Folk-Rock Royalty: Colvin & Earle Make Their Detroit Debut

Steve Earle & Shawn Colvin are ‘Colvin & Earle’

On their debut record Colvin & Earle, two of America’s most prolific singer-songwriters (in the old tradition), Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle, take on songs about love and politics, and dig into classic covers like “Ruby Tuesday” and “Tobacco Road.”

In anticipation of their concert tonight at Sound Board inside the Motor City Casino, we caught-up with troubadour and actor Steve Earle. 

Oh, you didn’t know he could act? Dig this:

 

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Travis Wright

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