For as long as he can remember, Chuck has been crazy about rock and roll. His first concert was Def Leppard at the age of 6...and the rest, as they say, is history. His favorite artists are Metallica and Bob Dylan and his personal playlist spans everything in-between. Most importantly, though, he tries to live his life by one simple motto: Keep on rockin' in the free world!
James McMurtry’s ‘The Horses and the Hounds’: 5 Powerful Lyrical Moments
While one could argue that every line on a McMurtry album is worth celebrating, here are five powerful lyrical moments on 'The Horses and the Hounds'.
Kinky Friedman, ‘Greater Cincinnati’ [Exclusive Premiere]
Friedman shares a preview of his new album, 'Resurrection', with the pedal-steel-soaked track, "Greater Cincinnati."
Carsie Blanton, ‘American Kid’ Music Video [Exclusive Premiere]
Still celebrating the release of her latest album 'Buck Up', Carsie Blanton is sharing the music video for "American Kid" exclusively with readers of The Boot.
Interview: Joshua Ray Walker Reflects on the Lifetime That Led to His Debut Album, ‘Wish You Were Here’
As Walker releases his debut LP, 'Wish You Were Here', he takes some time to reflect on all that has led up to this moment.
2018 in Review: 10 Country and Americana Vinyl Releases You Need in Your Collection
Add these to your collection ASAP!
Record Store Day Black Friday 2018: 5 Country Music Releases to Buy
There are tons of releases that will grace the shelves of your favorite stores for Record Store Day Black Friday this year, and we pick some of our favorites.
Interview: Patterson Hood Opens Up About Adam’s House Cat, His First Band With Drive-By Truckers Co-Founder Mike Cooley
Hood, co-founder of Drive-By Truckers, shares his thoughts on the release of his first band's debut LP, 'Town Burned Down.'
Interview: John Hiatt Reflects on His Past, Invigorated By New LP, ‘The Eclipse Sessions’
The legendary singer-songwriter opens up about the recording of his latest LP, and looks back on his storied career.
Interview: Amanda Shires Finds Confidence While Creating ‘To the Sunset’
Shires discusses what it was like working with Dave Cobb again, and opens up about how different the writing process was for her latest album, 'To the Sunset'.
Interview: Dave Simonett Opens Up About Trampled By Turtles’ Return, New Album
Nearly four years since going on hiatus, Trampled By Turtles have returned with a new album, 'Life Is Good on the Open Road'.
Interview: Critter Fuqua Says Long Live Run ‘Lubed Up’ Old Crow Medicine Show for New Album
The Old Crow founding member reflects on the band's 20 years together, and looks ahead to their latest record, 'Volunteer'.
Record Store Day 2018: 11 Releases Country Fans Can’t Miss
We went through the massive list of releases for this year's Record Store Day and picked out some of our favorites. What's on your shopping list?