Monthly Archives: January 2006

Dirty Kings: Electric Dirt

The Dirty Kings play gritty, southern swamp rock (even though they’re based in L.A.) Their music is fun, high-energy and has some surprises in it: sharp playing and knowing lyrics written with raised eyebrows. They’re a great rock band, playing … Continue reading


Rodney Crowell: The Outsider

Rodney Crowell’s "The Outsider" has been nominated for two Grammy Awards and deservedly so. After 9/11, Crowell decided it was time to write from the heart – like never before. The result is a CD that’s as political as it … Continue reading