I realized when looking over my list of the ten best albums of 2017 that they were all by male artists. I found that strange given how many amazing albums came out this past year by female artists. For fun, I expanded my list to twenty and, not surprisingly, eight of the next ten best albums were by female artists. What I like about the albums on that list is how much more diverse they are than my first ten, which is mostly hip hop.
The Howlin’ Brothers are a three-piece string bluegrass band from Hermitage, Tennessee. This album has a perfect melange of original and traditional music, featuring the sounds of Ian Craft on […]