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The Best Country Music of 2011
6 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
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.
The Past Is Never Past: How Country Music Remembers
25 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
Each year brings a slew of rock 'n' roll reissues or tributes, celebrating the anniversary of landmark albums from the past. Country music, however, tends to view its past differently.
George Strait: Here for a Good Time
27 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM
While Strait spends about half the album doling out sunbeams, the other half is all shadows and pain, firmly in the old-country tradition of hard luck songs.
George Strait: Twang
3 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM
On the best songs, the lean approach leads to elegance, to delivering many feelings and stories with a small number of words.
The Top 11 Greatest Hits from "Greatest Hits" Compilations
4 Feb 2015 // 4:00 AM
It's one of the strangest pop microcosms in history: singles released exclusively from Greatest Hits compilations. We rounded 'em up and ranked 'em to find out what is truly the greatest Greatest Hit of all.
George Strait - Twang (new album / stream)
7 Jul 2009 // 3:35 AM
George Strait Twang (MCA Nashville) Releasing: 11 August 2009 (US) / SONG LIST 01. Twang - Jim Lauderdale, Kendell Marvel and Jimmy Ritchey 02. Where Have I Been All My