Peter Case wanders the highways of this newfangled America like an authentic folk-rebel who has never lost his true grit. He was a teenage beatnik who showered Buffalo, N.Y., bars with blues at the end of the hippie era, then headed to San Francisco and jump-started punk rock with the Nerves, who toured alongside the Ramones. Next, he fulfilled power-pop’s promise by writing “A Million Miles Away” with his band the Plimsouls. Then he chucked it all away, to pursue a three-decade-long singer-songwriter career, becoming a perennial favorite of hip Americana crowds including fans like Texas icon Alejandro Escovedo. Case covers his titular tune "The End," replete with woven guitar interplay, on his... More >>>