Stream John Prine’s New Album ‘The Tree of Forgiveness,’ His First in 13 Years (New Music Friday)

Stream John Prine’s New Album ‘The Tree of Forgiveness,’ His First in 13 Years (New Music Friday)

As far as country/folk singers are concerned, John Prine remains one of the most highly regarded — so it’s cause for celebration when he releases a new record. Today, Prine adds to his legacy of rich music with The Tree of Forgiveness, his first album of new material since 2005’s Grammy-winning Fair & Square. Produced […]

New Nashville-Inspired Solo LP from Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach to Feature Duane Eddy, Mark Knopfler, More

New Nashville-Inspired Solo LP from Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach to Feature Duane Eddy, Mark Knopfler, More

Dan Auerbach, guitar/vocals component of the Black Keys, will be donning the ‘solo artist’ hat one more time with a new album due in spring 2017. The follow-up to his 2009 album Keep It Hid, this new collection of songs finds Auerbach working alongside some all-time greats: Mark Knopfler, Duane Eddy, Gene Christman and Bobby […]

Rock and Roll on the High Seas

Rock and Roll on the High Seas

Even if you haven’t taken a cruise personally, you probably know someone who does so regularly, because it has become so much more popular in recent years. But I took my first cruise as a shipboard stage manager over 30 years ago, when only about 1% of Americans had ever tried one. On my first […]