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Complicated Songs: James McMurtry’s “Complicated Games” Showcases a Master Storyteller.

Complicated Songs: James McMurtry’s “Complicated Games” Showcases a Master Storyteller.

By Jon Black (photo: Shane McCauley) The world James McMurtry paints through his songs is distinctive: a place of stark isolation, of desperate hope struggling against unbeatable odds and where tragedy and beauty make strange but eternal bedfellows. Little wonder his work has been praised by artists as diverse as John Mellencamp, Jason Isbell and […]

James McMurtry On Tour

James McMurtry On Tour

James McMurtry is gearing up for an extensive summer tour **In Case You Missed It** James McMurtry’s “Bayou Tortous” was featured last night on the FOX-TV series, Bones.  CLICK HERE to watch the full episode, entitled “The Finder.”  More and more these days, McMurtry pops up in popular culture – his albums and songs have […]