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Tuesday, April 7 2015

Ray Wylie Hubbard: The Ruffian’s Misfortune

Perhaps this is the true ruffian’s misfortune: one mellows with age. Hubbard tries to pretend otherwise by snarling and playing blues licks.


Monday, March 30 2015

The Mavericks: Mono

Recording in mono might seem like a back-to-basics move but the Mavericks never forgot what they were about anyway.


Friday, March 27 2015

Ryan Bingham: Fear and Saturday Night

The candor of Bingham on Bingham reveals an intimate portrait of love and hope on Fear and Saturday Night.


Friday, March 20 2015

Allison Moorer: Down to Believing

Skip the self-help books on moving through the grieving process and get this album instead.


Thursday, March 12 2015

Pat McGee - “Overboard” (audio) (Premiere)

Hear the first single from the Virginia singer/songwriter Pat McGee's upcoming self-titled album, "Overboard".


Wednesday, February 25 2015

Blackberry Smoke: Holding All the Roses

Blackberry Smoke's fourth studio album is appropriately named after an analogy meaning "you're the winner".


Wednesday, December 24 2014

The Best Country Music of 2014

Take more than a quick glance at country music in 2014 and you'll see a varied landscape -- in terms of gender, age, experience and song content.


Friday, November 21 2014

Angaleena Presley: American Middle Class

Angaleena Presley steps away from the Pistol Annies for a solo album that cements her status as country music's great moralist.


Wednesday, November 19 2014

Sam Hunt: Montevallo

Sam Hunt records his first full-length LP, makes an argument about genre, and is still problematic about women.


Wednesday, November 5 2014

Spencer Burton: Don’t Let the World See Your Love

Don’t Let the World See Your Love may have a bitter undertone, but it goes down fairly sweet.


Jerry Lee Lewis: Rock & Roll Time (Reviews) [29.Oct.14]
Peter Rowan: Dharma Blues (Reviews) [28.Oct.14]
Ry Cooder: Soundtracks (Reviews) [17.Oct.14]
Jason Aldean: Old Boots, New Dirt (Reviews) [14.Oct.14]
Tim McGraw: Sundown Heaven Town (Reviews) [10.Oct.14]
Irene Kelley: Pennsylvania Coal (Reviews) [12.Feb.14]
John Mayer: Paradise Valley (Reviews) [20.Aug.13]
Court Yard Hounds: Amelita (Reviews) [17.Jul.13]
The Highest Order: If It’s Real (Reviews) [28.Apr.13]
Kim Richey: Thorn in My Heart (Reviews) [15.Apr.13]
Willie Nelson: Heroes (Reviews) [16.May.12]
Scotty McCreery: Clear As Day (Reviews) [9.Jan.12]
Vince Gill: Guitar Slinger (Reviews) [30.Oct.11]
Wagons: Rumble, Shake and Tumble (Reviews) [20.Oct.11]
Bear Cub: Always Be Down EP (Capsule Reviews) [20.Oct.11]
Crooked Still: Friends of Fall EP (Capsule Reviews) [9.Oct.11]
Danny Schmidt: Man of Many Moons (Reviews) [28.Sep.11]
The Jayhawks: Mockingbird Time (Reviews) [21.Sep.11]
Nick Lowe: The Old Magic (Reviews) [15.Sep.11]
Big Harp: White Hat (Reviews) [12.Sep.11]
Jonny Corndawg: Down on the Bikini Line (Capsule Reviews) [30.Aug.11]
Levi Lowrey: I Confess I Was a Fool (Capsule Reviews) [25.Aug.11]
Blake Shelton: Red River Blue (Reviews) [22.Aug.11]
Jeff Bridges: Jeff Bridges (Reviews) [15.Aug.11]
Daniel Isaiah: High Twilight (Capsule Reviews) [3.Aug.11]
Dolly Parton: Better Day (Reviews) [20.Jul.11]
Caitlin Rose: Own Side Now (Reviews) [26.Jun.11]
Mariana Bell: Push (Capsule Reviews) [9.Jun.11]
Carrie Elkin: Call It My Garden (Reviews) [24.Mar.11]
Lynn Miles: Fall For Beauty (Reviews) [8.Mar.11]
Doug Paisley: Constant Companion (Reviews) [27.Feb.11]
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