- Mann About Sound
- September 28, 2021
New tunes to tickle your ears!
Let’s leave 2020 in our rearview, shall we?
Listening to the Music (Last Roundup Records). Review by James Mann.
Tommy Emmanuel with opener Ida Mae thrilled Central Florida with an astounding acoustic performance. Michelle Wilson loved every minute of it.
Ignored upon release, Marty Stuart’s The Pilgrim is now regarded as a classic of the genre. Read how it came to be in this lavish look.
You Don’t Know Me (Southpaw Musical Productions). Review by Christopher Long.
I Believe in You. Review by Stacey Zering.
An Article From Life: The Complete Recordings (Bear Family Productions). Review by James Mann.
Two artists look at fathers and sons – Doug Hoekstra experiences Springsteen on Broadway.
Circus of Life (Echo Hill Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
A few our editor saved from falling thru the cracks of 2017.
A bastion of the Texas Two Step fights off the real estate boom in Austin Texas.
Close Ties (New West Records). Review by James Mann.
South Texas Suite (Six Shooter Records, Inc.). Review by James Mann.
The Out of Towners (Saustex). Review by James Mann.
Ray Benson looks back at the his journey with Asleep At the Wheel, and the result is a hoot. James Mann says “Ah ha!”
Ray Wylie Hubbard recounts his rough and tumble life and James Mann finds it well lived indeed.
The Loneliest Man I Ever Met (Avenue A Records/Thirty Tigers). Review by James Mann.
Second Hand Heart (Reprise). Review by David Whited.
Country Funk II: 1967-1974 (Light In The Attic Records). Review by James Mann.
Sunshine Boy: The Unheard Studio Sessions & Demos 1971-1972 (Omnivore Recordings). Review by James Mann.