Song Review: Jon Pardi – “Heartache Medication”

The short version: Twenty years ago, “Heartache Medication” wouldn’t have stood out much from the pack. In 2019, it’s exactly what the country music genre needs. Writers: Jon Pardi, Natalie Hemby, Barry Dean Rating: 7/10 The long version: Now this is what I was hoping to hear more of from Jon Pardi. Pardi may have… Read More Song Review: Jon Pardi – “Heartache Medication”

Song Review: Luke Combs – “Beer Never Broke My Heart”

The short version: “Beer Never Broke My Heart” pretty much works for what it is, not that it would matter for Luke Combs anyway at this point. Writers: Luke Combs, Randy Montana, Jonathan Singleton Rating: 7/10 The long version: Let’s be honest – Luke Combs’s rendition of the alphabet could become a multi-platinum smash hit… Read More Song Review: Luke Combs – “Beer Never Broke My Heart”

Song Review: Maddie and Tae – “Die From A Broken Heart”

The short version: “Die From A Broken Heart” is just one of those well-written, heartfelt songs that represents what country music is all about.  Writers: Deric Ruttan, Jonathan Singleton, Taylor Elizabeth Dye, Maddie Marlow, Taylor Dye Rating: 8/10 The long version: I should have reviewed this around six months ago, but this also should have… Read More Song Review: Maddie and Tae – “Die From A Broken Heart”

Song Review: High Valley – “Single Man”

The short version: High Valley continue doing what they do best on “Single Man.” Writers: Brad Rempel, Curtis Rempel Derick Southerland, Jordan Schmidt Rating: 7/10 The long version: You know, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” isn’t always the worst model to adopt. Ever since High Valley crossed over into the United States, they’ve… Read More Song Review: High Valley – “Single Man”