Critic’s Corner: The best albums of 2015

Anna Prater, Chattanooga, Tenn. – This was the year seasoned artists made comebacks and up-and-coming talents solidified their places in the hearts of critics. From sophomore standouts to records with years of anticipation, narrowing down this list to just five albums wasn’t an easy task. Sufjan Stevens – “Carrie & Lowell” Stevens’ long-awaited seventh studio […]

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    Ritter combines messiah complex and honky-tonk

    Anna Prater, Chattanooga, Tenn. – Josh Ritter’s eighth studio album, “Sermon On The Rocks,” showcases some of the most clever and poignant songwriting of his career. As the title would suggest, Ritter sings tongue-in-cheek and biting lyrics about pretty heavy topics. But with catchy hooks that at their very least keep toes tapping, it’s one that […]

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  • The Playlist: Tailgating

    Anna Prater, Chattanooga, Tenn. – Tailgaiting Playlist: For all your homecoming needs. 1. Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond 2. Wagon Wheel – Old Crow Medicine Show 3. Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes 4. Down on the Corner – Creedence Clearwater Revival 5. All Star – Smash Mouth 6. Born in the U.S.A. – […]

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