This weekend brought some of the most acclaimed songwriters out to Rhode Island for the annual Newport Folk Festival. The likes of Courtney Barnett, The National, Valerie June, and The
Celebrities often use their time and money to pursue various creative endeavors that branch off from what they are known for. This usually results in a self-indulgent romp that ends
The Muscle Shoals documentary has been out for months now. But if you haven’t seen it yet, consider this a strong recommendation — especially if you live in the south.
The 25th anniversary CD also features a number of alternate takes and demos, as well as an audio interview with Simon, that give further insight to the creative process behind Graceland, but the real accomplishment of the re-release is to remind everyone why they still care about this album all these years later. And if you don’t care, I challenge you to listen to it and still feel that way.
We’ve put together a list of 10 rockers that need to write memoirs.