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Country Roots: Web Edition

An online extension of our annual music issue

HOW TO BE AN OUTLAW: BEYONCÉ’S DADDY LESSONS by FRANCESCA T. ROYSTER

THEY'LL NEVER KEEP US DOWN by S.G. GOODMAN

IN OUR BLOOD by TOMÁS DONCKER AND YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA

A NIGHT AT HILLBILLY’S by NADINE HUBBS

SONGS THAT HIT A NERVE by SARAH ROSE ETTER

MORE BACK STORY by RODNEY CROWELL

HE SANG ME A FEW VERSES: THE STORY OF GENE THOMAS AND BILL EDE by SARAH GRAHAM

MAN DOWN by JEWEL WICKER

COUNTRY ROOTS RECS from OA EDITORS AND STAFF

The Country Roots: Web Edition is an online extension of our annual music issue. Order the Country Roots Music Issue and companion CD here

 

From the Archive:

HEY, LORETTA! by MARIANNE WORTHINGTON

LONG WAY HOME by ROSANNE CASH

MUSIC FROM THE MAGIC BOX by ALICE RANDALL

FOR DAUGHTERS OF SOUTHERN SUNDAYS by IMANI PERRY

IT WAS WHAT IT WAS by JONATHAN BERNSTEIN

WORKING ON A BUILDING, POINTS SOUTH, SEASON 1, EPISODE 1