Friday Feb 28
Daphne Lee Martin track-by-track: Before Huntsville show, Connecticut singer talks bar-napkin lyrics, Sam Cooke inspiration
Electronic tracery and aural-collage production coexists surprisingly well with live instruments and folk-like vocal melodies on Daphne Lee Martin's new album "Frost."
The ten best alt-country bands of all time
Alt-country is the stepchild of the traditional country scene. Born, arguably, when Gram Parsons plugged in his guitar and sang the finest ode to infidelity, "At the Dark End of the Street," or maybe when the Rolling Stones recorded "Dead Flowers," the sub-genre came to be characterized by its decidedly unvarnished, un-Nashville vibe.
Loraine Baker and Pete Wakefield aka - bakerfield'
After years of playing in bands such as Baker's fabulous boys, Loraine Baker and Pete Wakefield formed Bakerfield in 2010 and offer an eclectic mix of songs and stories as they take their audiences on a musical journey.