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Out of the Past: Ashley Monroe's Sparrow, reviewed

If anyone’s going to make a countrypolitan record in 2018, let it be Ashley Monroe—who, as a singer, songwriter, and record-maker, is unparalleled at finding common ground between country traditionalism and country modernism. 874 more words

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Classic Review - Sturgill Simpson's 'Metamodern Sounds in Country Music'

As more time passes, the impact of this album continues to grow. Who would have thought a sophomore release from a relatively unknown independent artist from Kentucky in 2014 would change the country music landscape? 1,063 more words

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John Prine Continues To Be Great on His Newest Album, 'The Tree of Forgiveness'

John Prine had a lot to live up to on his newest album, The Tree of Forgiveness, which was released this past Friday. With contemporaries such as Kris Kristofferson and Johnny Cash, Prine is expected to write the kind of songs that stir up a range of emotions within his audience – don’t worry though, he most certainly delivered. 507 more words


Brandi Carlile - Sugartooth

Empathy has been a hot topic lately and is one of the focal points of the latest release from Brandi Carlile.   While doing press for this record, Brandi has spoken about the effects motherhood and age have played on her music.  305 more words


Music Review: The Oaks Takes Listeners on a New Revival

A few definitions for the word revival on Dictionary.com are: 1. Restoration of life 2. A new production of an old play, and 3. An awakening. 1,009 more words

Oak Ridge Boys

Album Review: The Oak Ridge Boys - '17th Avenue Revival'

The Oak Ridge Boys started out as a gospel quartet, and after many years in country music have returned to their roots for this latest album, produced by Dave Cobb. 258 more words

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Arkansas rocker Jesse Welles pulls at every heartstring with the release of his heart-wrenching single, “Seventeen.” Telling a tale of nostalgia and sorrow, Welles’ single builds anticipation for his upcoming debut album, … 127 more words

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