New releases: Robert Earl Keen, Steve Earle

6PAN1T-R PSDAmericana Music News – New releases in our mailbox this week:

Robert Earl KeenHappy Prisoner DualtoneKeen’s latest is a bluegrass album, set for release Feb. 10. Full of familiar favorites, it includes “T for Texas,” Long Black Veil” and “Vincent Black Lightning. Among the guest artists: Lyle Lovett, Sara Watkins, Natalie Maines and Peter Rowan.

Tom Paxton Redemption Road – Pax Records – The folk legend’s latest is set for release March 10; features appearances by John Prine and Janis Ian.

American Aquarium Wolves – The follow-up to Burn.Flicker.Die. is set for release Feb. 3. Produced by Brad Cook.

TerraplaneSteve Earle and the DukesTerraplane – Set for release on Feb. 17, this is Earle’s blues album, produced by R.S. Field. Most intriguing song title: “Go Go Boots Are Back.”

Susie Fitzgerald Restless –Big Purr Music, Fitzgerald’s second album, set for release Feb. 9.

Scott WooldridgeScott Wooldridge – Solo album from Minneapolis-based singer-songwriter; Midwest tour planned. www.

The David MotelPeople, Places, Things – New project from Nashville-based singer-songwriter David Brooks, produced by Dave Coleman of the Coalmen.

Drew holcombDrew Holcomb and the Neighbors Medicine – Magnolia Music – First single is “Shine Like Lightning;” album produced by Joe Pisapia.

PI JacobsHi-Rise Ranch – Six-track collection from L.A. musician, produced by Eugene Toale.

SeahorseThe Fire’s Heart – Raven’s Flight Records – A Kickstarter-fueled album from Oregon anchored by Rich Swanger.

Chris CarrollTrouble & Time – Debut album from Texas-based congwriter, produced ny David Beck.

The WestiesWest Side Stories – Michael McDermott and Heather Horton present a “song cycle” about gangsters in Hell’s Kitchen in the ‘60s and ‘70s.

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