Thursday, December 6 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.
Tuesday, December 10 2013
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
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
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
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
Two decades into an impressive recording career, Dwight Yoakam continues to deliver the ten-gallon goods.
Tuesday, July 5 2011
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