Best Southern Albums 2016 — THE BITTER SOUTHERNER

Music, like food, gives us common ground. Political forces drove many of us apart this year. They brought to the surface issues that were long overdue for discussion. They left many Southern families torn by unspoken tensions, even over the Thanksgiving table. But when the needle drops onto a record, folks don’t care much about …

Ice Storm 2014.2

For the second time in three weeks, everything is closed because of inclement weather in the forecast. So far, this little stash of ice pellets are the only evidence on the ground here that things are going to freeze. The forecast is dire though – Winter Storm Pax [...] begins its most dangerous phase Tuesday …