New Muscle Shoals Trailer; Chris Young to Receive CMA Triple Play Award; Blue Sky Riders to Release Debut 1/29
Juli Thanki | January 18th, 2013
Watch the trailer for Muscle Shoals, a new documentary from director Greg “Freddy” Camalier. (warning: autoplay)
Here’s another gem from UNC’s Southern Folklife Collection: Maybelle Carter talking about the autoharp with Archie Green and A. Doyle Moore and playing a bit in a recording made at Earl Scruggs’ house in 1962.
Kris Kristofferson talks about his new record, Feeling Mortal, in Rolling Stone.
Chris Young will receive the CMA Triple Play Award, which goes to songwriters who have written three No. 1 hits within a twelve month period.
Terry Allen talks about his new record, Bottom of the World, with Jim Caligiuri of the Austin Chronicle.
Rascal Flatts postponed this weekend’s shows due to illness.
The documentary Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation was featured in The New York Times.
Peter Cooper wrote about another music documentary, Troubadour Blues, for the Tennessean.
Juli Thanki is the editor of Engine 145 and a freelance writer whose work has appeared in the Washington Post, Bluegrass Unlimited, and M Music & Musicians Magazine. In 2011 she received the International Bluegrass Music Association Print Media Person of the Year award.