Trying to dissect country music’s 100th year.
The Revolution Was Televised: A History of Country Music on the Small Screen
I watched it all on my radio.
An Appreciation For the ’80s
An appreciation post for one of country music’s most varied and misunderstood decades.
Blood on the Bluegrass
Exploring the darker side of bluegrass.
Country Music’s Been Everywhere, Man
A long essay on country music’s journey to Nashville
A Short History Of Alternative Country Music
As the title says …
Let’s Talk Business … The Country Music Business
A historical look into country music business practices
The Magic And Controversy Behind “Folsom Prison Blues”
One of country music’s biggest hits has an … interesting history behind it
A Historical Look At Country Music Representation In The Media
A look at country music’s representation in mainstream media and stereotypes which will forever plague the genre.
The Epic Scene of Country-Rock
My buddy Nathan Kanuch and I collaborated on a piece about the country-rock movement. You can read that over on his website here.