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Thursday, December 6 2012

The Best Country Music of 2012

In 2012, you could be forgiven for being dismissive of the country music genre entirely -- to a point. For as long as country exists as a genre, there will be songwriters who are devoted to embodying their own vision of what “country” means, which sometimes means pushing the genre around.


Thursday, December 13 2007

The Best Country Music of 2007

Whatever your taste in music, be it Country or Western, 2007 has been something of a disappointment when compared with recent years. You have to look a little harder to find the diamonds in the Van Lear coal-mine that was the year that was, but they're there.


Thursday, December 13 2007

The Best Pop-Country of 2007

Purists may turn up their noses at pop-country, but it produced more top-shelf music this past year than the stricter formal traditions on which it draws.


Reviews

Wednesday, August 29 2012

Carrie Underwood: Blown Away

Underwood's fourth album cements her pop music divinity; this has its downside.


Monday, November 23 2009

Carrie Underwood: Play On

Play On is definitely not good, not horrifyingly bad, and precisely what you imagine it to be.


Wednesday, November 7 2007

Carrie Underwood: Carnival Ride

Carrie Underwood will probably never record a better song than "Before He Cheats", but she comes closer than you'd expect on her superb sophomore effort.


Blogs

Monday, September 29 2014

Global Citizen Festival: 27 September 2014 - Photos & Videos

Almost 50,000 people gathered in Central Park for the 3rd Annual Global Citizen Festival, a star-studded affair that draws attention to extreme poverty with world leaders pledging funds for relief.


News

Thursday, December 28 2006

'American Idol' Carrie Underwood has had a heck of a year

MINNEAPOLIS - Carrie Underwood spent last New Year's Eve hanging out with friends in her college town of Tahlequah, Okla. This New Year's Eve, a


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