Wednesday, December 24 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 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 records his first full-length LP, makes an argument about genre, and is still problematic about women.
Wednesday, November 5 2014
Don’t Let the World See Your Love may have a bitter undertone, but it goes down fairly sweet.
Wednesday, October 29 2014
The Killer makes an album worthy of his reputation, aided by an all-star cast and co-producer (and fellow music legend) Jim Keltner.
The Pine Hill Haints supply antique sounds, modern attitude, and a good time all around.
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Poe’s raven crowed “Nevermore” not “Nevermind”. If there is no God and no devil, then why there is death is the unanswerable koan here.
Monday, October 27 2014
With his new self-titled album, Wade Bowen has made what he calls "the record to start the next phase of my career."
Friday, October 17 2014
Rhino’s seven CD retrospective box set Soundtracks covers off the bulk of Ry Cooder’s ‘80s film work. Interesting and varied, this is a worthy re-issue.
Thursday, October 16 2014
Even though this EP is best suited to bedtime, as it feels like an extended lullaby, it does resonate and stick with the listener.