"Meridian Rising is yet another welcome gem from one of the finest contemporary roots performers – not to mention one of the best damn songwriters – operating today."
You can stream Meridian Rising at Rolling Stone, read Ann Powers' feature for NPR, and visit our tent shows below where all is revealed. Read the tale of Jimmie Rodgers' first visit to Manhattan where he recorded 'T for Texas' and kickstarted his career and country music, too. Learn more of his remarkable life and far reaching influence on America's premier artists including Howling Wolf, Merle Haggard, and Bob Dylan. And discover how many of the songs are true stories (most of them!).
WXNA WORK PROGRESS RADIO HOUR
Tune in to PB's Works Progress Radio Hour on WXNA every Thursday night from 8-9pm (CST) streaming live on wxnafm.org and in Nashville at 101.5 FM featuring new, classic, and undiscovered music from around the world as well as revealing interviews from guests like legend Billy Bragg, film director Amir Bar-Lev (Long Strange Trip), New York art ensemble Landlady, Laura Cantrell, WPABs Fats Kaplin, and bassist and E Street Band co-founder, Garry Tallent. Check out the playlists and read more about WXNA here.