Avett Brothers Helped Spark Roots Revival with “Emotionalism”

Avett Brothers Helped Spark Roots Revival with “Emotionalism”

If you would’ve told The Avett Brothers back in 2007 when they released their album Emotionalism that in five years, the best-selling album in all of music would be from a roots band playing acoustic instruments and featuring emotional, singer/songwriter material, they’d probably call you crazy. But that is the power one album can have to launch a formidable music career…