Posts Tagged ‘americana’
Left Arm Tan’s latest album was inspired by a phone booth ringing in the middle of a desert.

Left Arm Tan: Smart Country

This Fort Worth quintet stretches traditional boundaries musically, lyrically.
Left Arm Tan is a country-and-Western band, although its adventurous members sometimes defy that categorization. There’s plenty of heartbreak to go around on Lorene, the fourth album in six years by this Fort Worth-based quin...

Angilee Wilkerson’s “Posey’s Allusion”


Fort Worth Weekly
ART7 Crockett Community Gallery’s current exhibit is entitled Americana, but that’s somewhat misleading, since this juried show consists solely of artists from Texas and the adjoining states. The paintings, photographs, and...

adler hearne

Adler & Hearne Gig On Friday

Jeff Prince
  Adler & Hearne, an Americana band with Fort Worth roots, is wrapping up a tour of the West Coast and swinging through the Metroplex on their way back to their current home in East Texas. Lynn Adler and Lindy Hearne, ...

Fort Worth, P.A.

First off, there are a helluva lot worse places to live than Fort Worth. Ever hear of a little ol’ ville called Youngstown, Ohio? How about Flint, Michigan? Scranton, P.A., anyone? Or any other city where even the roses a...

Rooting for Roots

In a new book about Americana, the vitriol tries to dilute the poignant insights.
What an odd book — fascinating at times yet frustrating in its lack of organization and purpose.

Chris Knight

Listen Up
Music that listeners are supposed to take seriously often comes from obscure artists who write dark songs. While Chris Knight is critically praised, the general public wouldn’t know him from, say, Gary Nicholson.