A look at some recent releases that dwell deep below the surface.
Wheels of Fortune (New West)
They induced the best national acts to play in a small barroom, and now they're shutting down. Blame the owners. Blame the Beach. Blame yourself.
It's Guy Clark, eminent songwriter and cool person
Mr. Smith goes on the road and tries to describe it
Joe's Garage Ely's never there. He's on the road.
Five signs that a musician is getting stepped on