Obviously the world’s media are sitting on tenterhooks at the moment waiting for our writers’ and readers’ best of the past year, which will be published later this week on Thursday and Friday respectively, but if you don’t mind slumming it for now then RS Country has just published its list of the 40 best country and americana albums from 2018. Entirely objectively speaking there is some bilge to wade through but there are some great choices in there too, and a lot of crossover with our/your tastes which is always reassuring in this fractured world we now live in. You can read the whole piece here.
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