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Shelby Lynne liberated with new album

The title of Shelby Lynne’s “Tears, Lies, and Alibis” signals the theme of her latest album: freshly lost love, the betrayal and confusion that precedes it, and the anger and loneliness that follows.

Backstage Pass: Chris Darrow – A brilliant disguise

In certain circles, the name Chris Darrow still carries a certain cachet. At least it does with Jimmy Page. It’s been said that the Led Zeppelin guitarist once remarked that Darrow’s late-’60s group Kaleidoscope, remembered mostly as “world beat” pioneers with an acid-country bent, was his “favorite band of all time.”