Sturgill Simpson Cuts The Blue Grass With A Fine Blade
Oct17

Sturgill Simpson Cuts The Blue Grass With A Fine Blade

Sturgill Simpson New Album Sturgill Simpson – Photo: LTTL Sturgill Simpson Surprise Release – Goes Bluegrass ‘Cuttin’ Grass Vol 1 – The Butcher Shoppe Sessions’ By Rob Dickens Sturgill Simpson has provided three surprises here – one, he’s released an album with scarcely a word of warning. Two, he’s eshewed his increasingly loud, showy later recordings with a beautifully-weighted...

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Sturgill Simpson’s Guide to Virtuosity
May31

Sturgill Simpson’s Guide to Virtuosity

Read our review of Sturgill Simpson’s A Sailor’s Guide To Earth   Originally published on addictedtonoise.com.au There are three performers who are changing the face of country music. Not the Big Commercial ‘beers, hats and trucks’ Country – but the alt. and outlaw country movement. Jason Isbell, Chris Stapleton and Sturgill Simpson are redefining and elevating not only a critical music genre but the way that...

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Best Live Shows 2014
Dec31

Best Live Shows 2014

Read our list of top twenty favourite live shows in 2014   If I thought choosing twenty album releases for the year was a challenge, reporting on the best live shows in 2014 has been extremely tough. My live music year in can be described as plentiful and remarkable.  Plentiful in the sense that I outdid past deeds in attending seven music festivals for the year which I estimate to equate to about twenty three full days of music...

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