GAC Album Review: Duck The Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas

It’s a duck-callin’ Christmas when the Robertson family gets together to celebrate the holidays. From the hit reality television series Duck Dynasty, the Robertson clan mixes traditional standards with fun-loving and sentimental originals and some of country’s biggest stars on a uniquely-camouflaged Christmas album. Available now, Duck The Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas features the [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Brandy Clark’s 12 Stories

Cutting her teeth on Music Row’s songwriting circuit, Washington native Brandy Clark’s wry wit has filtered through some of country music’s biggest hits over the past few years. Brandy co-wrote Miranda Lambert’s “Mama’s Broken Heart” and The Band Perry’s “Better Dig Two” in addition to Kacey Musgraves’ current single “Follow Your Arrow.” Now, on her [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Donna Ulisse’s Showin’ My Roots

A celebrated songwriter with multiple International Bluegrass Music Association nominations in recent years, Virginian Donna Ulisse mixes it up on her new project with a collection of covers pulled from her favorite songs. Showin’ My Roots, Donna’s sixth album in seven years, digs deep into the catalogs of Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Kellie Pickler’s The Woman I Am

On her 2011 album, 100 Proof, Kellie Pickler stepped away from the confines of pop-based country with a decidedly traditional sound. Though she subsequently parted with her label after the project’s release, 100 Proof was met with critical acclaim as the American Idol alum delivered one of that year’s best traditional albums. Now on her [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Will Hoge’s Never Give In

An independent artist whose last major label release was in 2003, it’s possible Americana singer/songwriter Will Hoge is one of those great musicians you haven’t heard of but have undoubtedly heard. Will’s current single “Strong” serves prominently as the theme song for the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado (it’s the one you love in the Chevy truck [...] Read More