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  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Richard Buckner Bloomed (Rykodisc/Slow River Records) You could say Richard Buckner plays alternative country, the so-called '90s amalgam of alternative rock and country popularized by the likes of Uncle Tupelo and its offspring Wilco and Son Volt...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Frank Frost & Sam Carr The Jelly Roll Kings (Hightone) Modern blues musicians have a formidable challenge before them: to bring a fresh sound to a style of music that is formulaic by definition and has been exploited by American pop culture (in th...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Number One Cup People People Why Are We Fighting? (Flydaddy Records) Chicago's Number One Cup is emphatically indie. Its latest CD -- People People Why Are We Fighting? -- is replete with the discordant guitars, nonchalant vocals, and quirky noise...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Lyle Lovett Step Inside This House (MCA/Curb) Lyle Lovett, the wry Texas songwriter whose deadpan wit and unmistakable hairdo have brought him attention from beyond the prairie, plays songs written by musicians from his home state on his new doubl...

  • 17 years ago | Music News

    Nanci Griffith Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful) (Elektra) Nanci Griffith has provided yeoman's service to the culture at large with her 15th album, Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful) -- a followup to Other Voices, Other Rooms...

  • 17 years ago | Music News

    The Figgs Couldn't Get High... (Absolute A Go Go) The Figgs are rock 'n' roll graybeards by any measure; they've toughed it out on the bar and college circuit for 11 years, been signed and dropped by a major label, and come within spitting distanc...