Steve Earle & The Dukes to Record Album of Justin Townes Earle Songs

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Steve Earle & The Dukes to Record Album of Justin Townes Earle Songs

Steve Earle & The Dukes will be releasing a new album in 2021, consisting of songs written by Earle’s late son Justin Townes Earle. Townes Earle passed away last month, so the album would be a touching tribute to the legacy he left behind.

100% of the advances and royalties made on the album will be placed in a trust for Justin’s daughter. Recording is set to start in October, and it’s slated for a January release—around the time of Justin’s birthday.

Read Paste’s August 2020 feature on Justin Townes Earle’s musical growth over the years here.

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