Articles and Interviews
Tradition's in. With last year's phenomenal success of the "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" soundtrack leading the way, both bluegrass and country music have begun looking to the past for today's sounds. First, Patty Loveless vacationed from her country sound for a hard-core mountain music album, last summer's "Mountain Soul." Subsequent tradition-based releases included ones by the Mark Newton Band and Rhonda Vincent & The Rage. Add David Parmley & Continental Divide's new Pinecastle Records ...