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Features

Tuesday, December 6 2011

The Best Country Music of 2011

At first it seemed like an especially quiet year in country music, and in some ways it might have been. At the same time, country is country: it rolls on.


Columns

Tuesday, March 11 2014

On Country Music Outsiders... and Fakers

Let's compare Eric Church's macho, white-power Outsiders to some newly reissued country outsiders from the '70s, the out-gay-country group Lavender Country.


Thursday, August 9 2012

Bruce Springsteen, Country Music Idol?

Country singers of all stripes have covered or referenced Bruce Springsteen in their songs, yet the reasons they do so, and what they see in his songs, is not as easy to read as you might expect.


Reviews

Thursday, February 20 2014

Eric Church: The Outsiders

Eric Church is not as hard as he wants you to think, but his softness is what makes him interesting.


Thursday, April 2 2009

Eric Church: Carolina

It’s a testament to the quality of the songwriting that, of Eric Church's two albums, Carolina actually qualifies as the more distinctive one and the better one.


Thursday, January 11 2007

Eric Church: Sinners Like Me


News

Thursday, February 14 2013

Eric Church Leads 48th Academy of Country Music Nominations

LOS ANGELES — Lionize your rock and country heroes in songs and good things will follow — it worked for Taylor Swift, who launched her career six


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