Friday, August 5, 2022
– "Something Borrowed, Something New: A Tribute to John Anderson," a
new tribute album celebrating the songs and career of Anderson, is out now via Easy Eye Sound. Produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys, who also owns the label, and David Ferguson, the record features new versions Anderson's songs, performed by Brothers Osborne, Tyler Childers, Eric Church, Brent Cobb, Luke Combs, Sierra Ferrell, Sierra Hull, Jamey Johnson, Ashley McBryde, Del McCoury, John Prine, Nathaniel Rateliff, Sturgill Simpson and Gillian Welch and David Rawlings.
Dylan Scott is out with his second full length release, "Livin' My Best Life." The Louisiana native, who is on the pop side of country, also has released five EPs. The new release includes the single "New Truck." "Lad Down With You" is the current single.
Michael Ray is releasing a new live EP, "The Warehouse Sessions," via Warner Music Nashville. The five songs were recorded in a live setting, but with no audience in the house. The disc includes his last two singles, "Whiskey and Rain" and "Holy Water."
Asheville, N.C. quintet Fireside Collective stretches it out on its fourth album, "Across the Divide." Jon Weisberger produced the group — Jesse Iaquinto, guitarist/singer Joe Cicero, Alex Genova (banjo, vocals), resonator guitarist and vocalist Tommy Maher and Carson White (bass, vocals). Fireside Collective goes beyond bluegrass to incorporate country, blues and funk into the music.
Mercury Nashville recording artist Travis Denning is out with a six-song EP, "Might As Well Be Me." The six-song release from the Warnere-Robins, Ga. native includes "She's On It."