Stephen King Praises Steve Earle, Lyle Lovett

Author Stephen King, who occasionally moonlights as a member of the Rock Bottom Remainders band, has included new albums by Steve Earle and Lyle Lovett on his year-end list of favorite music, published in the Dec. 7 issue of Entertainment Weekly. Earle’s Washington Square Serenade topped the list, followed by Wilco’s Sky Blue Sky, Mika’s Life in Cartoon Motion, Lyle Lovett and His Large Band’s It’s Not Big It’s Large, Ozzy Osbourne’s Black Rain, John Fogerty’s Revival and Southern Culture on the Skids’ Countrypolitan Favorites.