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Earle launches record tour

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 – Steve Earle will launch a six-date record store tour next week to celebrate the releases in late March of "GUY," his tribute to Guy Clark.

Earle kicks off the tour on Monday, March 4 at Amoeba Records in Los Angeles where he will perform songs from "GUY," sign autographs, and the album will also be available for purchase before its release date. He will also appear at the SXSW Music Festival in Austin and The Luck Reunion held at Willie Nelson's Texas ranch on Thursday, March 14 alongside Nelson, Mavis Staples, and more. Earle will appear at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on April 27 with The Dukes.

Tour dates are:
Feb. 26 - Chicago, IL City Winery
Feb. 28 - Albany, NY The Egg
March 1 - Rockport, MA Shalin Liu Performance Center
March 2nd - Ithaca, NY Hangar Theatre
March 4 - Los Angeles, CA Amoeba Records @ 6pm *
March 6 - Portland, OR Music Millennium @ 6pm *
March 7 - Seattle, WA Easy Street Records @ 7pm *
March 8 - Denver, CO Twist & Shout Records @ 7pm *
March 11 - Dallas, TX Good Records @6pm *
March 12 - Houston, TX Cactus Music @5:30pm *
March 11th-17 - Austin, TX SXSW Music Festival
March 14 - Luck, TX Luck Reunion
April 27 - New Orleans, LA New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
June 29 - Owensboro, KY Romp Festival **with the Dukes
July 18 - Bala, ONT Kee To Bala ** with the Dukes
July 19 - Kemptville, Canada Kemptville Live Music Festival
Sept. 3 - 6 - Big Indian, NY (Steve Earle's Camp Copperhead)
* Record Store Performance & Autograph Signing

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GUY CD review - GUY
A decade after recording his tribute to Townes Van Zandt, Steve Earle has released an album of Guy Clark covers. It includes, perhaps, Clark's best-known songs, "L.A. Freeway" and "Desperados Waiting For A Train," as well as a slew of songs not known quite so well. Most significantly, it's an album that showcases the breadth of Clark's work. Clark was a songwriter's songwriter, something many of the best Americana songwriters - including Earle - know well. »»»
So You Wanna Be An Outlaw CD review - So You Wanna Be An Outlaw
If Steve Earle had never done another album after "Guitar Town" and "Copperhead Road," he'd still have cemented his place in the musical firmament for skillfully creating a ragged and beautiful tapestry from the stray threads of rootsy rock and authentic country. And that may well be why his catalog over the past three decades has been so compelling and satisfying; he has consistently proven that he has nothing to prove. "So You Wannabe an Outlaw" is the latest »»»
Terraplane CD review - Terraplane
In the Instagram era where people use apps to turn digital snapshots into sepia-toned portraits, Steve Earle's 16th studio release finds its place with an old-school sound. It's a Polaroid of rural country, blues and bluegrass frozen in time. But instead of outdated, it plays on the nostalgia of its modern audience. Named for the 1930s Hudson muscle car model, "Terraplane," the cover is a cacophony of vintage graphics hinting to the fun times that lie beneath. »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Lil Smokies provide the perfect antidote – On a night when the world to be falling further apart thanks to coronavirus (this would be the night the NBA postponed the season), there stood The Lil Smokies to at least in some small measure save the day. The quintet is part of a generation of musicians with bluegrass as the basis, but not totally the sum of the music either.... »»»
Concert Review: White makes the case for himself, no matter how dark the music – John Paul White opined with a glint in his eyes that his songs were not of the uplifting variety. In fact, they were downright dark. How else to explain "The Long Way" with the line "long way home back to you." Or "James," a song inspired by his grandfather who suffered from dementia. But lest you think that the Alabama... »»»
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