Springtime Carnivore Is the Perfect Thanksgiving Palate Cleanser

Turkey's great and all, but you can't eat it 365 days a year. Bear this in mind, Americana fans, as I present you with an artist who trades in synthed-up, psychedelic lady-pop. After stuffing your face with Thanksgiving staples/rootsy tunes, Springtime Carnivore--the "nom de tune" of multi-...

Old 97's - Hitchhike to Rhome (20th Anniversary Edition)

20 year-old alt-country still sounds fresh and exciting. It’s now a well-told story that I first discovered bands like the Old 97’s via a shop called Goldrush Records in Perth, Scotland when I made my monthly visit to the region in and around 2000. I would buy a couple of Various Artist...


Hayes Carll ~ "Wild As A Turkey", Craig Young, November 27, 2014

Hayes Carll "Wild As a Turkey"

Stephen Kellogg ~ "Thanksgiving", Craig Young, November 26, 2014

Stephen Kellogg - Thanksgiving

Mavis Staples ~ "I'll Take You There", Craig Young, November 26, 2014

Mavis Staples - I'll Take You There (Live on Later with Jools Holland 2010)

The Band - Jam / King Harvest (Has Surely Come), Billy Woodward, November 25, 2014

THE BAND - Jam / King Harvest (Has Surely Come)

Red Wanting Blue ~ "Pour It Out", Craig Young, November 4, 2014

Red Wanting Blue ~ "Pour It Out"

Sean Rowe ~ "Desiree" , Craig Young, October 29, 2014

Sean Rowe - "Desiree" (Live at WFUV)

Amy LaVere and Will Sexton - "Big Sister", Amos Perrine, November 25, 2014

Amy LaVere "Big Sister"

Heather Maloney ~ "Dirt and Stardust", Craig Young, November 10, 2014

Heather Maloney - "Dirt and Stardust" (eTown webisode #692)

Buddy Miller ~ "The King Of Broken Hearts", Craig Young, November 10, 2014

Buddy Miller version of Jim Lauderdale's "The King Of Broken Hearts" (SESAC Awards 2010)

Blackie & the Rodeo Kings, Black Sheep (with Serena Ryder), Skot Nelson, November 8, 2014

'Black Sheep' by Blackie and the Rodeo Kings feat. Serena Ryder