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.
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 much-acclaimed performer released his debut album. 'The Good Life' in 2008, with his most recent record 'The Saint of Lost Causes' arriving in May 2019
Lucinda Williams' 'Car Wheels On A Gravel Road' made her a critical darling and introduced America to a new genre, alt.country.
After Bob Dylan won the Nobel and pop songs are the new poetry, what other songwriters and artists are worthy of the award?
Richard Dobson, whose songs were recorded by Guy Clark and Nanci Griffith and performed by Johnny and June Carter Cash, died on 16 December 2017.
Outlaw country artists are performers who have rejected the slick production values of the Nashville sound and simply gone their own sweet way.
Bobby Vee who had a string of hit singles in the early 1960s passed away Monday 24 October 2016.
A biography of Americana figurehead Guy Clark will be published in the US in the autumn, by writer and Grammy-winning producer Tamara Saviano.