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FAR #177 (April 2014)
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16 Rodney Crowell: Tarpaper Sky (New West) *AB/*AH/*BF/*CS/*EW/*JB/*MB/*MW/*N&T/*RF/*RJ/*TL
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2 Johnny Cash: Out Among The Stars (Legacy) *BL/*JT/*PT/*RH/*SZ
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1 Moot Davis: Goin’ In Hot (Crow Town) *LB/*LG/*MM/*SH
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- Gal Holiday & The Honky Tonk Revue: Last To Leave (self) *ATC/*CP/*FS
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- Floyd Domino & Maryann Price: Upfront (NewTex) *JF/*JJ
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23 Truckstop Honeymoon: The Madness Of Happiness (Squirrel) *MN/*PP/*RS
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20 Carlene Carter: Carter Girl (Concord) *KP
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- Nikki Lane: All Or Nothin' (New West) *CTS/*GM/*JZ
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6 Lydia Loveless: Somewhere Else (Bloodshot) *DF
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12 Chuck Mead: Free State Serenade (Plowboy) *MI/*OO
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3 Grant Peeples & The Peeples Republik; Punishing The Myth (Gator Bone)
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- Seldom Scene: Long Time… Seldom Scene (Smithsonian Folkways) *MD
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7 Adam Carroll: Let It Choose You (Down Hole) *BW/*TR
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- Radney Foster: Everything I Should Have Said (Devil's River)
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- Katie Glassman & Snapshot: Dream A Little Dream (Fiddle Parlor) *LMG
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- Jon Langford & Skull Orchard: Here Be Monsters (Bloodshot) *DWT/*JS
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7 VA: Looking Into You; A Tribute To Jackson Browne (Music Road) *DC
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4 Drive-By Truckers: English Oceans (ATO) *DP
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Ray Bonneville: Easy Gone (Red House) *SC
Wylie & The Wild West: Relic (Hi-Line) *TS
The Secret Sisters: Put Your Needle Down (Republic) *KC
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DB Rielly: Cross My Heart + Hope To Die (Shut Up & Play!) *BH
Rosanne Cash: The River And The Thread. (Blue Note)
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Bap Kennedy: Let’s Start Again (Proper) *TF
Dex Romweber: Images 13 (Bloodshot) *RV
Hurray For The Riff Raff: Small Town Heroes (ATO) *TA
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- John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff: Everything Except Goodbye (self) *RC
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Bastard Sons Of Johnny Cash: New Old Story (Randm) *MF
John Gorka: Bright Side Of Down (Blue Chalk/Red House) *HT
Sturgill Simpson: Metamodern Sounds In Country Music (Thirty Tigers)
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Carolyn Martin: A Platter Of Brownies; The Music Of Milton Brown (Java Jive)
Drivin' N' Cryin': Songs For The Turntable (New! Records/Blank) *HB
Girls Guns and Glory: Good Luck (Lonesome Day) *DS
Pike Cavalero: Torro (Sleazy) *OAM
The Sunparlour Players: The Living Proof (Outside) JR
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Aaron Lee Tasjan: Crooked River Burning (Rockwood Music Hall Recording) *SS
Aurora Nealand & The Royal Roses: The Lookback Transmission (self) *AG
Caitlin Rose The Stand-In (ATO) *RN
Cosy Sheridan: Pretty Bird (Waterbug) *MJM
Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin: Common Ground (YepRoc) *TT
Davey Davis & The Cabal Breakers: Subject To Change (Lunker) *GS
Dirk Powell: Walking Through Clay (Sugar Hill) *RMP
Eliza Gilkyson: The Nocturne Diaries (Red House)
Flaco Jiménez & Max Baca: Flaco & Max: Legends & Legacies (Smithsonian Folkways) *BS
Greg Trooper: Incident On Willow Street (Shakes) *CF
Hank Williams: The Garden Spot Programs (Omnivore) *DA
Holmes Brothers: Brotherhood (Alligator) *DJ
Jimbo Mathus: Dark Night Of The Soul (Fat Possum) *AMS
Leyla Fences: Itty Bitty Twang Twang () *FH
Nick Waterhouse: Holly (Innovative Leisure) *JP
Nickel Creek: A Dotted Line (Nonesuch)
NRBQ: Brass Tacks (Clang! *WC
Philip Gibbs: Box Canyon Blues (self) *BB
Redlands Palomino Company: Broken Carelessly (Clubhouse) *MAP
Rod Picott: Hang Your Hopes On A Crooked Nail (Welding Rod) *DG
Scott Krokoff: Realizations & Declarations Vol. 1 (SK) *RG
The Black Lillies: Runaway Freeway Blues (North Knox) *PGS
The Rhythm Shakers: Voodoo (Wild) *DV
WD Neely: Ballads, Bromides & Broadsides (self) *JW
Wussy: Attica (Shake It) *SR
Zoe Muth: World of Strangers (Signature Sounds) *AA

FAR charts are compiled from reports sent in by actual DJs with freeform (i.e. no playlists) radio shows on public, college and community stations 'round the country (and world). Each of them lists the six albums they took most pleasure in playing, one of which can be their Album of the Month (designated by a * and their initials).


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