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We open this week’s show with Lorde, who became a pop superstar at 16 on the strength of
In 1993, when the world was enthralled with the new sound of grunge rock emanating from the Pacific north-west, Nanci Griffith quietly released a collection of cover songs intended to guide listeners to a network of singer-songwriters who were carrying the torch of American music.
Today, Other Voices, Other
Tom T. Hall, a Country Music Hall of Fame artist who wrote unassuming songs with distinct depth, died Friday at age 85.
Hall died at his home in Franklin, Tennessee, according to his son, Dean Hall.
A consummate country songwriter who captured life’s intimate details with lighthearted songs such as