John Anderson

Brief Encounters: New Albums 8-5-22 – 8-11-22 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 10, 2022

some big country and Americana names

The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s: 420 to 411

By Steve Crawford | July 18, 2020

somber tale of a long suffering cuckold

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 4-10-20 – 4-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | April 6, 2020

one great, one lousy, one meh

L. A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, March 2nd To 8th 2020

By Alyson Camus | March 1, 2020

Thundercat is at the Wiltern on Saturday

The 1,000 Greatest Songs of the 1980s – 520 to 511

By Steve Crawford | May 29, 2019

his slow, steady breakthrough continued with the Kent Robbins composition

Country Music History – Essential Releases of 1985, Part II

By Iman Lababedi | January 30, 2017

She said, “Tok-San Itchy-Ban, Soo-Ling-Foo, Be honorable number one wife to you.”

Country Music History – Essential Releases of 1983, Part II

By Steve Crawford | January 21, 2017

pretty as the angels

Country Music History – Essential Releases of 1981

By Steve Crawford | January 6, 2017

commanding, yet equally self-constrained

1981 – A+ List

By Steve Crawford | July 25, 2014

At the # 1 spot, American artist: “Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground,” Willie Nelson. One of Willie’s best – a beautiful lyric of self-less love matched with equally inspiring guitar work. A #1 country hit.

10 Songs: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | July 8, 2014

Tokyo, Oklahoma – John Anderson – I’m a big fan so not sure how this song passed me by but Steve Crawford’s momento mori of Mack Vickery (you’ll find it at the top of today’s rock nyc), turned me on to it: a country blues work out stomps its way with so much smarts – A