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Terry Allen - 100% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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7 May 1943, Wichita, Kansas, USA. A sculptor, multimedia artist and songwriter, this gravel-voiced artist has remained an enigmatic figure during an erratic recording career. Nevertheless, Allen’s sardonic wit and strong feeling for his roots have led him to produce many memorable songs.Despite living in California for many years, Allen is more o Read more

John Haitt - 80% match to Peter Case

Genres: Pop / Rock
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John Hiatt - 80% match to Peter Case

Genres: Blues Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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20 August 1952, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. The archetypal musicians’ musician, John Hiatt is a powerful singer, guitarist and talented songwriter whose material has been recorded by various acts, including Dr. Feelgood, Searchers, Iggy Pop, Three Dog Night, Desert Rose Band, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan, Nick Lowe, Rick Nelson and the Neville Brothers. Hiatt started out in Read more

T-Bone Burnett - 73% match to Peter Case

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Joseph Henry Burnett, 14 January 1948, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Burnett, a member of Bob Dylan’s Rolling Thunder Revue in the mid-70s, is a highly regarded producer and songwriter. He grew up in Texas playing guitar in local bands before travelling to Los Angeles to produce Delbert And Glen and recorded a solo album for Uni. After touring with Delaney And Bonnie and th Read more

Alejandro Escovedo - 66% match to Peter Case

Genres: Blues Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Alejandro Escovedo, 1951, San Antonio, Texas, USA. Singer-songwriter Escovedo is the seventh of 12 children born to a former Mexican prizefighter and musician. The family moved to Texas from the Mexican town of Saltillo when Escovedo was 12, before relocating to southern California by the late 50s. Several of his siblings subsequently became involved in the music industry - Read more

Dave Alvin - 66% match to Peter Case

Genres: Blues Country & Bluegrass Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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11 November 1955, Los Angeles, California, USA. The country guitarist Dave Alvin had a successful career with his brother Phil in the Blasters, whose best-known song, ‘Marie Marie’, was a UK hit for Shakin’ Stevens. On leaving the band, he worked with the punk band X and scored the movie Border Radio. His solo albums are typical of his career, being a mixture Read more

Sam Phillips - 63% match to Peter Case

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
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Jason & The Scorchers - 62% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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This country/rock ‘n’ roll styled US band was formed by Jason Ringenberg (22 November 1958, Kewanee, Illinois, USA; vocals, guitar, harmonica) who left his parents’ farm in Sheffield, Illinois in 1981 to travel to Nashville. There he teamed up with Warner Hodges (b. 4 June 1959, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; guitar) and Jeff Johnson (b. Nashville, Tennessee, USA; Read more

Chuck Prophet - 61% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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USA. Prophet first attracted attention in March 1983 on joining Los Angeles band Green On Red. His exciting, highly skilled, technique added a new dimension to this already excellent group, although critics initially dubbed his work derivative of Neil Young. Successive releases by the group established Prophet as one of the era’s finest musicians, whose skills were enha Read more

Richard Buckner - 61% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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1967, San Francisco, California, USA. An earnest country/folk singer-songwriter in the tradition of Guy Clark or Townes Van Zandt, Buckner first began playing music during his college years in Chico, California. He was a member of several punk and alternative bands during the 80s, before electing to concentrate on his own songs by the turn of the decade - at which time he sp Read more

The Gourds - 60% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Originating from Austin, Texas, USA, the Gourds’ distinctive alternative country sound marries influences as diverse as Lynyrd Skynyrd, David Bowie and Charlie Daniels. The band was formed in the mid-90s by singer/guitarist Kevin Russell (Beaumont, Texas, USA), a veteran of outfits including the Picket Line Coyotes, whom he once described as a cross between Hüsker Read more

Joe Henry - 59% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. As a child Henry moved to the Midwest through his father’s peripatetic job with car manufacturers Chevrolet. Most of his youth was spent in and around Detroit, where he met and married wife Melanie Ciccone (the sister of Madonna). They moved to Brooklyn, New York, in 1985, then Los Angeles in 1990 when Ciccone was offered a job with Brian Read more

John Wesley Harding - 53% match to Peter Case

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Wesley Harding Stace, 22 October 1965, Hastings, East Sussex, England. A self-styled renegade folk musician, Harding is a sharply observant and witty English songwriter who has had to battle critical carping over his vocal similarities to Elvis Costello. He decided to pursue a musical career after studying for a PhD in political and social theory at Cambridge University. Har Read more

James McMurtry - 51% match to Peter Case

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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18 March 1962, Fort Worth, Texas, USA. Raised in Leesburg, Virginia, McMurtry’s father is award-winning novelist and screenwriter Larry McMurtry. Encouraged by his mother, an English teacher, James began playing guitar at the age of seven and soon began showing musical ability and a liking for country and rock. He began writing songs during his teens, occasionally perfo Read more

James McMurtry and the Heartless Bastards - 51% match to Peter Case

Genres: Pop / Rock
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