Alan Jackson

Features

Tuesday, December 24 2013

The Best Bluegrass of 2013

In bluegrass circles, 2013 was a year that welcomed the rise of talented upstarts, the return to form of masters, and collaborations among the best in the business.


Tuesday, December 14 2010

The Best Country Music of 2010

The synthesis of the past, present and future is so much of what country music is about these days. The traditions haven’t disappeared, but the music is changing all of the time.


Reviews

Sunday, October 20 2013

Alan Jackson: The Bluegrass Album

Alan Jackson has said he’s wanted to make a bluegrass album for 15 years. Now, here it is, plain and simple.


Tuesday, March 30 2010

Alan Jackson: Freight Train

Of 2010’s mainstream, will-sell-big country albums, so far Freight Train is the one most likely to be called “traditionalist” in every review.


Thursday, March 27 2008

Alan Jackson: Good Time

An at-ease variety show of an album, with fantasy in the driver's seat, but the cold wind of reality right behind.


Monday, September 17 2007

Alan Jackson: 16 Biggest Hits

Is Alan Jackson his generation's premier country artist? This collection makes a compelling case in his favor.


Tuesday, October 17 2006

Alan Jackson: Like Red on a Rose

While it was Alan Jackson's idea to bring in Alison Krauss, it seems he may have got more than he bargained for.


News

Thursday, November 6 2008

Alan Jackson delivers a no-frills good time at his concerts

Alan Jackson has a little question he asks himself to keep his head in the right place. "Would Merle Haggard do that?" In an age


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