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Upcoming and Recent CD Releases

April 5, 2019

Molly Tuttle - When You're Ready (Compass)
California native Molly Tuttle, who grew up in a family band, makes her full-length debut. Combining a variety of sounds including bluegrass, country and Americana, Tuttle, 25, enjoyed success with her EP "Rise."

March 29, 2019

Uncle Walt's Band - Uncle Walt's Band (Omnivore)
The debut of Uncle Walt's Band - David Ball, Champ Hood and Walter Hyatt - gets reissued with 11 bonus tracks.

February 15, 2019

Dale Watson - Call Me Lucky (Ameripolitan/Compass)
Texas country traditionalist Dale Watson returns with an 12-song disc. Watson recorded all but one song at Sam Phillips Recording Studio in Memphis.

Florida Georgia Line - You Can't Say I Ain't Country (Big Machine)

January 18, 2019

Cody Johnson - Ain't Nothin' To It (Cojo/Warner)
Texas artist Cody Johnson makes his major label debut.

Greensky Bluegrass - All for the Money (Big Blue Zoo)
Bluegrass-based Greensky Bluegrass releases its seventh disc. The set of 12 new songs was recorded at Echo Mountain Recording in Asheville, N.C. alongside co-producers Dominic John Davis (Jack White's longtime bassist) and Glenn Brown. Greensky Bluegrass is Anders Beck (Dobro), Michael Arlen Bont (banjo), Dave Bruzza (guitar), Mike Devol (upright bass) and Paul Hoffman (mandolin).

Alice Wallace - Into the Blue (Rebelle Road)
California country artist Alice Wallace releases her fourth album, an 11-song set produced by Steve Berns and KP Hawthorn.

Ronnie Milsap - Ronnie Milsap: The Duets (Riser/Sony)
At 76, Ronnie Milsap celebrates his career with this duets album featuring the likes of Dolly Parton, George Strait, Willie Nelson and Kacey Musgraves.

January 11, 2019

Randy Houser - Magnolia (Broken Bow)

January 4, 2019

Balsam Range - Aeonic (Mountain Home)
Bluegrass quintet Balsam Range returns with an 11-song disc produced by Mickey Gamble.

December 14, 2018

Mitchell Tenpenny - Telling All My Secrets (Riser House/Columbia Nashville)
Mitchell Tenpenny makes his major label full-length debut. The disc features the hit single "Drunk Me." Tenpenny, a Nashville native, had a hand in writing all 11 songs. He previously released an independent CD in 2015.

December 7, 2018

Brett Young - Ticket to L.A. (Big Machine)
Brett Young releases his second album after much success with his debut, which yielded four big hits.

November 30, 2018

Various Artists - Dumplin' Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Sony Nashville)
The movie soundtrack features Dolly Parton on every song.Linda Perry produced the release, which also features Alison Krauss, Miranda Lambert, Elle King, Mavis Staples and Rhonda Vincent.

November 23, 2018

Garth Brooks - The Anthology Part III, LIVE (Pearl)
Garth Brooks offers 52 live recordings on his latest anthology collection. The five-cd set is augmented by more than 10 reality experiences.

November 16, 2018

Old 97's - Love the Holidays (New West)
Old 97's offer its first holiday disc, which was produced, mixed and engineered by John Pedigo in Texas. The LP presents Yuletide favorites, as well as Old 97's take on the New Year's Eve standard, "Auld Lang Syne." The title track was co-written with Kevin Russell (The Gourds, Shinyribs), "Gotta Love Being A Kid (Merry Christmas)" and "Snow Angels," both co-written with Ben Greenman, and "Rudolph Is Blue," co-written by Old 97's and Dan Bern.

Kip Moore - Room To Spare: The Acoustic Sessions (MCA Nashville)

Glen Campbell - Sings for the King (UME)
Glen Campbell recorded demos for Elvis Presley in the '60s. Decades later, they have finally surfaced - recordings intended only for the King.

