Chris Stapleton – More Of You
Chris Stapleton performing his song “More Of You” from his 2015 record Traveller with his wife Morgane for NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert. You can watch the full concert here.
The Broken Circle Breakdown- If I Needed You
The actors from the film Broken Circle Breakdown performing a beautiful cover of Townes Van Zandt’s “If I Needed You” live in concert on December 19, 2012.
Pony Boy- Magnolia
Pony Boy’s music video for “Magnolia”- a tune which apppears on her full-length album debut, Blue Gold, out now via Cosmic Thug.
John Moreland- You Don’t Care For Me Enough to Cry
John Moreland performing “You Don’t Care for Me Enough to Cry” at Music City Roots Live From The Factory on April 15, 2015.
Shakey Graves- Dearly Departed
Our boy done good! A n old friend of When You Awake, Shakey Graves, just appeared on Conan performing the tune “Dearly Departed” off of his brand new record, And the War Came. Check it out and then go on and buy the record. So proud of ol’ Shakey!
Dolly Parton- My Blue Tears (acoustic demo)
Dolly Parton singing an acoustic demo version of her song “My Blue Tears”. Listen to the final version, which appeared on her 1971 record Coat of Many Colors, after the jump.
The Ouse Valley Collective- All My Trials
These fellas, who hail from Lewes, UK, posted this video over on our Facebook page and it’s quite a charming three-part harmony-laden version of the traditional tune. It was recorded in the Spring of 2013. Check out their rendition of “Rolling In My Sweet Baby’s Arms” after the jump.
Shovels And Rope – Build Around Your Heart A Wall
Shovels And Rope performing their murder ballad “Build Around Your Heart A Wall” live in Athens, Georgia in December 2011.
Shakey Graves- The Man Men
Shakey Graves performing “The Many Man” live in Portland, Oregon on August 3, 2013.
Lera Lynn- Good Hearted Man
Lera Lynn performing her tune “Good Hearted Man” live in Austin TX in Spring 2012.