Old Crow Medicine Show has broke onto the Americana-bluegrass scene appealing to traditionalists and hipsters alike.
Gotan Project frontman Philippe Cohen Solal went to Nashville in 2007 to pursue his love of American folk and country music and record the album Moonshine Sessions on which this track appears.
American icon Tom Waits reprises his carnivalesque signature sound on this track from his 2002 release Blood Money.
A true American original, legendary singer-song-writer Tom Waits turns in a sweet, sepia-tinged ballad from his 1999 release The Mule Variations.
In the late 90's, after a stint as a corrections officer at Rikers Island prison, Sharon Jones began working with musicians who would later make up her current backing band, the Dap-Kings. Fitting their sound, this video was shot on two vintage cameras.
American icon Tom Waits rocks his way through this syncopated raver from the 2006 collection Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards.
An intimate look at Calexico's hometown of Tucson, Arizona. Bandmates Joey Burns and John Convertino take us around town and talk about what they love about Tucson: the people, food, arts scene, and weather.
Calexico tastefully blends alt-country and indie rock to create a sound all their own. This video comes from their 2008 album Carried To Dust.
In this video filmed in New Orleans Old Crow Medicine Show draws attention to the people and neighborhoods affected by Hurricane Katrina.
Child actress turned indie rock star Jenny Lewis teams up with the Kentucky-born Watson Twins, Chandra and Leigh, on this release from her 2006 album Rabbit Fur Coat.
Legendary country singer Johnny Cash revisited some of the gems in his catalog on 1994's now-classic American Recordings.
This Johnny Cash video, which won a 2008 Grammy for Best Short Form Music Video, features an epic cast of celebrities: Iggy Pop, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake, Kate Moss, Keith Richards, Johnny Depp, Sheryl Crow, Owen Wilson, and many more.