Pew Playlist: 3 Albums That Should Be On Your Radar, 2/24/17

Aaron Watson – Vaquero For the uninitiated, there’s country, and then, there’s Texas country. Veteran music-maker Aaron Watson‘s latest release, Vaquero, is a beautiful example of just that; between the radio-friendly tracks on the ambitious 16-song stunner are the real gems–songs like “They… Continue Reading

Interview: Jimbo Mathus

Mississippi-bred Southern roots preservationist Jimbo Mathus has produced a mammoth amount of work—already a veteran of several bands by the early 1990s, he formed the incomparable period jazz/swing revival outfit Squirrel Nut Zippers in 1993. Since the Zippers’ demise, Mathus… Continue Reading

Interview: Sanders Bohlke

“I didn’t really set out to pursue music,” says Oxford, Mississippi’s Sanders Bohlke, “music kind of found me.”  The alt-folk/neo-soul man began playing music as a youngster; “I got a guitar at 15, like everybody else, and played in blues bands in… Continue Reading