joe ely

Joe Ely Looks Back on His 50-Year Career Ahead of Austin City Limits Hall of Fame Induction

October 21, 2022 | By Joe NIck Patoski

It has been quite a month for Joe Ely. The Flatlanders, the Lubbock trio he first played and recorded with in 1972, headlined the Back to the Basics Music Festival at Luckenbach in late September.

Texas Producer Lloyd Maines Steps Out on His Own

September 13, 2022 | By Joe Nick Patoski

The call came at the exact minute he said it would. “When you’ve been working in the studio for 50 years, you learn that,” the booming voice on the other end of the line said.

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