John Prine in September 1978
Aug08

John Prine in September 1978

  John Prine Wide Release Live Album ‘SEPTEMBER 78’   In 1978, singer-songwriter John Prine returned home to Chicago for a concert appearance at the famed Park West club. The show was captured and a very limited edition album September 78 was released on 180 gram, 12-inch, orange vinyl only, initially released for Record Store Day on April 18, 2015. Now Oh Boy Records has announced that this recording will have...

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Darden Smith, The Infamous Stringdusters and John Prine/Iris Dement – Neo Video
May06

Darden Smith, The Infamous Stringdusters and John Prine/Iris Dement – Neo Video

  Watch new music videos from Darden Smith, The Infamous Stringdusters and the great John Prine. Darden Smith is a singer-songwriter based in Austin with a thirty-year career and fifteen well-regarded albums. His latest album Everything features musicians Roscoe Beck (bass), JJ Johnson (drums), Charlie Sexton (guitars), Michael Ramos (keyboards) and David Mansfield (mandolin, pedal steel and strings), with vocal help from James...

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John Prine’s Beyond Words
Apr05

John Prine’s Beyond Words

        Legendary Singer/Songwriter John Prine To Release Songbook ‘John Prine Beyond Words’ – favorites songs – photographs – stories       John Prine is one of the most regarded story tellers of his generation.  Around twenty albums released since his 1971 debut.  His songs have been covered by Johnny Cash, John Denver, John Mellencamp, Bette Midler, Bonnie Raitt,...

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Best Live Shows 2016
Dec21

Best Live Shows 2016

  By Rob Dickens If I was to include every single set which involved at least one song, I have borne witness to way over two hundred performances during the year.  Accordingly, to distill into my top twenty is not that easy! As I look in the rear vision mirror, the year had a number of major influences. Firstly, some magnificent overseas tourists wowed Australia early on.  Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings...

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John Prine – For Better or Worse
Dec14

John Prine – For Better or Worse

Originally published on AddictedToNoise.com.au   By Rob Dickens   It’s been a year of some moment for John Prine. The Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter turned seventy and, to celebrate, played a sold-out, two-night engagement at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium with a slew of special guests.  Just two weeks before he treated fans (including yours truly) to a special show at another famous Nashville venue –...

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