Can We Just Get Rid Of The Word “Authentic” When It Comes To Music?

I throw up every time I hear of an artist “keeping it real” or “keeping it country”, and that’s because all this authenticity marketing is meant to do is feed you a line of gibberish on why you should like an artist. The truth is, trying to judge an artist’s authenticity is just dumb, mostly … More Can We Just Get Rid Of The Word “Authentic” When It Comes To Music?

Review – The Country Side Of Harmonica Sam’s ‘A Drink After Midnight’

It’s always been my thought that reviewing “bad” independent country or Americana acts is a waste of time. After all, who cares anyway right? Well, I’ve revised that, and there really isn’t a better example to start that with than the latest album from the Country Side of Harmonica Sam titled A Drink After Midnight.  My … More Review – The Country Side Of Harmonica Sam’s ‘A Drink After Midnight’

Hometown Folks Couldn’t Care Less About Emerging Singer

Tommy Jones of “I’m So Country Yeehaw” is shocked. “I was all set up in Mom’s basement ready to tear into this new singer because he sucked, and I was all ready for the haters to come my way”. Unfortunately for Tommy, the haters never showed despite him giving new singer Bobby Craig a “negative … More Hometown Folks Couldn’t Care Less About Emerging Singer

Country Confessional: My Actual Opinion On Zac Brown Band’s ‘Jekyll + Hyde’

Last week for this feature I talked about one album from last year that really connected with me on a personal level, and in all honesty I’ve been looking to explore that again. While I would have liked to space them out a little better, I honestly can’t, mostly because the moment will be gone … More Country Confessional: My Actual Opinion On Zac Brown Band’s ‘Jekyll + Hyde’

Watch: Brothers Osborne’s ‘It Ain’t My Fault’

Again, not into the whole sharing videos thing, but I made an exception here (again). “It Ain’t My Fault” by Brothers Osborne is a kickass song, and no matter where your political opinions lean towards, there’s a lot of fun to be had with all candidates in the video. Check it out here (or actually … More Watch: Brothers Osborne’s ‘It Ain’t My Fault’