Three former Houstonians who have been included in the second edition of the Encyclopedia of Country Music defy all odds. To call Rodney Crowell, Lyle Lovett, or Steve Earle a "country songwriter" or a "country singer" is the grossest simplification. All three have a huge streak of the folk traditi ... More >>
Houston Kid Rodney Crowell learns to "fail better."
Inprint invites a renowned/reluctant memoirist
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With the Cicadas, Rodney Crowell exits Nashville's cocoon