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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.


Reviews

Tuesday, December 10 2013

Dwight Yoakam: 21st Century Hits – Best of 2000-2012

There's no reason not to pick this one up if you’re looking for a tight compilation of recent music from one of the greats. As a document of a transitional period in Yoakam’s lengthy career, it works well.


Thursday, November 1 2007

Dwight Yoakam: Dwight Sings Buck

All country fans -- all those who are moved by America's restless spirit -- should thank Dwight Yoakam for reviving Buck Owens' soul.


Thursday, November 9 2006

Dwight Yoakam: Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc. [Deluxe Edition]

The 20th anniversary reissue of Yoakam's major-label debut includes both his 1981 demos and a live show from the Roxy in L.A.


Wednesday, November 30 2005

Dwight Yoakam: Live from Austin, TX [DVD]

If jeans-wearing were an Olympic sport, Dwight Yoakam would win every single medal and possibly even lead some sort of honorary jeans-parade.


Sunday, June 12 2005

Dwight Yoakam: Blame the Vain

Two decades into an impressive recording career, Dwight Yoakam continues to deliver the ten-gallon goods.


News

Tuesday, July 5 2011

Dwight Yoakam returns to Warners, new album slated for early 2012

LOS ANGELES—It's fairly common for a major label recording artist to switch to an indie label as time goes by and their impact on


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