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PopMatters turns 20 years old this October and we're beginning to celebrate our history by taking you back in time a decade ago. Obama was in the White House and the musical times were very good indeed. Revisit 2009 through its best albums.
Pistol Annies offer hope through their heartbrokenness and comfort through community on their third album, Interstate Gospel.