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Steve Earle

Steve Earle
Born: Jan 17, 1955 in Fort Monroe, VA
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Genre: Country, Pop/Rock, Folk
Biography: In the strictest sense, Steve Earle isn't a country artist; he's a roots rocker. Earle emerged in the mid-'80s, after Bruce Springsteen had popularized populist rock & roll and Dwight Yoakam had kick-started the neo-traditionalist movement in country music. At first, Earle appeared to be more indebted ...Read full biography
Guitar Town [Expanded Edition]
Released: 1986
Label: MCA Nashville
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On Steve Earle's first major American tour following the release of his debut album, Guitar Town, Earle found himself sharing a bill with Dwight Yoakam one night and the Replacements another, and one listen ...Read full review
Guitar Town
Released: 1986
Label: Geffen
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On Steve Earle's first major American tour following the release of his debut album, Guitar Town, Earle found himself sharing a bill with Dwight Yoakam one night and the Replacements another, and one listen ...Read full review
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Apr 15, 10:03 AM EST
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