Brandy Clark - Brandy Clark Album Cover

Brandy Clark - Brandy Clark

Brandy Clark is simply an impeccable record, with songs about love, place and identity that cement Clark as a generational talent.

Nickel Creek - Celebrants Album Cover

Nickel Creek - Celebrants

The Bluegrass innovators who revolutionised the genre back when they were pesky kids have now returned with their most ambitious album.

The War and Treaty - Lover's Game Album Cover

The War And Treaty - Lover's Game

The album is an antidote to the world’s sickly state, and the duo are merely messengers to a greater plan. Without question, Lover’s Game is the year’s best album so far.

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Iris DeMent - Workin' on a World

Iris DeMent is fiery, energized, angry and invigorated on this long-awaited return.

Benjamin Dakota Rogers - Paint Horse Album Cover

Benjamin Dakota Rogers - Paint Horse

This is music by someone who knows where he’s singing from and what it means to be. You can feel it on every track.

Brit Taylor - Kentucky Blue Album Cover

Brit Taylor - Kentucky Blue

Taylor knows the sort of place that gives her the strongest sense of belonging. She delivers that same assuredness in her music as well.