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.
Tuesday, July 1 2014
Willie Nelson still makes records that are smart, funny, sexy, and heartbreaking.
Tuesday, June 17 2014
A melancholy estrangement from previous work, suggesting a kind of collapse.
Sunday, March 30 2014
A stripped down version of this overwrought and over-weighted album could have provided a way out of Nashville's doldrums.
Thursday, February 20 2014
Eric Church is not as hard as he wants you to think, but his softness is what makes him interesting.