"What's your favorite color?" Jessica Lea Mayfield asked the crowd, who responded with a chorus of polychrome. "If you put all those together," Mayfield smirked, "it looks like shit."
The towns of Shreveport, La. and Muscle Shoals, Ala. are two of the most storied musical locales in America. Dylan LeBlanc has called both home, and the rich traditions of country, blues and southern soul suffuse his vision of Americana. He may be only 20 years old, but his voice and lyrical control resonates with a life surrounded by music and stories.