Justin Townes Earle
Features // 6 Articles
Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
Media // 2 Articles

The Best Americana of 2014
3 Dec 2014 // 8:20 PM

If forced to define Americana, it's the one genre where honest craftsmanship is required, respected, and rewarded, something the best of 2014 lived up to.

The Best Country Music of 2012
6 Dec 2012 // 9:00 PM

In 2012, you could be forgiven for being dismissive of the country music genre entirely -- to a point. For as long as country exists as a genre, there will be songwriters who are devoted to embodying their own vision of what “country” means, which sometimes means pushing the genre around.


Justin Townes Earle: Single Mothers
24 Sep 2014 // 8:04 PM

Single Mothers sounds like something you would expect from Earle: a carefully calculated and cohesive product.

Justin Townes Earle: Nothing's Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now
28 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

Earle's latest solid album explores Memphis soul and delivers some great songs, but its half-hour runtime too often makes it feel like it's in a rush.


Watkins Family Hour Stroll Down 'Highway 61 Revisited' at Lincoln Center (Photos)
13 Aug 2015 // 4:30 AM

Lincoln Center and Americanafest NYC welcomed the Watkins Family Hour for a special performance of Bob Dylan's Highway '61 Revisited.

Country Fried Rock: Justin Townes Earle Interview
23 Jul 2015 // 2:30 AM

When you are named for one of the most revered songwriters in American folk music, people expect you to either live up to the honor or crash and burn. Justin Townes Earle has done both in his lifetime.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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