Album Review – Tim Goodin’s “True Stories and Flat Out Lies”11 Comments
If you’re looking for the Appalachian sound that has gone untouched by the rapacious cretins in Nashville and their commercial interests, Tim Goodin is a good place to start.
Police Captain In Mark Capps SWAT Killing Moved To Parks Dept.16 Comments
Saving Country Music has learned that the Captain who presided over the SWAT team on January 5th when Mark Capps was killed has been reassigned to the Parks Department.
Dolly Parton Releases Wild Track List for Upcoming Rock Album73 Comments
Talking a play out of the Morgan Wallen/Zach Bryan playbook, Dolly Parton has decided to go big.
Album Review – Megan Moroney’s “Lucky”52 Comments
It’s official, ladies and gentlemen. Country music has entered a new neotraditional age. There may be no better evidence than Megan Moroney’s “Lucky.”
Willie Nelson’s Now a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer … and a Rock Artist Isn’t108 Comments
Even though you want to root for your favorite country artist for any honor they might receive, it feels like Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions should be reserved from rock and roll artists first and foremost.
Album Review – Slaid Cleaves – “Together Through The Dark”15 Comments
‘Together Through The Dark’ is a tempered and thoughtful mid/late career effort by Cleaves that compliments his tranquil voice and calming disposition … until it isn’t, and the passion for imperative topics comes boiling up…
Tyler Childers Plays Guitar Through His Pa-Paws Old TV7 Comments
“It was his pa-paws old TV that he held on to for years and always wanted to do something with it,” says Matt of the Austin, TX-based Square Amps.
30 Years Ago: The Women of Country Make History70 Comments
It might have been one of the most important moments for women in country music in the genre’s history, and maybe one of the most important moments in country history, period. But you rarely hear mention of it.
Turnpike Troubadours Announce New Tour, Launch Album Pre-Order25 Comments
It’s been a week for the Turnpike Troubadours, that’s for sure. But they aren’t done yet, announcing a new tour and album pre-orders.
Jamey Johnson Remains a Prolific Collaborator24 Comments
The lack of new, original music from Jamey Johnson is still a sore subject for many. But that doesn’t mean Jamey Johnson fans don’t have ample opportunities to hear his voice.
Song Review – The Turnpike Troubadours – “Mean Old Sun”69 Comments
The first observation about “Mean Old Sun” is that it’s distinctly a Turnpike Troubadours song.
Delving Into The Disconnect Between Zach Bryan Lovers & Haters112 Comments
Zach Bryan has become one of the most popular artists in country. But mention his name, and a vocal minority pop up to complain.
Disgraced Publicist Kirt Webster Working with George Jones Estate, Others40 Comments
The George Jones Estate and others continue to work with disgraced publicist Kirt Webster, who has accused of sexual assault and other behavior.