Video: Steve Earle & The Dukes – “Goodbye Michelangelo” From So You Wannabe an Outlaw, out now on Warner Bros. A tribute to Earle’s mentor, Guy Clark, who died last year. I’m bound to follow you some day You have always shown the way So we knew where we had to go Goodbye Michelangelo I … Continue reading New Steve Earle video: Goodbye Michelangelo
MP3: Steve Earle – “To Live Is to Fly” (Townes Van Zandt cover) from Townes, out May 12 on New West. Here’s a live version of Townes singing it himself: Steve Earle: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki Townes Van Zandt: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki
A fine slice of Americana that wistfully refrains that old-school country found on pre-transistor radios tuned in to the AM drift of weekly Grand Ole Opry broadcasts.
Elsewhere in America, conservative coffers spill over with $2,000 checks, while on the Tell the Truth Tour, Johnny Loftus finds a ragtag group of rockers, activists, and supporters cheering their well-meaning, yet possibly meaningless heroism.
Tell Us the Truth – a tour featuring Steve Earle, Mike Mills, Billy Bragg, to call for real media reform.
Steve Earle on Woody Guthrie from the Nation.
Steve Earle’s thoughtful, direct response to criticism over “John Walker Blues” exposes his critics who called him un-American as the reactionary dopes they are.