You may not know much about Lucy Schwartz just yet, but once the new Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 movie soundtrack is released this week, her name will be much more familiar. She sings a duet on the album with Aqualung entitled “Cold.”
A little more than a month after hearing that her song would be featured on the soundtrack, Lucy Schwartz released her a new EP of her own, Keep Me. Busy times for this budding young talent.
Back in 2000, on the strength of their debut album Tattoos and Scars Montgomery Gentry swiped the CMA award for Duo of the Year from country legends Brooks and Dunn – no small feat considering Brooks and Dunn had won the award for eight consecutive years. Since then, the duo of Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry have release five more studio albums and are on the verge of releasing their sixth this fall.
For those who know little of Rich Robinson, he’s one of the two brothers who founded the Black Crowes some thirty years ago. He’s also worked on a variety of other projects over the years including his new solo album, Through a Crooked Sun, which was released just a few days ago. Let’s have ourselves a little taste with “Gone Away.”
In a video chat, Thomas Dolby talks about the future of digital music with the crew from CNET’s Buzz Out Loud.
On the even of the release of Circuital, My Morning Jacket‘s brand-new album, we were able to ask leader singer and songwriter Jim James a few questions about his latest creation, the band’s process for writing and recording, his affection for the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, vinyl, playing live, and how he feels about giving away songs for free.