In 1990 Susan Gibson went to college; it was there she found her love of trees and open mics. When pressure grew to pick one or the other, she moved to Amarillo to join forces with the Groobees, a choice that produced 3 albums, 5 sets of hard feelings, and one shoulder tattoo. During that time, esteemed producer Lloyd Maines, in an effort to get his daughter out of the house, sent Natalie Maines and the Gibson penned “Wide Open Spaces” to the Dixie Chicks. The rest is political and socioeconomic history. Recently, after being asked enough about it for the past decade, Gibson had to look up just what exactly the Dixie Chicks did win at the Grammy’s in 1999. Google affirmed that she did indeed write the title track to a Grammy award-winning album. ..... more
Susan Gibson has a new album, released yesterday. And it is tremendous. Check it out.
Now I know who to blame for the change in the weather.
It's Raining Outside Today, Hooray!
Susan Gibson singing a new song off her new album, "Tight Rope"
Happy With Nothing
Here is her version of her own great song.
Wide Open Spaces
One more from the new album.