James McMurtry

James McMurtry Joined by Joan Baez & Steve Earle on 'We Can't Make It Here'

In response to the monumental Occupy Movement, “America’s Fiercest Songwriter” James McMurtry has joined forces with Steve Earle and Joan Baez to record a new version of McMurtry’s poignant “We Can’t Make It Here.”  Originally released in 2005 (Childish Things), "We Can’t Make It Here" won the Americana Music Association’s award for “Song of the Year” in 2006.

John Oates Produces Aspen Songwriters Festival with the Wheeler Opera House

Legendary singer-songwriter John Oates produces the third annual 7908 Aspen Songwriters Festival in the picturesque ski resort of Aspen, Colorado, March 21 – 25, 2012.  Having quickly grown into one of the premier songwriters festivals in the country, this year’s event features thirteen performances over five nights with genres from Americana to Alt-Rock to Pop.