McCoury, Earle and Others Featured on Randy Newman Tribute

The Del McCoury Band, Steve Earle, Allison Moorer and the Duhks are among those contributing tracks to an upcoming album paying tribute to singer-songwriter Randy Newman. Set for May 9 release on Sugar Hill Records, Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman was produced by Steve Fishell. Tracks include “Birmingham” (McCoury), “Rednecks” (Earle), “Marie” (Moorer) and “Political Science” (the Duhks). Reckless Kelly and Joe Ely collaborate on “Rider in the Rain,” and other participating artists include Tim O’Brien, Sonny Landreth, Béla Fleck, Sam Bush, Guster, Marc Broussard and Kim Richey.