This is the second of Nate Wilcox's three interviews with Joe Nick Patoski, author of "Willie Nelson: An Epic Life".
In this episode Joe Nick tells us why Willie wasn’t satisfied as one of Nashville’s top songwriters and about his long struggle with the country music establishment.
Hear part 1: Willie Nelson The Honky Tonk Wilderness Years
part 3: Willie Nelson The Superstar Years
Let It Roll is a series of in-depth interviews with music writers like Ed Ward, Robert Gordon, Paul Trynka, Peter Doggett, Elijah Wald and more.