Alan Jackson
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Everything Has Changed, Nothing Has Changed: Music in a Post-9/11 World
2 Mar 2015 // 10:00 PM

The attacks of 9/11 may have caused a noticeable shift in the lyrical content of musicians and even sonic changes in the short term, but, in the end, normalcy finds a way to settle in.

The Best Bluegrass of 2013
24 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

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.


Alan Jackson: Angels and Alcohol
15 Jul 2015 // 9:20 PM

Twenty five years in, Alan Jackson is sounding more like Alan Jackson than ever, which might be a splendid thing.

Alan Jackson: The Bluegrass Album
20 Oct 2013 // 9:03 PM

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


Alan Jackson delivers a no-frills good time at his concerts
6 Nov 2008 // 10:40 PM

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

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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