The Virginian country-rock troubadour had been treading the boards around Nashville for a dozen years when his debut album came out in 1986.
The film is based on Susanna Clark and Tamara Saviano's book of the same name and is narrated by Sissy Spacek.
Lucinda Williams, Linda Gail Lewis, and Chuck Mead are also among those making the trip.
The 1976 film is remarkable evidence of younger musicians in Texas and Tennessee at the time, and what would manifest itself as the outlaw country movement.
Australian guitar virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel has been talking about recording with Mark Knopfler, for the new track 'You Don't Want To Get You One Of Those.'
Tom Jones, Rodney Crowell, Bettye LaVette, ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons and others are on an upcoming tribute to bluesmaster Elmore James, out on 26 January 2018.
Mark Knopfler is among the contributors to the upcoming Accomplice One album by Australian guitarist-singer-songwriter Tommy Emmanuel, due in January 2018.
20 October 2017 will be Heal The Music Day in Nashville, to recognise the health insurance issues that face the city's music community.
Detroit classic rock singer-songwriter Bob Seger debuts his iconic catalogue on streaming services today and is also available for digital download.
Van Morrison is to receive the American Music Association Lifetime Award in September 2017 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium
Watch new Austin City Limits Hall of Fame inductee Bonnie Raitt's tribute to another, the late and great B.B. King, on 'The Thrill Is Gone.'
The all-star tribute concert celebrating the work of Emmylou Harris is now a CD, DVD and Blu-ray disc.