Music industry veteran Bill Bentley shares his enthusiasm for ten new releases, including music by Luther Dickinson and Sisters of the Strawberry Moon, Steve Earle & The Dukes, Kelly Hafner, Durand Jones and the Indications, Professor Longhair, Jimbo Mathus, Peter Rogan, Mavis Staples, Townes Van Zandt, and Yola.
Ten new reviews courtesy of music industry vet Bill Bentley! An Elvis Costello concert video, a book about The Replacements, plus new releases by Lake Street Dive, Willie Nelson, Bonnie Raitt, and more!
Anyone who was part of the musical explosion of the late 1970s must have felt like they'd stumbled onto the promised land. Recording contracts were plentiful, new stars were being anointed daily and, best yet, it looked like it would never end.