For lone wolf troubadour Tim Easton, music has always been a part of his life. Easton grew up the youngest of seven children, many of whom played instruments themselves. All of them built their own music collections and helped shape Easton’s gritty Americana sound.
While I was at Suwannee Springfest I had the opportunity to sit down for a chat with Donna the Buffalo’s Tara Nevins and Jeb Puryear, moments before their set that would close out an amazing festival weekend at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. During our conversation we discussed a wide range of topics, including the group’s own grassroots festival, money in politics, and much more. Read the full interview after the break.
Kicking off their spring 2016 tour in the Bluegrass, the Nashville-based Old Crow Medicine Show returns to Lexington Wednesday, March 30 and Thursday, March 31 for a two-night run of American roots music at UK’s Singletary Center for the Arts.