SHAWN COLVIN: LA STORIA DEL ROCK

Nata nel South Dakota nel 1956, inizia nell’ambiente folk del Greenwich Village di New York intorno al 1983.
E’ compositrice dei suoi brani e insieme a suo marito, come bassista, ripropone pezzi cover di Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Police e Steve Earle.
Segue un ottimo doppio dal vivo.
Anche i testi sono impegnati soprattutto sul femminismo, riceve anche due premi Grammy.
Negli ultimi anni la sua musica si è ulteriormente evoluta verso il folk-rock, con raffinate tecniche musicali.
Discografia album 1989 Steady On 1992 Fat City 1994 Cover Girl 1995 Live '88 1996 A Few Small Repairs 1998 Holiday Songs and Lullabies 2001 Whole New You 2004 Polaroids: A Greatest Hits Collection 2006 These Four Walls 2009 Live Singoli 1990 "Steady on" 1990 "Diamond in the Rough" 1992 "Round of Blues" 1992 "Climb on (A Back That's Strong)" 1993 "I Don't Know Why" 1994 "Every Little Thing He Does is Magic" 1995 "One Cool Remove" (w/ Mary Chapin Carpenter) 1995 "I Don't Know Why" 1997 "Get Out of This House" 1997 "Sunny Came Home" 1997 "You and Mona Lisa" 1998 "Nothin' on Me" 2001 "Whole New You" 2001 "Bound to You" 2006 "Fill Me Up" 2007 "Crazy" Partecipazioni * One Fine Day (film) Track 5: "Someone Like You" - (CD) - Sony - 1996 * Legacy: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac's Rumours]' Track 7: "The Chain" — (CD) — Atlantic Records — 1998 * Elmopalooza! Track 6: "I Don't Want to Live on the Moon" (with Ernie) — (CD) — Sony Wonder — 1998 * Runaway Bride Track 8: "Never Saw Blue Like That Before" — (CD) — Sony — 1999 * Serendipity Track 7: "When You Know" — (CD) — Sony — 2001 * 107.1 KGSR Radio Austin - Broadcasts Vol.10 Track 7: "Not a Drop of Rain" — (CD) — 2002 * WYEP Live and Direct: Volume 4 - On Air Performances Track 3: "Whole New You" — (CD) — 2002 * Born to the Breed: A Tribute to Judy Collins Track 5: "Secret Gardens" — (CD) — Wildflower — 2008 * Bela Fleck and the Flecktones - Outbound - Track 3: "A Momen  

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