Amy LaVere's new work captures her lonely, desperate and complicated teenage years, and the wandering mind of a runaway, full of confusion and angst.
Lucero is a band of road warriors in the truest sense. Playing 150 to 200 dates a year, the Memphis-based group prides itself as workhorses.
Backed by a swaggering band of ghostly music makers, Amy LaVere conjures the bluesy spirit of her hometown of Memphis with floor-stomping tunes and sweeping ballads.
Memphis country-soul singer Amy LaVere performed live in the Magnolia Avenue studios. Nominated for a 2007 Americana Music Association "New and Emerging Artist" award, she also played Wanda Jackson in the film "Walk the Line."