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Music, All Shook Down New Kid in Town: Rockabilly Artist Justin Townes Earle Moves From Nashville to Northern California

New Kid in Town: Rockabilly Artist Justin Townes Earle Moves From Nashville to Northern California

For good reason, Justin Townes Earle has had one thing on his mind lately: family. At 33-years-old, the folk-rock son of alt-country renegade Steve Earle has been seriously considering his musical legacy (as evidenced by his two autobiographical companion…
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Music, Hardly Strictly Surprises That Won't Be in the Park

Hardly Strictly Surprises That Won't Be in the Park

As Bush-era Secretary of Defense and aspiring Zen poet Donald Rumsfeld once said, there are known unknowns and unknown unknowns. That is, there are things we know we don't know, and things we don't know we don't know. This bit…
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Music, Hear This Justin Townes Earle: Show Preview

Justin Townes Earle: Show Preview

When you're a son or daughter of someone famous, you're often expected to live up to a parent's achievements. For Justin Townes Earle, son of country maverick Steve (and named for folk icon Townes Van Zandt), that's not a big…
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Music, All Shook Down Sunday at Hardly Strictly: Gomez, Justin Townes Earle, and Bela Fleck Help Fuel the Good Vibes

Sunday at Hardly Strictly: Gomez, Justin Townes Earle, and Bela Fleck Help Fuel the Good Vibes

Gomez Justin Townes Earle Zakir Hussein, Bela Fleck, and Edgar Meyer Devil Makes Three The Swanson Family Band October 2, 2010 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Better than: Smuggling vodka into Outside Lands. "This is so much better than Outside Lands!"…
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Calendar, Night&Day Earle-y to Rise

Earle-y to Rise

Needing to prove himself simply on account of being Steve Earle’s son, Justin Townes Earle did just that with his old-soul sparker of a debut album, The Good Life. He bypassed his father’s rebel streak with nary a glance over…
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Music, All Shook Down Listomania: Top Americana Picks For 2009

Listomania: Top Americana Picks For 2009

We spent 2009 sorting through piles of folk and Americana releases, revising this list in our heads till the bitter end and failing repeatedly to understand the hype behind the Avett Brothers in the process. While a year of…
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Calendar, Night&Day Justin Time

Justin Time

One of the most poignant scenes in The Godfather Part II is brothers Michael and Fredo Corleone drinking at an outdoor Cuban cafe. Fredo wistfully confides to Michael that he wishes he'd followed a life path closer to his and…
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