Category Archives: Country

Cover: Mumford & Sons Play Wagon Wheel

On a day of awesome covers, I had to throw this contender into the ring. These Brits have got a good one here. Enjoy it Bailey. Links below Old Crow Medecine Show – Wagon Wheel (Mumford & Sons Cover) Advertisements

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Cover: Ray Lamontagne is Crazy

No, this isn’t an incendiary headline meant to increase viewership. It’s a notification that Ray Lamontagne has covered the Gnarls Barkley song, Crazy. Nothing but strumming and Lamontagne’s epic intonations were necessary to turn Crazy from an alternative chart topper … Continue reading

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Justin Townes Earle: Harlem River Blues

Woody Guthrie once said, “Any fool can make something complicated. It takes a genius to make it simple.” At 29, the son of folk legend Steven Earle, and a former drug addict, Justin Townes Earle has lived more life than … Continue reading

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Musikanto: Ghost Pain

Born Mike Musikanto on the northside of Chicago, from an early age young Mike spent his time drowning in his father’s Roots Rock and Folk records. Its evident on his first release, Ghost Pain. Musikanto combines the easy-listening feel of … Continue reading

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Mixtape: (Warning: This Is Not A Substitute For Adderall)

So its Monday again. Tests, quizes, work (Do I have readers that old?), general obligations. Point is: fuck Monday. But if you feel like pulling the plug on it all, hold on a moment, actually, hold on for a few … Continue reading

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