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  • SF WEEKLY
    January 12, 2016

     

    If you've been living under the impression that country music has by and large devolved into one of the most soulless, cookie-cutter genres of our bleak modern age — see this stupefying mash-up of six recent country hits on YouTube for proof — you'd be right. But the fact that rising honky-tonk revivalist Sturgill Simpson's Saturday show at the Fillmore sold out months in advance is a hopeful sign that the country music pendulum might be swinging in the right direction... READ MORE

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on January 12, 2016 - 11:47am

 

If you've been living under the impression that country music has by and large devolved into one of the most soulless, cookie-cutter genres of our bleak modern age — see this stupefying mash-up of six recent country hits on YouTube for proof — you'd be right. But the fact that rising honky-tonk revivalist Sturgill Simpson's Saturday show at the Fillmore sold out months in advance is a hopeful sign that the country music pendulum might be swinging in the right direction... READ MORE