Nov 3, 2020
Oct 26, 2020
Sep 17, 2020
When I hear Dan + Shay
"You heard that new FGL song? It's actually pretty good"
Yep, I've been listening to Lori McKenna again
When you detect shitty snapbeat country in your vicinity
Carrie Underwood & Thomas Rhett tied for ACM Entertainer of the Year???
When you had to watch the ACMs for blog content, but it's finally thankfully over
When the kid wants to hear some Kane Brown
♫ ♬ Write this down, take a little note ♫ ♬
Oh, you think I'm going to turn down the Waylon?
When just about any new male mainstream country singer meets another new male mainstream country singer
Sep 9, 2020
Sep 3, 2020
23 Favorite Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)
I meant to post this at the end of last year with blurbs and whatnot, but it did not happen.
1. Jason Isbell - Southeastern
2. Lori McKenna - The Bird and the Rifle
3. Tyler Childers - Purgatory
4. The Damn Quails - Down the Hatch
5. Father John Misty - I Love You Honeybear
6. John Moreland - In the Throes
7. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
9. Jamey Johnson - The Guitar Song
10. Brandy Clark - 12 Stories
11. Run the Jewels - RTJ
12. James McMurtry - Complicated Game
13. The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream
14. Kendrick Lamar - good Kid, M.A.A.D. City
15. Turnpike Troubadours - Goodbye Normal Street
16. Sturgill Simpson - Metamodern Sounds in Country Music
17. Jamie Lin Wilson - Jumping Over Rocks
18. Run the Jewels - RTJ2
19. Lydia Loveless - Somewhere Else
20. Chris Stapleton - Traveler
21. Cody Jinks - Adobe Sessions
22. Ashley McBryde - Girl Going Nowhere
23. Pallbearer - Foundations of Burden
Honorable Mentions: Sturgill Simpson - High Top Mountain, Kacey Musgraves - Same Trailer Different Park, Cody Jinks - I’m Not the Devil, Turnpike Troubadours - A Long Way From Your Heart, Kellie Pickler - 100 Proof, Mike & The Moonpies - Cheap Silver, Turnpike Troubadours -s/t, Miranda Lambert - The Weight of These Wings, Ruston Kelly - Dying Star, Brandi Carlile - By the Way I Forgive You, Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor’s Guide, Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires - There is a Bomb in Gilead, Charlie Robison - Beautiful Day, Lucero - Among the Ghosts, Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial, Gojira - Magma, Colter Wall -s/t.
Jul 30, 2020
Why do you care about other people listening to music you don't think is really country?
When Rebecca Howe says Willie Nelson is a pot-head commie
A typical radio station visit for a female country singer
When somebody plays Florida-Georgia Line on the jukebox
How you can tell a Brantley Gilbert fan just walked in
Lori McKenna is the best songwriter working today
Turnpike! Ragweed! Turnpike! Ragweed!
When Sawyer Brown came on at a party in the early 90s