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  • Watch Tweedy's New Video For "Low Key," Directed By Nick Offerman

    Watch Tweedy's New Video For "Low Key," Directed By Nick Offerman
    Jeff and Spencer Tweedy released "Sukierae," their debut album as Tweedy, last Tuesday. They've started touring and will be at the Calvin Theatre in Northampton, Mass. tomorrow night. (I interviewed Spencer about the album and tour; read the interview here.)
  • Surprisingly candid Bob Dylan, AARP magazine cover boy

    Surprisingly candid Bob Dylan, AARP magazine cover boy
    Like many great artists, Bob Dylan has made a career and reputation out of playing with ambiguities. After all, we are talking about a man who told an entire generation that the answers to many of life's vexing questions were blowing in the wind but...

    Joe Henry is much more than a serial collaborator

    Joe Henry is much more than a serial collaborator
    Joe Henry is a low-key renaissance man. The respected singer-songwriter, author and Grammy-winning producer has steadily built a multifaceted career of enviable scope. His 13th solo album, "Invisible Hour," was self-produced and released in June on his...

    Lineup expanded for Saturday tribute to Emmylou Harris in D.C.

    Lineup expanded for Saturday tribute to Emmylou Harris in D.C.
    The lineup for Saturday’s multi-artist concert tribute in Washington, D.C., to singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris has grown even more impressive than when the salute was announced in the fall. “The Life & Songs of Emmylou Harris: An All-Star...

    Holiday lights, carol singers and other things that I like

     Holiday lights, carol singers and other things that I like
    Every now and then I make a list of things I've liked lately. Here's one for the end of another fleeting year. 1. Holiday lights This is the season when gaudy passes for beautiful, and nothing's more delightfully gaudy than a spectacle of holiday...