The Lomax Blues

At his death in 2002, Alan Lomax’s mark on American popular culture was reviewed with justifiable awe. Folk music curator at the Library of Congress from 1936 to 1950 his recording expeditions, mainly across the Southern states, documented the idiomatic music of a rapidly vanishing rural America....

Grace Petrie - Whatever's Left

I wrote about Petrie's previous album a scant two months ago, but she went ahead and released her latest, Whatever's Left, the day before my review went up. (What a scamp.) So she made it back into the rotation. Really the only thing that's changed since last time is my increased appreciation for...

Videos

Elephant Revival ~ "Birds and Stars", Craig Young, August 1, 2015

Elephant Revival - 'Birds and Stars' ::: Second Story Garage

Delta Rae - "Bottom Of The River", Hubertus Kästlen, August 29, 2015

Delta Rae - Bottom Of The River - CARDINAL SESSIONS (Haldern Pop Special)

Tedeschi Trucks Band ~ "The Letter", Craig Young, August 20, 2015

Tedeschi Trucks Band performs "The Letter" at Gathering of the Vibes 2015

The Black Lillies ~ "Mercy", Craig Young, August 24, 2015

'Mercy' - The Black Lillies - From The Extended Play Sessions

Richard Thompson ~ "All Buttoned Up", Craig Young, July 29, 2015

Richard Thompson - "All Buttoned Up" (Live at WFUV)

Graveyard Shift/Nashville Cats, Mando Lines, August 8, 2015

Steve Earle & Del McCoury Band : Graveyard Shift / Nashville Cats

Alejandro Escovedo ~ "Wave", Craig Young, August 4, 2015

909 in Studio : Alejandro Escovedo - 'Wave' | The Bridge

Albatross with ChessBoxer ~ "Game Of Love", Craig Young, July 27, 2015

Albatross with ChessBoxer- "Game Of Love"

Caroline Rose - "NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert", Amos Perrine, August 24, 2015

Caroline Rose: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

The Sam Chase - "I Sold My Soul To The City" (Live in San Francisco, CA) , Hubertus Kästlen, August 25, 2015

THE SAM CHASE- "I Sold My Soul to the City" (Live in San Francisco, CA) #JAMINTHEVAN