Quick Draw Single Reviews Vol. 11

This edition features thoughts on new singles from the Dixie Chicks, Jimmie Allen (with Noah Cyrus), and Keith Urban… Read More Quick Draw Single Reviews Vol. 11

Album Review: Whiskey Shivers – ‘Smothered and Covered’

The short version: I can’t believe I’m reviewing a covers album, but Whiskey Shivers deliver what might be one of the funnest albums of 2019 with ‘Smothered and Covered.’ Favorite tracks: “Sandstorm,” “Lithium,” “Goodbye Earl,” “The Trooper,” “Losing My Religion” Least favorite track: … “Rainbow Connection” I guess? The long version: Forget the fact that… Read More Album Review: Whiskey Shivers – ‘Smothered and Covered’

Why Were The Dixie Chicks Banned From Country Radio?

  “Because of the Bush comments.” Well, yeah, but then how come country artists were allowed to have differing opinions during the Vietnam War? How come Merle Haggard could release “America First” with little reception? If anything, the banning of Dixie Chicks from the country music establishment had more to do with an unfortunate sign… Read More Why Were The Dixie Chicks Banned From Country Radio?