Shel Silverstein

Eric Church Gives Posers the ‘Boot’
Eric Church has always tried to be authentic in the music he makes and, like him or hate him, what you see is what you get. He's always embraced his rebel streak, and the one thing he can't stand in music these days are the "posers" -- the artists who pretend to be someth…
Bobby Bare Jr. Finds Humor in Unlikely Places
Joshua Black Wilkens
Bobby Bare Jr. is popping up all over these days as he revs up his his Carpool America tour with Blue Giant and plays dates with Justin Townes Earle and Drive-By Truckers. Touring behind his sixth album 'A Storm a Tree My Mother's Head,' released on August 31, Bobby has gone from…
Shel Silverstein Tribute Album Due in June
Poet, author, illustrator and hit songwriter -- the late Shel Silverstein was all of those and more. Now Sugar Hill Records is releasing a collection with the tantalizingly tongue-tied title, 'Twistable, Turnable Man: A Musical Tribute to the Songs of Shel Silverstein,' shining a serious s…
George Jones, Alison Krauss Pay Tribute to Shel Silverstein
A CD tribute to songwriter and children's book author Shel Silverstein is in the works. Alison Krauss, George Jones, Ray Price and Emmylou Harris are among those already on board for the project. Bobby Bare and his son, Bobby Bare, Jr. are the executive producers of the album, which is slated for re…