Tag Archives: Sturgill Simpson

‘Keeping It Honest’ Spans a Range of New Releases

A number of celebrated, groundbreaking artists are captured at the height of their powers via a slew of outstanding springtime releases. Artist: Santana. Title: Santana IV (Santana IV Records). You might like if you enjoy: Early Santana, War. Tell me more: For the first time since the early 1970s, the original members of Santana reformed to record, the …
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Americana Champions Shone Bright in 2014

Before fully moving on into the new year, it seems essential to celebrate several overlooked masterworks from 2014. Artist: Sturgill Simpson. Title: Metamodern Sounds in Country Music (High Top Mountain Records). You might like if you enjoy: Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard. Tell me more: There is a reason that Sturgill Simpson is set to play…
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Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds In Country Music

The music of Sturgill Simpson takes the listener to a forgotten era in Country Music. One listen to his music, and you will be transported back in time to the days of Waylon, Willie and the 4/4 beats! Needless to say, this IS your daddy’s Country Music. Nowhere is that any more apparent than on the opening cut, “Turtles All The Way Down,” on which you can hear the afore-mentioned artists, as…
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