Why I am only hearing about this now?
Song(s) Of The Day
When is it from?
2017, when Isbell had a residency at the Country Music Hall of Fame. I think this is from the same time:
Anyone have recs for albums from this year they love??
I’ll be in the car for 10 hours tomorrow.
Spinning the Truth Around by Blue October & Chimes at Midnight by Madrugada. Both are pop but extremely elevated IMHO.
If you like Surfer Rosa, the new Pixies is an unexpected return to form, like Dinosaur Jr with Beyond.
Amanda Shires, Take It Like a Man
Steve Earle, Jerry Jeff
Molly Tuttle, Crooked Tree
Brennen Leigh, Obsessed with the West
The Grand Southern, Don’t Say Anything
Wet Leg self-titled.
Wet Leg is on Steve’s list.
I’m sure we will be playing lots of these. I have only heard a few. Here’s his preliminary best of list:
The new Beth Orton is her best album in over 20 years. It is sublime. I also love the new album Endure by Special Interest. Oh and Mr. Morale and the Big Steppers by Kendrick Lamar.
I really like Native Sons by Los Lobos and Cruel Country by Wilco.
first aid kit
midnights by t swift
mermaid salt by craigie
The new album from Robert De Leo (bassist in Stone Temple Pilots), Lessons Learned, might be my favorite album of the year. This one in particular is amazing: