ "Something More Than Free", Craig Young, July 1, 2015

Jason Isbell - "Something More Than Free"

Bob Dylan - Only A Pawn In Their Game , Paul Wilner, July 2, 2015

Bob Dylan performs "Only A Pawn In Their Game" at March on Washington, Aug. 28, 1963

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell ~ "The Traveling Kind", Craig Young, June 16, 2015

Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell Play 'The Traveling Kind'

Dale Watson ~ "Texas Armadillo", Craig Young, June 23, 2015

Dale Watson - "Texas Armadillo"

Mustered Courage ~ "Miss My Ways" , Craig Young, June 2, 2015

Mustered Courage "Miss My Ways" (acoustic) // Gondola Session

Christopher Paul Stelling ~ "Dear Beast", Craig Young, June 1, 2015

Christopher Paul Stelling - "Dear Beast" (Live)

Matt Pond PA ~ "There Were Times", Craig Young, June 1, 2015

Matt Pond PA - There Were Times (Live on KEXP)

The Deslondes ~ 'Those Were (Could've Been) the Day', Craig Young, June 27, 2015

The Bluegrass Situation // THE DESLONDES, 'Those Were (Could've Been) the Day'

Dan Penn - Dark End of the Street , Paul Wilner, June 27, 2015

Dan Penn: "Dark End of the Street" - David Letterman

Martin Sexton ~ "Virginia", Craig Young, June 5, 2015

Folk Alley Sessions: Martin Sexton - "Virginia"