James McMurtry

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Taking care of business

Boston is one of the healthiest markets for live roots music in the country. Here are the 10 roots shows we don't want to miss this fall.
Digging for gold in the roots and world-music scene
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 18, 2009

Revving it up

The Wrong Reasons have mustered a gallant comeback, and this time it’s for all the right reasons.
The Wrong Reasons tough it out; plus, Machines with Magnets
By BOB GULLA  |  September 04, 2007

Let the bad times roll

It was a night of workingman’s blues at the Paradise last Thursday.
Dave Alvin and James McMurtry, Paradise Rock Club, January 25, 2007
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  February 12, 2007