Anthony Easton is a writer, curator, artist and academic, currently living in Montreal.
Tuesday, December 17 2013
The idea of pleasure, of the loose swing and the obsessive grinding, becomes the central way that we talk about Luke Bryan, and often the central way that Bryan talks about himself, especially in 2013.
Thursday, November 20 2014
Angaleena Presley steps away from the Pistol Annies for a solo album that cements her status as country music's great moralist.
Tuesday, November 18 2014
Sam Hunt records his first full-length LP, makes an argument about genre, and is still problematic about women.
Monday, October 13 2014
Aldean's personal life, and Nashville's change of direction, isolate the listener and reinforce stereotypes.
Tuesday, August 26 2014
An excellent, if dull, reinforcement of their material for their usual fanbase.
Tuesday, July 1 2014
Willie Nelson still makes records that are smart, funny, sexy, and heartbreaking.