The Dave Rawlings Machine Fall Tour, featuring Dave Rawlings, Gillian Welch, John Paul Jones, Willie Watson, and Paul Kowert, kicked off last Wednesday with a bang in Knoxville, TN. If you missed the first show, here’s a great review from American Songwriter.com. There’s another review of the Atlanta show on the blog allthingsthataregood.com.
There are still 4 shows left on this very special tour! Cat’s Cradle tonight is sold out, but there are still a few tickets left in Charlotte, Athens, and Birmingham.
Featuring members of Gillian Welch, Punch Brothers, Led Zeppelin, and a former member of Old Crow Medicine Show, the Fall 2013 Machine will provide a night of distinctive picking, high lonesome songs, and many other fine acoustic entertainments. All shows are now on sale. Asheville is SOLD OUT.
See you soon in the Southeast!
Gillian and Dave Rawlings Machine to play INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS concert in NYC Sept 29
ANOTHER DAY, ANOTHER TIME: CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF “INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS” will take place at The Town Hall in New York City on Sunday, September 29, 2013. The concert is inspired by the upcoming film, INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS. Produced by the film’s directors Joel and Ethan Coen and its Executive Music Producer T Bone Burnett, the star-studded concert — with live performances of the film’s music, and songs from the early legendary 1960s era that inspired it — will feature Gillian and the Dave Rawlings Machine, among other artists and stars of the film. Tickets for the one-night-only performance go on sale this Wednesday, August 21st at 12pm EST. There is a presale on Tuesday, August 20th. For more information on lineup, ticket prices, presales and more, follow this link.
Austin City Limits re-airing Gillian and David’s performance
Austin City Limits will be re-airing Gillian and Dave’s 2011 episode with The Decemberists starting this Saturday, June 29th, where they perform several songs from their 2011 album, The Harrow & The Harvest. Stations will be airing the episode at different times all next week, so follow this link (http://acltv.com/watch/tv-schedule/) to check your local listings, and watch the lovely preview below!
World Cafe’s A Sense of Place: Nashville Interview
David Rawlings and Gillian Welch’s World Cafe interview is featured this week as a part of a special series entitled “Sense of Place: Nashville.” You can listen to the full 40 minute interview with David Dye on NPR.org by clicking here. Information for the week-long series about Nashville can be found by on NPR.org.
ABC’s Nashville continues to showcase local artists and music. In last week’s Episode 7, Lovesick Blues, the character Deacon Clayborne (played by Charles Esten) sings another unreleased Gillian song called “Papa Writes to Johnny,” while performing at the Bluebird Cafe. Watch the clip below to hear the song. Nashville is on Wednesday nights at 10/9pm Central.