Nashville inspired Willie Nelson—to leave.
That’s what country music is, and that’s why it plays in Peoria.
Building a classical, rock, country, and jazz library on a budget.
Requiem for a musical heavyweight, the hard-singing, hard-living girl from Port Arthur.
In Lubbock Buddy Holly was just a skinny kid with glasses, but to rock-and-roll fans he was—and is—a whole lot more.
Waylon Jennings in the dark corners of stardom’s light.
What is it like to miss the sexual revolution (and some others) by a mere handful of years?
Doug Sahm's music is his own, but what luck that he plays it for everybody.
The Grapevine-raised singer was a star from the word go; her 2002 debut album of jazz-pop balladry, Come Away With Me, sold in excess of 20 million copies. Yet rather than spend the rest of her career repeating the formula, Jones has grown into a curious musical adventurer.
Willie Nelson, Beck, Lisa Loeb, Swing Separated at Beck: Some of you may have caught Willie Nelson’s appearance last week on “The Tonight Show” where he held the stage with one of LA’s most original artists, Beck. There’s an interesting story behind that collaboration and behind that whole…