As the first half of 2020 comes to a close (and thank criminy for that) and inspired by Exclaim! magazine’s request that I participate in their ‘top albums of the year…so far’ project (shocker: none of my albums made their list, and I even eliminated the bluegrass albums because I knew there was no point),… Continue reading Fervor Coulee’s Favourite Roots Albums of 2020…so far
Della Mae Headlight Rounder Records Walking in the footsteps of a woman I don’t knowAnd though we’ve been moving slow we’ve gotten somewhereWalking in the footsteps of a woman I haven’t metBut I’ve seen her on the internet a-crying. These words open the latest album from Della Mae. It is a powerful initial statement, one… Continue reading Della Mae- Headlight review
My previously published reviews of Big Country Bluegrass http://www.countrystandardtime.com/d/cdreview.asp?xid=6899 … & Della Mae http://www.countrystandardtime.com/d/cdreview.asp?xid=6898 … have been slightly revised & picked up for publishing at Country Standard Time. I suspect both of these will be on my ‘year-end’ lists.
Glad to have had two reviews published at Country Standard Time this week. The Wooks’ Glory Bound was released in the autumn of 2018, but was only assigned and sent to me this month. What a set! I am not sure exactly how many times I listened to the album during the week I was… Continue reading The Wooks- Glory Bound & Della Mae- Butcher Shoppe EP reviews
Della Mae- Della Mae (Rounder) I’ve been playing this album regularly for the past few months, but couldn’t figure out what to write about it considering the number of quality reviews that have been published. But, once more into the breach…it is my vocation, after all. Della Mae is the quintet’s third album, and features… Continue reading Della Mae- Della Mae review