let’s go high, women

I want to take a brief sojourn from my tales of travel to alert y’all of some very important news today: The new album from The Highwomen is now available! The evolution of this band has been an exciting addition to my year; news first broke in the spring, a single, the expertly-crafted “Redesigning Women,”…

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OK, Taylor. Thank you for coming back to us

The way I see it, Taylor is more Me! than she’s ever been allowed to be. She’s found her niche, a genre that allows her to experiment, to play, to be mature under the guise of being a little immature. And I think that’s great. I think that’s what she needed to survive.

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[an examination of JT & Man of the Woods]

I’m not the only person out there a little confused by the new Justin Timberlake project, am I? For years, people around Nashville have been waiting in anticipation of the fact that JT was moving to town, working with Timbaland on some new country beats, calling his album Man of the Woods and going back to…

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taylor swift, pt. II

OK, OK…. So I’m still a T. Swift fan. A couple months back I ranted and raved about how much she’d changed, how stupid “Look What You Made Me Do” was, and how I wasn’t sure that I liked this new “Old Taylor is Dead” born-again version of the girl who used to speak all…

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