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John Prine – Station Inn, Nashville 2016


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John Prine at The Station Inn –

Americana Music Festival Conference


This was on the Thursday night at Nashville’s AmericanaFest where attractive shows were calling out everywhere.

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My Americana Music Festival and Conference 2016


The Accidentals

Nashville Tennessee 27 September 2016

It has been another incredible few days.

The Americana Music Conference Festival and Conference (aka AmericanaFest) this year has been crammed with so many highlights that will resonate with me for years to come. Continue reading

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Celebrates 50 Years


The rousing finale at The Ryman


Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to Release ‘Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Friends’ – Circlin’ Back: Celebrating 50 Years

CD and CD/DVD combo recorded live at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium

Some of us were fortunate enough to witness this event.

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John Prine For Better or Worse

John Prine To Release Duets Album

For Better, Or Worse

On September 30 2016 Oh Boy Records will release the great John Prine’s latest – For Better, Or Worse.

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Americanafest 2016 – 2nd Round of Performers

Americana Music Association Announces
Second Round of 17th Annual AmericanaFest Performers

Amanda Shires, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry,
Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers, Dori Freeman, Howe Gelb, Jack Ingram
John Fullbright, John Prine, Kaia Kater, Motel Mirrors,
My Bubba, Sean Watkins, Shawn Colvin & Steve Earle,
The Cordovas, The O’Connor Band featuring Mark O’Connor

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John Prine – Free Album Download

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John Prine: Live from Asheville ‘ 86

Free Download via Noisetrade

Are you a John Prine fan?

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Sam Phillips – The Man Who Invented Rock ‘n’ Roll – A Review

Yep Roc Releases

Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock N Roll

Collection Curated By Peter Guralnick

How good is this!

Fifty five songs.  Over 140 minutes of play time.  Featuring Elvis Presley, Howlin’ Wolf, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, B.B. King, John Prine, Charlie Rich, Roy Orbison,, Sleepy John Estes, Jerry Lee Lewis, Junior Parker and more.  Plus, forty eight pages of liner notes from acclaimed author Peter Guralnick. Continue reading