Alison Krauss Shares New Album ‘Windy City’


Acclaimed bluegrass musician Alison Krauss is set to issue a new solo album Windy City through Capitol Records on February 17. Krauss has made the entire 10-track album available in advance of its official release next week.

Marking her first solo album since 1999’s Forget About It Krauss enlisted Buddy Cannon to produce the LP’s 10 cover songs. Guest musicians appearing on the record include Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson, Sidney Cox and Suzanne Cox, Dan Tyminski and Cannon’s daughter Melonie Cannon.

The elder Cannon helped Krauss select songs to recorded that were penned by the likes of Willie Nelson, Roger Miller, John Harford and others. Stream Windy City via NPR Music’s First Listen below:

Here’s the video trailer for Windy City:

Windy City Tracklist:

  1. Losing You
  2. It’s Goodbye And So Long To You
  3. Windy City
  4. I Never Cared For You
  5. River In The Rain
  6. Dream Of Me
  7. Gentle On My Mind
  8. All Alone Am I
  9. Poison Love
  10. You Don’t Know Me