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Another Country: A Freewheeling Hour with Sturgill Simpson

An extended interview with a modern outlaw Every other Thursday, in his new column Another Country, Duncan Cooper showcases country, folk and bluegrass music that’s so often unsung around these parts, with an emphasis on … read more »

POSTED July 15, 2014 3:37PM IN COLUMNS, MUSIC INTERVIEWS Comments (9) TAGS: ,
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Watch Cosmic Cowboy Sturgill Simpson Play “Life of Sin” on Letterman

In a recent issue of The FADER, we ran a GEN F profile about Kentucky-bred country singer Sturgill Simpson. Last night, the “cosmic cowboy of the digital age” stopped by The Late Show with David … read more »

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Watch Sturgill Simpson’s Heartmelting Cover of “The Promise,” That Old New Wave Hit

One of my favorite country songs of the year isn’t even a country song, or at least it wasn’t originally, when “The Promise” was released in 1988 by the British new wave group When In … read more »

POSTED June 18, 2014 2:12PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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GEN F: Sturgill Simpson, the Cosmic Cowboy of the Digital Age

Country music goes back to the future From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 The cosmic cowboy of the digital age, Sturgill Simpson, required just 11 months to release his first two albums, the old-fashioned … read more »

POSTED May 12, 2014 10:38AM IN GEN F, MAGAZINE Comments (4) TAGS: , ,
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Back to the Future: Kacey Musgraves and Country Music Nostalgia

How Liking Kacey Musgraves Made Me Like Other Country Singers More Above: Residents of Leakey, TX gather around a 93-year-old harmonica player, July, 1972. (U.S. National Archives/Marc St. Gil) My high school girlfriend only listened … read more »

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