Jason isbell

Soundtrack for A Star is Born, Starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, Announced

Bradley Cooper's directorial debut A Star is Born, which co-stars him and Lady Gaga, is one of the year's most highly anticipated movies, the fourth in a series…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 30, 2018

GOP Senate Organization Calls Ben Folds and Jason Isbell the “Unhinged Left” Ahead of Tennessee Rally

The NRSC (National Republican Senatorial Committee), a GOP Senate organization headed by Senators Cory Gardner and Thom Tillis, issued a press release on Monday condemning…
Maggie Serota / August 20, 2018

Watch David Crosby Join Jason Isbell At Newport Folk Festival

David Crosby may be a famous curmudgeon, but he only has good things to say about Jason Isbell. Crosby took to Twitter to express his admiration for…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / July 28, 2018

Video: John Prine – “Knockin’ on Your Screen Door”

John Prine's intimate and often hilarious The Tree of Forgiveness, the singer-songwriter's first album of original songs in 13 years, came out in April, and rewards…
Winston Cook-Wilson / July 10, 2018

The National Announce 2-Day Forest Hills Fest With Jason Isbell, Cat Power, U.S. Girls, & More

The National have announced a new two-day event at Forest Hills Stadium in Queens, NY. They’re calling it "There’s No Leaving New York," and it’ll…

John Prine Announces New Album of Original Songs, Releases “Summer’s End”

Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine is gearing up to release a new collection of original songs called The Tree of Forgiveness. Prine has remained prolific as a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 8, 2018

Jimmy Page, Elton John, Q-Tip and Other Musicians React to Chris Cornell’s Death

Chris Cornell, iconic frontman of Soundgarden and Audioslave, died unexpectedly at age 52 Wednesday night. As news spread, scores of musicians took to social media to pay tribute. Here are…
Anna Gaca / May 18, 2017

Hangout Fest 2016: The Weeknd, Vince Staples, and Jason Isbell Shine After Hours-Long Weather Delay

This past weekend, Hangout Fest returned to Gulf Shores, Alabama, for its seventh go-round, boasting an eclectic lineup and, thanks to its ocean-front location, some…
Dan Reilly / May 23, 2016

Jason Isbell Talks to ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ About His Solo Career, Getting Sober

CBS Sunday Morning profiled former Drive-By Trucker Jason Isbell, who recently came out with third solo album, Something More Than Free. In the conversation, the…
Rachel Brodsky / August 9, 2015

Bob Dylan’s Electric Guitar Returns to Newport Folk Festival After 50 Years

Update: Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell had the honor of playing Bob Dylan's historic guitar, as revealed in an Instagram. "Nobody had played it since [the 1965 concert], until today,"
James Grebey / July 25, 2015

Review: Jason Isbell Sees a Darkness, Embraces Light on ‘Something More Than Free’

At some point after the storm, after days, weeks, or years of tumult and uncertainty, the clouds part. The sun shines. Everything feels right, however…
Colin Joyce / July 17, 2015

Watch Neko Case Play Her Greatest Hits on ‘Austin City Limits’

Producers with the PBS concert series Austin City Limits recently shared a clip of Neko Case tearing into "Man," a gender-flipping fuck-you that can be…
Kyle McGovern / January 13, 2014

Jason Isbell, ‘Southeastern’ (Southeastern/Thirty Tigers)

"Saw my guts / Saw my glory / It would make a great story / If I could ever remember it right," Jason Isbell hollers…
David Menconi / June 14, 2013