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Amy LaVere

The Wandering - Words and Music - 2012

by Claudia Marshall

Luther Dickinson put The Wandering together like a bouquet of the richest blossoms in the North Mississippi scene. There's Shannon McNally on guitar, banjo prodigy Valerie June, Amy LaVere on upright bass, and Sharde Thomas kicking it on the drums. They all sing as well, and they all visited Studio A to celebrate their debut album, Go On Now, You Can't Stay Here.

Amy LaVere - Words and Music - 2011

by Rita Houston
From the death of her producer and mentor Jim Dickinson to the break-up of a band and a relationship, Memphis-based songwriter Amy LaVere works through some tough times on her new album, 'Stranger Me,' and she recently spoke with FUV's Rita Houston of making it through, and making it musical. [7/28/11]

Amy LaVere - Words and Music - 2009

by Rita Houston
Genres from punk to classic country find a place in Amy LaVere's sound, and they're all linked together by her voice and her instrument of choice -- the upright bass. Her latest album is called 'Anchors & Anvils,' and Amy brought her band to 'FUV to share a few live songs during an interview with host Rita Houston.