Tag: Emmylou Harris

Johnny Ace

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Johnny Ace, “Pledging My Love”

Johnny Ace was one of the biggest stars of the '50s until one fateful Christmas Day in Houston...

Goin' Country

Goin’ Country: Favorite Country Albums of 2013

            I recently sat with my friends Annie and Matt and described my year of listening to country...

Goin' Country, Music

Goin’ Country: Patty Griffin’s “Silver Bell” Finally Gets a Proper Release

Fans of Patty Griffin – and there are many – can tell you that the singer/songwriter’s story has had a missing chapter since the turn...

Bill Mallonee

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Bill Mallonee

Ken Shane interviews one of America's greatest songwriters...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Music Is You – A Tribute To John Denver

Too much is sometimes just too much....

Music, News

Phil Madeira Announces New Kickstarter Project

Get in on the funding of Phil Madeira's "P.M."...

Music, Popdose, Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Good golly, Ms. Dolly, rock our date night right into Preservation Hall. Have a ball....


Popdose 2011: Jeff Giles’ Favorite Albums of the Year

The Editor-in-Chief runs down some of his favorite music from the year that was...


A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Newport Folk Festival 2011

Ken Shane was back at the Newport Folk Festival this year -- but this time, he wasn't just there as a journalist....


Bob Dylan: The Poet At 70

Bob Dylan is 70 years old, and the Popdose Staff has pulled together a massive post to honor him. Here are 70 of our favorite Dylan songs,...


Death by Power Ballad, Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Nazareth, “Love Hurts”

When Scottish cock rockers Nazareth slowed things down to play "Love Hurts," the whole world slowed with them. Rob Smith pays tribute in...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 17

The Popdose Podcast returns with an interview with Gorman Bechard, the creative force behind Color me Obsessed: A Film About The...


Music, News

Live Music: 2011 Newport Folk Festival Lineup Announced

Last night, the lineup for the 2011 Newport Folk Festival was announced at a live event in Cambridge, MA....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Buddy Miller, “Buddy Miller’s Majestic Silver Strings”

Buddy Miller has assembled a veritable guitar army for his latest effort, and matched the pickers with a talented roster of singers doing...


Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Planes, Trains and Automobiles”

Before Zach Galifianakis was Between Two Ferns John Candy was "between two pillows." Kelly Stitzel explores the soundtrack to the...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Black Dub, “Black Dub”

Daniel Lanois is well known as a brilliant producer. His band Black Dub has released their debut album and Ken Shane thinks it's one of the...



New Music: Black Dub, “Surely”

Ken Shane would like to introduce you to the music of Black Dub, the new band project from Daniel Lanois, Trixie Whitley, and Brian Blade....


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: Emmylou Harris, the Great Harmonizer

Emmylou Harris burst on to the music world when the late Gram Parsons brought her into his band. Over the course of two albums and an...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Patty Griffin

To celebrate Tuesday's release of the new Patty Griffin album Downtown Church, Popdose looks back at the catalog of one of...


Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Wrecking Balls

When I conceived this post, I had actually planned to broaden the category to “Demolition” so I could include classics like...


Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Shawn Colvin

Popdose favorite Shawn Colvin has a new live album out -- and to celebrate, she spoke with ace reporter Jon Cummings....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Buddy and Julie Miller, “Written in Chalk”

It certainly wouldn’t be accurate to say that Buddy and Julie Miller have bad luck. After all, each of them has had wonderful career...


Meta, Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/31/08 — Everybody’s Doing Springsteen Except Bruce (But He Has a Mean Woody)

Badly Drawn Boy – Thunder Road from Uncut Magazine Bruce Springsteen Tribute Volume 1(2003) The Knack – Don’t Look Back...