Murder by Death Create a Space Western That Features Plenty for Diehard Fans and an Entry Point for New Ones
On The Other Shore, two star-crossing lovers find hope in the dark. And Murder by Death finds a new direction.
Robbie Fulks turns Linda Gail Lewis' life story into an oracle to see the past as it really was—when Southern rock was down and dirty and set the prim nation on its head.
Luke Winslow-King's Blue Mesa features his ever smoky vocals and sharp guitar playing while both lyrics and music ruminate deeply on inner journeying.
In Americana music the present is female. Two-thirds of our year-end list is comprised of albums by women. Here, then, are the women (and a few men) who represented the best in Americana in 2017.