25 albums that forced me to follow my siren song in 2021.
50 songs that gave me some relief in 2021.
A yearly family tradition of counting down my favorite albums and songs of the year thus far.
For what it is, The Marfa Tapes is an unsurprisingly fun listen … but also a surprisingly dark one.
Another solid week, featuring singles from Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, The Steel Woods, LoneHollow, and more!
A grand finale for a banner year
As we approach the midway point of 2019, it’s time to reflect on what the best music of the calendar year has been thus far. At this point, The Musical Divide has reviewed over 50 albums and EPs this year, with many of them finding a spot on this list. As far as quality is… Continue reading The Musical Divide’s 2019 Midyear Report
‘Ridin’ High … again’ doesn’t set out to be perfect or anything other than a Jack Ingram album, and I wouldn’t have it any other way.
The short version: ‘Jumping Over Rocks’ asks loaded questions about the meaning of life and features Jamie Lin Wilson at the top of her game in terms of her songwriting. The long version: It seems like everyone in the independent country scene is the world’s current best songwriter, doesn’t it? Granted, one of this scene’s… Continue reading Album Review: Jamie Lin Wilson – ‘Jumping Over Rocks’