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The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 60-41
7 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
PopMatters' coverage of the 2000s' best recordings continues with selections spanning Swedish progressive metal to minimalist electro-R&B.
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 80-61
6 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
In this next segment of PopMatters' look back on the music of the 2000s, we examine works by British electronic pioneers, Americana legends, and Armenian metal provocateurs.
Our Jason Isbell, Ourselves
28 Apr 2014 // 9:30 PM
Jason Isbell delivered one of the strongest records in 2013, and in doing so, he helped redefine the parameters of Americana.
8 Jun 2008 // 6:00 PM
The Drive-By Truckers' live shows once played like a songwriters-in-the-round session with electric guitars and increasingly empty bottles of Jack Daniels. Then Jason Isbell came along -- and it only got better.
Drive-By Truckers: It's Great to be Alive!
27 Oct 2015 // 9:30 PM
Consider It's Great to be Alive! a formal invitation to the perpetual Rock Show that is the Drive-By Truckers.
Drive-By Truckers: English Oceans
2 Mar 2014 // 9:06 PM
Drive-By Truckers have lost a songwriter and a guitarist since their last album, but English Oceans finds them adjusting with aplomb and turning out another strong record.
Drive-By Truckers - "Runaway Train" (Live) (Singles Going Steady)
14 Oct 2015 // 7:30 AM
This early pre Drive-By track shows how the band’s music has always been firmly rooted in keeping a pulsating beat.
Andrew Bryant - "Do What You Love" (audio) (Premiere)
23 Jan 2015 // 5:00 AM
The latest tune by the Water Liars drummer Andrew Bryant comes from "more than enough nights in a Motel 6 to last a lifetime".
Drive-By Truckers come back together to cross ‘English Oceans’
18 Mar 2014 // 7:27 AM
Throughout Drive-By Truckers’ existence, they’ve had a very definite division of labor. Co-leaders Mike Cooley and Patterson Hood have split the songwriting, Hood generally
Drive-By Truckers reborn after rocky run
28 Feb 2011 // 10:43 PM
A new documentary on the Drive-By Truckers, "The Secret to a Happy Ending" (ATO), shows just how close the great Southern rock band came to