Readers’ Pick: The Firewatcher’s Daughter by Brandi Carlile

The Firewatcher's Daughter by Brandi Carlile cover art

BRANDI CARLILE, The Firewatcher’s Daughter beats out ANDREW COMBS, All These Dreams and ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL, Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys by 4 votes as your favorite for the week of March 3, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top 25 – Winter 2015 JAMES MCMURTRY, Complicated […]

Readers’ Pick: Complicated Game by James McMurtry

Cover of Complicated Game by James McMurtry

JAMES MCMURTRY, Complicated Game beats out JJ GREY & MOFRO, Ol’ Glory as your favorite for the week of February 28, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top 25 – Winter 2015 JAMES MCMURTRY, Complicated Game (26) STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES, Terraplane (18) JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, […]

Readers’ Pick: Terraplane by Steve Earle & The Dukes

Terraplane by Steve Earle

STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES, Terraplane beats out THE REVEREND PEYTON’S BIG DAMN BAND, So Delicious as your favorite for the week of February 17, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top 25 – Winter 2015 STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES, Terraplane (18) JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What […]

Readers’ Pick: Let The Good Times Roll by JD McPherson

JD McPherson, Let the Good Times Roll

JD MCPHERSON, Let The Good Times Roll beats out BLACKBERRY SMOKE, Holding All The Roses as your favorite for the week of February 10, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top 25 – Winter 2015 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World (13) BOB DYLAN, Shadows In […]

Readers’ Pick: Shadows In The Night by Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan — Shadows In The Knight

BOB DYLAN, Shadows In The Night beats out SMOKIN JOE KUBEK & BNOIS KING, Fat Man’s Shine Parlor as your favorite for the week of February 3, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top Picks – Winter 2015 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World (13) BOB […]

Readers’ Pick: Then Came the Morning by The Lone Bellow

THE LONE BELLOW, Then Came the Morning beats out PUNCH BROTHERS, The Phosphorescent Blues as your favorite for the week of January 27, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top Picks – Winter 2015 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World (13) RYAN BINGHAM, Fear and Saturday […]

Readers’ Pick: What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World by The Decemberists

THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World edges out RYAN BINGHAM, Fear and Saturday Night as your favorite for the week of January 20, 2015. Poll Results   Readers’ Top Picks – Winter 2015 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) THE DECEMBERISTS, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World (13) RYAN […]

Readers’ Pick: Absent Fathers by Justin Townes Earle

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers beats out ERIC SARDINAS, Boomerang as your favorite for the week of January 13, 2015. Poll Results Readers’ Top Picks – Winter 2015 JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, Absent Fathers (17) ERIC SARDINAS, Boomerang (7) JOSHUA RADIN, Onward and Sideways (2) CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN, The Balcony (1) New Poll

Readers’ Pick: JOSHUA RADIN, Onward and Sideways

A quiet start to the year, but that shouldn’t last long. JOSHUA RADIN, Onward and Sideways edges out CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN, The Balcony as your favorite for the week of January 6, 2015. Readers’ Top Picks – Winter 2015 JOSHUA RADIN, Onward and Sideways (2) CATFISH AND THE BOTTLEMEN, The Balcony (1) Don’t forget […]

Covers and Tributes of 2014

As we wait for 2015 to gain steam, enjoy a playlist of cover songs and tributes from 2014 which includes a Sturgill Simpson cover of When in Rome’s 1998 hit The Promise and a Lydia Loveless cover of Kirsty MacColl’s 1979 hit They Don’t Know. Sturgill Simpson, The Promise Lydia Loveless, They Don’t Know (live) Covered Dishes (2014), […]