Album Review: Willard Grant Conspiracy – Untethered

The release of Willard Grant Conspiracy’s album Untethered was a bittersweet affair. As anticipated as new music was from this alt-country stalwart, there was no escaping the finality of it for Willard Grant Conspiracy’s founder and lynchpin, Robert Fisher, had died of cancer almost 2 years earlier

Album Review: North Mississippi All Stars

After 10 albums of roots, blues and mountain music focusing on improvisation and experimentation, the founders of North Mississippi Allstars, brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson, were inspired to create their latest record by a photograph. It was taken by Wyatt McSpadden in 1996, but the brothers didn’t get to see it for over 20 years….