Townes Van Zandt

Omnivore Record Store Day titles include Townes Van Zandt

Record Store Day and its fall counterpart, Back to Black Friday (the Friday after Thanksgiving) are days that labels release limited-quantity vinyl (and sometimes CD) editions of records for customers to place on the non-virtual checkout counter.  In other words, you have to get up and get to a record store to participate.

Two New Townes Van Zandt Reissues from Omnivore Recordings

Even though Townes Van Zandt may not be a household name, he is a legend to songwriters and the music fans who love them.

Townes Van Zandt | Sunshine Boy: The Unheard Studio Sessions

As musicologist Colin Escott writes in his liner notes for the upcoming Omnivore Recordings release of the late Townes Van Zandt’s Sunshine Boy: The Unheard Studio Sessions and Demos 1971-1972, “The art of Townes Van Zandt reveals a little at a time.