James McMurtry is in concert July 15 at Door Community Auditorium.
James McMurtry, arguably one of the more accomplished Americana songwriters of the last half-century, is in concert July 15 at Door Community Auditorium.
An accomplished singer and guitarist, McMurtry has released 10 albums over his Grammy-nominated career, and the poignant lyrics of his immense catalogue ring true today. Bestselling author Stephen King wrote in Entertainment Weekly, "The simple fact is that James McMurtry may be the truest, fiercest songwriter of his generation."
The son of "Lonesome Dove" author Larry McMurtry was raised on a steady diet of Roy Acuff and Johnny Cash ...