Big & Rich's Hillbilly Jedi includes their latest hit
Corbin's All Over the Road is his second album. The lead single from the new project is
Yoakam's 3 Pears is his first album of all-new material in seven years. He recorded part of the project in Beck's home studio in California. The collection includes "It's Never Alright," a song written with
Other new releases include Texas country-rock band Atteberry Station's Nights at Spillman Ranch, Portland, Ore., ensemble Black Prairie's A Tear in the Eye Is a Wound in the Heart, Jim Byrnes' country-blues covers album I Hear the Wind in the Wires, bluegrass-inspired the Coal Porters' Find the One and Texas country star Bart Crow's Dandelion. Various roots artists also pay tribute to a longtime songwriting hero on Lowe Country: The Songs of Nick Lowe.
In addition, new country and Americana-related albums include Alabama native Anderson East's Flowers of the Broken Hearted, Academy Award-winner Ryan Bingham's Tomorrowland, California songwriter Aaron Embry's Tiny Prayers, country-rock singer Shane Gamble's self-titled release, Freakwater's Catherine Irwin's Little Heater, Texas folk musician Jimmy LaFave's Depending on the Distance and late rockabilly pioneer Janis Martin's The Blanco Sessions.