WTJX Television in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands is the latest station to add Sun Studio Sessions to its lineup, airing Tuesday mornings and Saturday evenings. This week's episode features Justin Townes Earle and Sarah Borges.
Son of famed songwriter Steve Earle, Justin Townes Earle is making his own mark on the music scene. Justin the 2009 Americana Music Award for Best New and Emerging Artist. He has appeared on HBO's Treme, NPR’s Morning Edition, World Café, David Letterman and The Grand Ole Opry.
Featured on NPR's nationally broadcast "Mountain Stage" and Fresh Air” programs, Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles were an Americana Music Association "2009 New and Emerging Artist" nominee. Rolling Stone describes them as a : “friendly pop–rock attack” with “bits of twang, rockabilly and Fifties pop.” On this episode, Sarah performs live set stalwarts, including “Daniel Lee” and “Diablito.”
You can view the full WTJX lineup here.