Legendary songwriter also thinks most modern country is “hip-hop for people who are afraid of black people.”
Steve Earle says Noel Gallagher “is the most overrated songwriter in the whole history of pop music”
In celebration of the festival’s 25th anniversary, we crown the best Lolla lineup of them all.
Florence Welch, Grateful Dead, Noel Gallagher perform on charity single “Boob Spelled Backwards is Boob” — listen
Hozier, Elle King, Bleachers and others also appear.
Alexis Krauss, Santigold, Glen Hansard, and more cover Talking Heads and David Byrne at Carnegie Hall — watch
Byrne himself also makes an appearance to perform “God’s Army” with a marching band.
Still howling like a gale and whispering like a breeze.
Chicago’s International Movies and Music Festival carves out a future for itself.
An enthusiastic night of songs, stories, and continued sobriety.
Cases of cause and effect.
Earle continues to hear prophesies in the sounds most of us ignore.
Exclusive 7″ singles to follow The Replacements’ reunion EP.
Elvis Costello, Patti Smith, Conor Oberst, The Chieftains, and more.
Including duets with Bruce Springsteen, Emmylou Harris, and Steve Earle.