Thursday, December 20 2012
Americana meant different things to different people this year, with revitalized legends and young traditionalists offering new visions of American music.
Wednesday, December 17 2008
The year's best country music may be topped by archival releases from deceased artists, but the living managed to offer a strong alternative to the Nashvegas machine.
Wednesday, December 5 2012
What keeps the music from being treacly are the sincerity in which it's sung, the sometimes coarseness of the homespun singing and playing, and the eccentricity in which they deliver the goods.
Tuesday, January 20 2009
Chambers and Nicholson come in under the radar with one of the year's best country discs.