Jalan Crossland has been at it for a while now, picking guitar and banjo across the country and the world. But two decades on the road have done little to diminish the Ten Sleep man’s passion for music. An exceptionally talented musician, he and has won national awards for his guitar finger-picking. His music portrays a vivid account of life in the small towns and backcountry of 21st Century America. Even though his songs depict the hardship and heartbreak of the times, they are laced with optimism and humor.