I love listening to the Avett Brothers "I and Love and You" album for the piano lead track. What other folk/alt country/indie songs or albums would I like? Specifically looking for songs with piano leads in those categories.
I need some raunchy ballads and bar songs to play at a Western-themed party. [more inside]
What old or traditional songs has Bob Dylan bogarted for his own use? [more inside]
Newly-minted Radio DJ Needs Great Music Online! [more inside]
What a surprise: I'm working on another music mix and would like suggestions. This mix features folk/bluegrass/country songs that tell stories. The less production, the less instrumentation, the more acoustic the better. [more inside]
I'm looking to expand my knowledge of bluegrass. [MI] [more inside]
That high lonesome sound. Any recommendations for old-timey music—string bands, ballads, fiddle music, country blues, even up to orthodox bluegrass? I'll soon be surrounded by vendors of such things but I don't have much grounding—any really standout groups or recordings I should look for?