Sounds Like: Lucinda Williams
Label: Tallgirl Records
Manager: Chris Fletcher
Bio: Marshall Chapman was born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
To date she has released thirteen critically acclaimed albums, and her songs have been recorded by everyone from Emmylou Harris and John Hiatt to Irma Thomas and Joe Cocker. Of her three rockin’ albums for Epic, the Al Kooper-...See Full Bio
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“CD "BLAZE OF GLORY" One of Nashville’s best kept secrets since the mid-’70s deserves far more recognition than she has received. Marshall Chapman was roots Americana before anyone pigeonholed it into a genre. As one of the first women on a major label playing original, Southern based, crackling rock and roll, she broke gender barriers most didn’t realize existed. This is Chapman’s seventh release for her label Tallgirl Records, 13th overall and one of the finest in a long career....... The album’s confident, easy going but never lazy vibe is the result of working with the same musicians who contributed to 2010’s successful Big Lonesome..... The opening Bo Diddley beat-driven “Love in the Wind,” a duet with the similarly minded Todd Snider, is propelled by a restrained, insistent energy that snakes through the rest of the songs. It’s a cool, swampy, unhurried approach that subtly sucks you in.... Now in her mid-60s, Chapman is clearly comfortable in her veteran stat”