When I meet Nathan Salsburg, the solo guitarist and folk music archivist is sitting with his 6-week-old daughter, Talya. He’s calling over Zoom from his home in Louisville, Kentucky, where he lives with his wife and frequent collaborator, the songwriter Joan Shelley. Over his shoulder, I see a vivid green
ABBA have returned after decades of inactivity with a new album and a futuristic virtual London concert residency, both named Voyage.
The Swedish pop stars unveiled two new songs and confirmed the Nov. 5 release of Voyage, their first studio album since 1981’s The Visitors. You can
IT’S a cold day in the Colinton area of south-west Edinburgh when I arrive at the home of artist and playwright John Byrne, a longtime friend of the late Gerry Rafferty, widely regarded as Scotland’s greatest pop songwriter.
The Paisley Buddies enjoyed a career-spanning association with Byrne providing artwork for … Read more
A 21-year-old Tyler native was honored with a gold record for writing a song featured on John Legend’s 2020 album, “Bigger Love.”
“Conversations in the Dark” was written by Chance Peña and was later sent to singer-songwriter John Legend, who picked up the song, which became the lead single from
Joplin native singer-songwriter Cade Thompson hasn’t sat back on his laurels this past winter during the pandemic-induced downtime that had most performers worldwide twiddling their thumbs.
First, he released a well-received single “New Normal” — appropriately named for the times we live in — late last year. Next, he released
Consider Native Sons an autobiography told through other people’s words. Los Lobos designed this covers album as a tribute to their hometown of Los Angeles, selecting songs they believed would represent the soul of the city, taking pains to incorporate the different sounds and cultures that lie within its urban