Winner, 2016 the Belmont Guide Award, Subsidized by means of the World Usa Song Conference

For greater than 40 years, Man Clark wrote and recorded unforgettable songs. His lyrics and melodies paint indelible photos of the folk, puts, and reports that formed him. He has served as style, mentor, supporter, and family member to a minimum of generations of the sector’s such a lot proficient and influential singer-songwriters. In songs like “Desperados Looking ahead to a Educate,” L.A. Highway,” “She Ain’t Going Nowhere,” and “Texas 1947,” Clark’s poetic mastery has given voice to a imaginative and prescient of Lifestyles, love, and bother that has resonated no longer most effective with enthusiasts of Americana Song, but additionally with the outstanding artists—together with Johnny Money, Ricky Skaggs, Jerry Jeff Walker, and others—who’ve recorded and carried out Clark’s Song.

Now, in Without Getting Killed or Stuck: The Lifestyles and Song of Man Clark, creator, manufacturer, and Song business insider Tamara Saviano chronicles the tale of this mythical artist from her distinctive vantage element as his former publicist and manufacturer of the Grammy-nominated album This One’s for Him: A Tribute to Man Clark. Section memoir, Section biography, Saviano’s skillfully built narrative weaves in combination the ordinary songs, greater-than-Lifestyles characters, prior to now untold tales, and riveting  feelings that make up the lifetime of this up to date-day poet and troubadour.