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  • 08.25.16

    NPR Music has an exclusive first listen of “These Arms” with an all-new bluegrass twist off Dwight’s upcoming album Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars… (available September 23!)

    Give it a listen HERE.

    "You can hear Yoakam making masterful choices on every phrase of these new versions: Note how he shifts the way he says the word "ache" on this poignant take on "These Arms," a sexy barroom lament when he first recorded it in 1998. The original reading had a swing to it, like the one a woman's skirt makes when she's dancing close with a partner. This new recording has its own kind of motion, more like that of a porch swing where a woman sits wondering whether her lover will return. That's Yoakam, telling a classic tale in a way that’s just new enough to make it personal again.” - NPR Music

    Read more and listen to the track via NPR Music HERE.

  • 08.02.16

    Dwight’s new studio album, Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars… will be available September 23 on Sugar Hill Records!

    The 11-track album features bluegrass reinventions from his extensive catalog. This project reflects the love for bluegrass music that Dwight developed at an early age in Kentucky, and that has inspired him for many years thereafter.

    Stay tuned for more details! 

  • 08.02.16

    Attention Americana fans in the NYC area! The Americana Music Association and Lincoln Center have unveiled the 2016 lineup for their third annual AmericanaFest NYC, taking place Aug. 6-7 as part of Lincoln Center’s Out Of Doors series.

    Dwight will make a special appearance this Sunday, August 7 at the Damrosche Bandshell at 7pm. Special guests The Cactus Blossoms will join him. 

    All events are free with no tickets required and will take place at Lincoln Center’s plazas between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenues, from West 62nd Street to West 65th Street (except where noted).

     

  • 06.10.16

    ‘Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day’ is available now! Recorded with Jack White, the 7” vinyl includes two tracks featured on Third Man Records' “Blue Series." Order your copy here D Team

     

  • 06.01.16

    Dwight took to the studio with Jack White & Third Man Records’ “Blue Series” to record two tracks for a special 7” vinyl. 'Tomorrow’s Gonna Be Another Day' is available next Friday, June 10! Pre-order your copy here.

     

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