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The Best Country Music of 2014
23 Dec 2014 // 9:06 PM
Take more than a quick glance at country music in 2014 and you'll see a varied landscape -- in terms of gender, age, experience and song content.
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 100-81
5 Oct 2014 // 9:14 PM
PopMatters' picks for the best albums of the 2000s begins with a series of albums that spans epic metal, ornate indie folk, and a terrifying work of electronic music.
Miranda Lambert: Platinum
3 Jun 2014 // 9:06 PM
Here's a chart-baiting country album that also happens to be an exploration of the spoils, perils, and hypocrisies of female stardom.
Miranda Lambert: Four the Record
2 Nov 2011 // 5:00 PM
Four contains its share of keepers, but never has a Miranda Lambert album felt like so much work to get through.
Miranda Lambert - "Vice" (Singles Going Steady)
2 Aug 2016 // 9:15 AM
Taken as a whole, it's a low-stakes commercial country soap opera with lofty ambitions but little authenticity.
Guessing the 2015 Grammys
29 Jan 2015 // 4:48 AM
PopMatters predicts a night of newcomers, huge sweeps, and some love for two theme songs from 2013.
Stagecoach Is Now the World’s Biggest Country Music Festival
28 Apr 2015 // 8:37 AM
“I feel like country music is more popular right now than it’s ever been,” said Miranda Lambert.
Miranda Lambert trades in her gunpowder and lead for puppy-dog slippers
2 Oct 2009 // 1:46 AM
Miranda Lambert phoned the morning after, and she was wired and tired. The night before, the critically acclaimed country star had performed her much-anticipated new