Time to hear from Lucinda, don’t you think?
I came across various covers of the tune 4th Street Messaround on YouTube, and I realized I know two tunes about 4th St. The first one is that old Memphis Jug Band tune. They were a great band and were very well recorded. If you… Read More
It made my day when I stumbled into this gem on YouTube thinking about song should be Drinking Song #20 on our little list. This video features scenes from the 1948 Kurosawa film Drunken Angel set to the song Drunken Angel by Lucinda Williams. Very… Read More
Levon Helm and Lucinda Williams at Massey Hall We enjoyed a serious dose of Americana at Massey Hall last night. Lucinda Williams stepped onstage shortly after 8:00 with 3-piece outfit that came ready to rock. Ms. Williams was in fine form as she treated the… Read More
We’re going to the show. I’ll report later.
Every now and then, I’ll crank up the stereo in the car and listen to this song 20 times in a row. It may be perfect. Lucinda Williams always reminds me of a pet peeve. What the hell is “alt country”? How could we have… Read More