Jimmy LaFave

“It was really poignant sadness,” says Bryan Peterson, who served as LaFave’s keyboard player at the shows in Kansas and Oklahoma. “But at the same time, there was a sweetness to both of those concerts that I’ve never experienced, because you could just feel the love from everybody that was there.” — Dallas News, April 27, 2017

Slaid Cleaves

The celebrated songwriter spins stories with a novelist’s eye and a poet’s heart. Twenty years into his career, Slaid Cleaves‘ new collection Still Fighting the War spotlights an artist in peak form as he delivers vivid snapshots as wildly cinematic as they are carefully chiseled. Dress William Faulkner with faded jeans and a worn six-string for a good idea of what you’re in for.