June 26, 2015
Kacey Musgraves performed a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR Music on the same day the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage. So she couldn't possibly pass up the chance to play "Follow Your Arrow."
December 31, 2014
After more than a decade offstage raising his daughters, the singer is touring. "It's like nothing is being held back," he says. "You get to eat mashed potatoes with both hands instead of one."
By Melody Stone
December 12, 2014
After spending 30 years touring and making music, Sacramento punk rocker, Kepi Ghoulie released an Americana album.
October 13, 2014
On her solo debut, the Kentucky-born songwriter and member of the country trio Pistol Annies relishes storytelling. Not all the stories are true, but every one comes from real life.
August 26, 2014
Relationships are complicated, and as Cary Ann Hearst says of her marriage to musical partner Michael Trent, "It's a strange thing to be held accountable as part of a musical act."
August 5, 2014
Shaver, who helped pioneer the "outlaw" sound, is one of the most respected writers in country.
By Steve Milne
May 1, 2014
Downtown Sacramento’s annual series of free concerts, called “Friday Night Concerts in the Park,” begins its 11-week run tomorrow. Four bands will be playing, including The Nickel Slots.