Calvin covers both the head-scratchers and the natural choices in this year’s American Roots nominations.
I’ve got a double shot of Emily Duff’s country rock album, plus Sonny Landreth, Jason Isbell, Steve Earle, Jim Lauderdale, and much more!
Ep358 features the new album from David Childers called Run Skeleton Run. I like the back-porch feel of this album .
Slaid Cleaves sings about average guys. Steve Earle sings about Outlaws. Jefferson Ross sings about family. Andy Neil & Roosevelt Collier don’t sing at all.
The Nashville Sound by Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit is full of penetrating lyrics and righteous music.
Zephaniah Ohora shares hie new old country sounds from This Highway, plus the new Jason Isbell album, new music from Colter Wall, Shannon McNally & more…
Adds: Jason Isbell’s country, Pokey LaFarge’s jump blues, The Bohannon’s southern rock, blues rock by Dustbowl Revivial & southern gothic from Rod Melancon
Calvin weighs in on the nominations for the 2017 Americana Music Association Awards
This week I complete the Best of 2015 countdown, featuring albums #20 through #1 on the list.
Check out the Best of 2015 in Americana Music and discover your next favorite band.
Americana Music Show producers share their Best of 2015 Picks.
Rock & roll from Bow Thayer, Jason Lee McKinney Band, cajun honkytonk from Kevin Sekhani, new tunes from Jason Isbell.
I’m not going to say Something More Than Free by Jason Isbell leaves the twang behind, but there’s some sort of transformation/transcendence at work.
While we praise Jason isbell for his deep and creative songwriting on Southeastern, “Super 8” is the track we come back to over and over.
This episode of the Americana Music Show features tracks from albums #15 through #1 on the 2013 Best of Americana Music Show list.
The top forty albums submitted to the Americana Music Show in 2013. Check out the list to see and hear the best in americana music.
July 15, 2013 Howdy, On episode 148 of the Americana Music Show, Russell Mefford talks about why he “never got in the boat,” the logistics of recording with marching bands, and the Muscle Shoals music scene. He also plays three tracks from The Fiddleworms’ album, See The Light. Plus Tex-Mex Punk from Piñata Protest, rock and […]