Proving to be anything but dire, Mark Knopfler releases Kill to Get Crimson a solo effort on the heels of 2006’s smash album All The Roadrunning with Emmylou Harris. With his signature acoustic swagger Knopfler is as good as he’s ever been. Be sure and check out “Punish the Monkey”. File under: Folk / Roots / Rock
- Eddie Vedder, ‘Into the Wild’ (Full CD)
- Ben Lee, ‘Ripe’ (Full CD)
- KT Tunstall, ‘Drastic Fantastic’ (Full CD)
- Elvis Costello, ‘My Aim Is True’ (Deluxe Edition) (Full CD 1)
- Elvis Costello, ‘My Aim Is True’ (Deluxe Edition) (Full CD 2)
Also Look For
BADFINGER, CARLA THOMAS, CAROLYN MARK, CHRIS KENNER, CLYDE MCPHATTER & THE DRIFTERS, DOYLE BRAMHALL, DRIFTERS, EMMYLOU HARRIS, JAMES BLUNT, JAMES LUTHER DICKINSON, JIM LAUDERDALE, KARL DENSON TRIO, KENNY “BABYFACE” EDMONDS, LARRY CORDLE & LONESOME STANDARD TIME, LEGENDARY SHACKSHAKERS, MARTIN STEPHENSON, MARY GAUTHIER, MERLE HAGGARD, MICHAEL HURLEY, MICHELLE SHOCKED, REBA MCENTIRE, SIMON & GARFUNKEL, STEVE EARLE, THE DONNAS, THE POLYPHONIC SPREE, TIM KREKEL, TWO DOLLAR PISTOLS and more. See our Release Calendar for more new releases like these.
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Stuff happening in and around Twangville.
- Check out Twangville reviews of Johnny Cash (Todd), Teddy Thompson (Chip) and Will Kimbrough (Mayer) and elsewhere check out a review of Kane, Welch & Kaplin [HickoryWind.org]
- Ray Randall posted his Americana Roots Review Vol. 53 featuring music by Joe Whyte, Duncan Earl Walters, Antsy McClain & The Trailer Park Troubadors, Sleeper Car and Bleu Edmondson. [AmericanaRoots.com]
- We’re looking for people who love music to help write reviews for Twangville. We especially need country and/or bluegrass reviewers as we’ve been receiving many requests in these categories as of late. Learn more about how you can contribute.
- Emugga.com is having a sweet contest. The winner will win a IPOD Video 30GB Black + Full Catalog of Palo Duro Artists + AmericanaRoots.com Shirt. While you’re signing up don’t forget a fella named “Tom”. [Emugga.com]
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