Your quiet friend who is quick with a joke, advice, and political brilliance
Songs on this album make my soul hurt.
Texas Big Band
Real country music with punk sensibilities
Death Cab for Country Fans
It is not what you think of when you think of a country record
This record speaks to everything I want in my country music and it hurts me in my core.
I freaking love Shovels & Rope
A Venn diagram where indie singer-songwriter music, country music, and Bob Dylan impressions overlap
Country-flavored singer-songwriter music
This album should have been released in 1975 and been followed by a giant world tour of The Steel Woods opening for Skynryd or Marshall Tucker
Many live albums struggle to truly recreate the feeling of being in the room, but this album absolutely does
An amalgamation of soulful sounds à la 1960s Stax Records and country music styles born and bred in the East Tennessee hills.
It is folk music without being too folk-y; it is country without being too country-y; it is bluegrass without being too blue-y.
It has flares of singer-songwriter simplicity and the lo-fi sound of indie rock packaged inside a full and highly polished production
Rockingham is more than a country album; this is blue-collar singer-songwriter music.
It sounds like a punk band is singing country music.
This record is the antithesis of high energy
This is what Mumford & Sons would sound like if they were from Kentucky