Archive for February, 2013

T Bone & The Civil Wars Team For Film Soundtrack

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Today, Sensibility Music released the soundtrack to A Place At The Table, featuring original songs and music by The Civil Wars and T Bone. The record features 14 songs, including the single “Lone Time Gone,” which can be heard here.  In support of finding an enduring solution to hunger in America, The Civil Wars, T Bone Burnett and Sensibility Music have agreed to donate the label’s net profits and 100% of the producer/artist royalties received to The Participant Foundation. The Participant Foundation exists to support programs that support a sustainable and peaceful world.

Coinciding with the soundtrack’s release, the full-length documentary (distributed by Magnolia Pictures) will be released March 1 in theaters nationwide as well as on iTunes and On Demand.  See a trailer for it here.

T Bone Wins Songwriting Grammy

Monday, February 11th, 2013

T Bone won a Grammy Award last night, along with Taylor Swift and John Paul White & Joy Williams from The Civil Wars, in the category of Best Song Written For Visual Media.  The foursome wrote “Safe & Sound” for The Hunger Games, which was a hit for Taylor and The Civil Wars last year.  T Bone also served as Musical Director and performed in a tribute to Levon Helm during the Grammy telecast last night, as he, Elton John, Mumford & Sons, Zac Brown, Mavis Staples and Brittany Howard of The Alabama Shakes sang “The Weight” in honor of the great musician.