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Features // 4 Articles
Columns // 4 Articles
Reviews // 33 Articles
Blogs // 4 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Features

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 Best Albums of 2014
22 Dec 2014 // 8:10 AM

From Polish black metal to mind-blowing progressive R&B and electronic music, 2014's best albums certainly have something for everyone.

//Columns

Is Hero Worship All There Is to Country Music?
13 Jan 2013 // 5:15 PM

All of the albums that critics/fans who fancy themselves “pure” country defenders have praised as the best of 2012 carry a heavy aura of the past about them. But how much can country music progress if it’s spending all of its time looking back?

Willie Nelson in the Twilight Glow
7 Feb 2010 // 4:00 PM

At 77, Willie's hair is now down to his tailbone, and you can see his trademark red locks fade to gray about midway up his back -- it's like examining the rings of a tree.

//Reviews

Willie Nelson: God's Problem Child
23 Apr 2017 // 9:30 PM

Having released a seemingly innumerable number of albums over the last half century plus, Willie Nelson shows no signs of slowing down on the excellent God’s Problem Child.

Willie Nelson: For the Good Times: A Tribute to Ray Price
30 Oct 2016 // 9:10 PM

You already know what this album sounds like. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t good.

//Blogs

Austin City Limits 2016 Weekend 2: Sunday
10 Oct 2016 // 4:45 AM

Popular acts like Haim and under-the-radar gems like Amasa Hines deliver big on the final day of ACL 2016.

Loretta Lynn - "Lay Me Down" feat. Willie Nelson (Singles Going Steady)
1 Apr 2016 // 9:20 AM

"Lay Me Down" is a moving, inspiring, and meaningful piece of country music, qualities of which the modern genre seems to have nearly lost all connection to.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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