One of the best cds I have heard in recent months is actually a cd/dvd combo. It is a live film of the NGDB celebrating their fiftieth anniversary with Jackson Browne, John Prine, Jerry Jeff Walker, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Vince Gill, Sam Bush, Byron House, Jerry Douglas, and Jimmy Ibbotson. Roots music heaven! Click on the Listening Room for more...
One of the great things about writing about artists and music is that every now and then I get to interview an artist who is part of my sound track... that playlist in my head. Jeff Hanna of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is one of those artists. I found him to be very approachable and we talked for nearly an hour and half. Check it out in Just Sayin'...
J.M. McSpadden III is a writer and a roots music enthusiast who believes that every life needs to find its own soundtrack, and every road trip is an opportunity to full tilt boogie. Let's face it, people, a car ain't nothin' but a stereo on wheels.