Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Late Night Pick: Sturgill Simpson

Alt-country singer/songwriter Sturgill Simpson is on Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon tonight (11:35 PM, NBC). I heard some more from Sturgill the other night on WRIR and I'm liking everything I hear. Old school country sound and insightful lyrics that sometimes embrace common country motifs and other times turn them on their head. Here's Sturgill playing "Turtles All the Way Down" on BBC Scotland a few days ago.

Here's two from Wilco on last night's Tonight Show. One they played on the show and the other is a web exclusive: