Tom Russell Eschews Modern Indie Rock's Emasculated Songwriting

Tucson Weekly | October 29, 2009
"(Indie-rock) voices have become wimpy, and so has the songwriting," says Russell, 56, matter-of-factly, prompted by my first question: Where have all the real men singer/songwriters gone, and why doesn't indie rock offer any?

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