Madeline Crone

Holler Country Music
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STAFF PICKSMadi Diaz - Same History, New Feelings

By Madeline Crone, March 2, 2022

These four renovated songs — once tear-stained journal entries — represent the breadth of experience, and the strength derived from re-shaping the story you tell yourself.

Holler Country Music
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ESSENTIALSThe Best Turnpike Troubadours Songs

By Madeline Crone, March 22, 2022

Despite the rumors surrounding Turnpike Troubadours’ seemingly endless silence since mid-2019, Oklahoma’s best export has indeed returned to the country sphere. To celebrate, here is Holler’s ranked list of their best work.

Holler Country Music
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ESSENTIALSThe Best Country Drinking Songs

By Madeline Crone, February 16, 2022

Whether you’re celebrating with friends or drowning your sorrows, a drunk can always count on country music. So raise a glass to the songs that have stuck around, even when you ended up drinking alone. Here are 15 essential country songs to sip along to.

Holler Country Music
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ALBUM REVIEWCharley Crockett - Lil' G.L. Presents: Jukebox Charley

By Madeline Crone, April 19, 2022

An immaculate collection of hand-selected songs from a country yesteryear that exemplify Charley Crockett's reverence for his forefathers.

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ESSENTIALSThe Best Lucinda Williams Songs

By Madeline Crone, January 25, 2022

To celebrate Lucinda William's International Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2022 AMA-UK Honours, we've hand-picked a selection of her best songs.

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STAFF PICKSLeyla McCalla - Breaking The Thermometer

By Madeline Crone, May 6, 2022

With near unmatchable vocal strength, McCalla uproots hidden histories that hold the key to her ancestral past.

Holler Country Music
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ALBUM REVIEWJamie McDell - Jamie McDell

By Madeline Crone, February 25, 2022

Like a road trip between Nashville and Laurel Canyon, the 13-track album stops in at each of McDell's unabashed influence along the way.

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ALBUM REVIEWJackson + Sellers - Breaking Point

By Madeline Crone, October 22, 2021

By surrendering their solo stylings, Jackson + Sellers’ spell-binding synergy surmounts in a collaborative effort that hopefully will not be their last.