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.