Dana Cooper may live and work in Nashville these days, but to those of us who've been around here a while, he'll always be a Montrose Houstonian, literally synonymous with the place. Mainstays of a rootsy folk scene percolating at Anderson Fair in the late '70s -- which also featured such luminaries as Eric Taylor, Nanci Griffith, Vince Bell, Lyle Lovett and Lucinda Williams -- Cooper and musical companion Shake Russell were headliners, big boys on the local block. One thing that kept them in demand was that they were always good for a lift; their shows made you feel good.... More >>>