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TVD Recommends: Hard Working Americans, The First Waltz at Acme Feed & Seed, 12/20

In 2013, tenacious troubadour Todd Snider called some friends to help play some songs he’d been collecting by some of his favorite writers. Answering that call were Dave Schools from Widespread Panic (bass), Neal Casal of Chris Robinson...Show More Summary

Backstage Pass: Enjoy A Bit of Bradford Lee Folk Lore

Bradford Lee Folk was on a quest to quench his thirst. He needed a drink real bad, but it's not what one might think just another hard-working American musician not affiliated with Todd Snider's supergroup project would crave after a...Show More Summary

The Day I Was Robbed By "Tony Bennett"

Country singer-songwriter Todd Snider talks about getting jumped by Tony Bennett at a Nashville car wash.

Playlist – Ajax Diner Book Club 7/14/14 KRFC Ft. Collins CO

8 months agoMusic / Country : Nine Bullets

Todd Snider “Is This Thing Working”/”Mission Accomplished” from Peace Queer Justin Townes Earle “White Gardenias” from Single Mothers Guns of Navarone “You Used To Be” from Prize & Battlefield Sparklers “Weren’t For Bars” from Crying...Show More Summary

Watch Out! Hard Working Americans “Blackland Farmer” [VIDEO]

9 months agoMusic / Country : Twang Nation

“Blackland Farmer” is a wonderful reverb drenched stomp-blues rock number by Hard Working Americans featuring Todd Snider, Dave Schools (Widespread Panic), Neal Casal (Chris Robinson Brotherhood), Chad Staehly (Great American Taxi) and Duane Trucks. Show More Summary

Stream John Fullbright, Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison Albums; Todd Snider Salutes Mick Jagger; B.B. King Documentary Premieres Today

10 months agoMusic / Country : The 9513

A few album premieres: John Fullbright – Songs   Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison – Our Year   Amy LaVere – Runaway’s Diary    Bronwynne Brent – Stardust  Sturgill Simpson performs “Time After All” in the Nashville Scene’s “Live in the Morgue” video series. Show More Summary

Excerpt (and giveaway): Preview Todd Snider's new book

11 months agoEntertainment : Pop Candy

The musician has penned an entertaining book of essays; enter to win one.

The Week in Pop: Fave books, TV, movies and more

11 months agoEntertainment : Pop Candy

Todd Snider, 'Parks and Recs,' Ralph Steadman and more pop up this week.

Todd Snider Is A Prophet

11 months agoMusic / Country : Nine Bullets

Sometime in the fall of 1994 I was sixteen years old with a job at McDonald’s, a hand-me-down 1981 Honda Accord and a healthy addiction to music. There was a fairly new radio station out of Atlanta, the early wave of X stations, that started playing an acoustic  song. It reminded me of Tom Petty [...]

CD Review: Will Kimbrough- Sideshow Love

By Al Kaufman Like his friends Todd Snider and Hayes Carll, Will Kimbrough is a man who can tell a magical story about everyday people doing everyday things in four minutes or less.  Sometimes the story is funny, sometimes it is sad. Sometimes it is both. But it is always insightful. It is always clever […]

Top Ten political cliches that would be great band names

Regular readers may know that I’m a big fan of the US alt-country-folk singer Todd Snider. I’m not alone, he’s a beer drinking buddy of Rahm Emanuel. Todd’s new band is called Hard Working Americans, and their self-titled new album … Continued

Music Review: "Mr. President Have Pity on the Working Man" by Hard Working Americans

TRACK 8 "Mr. President Have Pity on the Working Man" From Hard Working Americans (self-titled) MELVIN/THIRTY TIGERS Liner notes: "We just can't make it by ourselves," wheezes Todd Snider, as searing slide guitar recasts Randy Newman's...Show More Summary

Listening to Now: Hard Working Americans - "Stomp and Holler"

By Richard K. Barry This past week Todd Snider, a Nashville-based singer, and a handful of his associates released a great debut album full of “reinterpretations” of songs by some of the best in the business. Beside Snider, the bandShow More Summary

Ajax Diner Book Club — 1/20/14 KRFC Ft. Collins CO

A world premiere of Adam Faucett’s upcoming album Blind Water Finds Blind Water. Thanks for listening, sharing and social media-ing Facebook Twitter Show Archives  Todd Snider “Don’t Tempt Me” from The Excitement Plan Possessed By Paul James “There Will Be Nights When I’m Lonely” from There Will Be Nights When I’m Lonely Have Gun Will Travel “Another Fine Mess” from Fiction [...]

Supergroup alert: Hard Working Americans

Todd Snider gathered his musical buddies for this covers record that tells a story.

Hard Working Americans Know How to Get the Job Done, Seriously

Todd Snider was rummaging through his mail during a three-way cross-country phone conversation in early December, when Christmas apparently came early. "Holy shit, I think someone just sent me a bunch of drugs," the funky folk singer-songwriter announced from Nashville. Show More Summary

East Nashville Tonight, A Comedy Movie About Music, Drugs, and Alcohol by the Barnes Brothers

East Nashville Tonight is a “wild drug and booze-filled musical comedy” film created by brothers Brad and Todd Barnes. The film stars Todd Snider, Elizabeth Cook, and other East Nashville musicians. It’s currently available to pre-order online, and will come out on November 19th. In February of 2013, the Barnes Brothers attempted to shoot a […]

Music Video Of The Day: Amanda Shires 'Ghostbird'

Amanda Shires has come a long way from her early days with The Texas Playboys and has played with the likes of Todd Snider, Thrift Store Cowboys and Jason Isbell (who's also her husband). She also appeared in the film Country Strong as the fiddle player in Gwyneth Paltrow's band, but don't hold that against her. [ more › ]

Exclusive: Amanda Shires' "Devastate"

Down Fell the Doves, the latest solo release from Amanda Shires (who has played violin with the likes of the Texas Playboys, Shovels & Rope, Todd Snider, and her husband Jason Isbell), is a sultry, sinister and surprisingly infectious alt-co

The coming shitstorm, my mighty How-hammer, excess boring detail and a game of inches

“These politicians.. you know they promise us whiskey and won’t even give us a beer” Todd Snider, Good News Blues I’ve got an article coming out soon where I launch an assault on the political promise. What is the political … Contin...

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