FTM pal and Mixtape participant (you can still get it through Monday! and get his album Carlene as a free bonus!) Robert Earl Reed gives us his top 10 albums of the year.
Reverend Robert Earl Reed's Top 10 Albums of 2011
“Inner Planetary Honky Tonk” of the first degree.
REAL! Southern Rawk from the Ozarks
North Mississippi Hill Country Influenced Badassness
Awesome story telling about an awesome story teller
Pure Powerful XXX Music
We are watching the making of a true American Songwriting Legend with every note
A Classic Beauty of Voice
Just plain Ole Bad Ass Music
An under heard, under appreciated, Mississippi Story Teller of Monumental Proportion (think Mark Twain)
Real Songs, Real Artists
Here's a video from Powder Mill, the #2 finisher on the Rev's list:
Larry Lee would not be happy.