Taylor Martin - Song Dogs (Little King)
Asheville, N.C. resident Taylor Martin releases his third album. The Honeycutters' Amanda Anne Platt produced and sang harmony vocals on several of the 11 songs, which cut through a variety of musical styles. Mountain Heart's Aaron Ramsey (mandolin, acoustic guitar) and Josh Shilling (Piano, B3, Wurlitzer) perform on much of the release along with Jon Stickley Trio's Lyndsay Pruett on fiddle.

November 9, 2018

Kane Brown - Experiment (RCA Nashville)
Kane Brown will release his second album.

Tellico - Woven Waters (Organic)
Tellico is a bluegrass band based in Asheville,N.C.

November 2, 2018

Rodney Crowell - Christmas Everywhere (New West)
Rodney Crowell offers a 12-song set of all original songs produced by Dan Knobler. The release features guest appearances from Vince Gill, Lera Lynn, the poet Mary Karr and Brennen Leigh. He also wrote material with his daughters and granddaughters. "All For Little Girls and Boys" was recorded in the early '80s and features his two oldest daughters.

The Mavericks - Hey! Merry Christmas! (Mono Mundo)
The Mavericks release the band's first holiday disc and wrote eight songs. The music contains rockabilly Latino, folk, swing, blues and jazz. The release also includes favorites ''Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)'' and "Happy Holiday'." The group includes singer Raul Malo, drummer Paul Deakin, guitarist Eddie Perez and keyboardist Jerry Dale McFadden.

Pistol Annies - Interstate Gospel (RCA Nashville)
Pistol Annies - aka Miranda Lambert, Angaleena Presley and Ashley Monroe - return with the group's third album. They have released 2011's Gold-certified "Hell on Heels," which produced the Platinum single "Hell On Heels" and 2013's "Annie Up."

Granville Automatic - Radio Hymns ( Self-released)
Granville Automatic is the duo of Vanessa Olivarez and Elizabeth Elkins, who tell tales of Nashville from the founder of the city to Jimi Hendrix, who lived there for a year in 1962. The duo have more of an Americana sound with some country and rock part of the sound. Jim Lauderdale helps out on a few tracks, while Ben Fields is on "Black Avenue Gallows," about the last hanging in city in 1863.

Rosanne Cash - She Remembers Everything (Blue Note)
Rosanne Cash is out with her first album in five years. Husband and guitarist John Leventhal produced the songs recorded in New York, while Tucker Martine (The Decemberists) recorded the songs in Portland, Ore.

October 26, 2018

Whitey Morgan and the 78's - Hard Times and White Lines ( Self-released)
Whitey Morgan and the 78's offer an Outlaw Country sound a la Waylon Jennings on this indie release. The disc includes a cover of ZZ Top's ''Just Got Paid.''

Josh Turner - I Serve a Savior (MCA)
Country traditionalist Josh Turner goes the religious route in this collection of a dozen songs. Among them are standards "I Saw the Light," "How Great Thou Art" and "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," originals and live recordings of "Me and God" and "Long Black Train."

Chely Wright - Santa Will Find You! (Painted Red)
Chely Wright offers a six-song EP of original holiday songs. Richard Marx helps out on "Christmas Isn't Christmas Time." The leadoff cut, "It Really Is (A Wonderful Life)," was written alone, on a quiet, post-breakup Christmas Eve in 2005, and eventually "took on a life of its own in a really beautiful way," Wright said, having been covered by both Mindy Smith and the Indigo Girls.

Blackberry Smoke - The Southern Ground Sessions ( Self-released)
Blackberry Smoke goes acoustic on this six-song EP recorded in Nashville. The songs include Tom Petty's "You Got Lucky" plus five songs from the recent "Find a Light" CD.

Roland White & Friends - Tribute To The Kentucky Colonels (Mountain Home)
Fifty-four years after the first Kentucky Colonels album was released, Roland White returns with tribute to his original group. The release consists of instrumentals and White taking lead vocals.

Eddie Heinzelman - Wherever You Go (One Louder)
Eddie Heinzelman is the guitarist for Radney Foster. He sings on the closing "Wherever You Go." This is the follow-up to his 2017 debut, Hey Songwriter, and offers a mix of Americana, country and roots rock.