Songwriter Willie Nile Gets Honoured

One of the unsung heroes of the music world, songwriter Willie Nile is having his 40 years of musical contributions celebrated with a doulble CD, 26 song release.

“Willie Nile Uncovered” is set for an August 21 release and will feature a variety of artists performing Nile’s songs.  Songs on the album span Nile’s writing career.

Among the artists appearing on the album are Nils Lofgren, Graham Parker, Richard Barone, Richard Shindell, Elliott Murphy, John Gorka, Slaid Cleaves, James Maddock, Dan Bern, Kenny White, Rod Picott, Jen Chapin, Caroline Doctorow, Emily Duff, Pete Mancini, and Iridesense.

A portion of the sales from the album will go to Rock Can Roll, a hunger relief foundation.

Listen to samples and see the track listing at:


feature photo credit: Paradiddle Records website



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