The Bedford-born artist played the Honky Tonk Stage on the Sunday of this year's inaugural Long Road.
Don Was is a widely-respected artist, producer and record label boss and overall Renaissance man.
Billy Bragg has found favour with country and Americana fans since his landmark 'Mermaid Avenue' Wilco collaboration.
Bob Dylan and The Band played some of the most controversial music in history, then laid the groundwork for Americana, leaving an insurmountable legacy.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
From being booed with Dylan to changing the course of music, The Band’s Robbie Robertson recalls a unique “circle of creativity”.
The British jazz-funk-pop band took their bow with a set produced by British blues figurehead Mike Vernon.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.
Since 1968, the Isle Of Wight Festival has gathered every iconic UK act and from the States, making it one of the most prolific festivals in music history.
Gospel music has always had a major influence on R&B, with many of the biggest soul singers having started their vocal careers in gospel church choirs.
Spanning jazz, country, hip-hop and soul music, the best gospel songs of all time prove that the spirit can move you, no matter what your tastes.
In 1956, a record store owner convinced Blind Willie McTell to record his playing, what he got was more than just music.
The group's dramatic delivery and the peerlessly plaintive lead vocals of Levi Stubbs became their most famous calling card.
After singlehandedly inventing Americana with their sepia-toned first two albums, The Band captured a snapshot of themselves with the personal reflections of ‘Stage Fright’.
He brought a humanitarian crisis to the world’s attention as only a former Beatle could.