June 15, 2018

STEVE EARLE: 30TH ANNIVERSARY COPPERHEAD RD

Three time Grammy Award recipient and 11 time Grammy nominee, Steve  Earle is a cornerstone artist of Americana music.  One of the most acclaimed singer-songwriters of his generation, Steve Earle has released over twenty albums!  This year, in honour of the 30th anniversary of his landmark album “Copperhead Road”: Steve Earl & The Dukes have set out on tour, for what promises to be an unforgettable re-visiting & celebration of one of Earle’s finest works!   Earle’s songs have been recorded by such music legends as Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, Carl Perkins, Waylon Jennings, Vince Gill and Joan Baez.  He has created such classics as “My Old Friend The Blues”, “Guitar Town,” “ Devil’s Right Hand”, “Billy Austin”, Someday”, “I Ain’t Ever Satisfied” and “Tennessee Blues.”

During  his  four-decade  career,  Earle  has  also  become  a novelist,  a film, TV and stage actor, a playwright, a short story author, a record producer and a radio host.  He is a longtime activist whose causes have included the abolition of the death penalty and the removal of the confederate flag.  Always  musically  adventurous,  Steve  Earle has  crafted  folk,  blues,  rock,  country, rockabilly and bluegrass recordings.  His diverse collaborators on disc have included such notables as The Pogues, Lucinda Williams, Patti Smith, The Indigo Girls, Chris Hillman, Sheryl Crow and Shawn Colvin.

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