The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 10 (2021): (Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, The Steel Woods, LoneHollow, etc.)

Another solid week, featuring singles from Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, The Steel Woods, LoneHollow, and more!… Read More The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 10 (2021): (Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, The Steel Woods, LoneHollow, etc.)

The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 9 (2021): (Vandoliers, Charlie Marie, Blackberry Smoke, etc.)

The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox is a weekly series where I cover new entries to the top 40 of Billboard’s Country Airplay chart, standalone oddities, and a throwback tune. This week was absolutely loaded with new releases, enough to where I reviewed two singles for Country Universe – Brett Eldredge’s “Good Day” and the Elle King and… Read More The Boom-or-Bust Jukebox – Week 9 (2021): (Vandoliers, Charlie Marie, Blackberry Smoke, etc.)

Album Review: Pistol Annies – ‘Interstate Gospel’

The short version: ‘Interstate Gospel’ may be bogged down by a few gimmicky tracks, but this is overall the trio’s most mature, realized record to date.  The long version: There was a time when a Pistol Annies album almost made too much sense. Miranda Lambert and Ashley Monroe may have differed stylistically at the time, but their… Read More Album Review: Pistol Annies – ‘Interstate Gospel’