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Steve Earle and the Dukes to Record Album With Songs Written By Justin Townes Earle

Following his death in August, many tributes poured in remembering late singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle. His father, Steve Earle, shared a poignant tweet of the…
Daniel Kohn / September 16, 2020

Justin Townes Earle Died From ‘Probable Drug Overdose,’ Police Spokesperson Says

Two days after it was announced that singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle died at age 38, the likely cause has been revealed. According to Metro…
Daniel Kohn / August 25, 2020

Justin Townes Earle Dies at 38

Justin Townes Earle, the prolific singer-songwriter, producer and son of troubadour Steve Earle, has died. The news was announced on Earle's official Facebook page.
Daniel Kohn / August 23, 2020

Watch Members Of R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, & More Play Benefit For Scott McCaughey

Scott McCaughey, the frontman of the Minus 5 and longtime touring member of R.E.M., recently suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo. And last night,…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / January 6, 2018

‘We Butt Heads Like Hell’: Fathers, Their Children, and the Music They Make

Papa don't necessarily preach that their children possibly endure a lifetime of 352 days a year on the road, album sales that no longer pay…
Harley Brown / June 19, 2015

5 Bests Sets of Bonnaroo 2011: Day 2

Bonnaroo kicked off in earnest on Friday with My Morning Jacket's debut set as a headliner on the What Stage, and Lil Wayne's late-night party…
SPIN Staff / June 11, 2011