Jason Isbell
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//Features

The 75 Best Albums of 2013
2 Jan 2014 // 9:00 PM

From genre-busting electronic music to new highs for the polygot that is "Americana"... from R&B to metal... from hip-hop to rockin' and poppin' indie... 2013 was a great year for new music.

The Best Americana of 2013
10 Dec 2013 // 9:14 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.

//Columns

Our Jason Isbell, Ourselves
28 Apr 2014 // 9:30 PM

Jason Isbell delivered one of the strongest records in 2013, and in doing so, he helped redefine the parameters of Americana.

//Reviews

Jason Isbell: Something More Than Free
12 Jul 2015 // 9:30 PM

While it doesn't quite have the thunderous impact of Southeastern, Something More Than Free confirms that Jason Isbell is a rare talent.

Jason Isbell: Southeastern
18 Jun 2013 // 6:06 PM

Working through the darkness to see the light, Jason Isbell reflects and bares his soul on the mesmerizing Southeastern.

//Blogs

Counterbalance: Jason Isbell's 'Southeastern'
20 Jun 2014 // 4:00 AM

You should know compared to people on a global scale our kind has had it relatively easy. Jason Isbell gets that -- and a lot more as well. His 2013 release is this week’s Counterbalance.

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos)
16 Jun 2014 // 7:45 AM

The tenth annual Nelsonville Music Festival took place from May 29 to June 1.

//News

Songwriter Jason Isbell Reaches for 'Something More'
12 Aug 2015 // 5:11 AM

Jason Isbell recently spoke about his writing process, his active — and very funny — Twitter presence and the complexity of being Southern in 2015.

Musician Jason Isbell: I’m 'a lot more comfortable in my own skin'
9 Jul 2015 // 9:00 AM

Jason Isbell is releasing Something More Than Free, his fifth solo album since being ousted from stalwart country-rock unit the Drive-by Truckers in 2007.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

// Short Ends and Leader

"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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