Elizabeth Cook is as, NPR notes a treasure of the Americana music scent. Shes been nominated for multiple Americana Music Awards, including Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Artist of the Year. Rolling Stone magazine, who listed her 2010 record Welder in its 30 best albums for that year, describes her as a traditionalist with a mountain howl and a taste for pure honky-tonk and gospel and her most recent album was on Rolling Stone Country's most anticipated 2016 albums list.... [see more] In this episode of Sun Studio Sessions she performs several songs including Methadone Blues and Straightjacket Love.
SUN STUDIO SESSIONS features today's best new touring artists performing live in the legendary Sun Studio in Memphis, TN. In additional to a live musical performance, each artist will share personal stories behind their songs and music.