Tag: Jason Isbell

The Nashville Sound, from Jason Isbell. Record Review.

The Nashville Sound, from Jason Isbell. Record Review.

June 12, 2017 | By

I’m just going to say it …┬áJason Isbell is one of the great songwriters of our time. When I first heard that his new album, The Nashville Sound, was coming I got excited, and when the pre-release tracks started showing up, I pre-ordered the album, something I don’t often do, and got right into them. […]

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Producer Dave Cobb and His Southern Family

Producer Dave Cobb and His Southern Family

March 4, 2016 | By

Producers are a big part of the creative musical process when a record is being recorded. They can be anything from a sounding board and guiding hand, to a full partner in the writing and playing of the music, but one way or another, the best producers develop a style and a reputation which attaches […]

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Jason Isbell – Danko/Manuel

Jason Isbell – Danko/Manuel

March 3, 2016 | By

Jason Isbell needs no introduction. Quite simply, he is one of the songwriters who is intent on saving Country Music from itself. This is one of my favourite Isbell tunes, both for the songwriting and the content. Here’s a link to an interview Jason did just recently, with CBC’s Studio Q, ahead of his Toronto […]

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