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Hackensaw Boys Capture the Loneliness and Happiness of a Musician's Life
FeaturesJun 7, 2022

Artist: Blue Dogs Hometown: Florence, South Carolina Latest Album: Big Dreamers Rejected Band Names: Fuji Apparatus (rejected but tolerated) Answers provided by Bobby Houck and Hank Futch Jr. Since food and music go so well together, what is your dream pairing of a meal and a musician? I’ve always said if I could have dinner…

Hackensaw Boys Capture the Loneliness and Happiness of a Musician's Life
FeaturesJun 6, 2022

I found myself digging into my comfort music throughout '20-'21. It felt like a hard time to be adventurous. These songs are from so many records I've spent so music time with, and which surely informed my new album, Power Up! (out June 10). It also features a few of the great folks we lost…

Hackensaw Boys Capture the Loneliness and Happiness of a Musician's Life
FeaturesJun 1, 2022

Artist: Cristina Vane Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee Latest Album: Make Myself Me Again Personal Nicknames: In college my friends called me X… it was the year DMX came out with a big hit and the name kinda just happened! Bluetip or Young Tippy happened when I first dyed my hair blue around 2014, and that was…

Hackensaw Boys Capture the Loneliness and Happiness of a Musician's Life
FeaturesJun 1, 2022

Although the public doesn't ever get to see behind the mask, Orville Peck is more visible than he's ever been. In May, the mysterious musician headlined the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, a career highlight for any artist with deep reverence for classic country. In an interview promoting his new album, Bronco, he explained to NPR…

Hackensaw Boys Capture the Loneliness and Happiness of a Musician's Life
FeaturesMay 27, 2022

"I come to this project as a musicology outsider," says Lukas Huffman, the writer and director of the short film, Night Music. As he became passionate about the field recordings made by John and Alan Lomax in the 1930s, a cinematic idea began to take shape. Wisely, Huffman sought guidance from an expert: Dom Flemons,…