Tag Archives: folk rock

Steve Ashley – Nights of Fire and Wine

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In 1974, Steve Ashley released what remains one of the key albums in the entire history of English Folk Rock, Stroll On.  Forty years on, as the notoriously unhurried singer-songwriter contemplates his next album, his eighth, he is also celebrating …

Dan Peek moves on without America

As the band America crisscrosses the United States in celebration of its 40th anniversary, one-third of that original trio — Dan Peek — remains a semi-retired musician.

Go Inside Dylan?s ?Jesus Years?

In 2008, a documentary titled “Inside Bob Dylan’s Jesus Years: Busy Being Born … Again!” examined the folk-rock legend’s conversion to Christianity and the music that resulted from it.
A fascinating account of perhaps the most controversial era of Dylan’s hallowed career, “… Jesus Years” was produced and directed by Joel Gilbert.