by Bruce Sylvester Hmm. It’s been a good year for Americana and roots music. Let’s look back on some worthy discs – some by big stars, some by barely known people. (There were so many strong albums that an article …
If the 2017 Americana Festival and Conference proves anything, it’s that anything and everything born of genuine roots can be classified as Americana.
Singer-songwriter-guitarist-producer Shelby Lynne has traversed a long country-folk-pop-swing-rock-and-roll road since her startling 1989 “Sunrise” debut. Here are the albums that changed her life.
Enigmatic and exceedingly private about her personal life, Shelby Lynne finally is cracking a door open and letting listeners in with her latest album, ‘Revelation Road.’
A tail-end look at Jim Bianco plus a bit of newcomers Aunt Martha
It’s hard to say what was the best moment at the tenth annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival last weekend in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park
Forced to choose between artistry and a contract, singer-songwriter Lynne opts to strike out on her own
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.