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The Best Americana of 2013
10 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
Our list for 2013 is predictably diverse, ranging from progressive newgrass to tradition-minded country to old-time acoustic to California canyon rock to psych folk to singer-songwriter and all points between.
The Best Americana of 2011
19 Dec 2011 // 3:00 PM
If you ask a critic or music fan to define Americana, be prepared for an avalanche of diverse responses of opinion. Still, there remain some constant benchmarks, such as pedal steel, fiddle, acoustic guitars -- and good songwriting.
Ha Ha Tonka: Lessons
10 Oct 2013 // 8:03 PM
This excellent indie quartet from Missouri broadens its sonic palette and creates its richest album yet.
Ha Ha Tonka: Death of a Decade
20 Apr 2011 // 4:00 PM
Springfield, MO's favorite sons take a look at where they've been and where they're going on their mature, nuanced third record.
SXSW 2009: Interview with Ha Ha Tonka (video)
20 May 2009 // 11:41 PM
Last autumn, this vidblogger caught Ha Ha Tonka's stunning show at a Bloodshot Records showcase in Brooklyn. They didn't disappoint in Austin, either. Here, guitarist
Music Day 4: Ha Ha Tonka
22 Mar 2009 // 11:00 PM
Photos: James Edward Crittendon