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.
Tuesday, December 15 2009
This year saw a flood of plaid-shirted indie-roots bands building on the beardy throwbacks who gained country-rock traction in 2008. And while mainstream country music continued its evolution into '80s pop metal, plenty of roots acts turned the other direction with back-to-basics records.