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This Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and self-described “barroom guitarist” is widely considered to be one of the pivotal founders of the current Americana music scene. Since forming the highly influential roots rock/R&B band The Blasters, and throughout his long and critically acclaimed solo career, his recordings and live performances move through loud, aggressive rock and roll to contemplative acoustic storytelling.

Alvin’s songs have been recorded by a who’s who of contemporary roots artists like Los Lobos, Little Milton, Joe Ely, Dwight Yoakam, James McMurtry and X. Alvin’s songs have also been featured in many movies and television shows including The Sopranos, True Blood, The Wire, Justified, Six Feet Under, Crybaby, Miss Congeniality and From Dusk To Dawn.