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The Best Album Re-Issues of 2014
14 Dec 2014 // 8:09 PM
The music world saw reissues from all over the genre map, spanning classic rock titans to electronic music legends.
The Best 20 Re-Issues of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 3:00 PM
The year's best re-issues are highlighted by a trio of rock gods in the Stones, Lennon and Bowie as well as a bona fide American jazz genius and a bevy seminal '70s and '80s British bands.
Steve Earle's 'I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive'
7 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM
A been-there-lived-it-attitude and street-level redemption, all propelled by a songwriter's/storyteller's lyrical and narrative knack.
Hank's Other Side: Religion, Radio, and the Roots of Country Music
1 Feb 2009 // 2:00 PM
Hank Williams' recordings for WSM's Mother's Best Flour radio show challenge the modern listener's idea that country music reserves Jesus for Sunday morning.
Hank Williams: The Garden Spot Programs, 1950
17 Jun 2014 // 8:04 PM
Recorded live in the same Nashville studio where Williams made his records, these tracks separate the singer’s mournful vocals just enough from their backing to echo the eerie, unmoored loneliness of the lyrics.
Various Artists: The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams
12 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM
The only thing more exciting than the release of 12 previously unrecorded Hank Williams lyrics is the group of artists recruited to put them together.
Hank Williams Revealed: The Unreleased Recordings
27 Nov 2009 // 11:01 PM
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Straight-up country: Musical genre's love affair with alcohol
22 Jan 2010 // 3:00 AM
Each night I leave the bar room when it's over Not feeling any pain at closing time But tonight your memory found me much too