Friday, October 17 2014
The latest from M.C. Taylor and Scott Hirsch's country-leaning band serves as an re-introduction and a rebirth for their signature sound.
Tuesday, October 7 2014
A testament to the power of love and commitment and one of the best Americana releases of the year.
Wednesday, October 1 2014
Both familiar and challenging, Williams' new record invites her audience to dance slow and close to a set of adult songs for adult listeners.
Existential dread is nothing new for Will Oldham's performing persona, but this new record might be his most harrowing yet.
Tuesday, February 11 2014
This lively archival release captures the L.A. band in their early "cowpunk" stage before Geffen got '80s production all over them.
Monday, September 16 2013
Stitches finds a power in its directness that has led to some of the band's best music.
Wednesday, May 1 2013
The Interestings revisits certain Wolitzer themes: the wish for talent versus the possession of it, competition amongst friends, parenting developmentally disabled children, the challenges faced by gay people, and mortal illness.
Sunday, November 6 2011
An album-length ode to hangdogs, the women who settle for them, and the extremely long titles that ensue.
Thursday, November 3 2011
There's a lack of musical exploration here, but the Providence alt-country rockers embrace their love for booze and rebellion more than ever on this record.
Wednesday, October 5 2011
1991 was a significant, even historic year, for country music, giving a strong indication of the direction it would take from then on to now.