How I Discovered American Aquarium
May16

How I Discovered American Aquarium

Do you like good music? I am guessing/hoping the answer is emphatically YES. But are you a fan of Alternative Country or Americana? I think I’ve always been, but I just didn’t know that’s what it was called. Thank goodness for my buddy Baron Lane at TwangNation.com, the unofficial-Ambassador-of-Americana and Official-Americana-Grammy-Blogger/Journo who over the years gives me listening assignments/suggestions or just...

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.@TheRyanAdams Takes Us Back to the Summer of ’69 at @TheRyman #Yallternative
Apr29

.@TheRyanAdams Takes Us Back to the Summer of ’69 at @TheRyman #Yallternative

Alternative-country artist Ryan Adams gave The Ryman and its audience quite the treat recently when he covered Bryan Adams’ (talk about confusion on those names) “Summer of ’69” … acoustically. Bryan Adams’ classic hit has never sounded so romantic as Ryan takes the uptempo, hard-hitting tune that is often belted in bars while intoxicated patrons hold drinks in the air and strips it down, turning...

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.@KaceyMusgraves Jazzes Things Up with an Eclectic Lineup
Jan12

.@KaceyMusgraves Jazzes Things Up with an Eclectic Lineup

You’ve got to hand it to Kacey Musgraves…she is giving the country music genre more exposure than you can shake a stick at. On top of being the opener for Katy Perry’s World Tour this past year and hanging out with the mainstream world’s most elite, she is NOW joining the ranks of The Who, Elton John, No Doubt, Widespread Panic, Keith Urban, Sturgill Simpson, Jimmy Buffett, Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga and Tony...

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