Side-stepping his usually warm and twangy aesthetic, Ryan Pollie's latest project marks a foray into the ambient realm and is accompanied by an entrancing film.
The 40-minute concert features performances of "Pancho & Lefty," "Tulsa Queen," and other country and rock classics.
The new albums that moved us most this year. Starring Blu & Exile, Colter Wall, HAIM, Jess Williamson, North Americans, Tan Cologne, and more.
Releases that, while short in length, made bold artistic statements, splashing introductions, and exciting forays into unique sounds.
We asked our staff, friends, and other fellow writers to chime in on the new albums they loved most this year.
The Chi-town veterans reunite their musical partnership and heritage for a jazzy affair that confronts 2020's social turmoil from a blunt point of view.
On his latest solo project, the Portland pedal steel player blends New Age, psychedelia, exotica, and cosmic country while pushing the outer limits of his instrument's traditional vocabulary.
The singer's debut EP crafts a serene and bubbly folk-pop sound somewhere between a more rustic Mazzy Star and Jenny O.'s sensual indie-rock.
The second single by the Sydney-based artist flips between two modes of insecure heartache.
Ironic memes are the new anger.
The Nashville star is in his element on his fourth album.
L.A.'s tonal dreamboats tell us about recording their first EP, creativity during the pandemic, and why they love the band dynamic.
We chat with the Montreal-based songwriter about recording his first album, giving himself permission to write country songs, singing saws, how his church background influenced his art and more.
The Cosmic American singer and songwriter would have turned 74 today.
The Kansas City songwriter's sixth record is packed full of elemental guitar songs that feel warm and of the woods.
The new track is accompanied by a dreamy lyric video that lends a faded atmosphere to the song's delicate grooves.
Guitar riffs, drum fills, beer cans opening: life started again here. These were the sounds of liberation.
The Minneapolis musician's debut EP is a culmination of several years spent honing his diverse technical skill set and embracing the ups and downs of living a creative life, overcoming personal grief, and learning self-love.
The Brisbane up and comer shares on the making of her dazzling new project, sonic influences, taking a singles-focused approach to releasing music and more.
Musicians and event organizers have utilized the digital space so that audiences from all over the world can enjoy live music from the comforts of their homes. Are online concerts and virtual festivals the future or just another passing fad?
While the white t-shirt has been a cultural staple for decades, Dem Franchize Boyz turned the unassuming article of clothing into a statement piece and became a permanent part of the hip-hop lexicon.
The band's fourth project considers a new perspective – that of the striving performer, a lens which automatically invites autobiographical speculation.
We spoke with frontman Andrew Nelson about his band's new album, drawing from personal trauma to write songs, his relationship with the road and more.
Introspective indie crooner Alejandro Juarez is back with a fresh collaboration that observes the inevitability of change.
The Nashville tandem's new record is a hauntingly beautiful Americana album that explores our perpetual disconnection with time in the age of coronavirus.
The stomping country-rocker is the first single from Lemondrops, a new series by Lemonade Records geared towards spotlighting independent artists.
Over four short tracks, the Los Angeles natives create a mixture of fast-moving instrumental beds and tender vignettes that together amount to a delightful and carefully-measured chaos.
A personal anecdote on coming to know the iconic album and its enduring brilliance.
Socially-distanced live music is slowly appearing in certain corners of the world. In a new column, Oliver Cable writes of the fleeting feeling we've missed since early March.
The L.A. singer's cosmic new album 'Magic Mirror' is out January 15.