Amanda Shires

Amanda Shires



Amanda Shires (born March 5, 1982) is an American singer-songwriter and violin player. She has performed as a member of the Texas Playboys, Thrift Store Cowboys and Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, as well as in a duo with Rod Picott. Shires has released five solo albums, her most recent My Piece of Land on the BMG Rights Management label in 2016.



My Piece of Land
My Piece of Land is an album by musical artist Amanda Shires, released on September 16, 2016.
West Cross Timbers
West Cross Timbers is an album by musical artist Amanda Shires, released on January 27, 2009.
Down Fell the Doves
Down Fell the Doves is an album by musical artist Amanda Shires, released on August 6, 2013.
Carrying Lightning
Carrying Lightning is an album by musical artist Amanda Shires, released on May 3, 2011.

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Blackberry Smoke a leader in Southern rock's future
  –  March 6, 2018
That was easy to figure out. He, of course, killed it.” In addition to Randolph, Blackberry Smoke enlisted the talents of Amanda Shires on “Let Me Down Easy” and The Wood Brothers on “Mother Mountain.” “I didn’t really know Amanda beforehand ...
Listen to John Prine’s Whimsical Cover of Johnny Cash’s “Ways of a Woman in Love”
  –  March 1, 2018
Some of the musicians who also contributed to Amazon’s 50-song “Love Me” playlist include Dan Auerbach, Amanda Shires, Hurray For The Riff Raff and Eric Krasno Band, among others. Watch the whimsical music video for Prine’s “Ways of a Woman in ...
The Late Show with Eve Blair
  –  February 28, 2018
Eve Blair presents music to help wind down your day. The Late Show Artists of the Week are The Lost Brothers. The lullaby comes from Diana Krall with other tracks from Amanda Shires, The Black Feathers and Thea Gilmore.
Have you been to this tucked-away listening room atop Shades Mountain?
  –  February 28, 2018
Don't let the nonchalant vibe fool you into thinking no big names have graced the stage, however. Violinist Amanda Shires and local blues legend Henry Gip (informally known as Mr. Gip of Gip's Place) are among the many standouts who have played to ...
Alan Jackson, Randy Travis Dress Up for GQ’s Sultans of Twang Portraits
  –  February 28, 2018
It was a family affair for some, as Stapleton is pictured with his wife, Morgane, who is expecting the couple's twins, and Isbell and his wife Amanda Shires brought 2-year-old Mercy, who stole the show with this look: Jackson was feeling nostalgic on ...
Drug overdoses contribute to record number of organ donors
  –  February 23, 2018
“That was what he wanted. People can judge, but he could be the one who saved your dad, your whoever,” said his wife, Amanda Shires, 27. “When it’s a hard day I think, ‘It’s not only bad. Something good did come out of it.’ ” Last year was ...
Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit / Amanda Shires
  –  January 14, 2018
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