There’s a new book in the works about Ray Wylie Hubbard! Brian T. Atkinson is writing The Messenger: The Songwriting Legacy of Ray Wylie Hubbard. The Austin-based author’s third book will be released in late fall 2019 via Texas A&M University Press. It will be released along with the companion disc “The Messenger: A Tribute to Ray Wylie Hubbard,” on Eight 30 Records and produced by Jenni Finlay and Atkinson.
Atkinson’s previous books include I’ll Be Here in the Morning: The Songwriting Legacy of Townes Van Zandt (TAMU Press, 2012) and Kent Finlay, Dreamer: The Musical Legacy behind Cheatham Street Warehouse (TAMU Press, 2016), co-written with Jenni Finlay. For more information: www.briantatkinson.com.
We will keep you posted on this release!