Former Alberta rodeo-rider-turned-roots-rocker, who belts tunes about roping steers and western farm follies to the cowpokes at the Horseshoe Saturday (October 1).
Marty Robbins | Gunfighter Ballads and Trail Songs
"Most formative album of my youth. Western music from before it got lumped in with country. Old cowboy songs, some of which predate recordings, that my grandpas used to sing. Oral histories of early range life."
Neko Case | Blacklisted
"When she shifts into that high gear she has with her voice, it melts my brain. Chillingly good, timeless and (I hope) the future of country."
"The West's best rock. Whitey and Gravy layin' it down and pickin' it up again from the back of a boogie van."