Interview: Walt Wilkins on Producing the Mysterious Fluidity That is Texas Music

photo by Dave Hensley Americana Highways had the opportunity to have a phone conversation with producer Walt Wilkins on his way to play a house concert in Stephenville, Texas. We spoke about his life as a songwriter, producer, modern day poet and troubadour.  Americana Highways: What were some of your early influences?  Walt Wilkins: Well, […]

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Show Review with Interview Jackie Venson is Fierce!: Venson Wows the Crowd in Milwaukee With Her Unique Sound

To witness the raw energy and emotion of Jackie Venson live is like having a sonic explosion in your face! Her music defies easy characterization, combining R&B, soul, blues and a healthy dose of hard-edged guitar shredding. She has been described as having an astonishing mix of raw soul, superb musicianship and laid-back grace. This […]

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