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For The Time Being: Robbie Fulks Reflects on His Rural Heritage With 'Upland Stories'
21 Jun 2016 // 8:30 PM
For a moment Robbie Fulks worried that he'd gone to the well of southern life one too many times. Then he decided to embrace the kind of music and stories he loves best. The result? A new career high with the album Upland Stories.
The Best Country Music of 2013
10 Dec 2013 // 1:25 AM
What's going to be most often said or written about the year in country music, 2013? That it was the "year of the woman" in a Nashville that's still a man's world after all.
Robbie Fulks: Upland Stories
30 Mar 2016 // 8:15 PM
It doesn’t matter if he’s singing about his aunt’s new old husband, an old man reminiscing in a nursing home, or the girls from Carolina. We are all a bunch of weirdos and better off for it.
The Mekons and Robbie Fulks: Jura
8 Dec 2015 // 8:20 PM
Members of the Mekons team up with iconoclastic songwriter Robbie Fulks for a collection of their own brilliant take on modern day sea shanties and British folk.
Robbie Fulks' Restlessness Is to Pop Music's Benefit
5 Jan 2016 // 3:54 AM
Robbie Fulks: “[In Chicago], I get to meet Irish players and punk-rock players and just people outside my mental or idiomatic realm. I think that’s been healthy.”