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Jolene

Alt-country combo Jolene was shaped in early 1995 by singer/guitarist John Crooke and lead guitarist Dave Burris, 1st cousins given birth to and raised in small Wingate, NC. Bassist Mike Mitschele and drummer Mike Kenerley finished the initial lineup, which within weeks of forming documented its debut LP Hell’s Fifty …

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Rusty Truck

Rusty Truck is really a content accident. The task came jointly in 1998 when superstar photographer Tag Seliger provided songwriting a go simply for the sake to do so. Along with his countless cable connections in entertainment, Seliger was inspired by Jakob Dylan, Sheryl Crow, and so on to help …

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UnAmerican

The London-based alt country/roots rock group UnAmerican includes singer/songwriter Steve McEwan, bassist Peter Clarke, guitarist Matthew Crozer, and drummer Tim Bye. Though he was created in Hull, Britain, McEwan spent the majority of his child years in Scotland and his early adult years in Africa and Australia. This globe-hopping offered …

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Jay Farrar

Being a founding person in Uncle Tupelo and Son Volt, songwriter Jay Farrar helped popularize the alt-country motion from the 1990s. He also released a solo profession during the pursuing 10 years, making it basic that his musical ambitions extended significantly beyond the retro-leaning twang of his contemporaries. Farrar was …

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Eric Heywood

Pedal steel participant and guitarist Eric Heywood is a music ally of a few of the most essential artists from the alt-country camp. The Iowa indigenous has served being a electric guitar technology and de facto person in Son Volt through the entire band’s profession, adding some stellar details of …

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Kasey Anderson

Along with his world-weary voice and gritty, narrative-driven songs, Kasey Anderson has drawn comparisons to Americana and alt-country artists like Steve Earle, Tom Waits, Nebraska-era Bruce Springsteen, and Ryan Adams. Jumping between your folk moments of Bellingham, WA, and Portland, OR, Anderson has turned into a regional favorite and it …

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Eddie Spaghetti

Eddie Spaghetti has been the ringleader from the Supersuckers since 1988. But with the band’s creation of its conglomerate (Mid Fi Recordings) in 2002, Spaghetti also discovered period for a tidy, good-timin’ solo profession. Sauce made an appearance in 2004; it highlighted addresses of outlaw nation favorites from Kristofferson and …

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Kelly Willis

Although the function of new traditionalist singer/songwriter Kelly Willis earned widespread critical acclaim, she found little in the form of comparable commercial success; her appear, a smart cross types of nation and rock, merely assimilated both musical designs too well to get approval in either camp. Blessed in Oklahoma and …

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The Carpetbaggers

An alternative nation trio from, of most areas, the affluent Minneapolis suburb of Edina, the Carpetbaggers were shaped in 1991 by guitarists Mike Crabtree and John Magnuson, alongside vertical bassist Rich Copley. Two well-received 3rd party label produces, 1992’s Country Mls Aside and 1993’s Nowhere to look But Down, helped …

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