The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 1 (2021): (Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno, Parker McCollum, Kane Brown, etc.)

Reviewing new singles from Hailey Whitters and Little Big Town, Parker McCollum, Trey Lewis, Kane Brown, Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno, plus a classic from Lynn Anderson.… Read More The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 1 (2021): (Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno, Parker McCollum, Kane Brown, etc.)

Song Review: Little Big Town – “The Daughters”

The short version: It would have been better had it operated on a narrative rather than a list-like style of writing, but the sentiment of “The Daughters” resonates nonetheless. Writers: Karen Fairchild, Ashley Ray, Sean McConnell Rating: 8/10 The long version: Little Big Town easily have some of the zaniest chart runs in country music… Read More Song Review: Little Big Town – “The Daughters”

The Musical Divide’s Worst 20 Singles Of 2018

While not my personal favorite list to make, the worst of mainstream country music in a calendar year always makes for an interesting discussion. This year though, the problems were more directed at the industry itself rather than the songs. There were a lot of boring, generic, mediocre singles released this year, but the list… Read More The Musical Divide’s Worst 20 Singles Of 2018