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Monday, August 16 2010

Josh Ritter + Justin Townes Earle + Dawn Landes: 8 August 2010 - New York

Two young forces in Americana songwriting made for a pleasant Sunday night on Governor’s Island in New York Harbor.


Wednesday, October 1 2014

Lucinda Williams: Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone

Both familiar and challenging, Williams' new record invites her audience to dance slow and close to a set of adult songs for adult listeners.


Tuesday, September 30 2014

Luke Winslow-King: Everlasting Arms

Luke Winslow-King furthers his explorations of pre-war American music on his latest for Bloodshot.


Thursday, September 25 2014

Pauline Andrès - “Patsy Cline” (video / stream)

All Them Ghosts is smoky Americana by way of Germany.


Friday, September 19 2014

‘Producing Country’ Is Great Oral History

This is an exceptional read on how records get made. We learn how producers coaxed great performances, made power deals, and generally had a good time.


Friday, September 5 2014

The Del McCoury Band and Hot Rize Talk Music and Share Tunes

In this amazing new video, bluegrass legends Del McCoury and Tim O'Brien chat about my hero Bill Monroe, the Del McCoury Band, and the importance of Hot Rize.


Tuesday, August 19 2014

Sons of Bill - “Brand New Paradigm” (audio) (Premiere)

Check out the latest tune from the Charlottesville alt-country/rock outfit Sons of Bill, the catchy and thoughtful "Brand New Paradigm".


Friday, June 20 2014

Counterbalance: Jason Isbell’s ‘Southeastern’

You should know compared to people on a global scale our kind has had it relatively easy. Jason Isbell gets that -- and a lot more as well. His 2013 release is this week’s Counterbalance.


Wednesday, June 18 2014

Hook & Anchor - “Concerning Spectral Pinching” (audio) (Premiere)

"Concerning Spectral Pinching," one of the standout tracks off of the Portland, Oregon, folk and Americana group Hook & Anchor's self-titled debut, is available to stream exclusively at PopMatters.


Friday, May 30 2014

John Fullbright: Songs

Songs is not so much a veering departure as it is a deliberately studied variation on a theme.


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Horseback: Piedmont Apocrypha (Reviews) [13.May.14]
The Baseball Project: 3rd (Reviews) [23.Apr.14]
Rodney Crowell: Tarpaper Sky (Reviews) [17.Apr.14]
Driftwood: Driftwood (Reviews) [21.Mar.14]
Irene Kelley: Pennsylvania Coal (Reviews) [12.Feb.14]
Jamestown Revival: Utah (Reviews) [10.Feb.14]
Parker Millsap: Parker Millsap (Reviews) [5.Feb.14]
Moreland & Arbuckle: 7 Cities (Reviews) [10.Sep.13]
Jason Isbell: Southeastern (Reviews) [18.Jun.13]
William Tyler: Impossible Truth (Reviews) [27.May.13]
A Preview of the 2013 Twilight Americana Festival (Notes from the Road) [25.Apr.13]
Willie Nelson: Heroes (Reviews) [16.May.12]
Deer Tick: Divine Providence (Reviews) [3.Nov.11]
Bear Cub: Always Be Down EP (Capsule Reviews) [20.Oct.11]
Ryan Adams: Ashes & Fire (Reviews) [11.Oct.11]
Crooked Still: Friends of Fall EP (Capsule Reviews) [9.Oct.11]
Danny Schmidt: Man of Many Moons (Reviews) [28.Sep.11]
100 Monkeys: Liquid Zoo (Capsule Reviews) [20.Sep.11]
Edwin McCain: Mercy Bound (Reviews) [15.Sep.11]
Big Harp: White Hat (Reviews) [12.Sep.11]
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