Chesney, Lambert/Ingram/Randall release new songs
COUNTRY STANDARD TIME
HomeNewsInterviewsCD ReleasesCD ReviewsConcertsArtistsArchive
 

Chesney, Lambert/Ingram/Randall release new songs

Friday, May 7, 2021 – Kenny Chesney's "Here and Now deluxe" is out today. The original 12 songs, which includes "Tip of My Tongue" and "Happy Does," are supplemented by four new cuts. The new songs include "Wind On" from David Lee Murphy and Rodney Clawson, "Fields of Glory" from Josh Osborne, Ashley Gorley and Ross Copperman, "My Anthem" from Josh Osborne, Shane McAnally and Jason Gantt and "Streets," co-written with Tom Douglas.

Miranda Lambert took a detour to West Texas and joined forces with Jon Randall and Jack Ingram to release "The Marfa Tapes." The disc was recorded outside and acoustically with all three taking lead vocals. The disc has a rough, sitting-around-the-campfire feel.

Travis Tritt is out with "Set in Stone." The new album marks Tritt's first original full-length studio album in more than a decade. Released through Big Noise Music Group and produced by Dave Cobb (Chris Stapleton, The Highwomen, Sturgill Simpson), the album features 11 new songs, 8 of which were co-written by Tritt.

The late Tony Joe White is out with with "Smoke from the Chimney," a nine-song album of never-before-heard tunes culled from White's unadorned voice and guitar demos. Rounded out by Nashville studio musicians and released on Dan Auerbach's Easy Eye Sound label, "Smoke from the Chimney" transforms those home-studio tracks into full band arrangements


More news for Miranda Lambert


CD reviews for Miranda Lambert

CD review - Platinum Cynics might think that Miranda Lambert is presumptuous in entitling her fifth disc "Platinum" and, in effect, assuming she'll get her plaque for selling 1 million units. But Lambert says that isn't the case, but more a matter of style, looks and feel. Lambert also wrote and discovered a lot of excellent songs that fit her quite well in an album in which she exposes her inner self as she matures. That may never more apparent than in the country rocker Lambert wrote ...
CD review - Revolution Every once in a while an album comes along that restores your faith in mainstream country music. Miranda Lambert's "Revolution" is just such a recording. It's not revolutionary, as the title might suggest. Instead, this CD is chock full of topnotch songs that are both memorable and sincere and never sound slick or overproduced. (Come to think of it, such old school values as these may in fact be revolutionary around Nashville). Lambert vocalizes a bit like a little girl at ...
CD review - Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Even though it sounds like a cliche from the big book of country songwriting, the truth is that, when the timing's right, a loser can end up being the biggest winner of all. Today's object lesson comes from Miranda Lambert and her sophomore album, the follow-up to her 2005 near-platinum debut, "Kerosene." Imagine for a moment if the then-19-year-old had actually taken the crown in 2003's Nashville Star and then been forced into the studio within weeks to be primped and ...


©Country Standard Time • Jeffrey B. Remz, editor & publisher • countrystandardtime@gmail.com
AboutCopyrightNewsletterOur sister publication Standard Time
Subscribe to Country Music News Country News   Subscribe to Country Music CD Reviews CD Reviews   Follow us on  Twitter    Instagram    Facebook