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The Story Behind Every Song On Strand Of Oaks’ New Album Eraserland

Today, Tim Showalter returns with Eraserland, his sixth album as Strand Of Oaks. It almost didn't happen. As the touring behind 2017's Hard Love was…
Ryan Leas | March 22, 2019 - 11:13 am

2018 In Review

Phoebe Bridgers Reviews 2018

Phoebe Bridgers won a lot of people over quickly. Amidst releasing her debut Stranger In The Alps last year, she immediately made her presence known:…
Ryan Leas | December 13, 2018 - 1:17 pm

2017 In Review

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you've been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don't agree on shit. We argue constantly,…
Stereogum | December 11, 2017 - 11:49 am

More Jason Isbell stories

Jason Isbell Joins Barry Gibb In The Studio

Country-rock star Jason Isbell has been busy lately. He's been backing up the Highwomen, his wife's country supergroup. He's been helping Sheryl Crow cover Bob
Tom Breihan | August 15, 2019 - 10:11 am

Feral Hog Man Speaks: “My Favorite Band Is Pearl Jam”

Last week, 30-50 feral hogs barreled into our collective consciousness. The top-tier meme started with a Jason Isbell tweet, which he posted in response to…
Julia Gray | August 11, 2019 - 12:06 pm

Jason Isbell Tweet Inspires Feral Hogs Meme

If you have looked at Twitter at any point since yesterday afternoon, you have almost certainly come across the phrase "feral hogs," which spent a…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2019 - 9:57 am

Watch The Highwomen Make Their TV Debut On The Tonight Show

The Highwomen are in full blitzkrieg mode right now. The brand-new outlaw-country supergroup -- Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires, Natalie Hemby -- only announced
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2019 - 8:53 am

Watch Robin Pecknold, James Mercer, & Friends Cover “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes” With Judy Collins Herself

This year's Newport Folk Festival was quite eventful! Not only did country supergroup the Highwomen make their official debut performance, the fest ended with an…
Chris DeVille | July 29, 2019 - 11:55 am

Watch The Highwomen Play Their First Show At Newport Folk Festival

The Highwomen are the new country supergroup team-up of Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires, Maren Morris, and Natalie Hemby. Their self-titled debut album is coming out…
Peter Helman | July 27, 2019 - 3:27 pm

Sheryl Crow – “Everything Is Broken” (Feat. Jason Isbell) (Bob Dylan Cover)

What an interesting career Sheryl Crow has had! Blockbuster debut album, a pile of pop radio staples, a country crossover, late-breaking indie idol status: Girl's…
Chris DeVille | July 12, 2019 - 9:43 am

Watch Mavis Staples’ 80th Birthday Show In Los Angeles With Jason Isbell, Phoebe Bridgers, Brandi Carlile, & More

The legendary soul and gospel singer Mavis Staples turns 80 years old in July, and she's celebrating in style. Tomorrow, she's releasing We Get By,…
Peter Helman | May 23, 2019 - 10:59 am

Watch Strand Of Oaks Play Colbert With Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires

Next week, Tim Showalter, the burly rock classicist who records as Strand Of Oaks, will release the new album Eraserland. It's a big swing. Showalter…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2019 - 10:10 am

Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Jason Isbell’s “Maybe It’s Time” From A Star Is Born

Bradley Cooper has said he modeled Jackson Maine, his character in A Star Is Born, off of Eddie Vedder -- and although Maine's musical output…
Chris DeVille | March 4, 2019 - 9:24 am

Father John Misty And Jason Isbell Announce Co-Headlining Tour

Father John Misty name-checked Jason Isbell in "Mr. Tillman," a song off of his recent LP God's Favorite Customer, one of the very best albums
Peter Helman | February 12, 2019 - 12:41 pm

Strand Of Oaks – “Weird Ways” Video

Just under two years ago, Tim Showalter released Hard Love, his fifth album under the Strand Of Oaks moniker. It was the successor to his…
Ryan Leas | January 15, 2019 - 10:07 am

Watch Diarrhea Planet Play Their Final Show (Really This Time) Opening For Jason Isbell At The Ryman

Back in September, Diarrhea Planet played what were supposed to be their final shows in Nashville, after announcing their break-up earlier this year. This turned…
Julia Gray | October 28, 2018 - 12:00 pm
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