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My 10… OK… Maybe 20… Favorite Albums of 2017

2017 was another solid year for Roots & Americana music. More than solid, even. When I sat down to draft my initial list of albums that would be in contention for the ten spots available on this list, I ended … Continue reading

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My 10 Favorite Americana Albums of 2017. So Far…

This site has sat in silence for a bit of time now. Sorry… I’ve nearly dusted it off on a few occasions during that time, but I always seem to get distracted for some reason. That does’t mean I haven’t … Continue reading

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What is Americana?

It’s a question every single attendee of the Americana Music Conference & Festival has asked or has tried to answer at some point over the last 20 years. What is Americana? I think that… maybe… I’ve finally figured it out. You … Continue reading

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This Week on The Americana Pulse: 3/25

It’s Wednesday, everybody. That means it’s time for another great night of programming on WDVX with This Week in Americana at 6:00, Tennessee Shines at 7:00, and The Americana Pulse taking you into the night from 8:00-11:00. Tonight on The … Continue reading

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The Mastersons: In Video

Something I’m going to try to do each week going forward is a little exploration of various artists through their YouTube catalogs. I had fun with the Whitehorse post last week, so I thought I’d keep it going. This week, … Continue reading

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The Americana Week That Was: 3/15-3/21

The entire musical world descended upon Austin, Texas this week for the annual South by Southwest Festival. Except… a whole bunch of people didn’t. For those of us without the means or desire to head to Austin this week, The … Continue reading

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This Week on The Americana Pulse

It’s Wednesday, everybody. That means it’s time for another great night of programming on WDVX with This Week in Americana at 6:00, Tennessee Shines at 7:00, and The Americana Pulse taking you into the night from 8:00-11:00. Tonight on The … Continue reading

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