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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016

This has been such a bullshit year. We've seen gun massacres. We've seen wild political turmoil across the world. We've seen countless icons, musical and…
Stereogum | December 1, 2016 - 9:30 am

Watch Sturgill Simpson’s Interview And Performance On Charlie Rose

TV talk shows love Sturgill Simpson, and the country iconoclast has been making the rounds yet again in support of his stunning A Sailor's Guide
Chris DeVille | October 14, 2016 - 1:41 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson Play A Stirring “Welcome To Earth (Pollywog)” On Seth Meyers

Ever since he released his truly great album A Sailor's Guide To Earth a few months ago, Sturgill Simpson has performed on just about every…
Tom Breihan | October 13, 2016 - 1:53 pm

Sturgill Simpson Is Mad At The ACM Awards

Nashville insurrectionist Sturgill Simpson has never had much love for the country-music establishment, and his new album A Sailor's Guide To Earth, which is both…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2016 - 12:27 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson Play Fallon

Sturgill Simpson's A Sailor's Guide To Earth came out back in the spring, and since then he's appeared on Colbert and Conan, in addition to…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 28, 2016 - 11:20 am

Watch Sturgill Simpson & Stephen Colbert Hit The Waffle House

Earlier this year, upon learning that Waffle House restaurants include jukeboxes full of songs about Waffle House, Stephen Colbert invited the great country music rulebreaker…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 11:11 am

The Week In Pop

Country Catch-Up: Rating The Genre’s Most Popular Albums Of 2016 So Far

Big wheels keep on turning. Like any self-sustaining music ecosystem, the country music industry continues to churn out hits all year round, and occasionally this…
Chris DeVille | June 23, 2016 - 3:33 pm

The 50 Best Albums Of 2016 So Far

Veep, quite possibly the best show on TV right now, depicts a culture of Washington aides chained to their phones, sent scrambling to come up…
Stereogum | June 15, 2016 - 10:30 am

Hear Marc Maron Interview Sturgill Simpson On WTF

It's not like it's ever been bad, but Marc Maron's long-running interview podcast WTF has been really good lately. And while he has't talked with…
Tom Breihan | May 13, 2016 - 10:44 am

Sturgill Simpson – “Breakers Roar” Video

Sturgill Simpson released his most recent album, A Sailor's Guide To Earth, last month, and today we've been treated to a new video from the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 4, 2016 - 5:39 pm

Watch Sturgill Simpson Sing “Oh Sarah” On Conan

Sturgill Simpson's excellent new album A Sailor's Guide To Earth is a concept record. It's structured as a letter to Simpson's infant son, and there's…
Tom Breihan | April 28, 2016 - 8:49 am

Watch Sturgill Simpson Cover Nirvana On The Daily Show

Right now, Billboard is reporting that Sturgill Simpson's deeply affecting, category-defying new album A Sailor's Guide To Earth is currently fighting it out with Rihanna's…
Tom Breihan | April 21, 2016 - 9:47 am

Watch Sturgill Simpson & Stephen Colbert Pitch A New Waffle House Jingle

Last week, the country-music iconoclast Sturgill Simpson released A Sailor's Guide To Earth, an album full of big emotions and bigger ideas but no particular…
Tom Breihan | April 19, 2016 - 8:42 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Sturgill Simpson A Sailor’s Guide To Earth

It must be a big responsibility, having a voice like the one Sturgill Simpson has. It has to be something like having superhuman strength or…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2016 - 10:16 am

Stream Sturgill Simpson A Sailor’s Guide To Earth

Two years ago, Sturgill Simpson made a name for himself with his album Metamodern Sounds In Country Music, a collection of psychedelia-laced outlaw country rambles…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2016 - 9:22 am