Steve Earle takes Exit O back to Vancouver and delivers another hell-raisin’ good time

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, NOV. 27, 1987 By Steve Newton Whenever Steve Earle hits town, you're pretty well guaranteed a hellraisin' good time. It happened at his Vancouver debut last May at the 86 Street Music Hall, and then again last Thursday (November 19) when he and his rip-snortin' band the Dukes returned … Continue reading Steve Earle takes Exit O back to Vancouver and delivers another hell-raisin’ good time

Old Crow Medicine Show pays respect to moonshine and Peanuts on Remedy

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON STRAIGHT.COM, SEPT. 24, 2014 By Steve Newton There's a plethora of fine tunes on the latest Old Crow Medicine Show album, Remedy, but one that really jumps out at you is the freewheelin’ bluegrass number “8 Dogs 8 Banjos”. According to the string band’s singer and main songwriter, Ketch Secor—who also handles fiddle, … Continue reading Old Crow Medicine Show pays respect to moonshine and Peanuts on Remedy