Eric Church

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Pedro The Lion's Return

"But on his first Pedro the Lion record since 2004, recollections of his Arizona boyhood are marked by a forgiveness that testifies to his spiritual development."
Robert Christgau
3.29.19
Interviews

How Do You Stop Ticket Scalpers? Eric Church Has an Answer

Everyone from Chance the Rapper to Lin Manuel-Miranda of 'Hamilton' is determined to return ticket buying to the fans. Eric Church's new system for his Holdin’ My Own Tour may help.
Dan Hyman
9.27.16
we saw this

Craven Country Jamboree Featured a Horrific Kitten Burning, Eric Church, and Of Course, Bros

We met every type of bro.
Devin Pacholik
7.19.16
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Tall Tales and Big Country: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau tackles albums from Brandy Clark, Carrie Underwood, and more of country's finest.
Robert Christgau
7.1.16
Interviews

Inside the Mind of an Outsider: A Conversation with Eric Church

In a rare interview since the surprise release of 'Mr. Misunderstood' this past November, we talk extensively with one of country music's biggest stars.
Dan Hyman
4.1.16
Op-Eds

The Grammys Sucked a Surprisingly Small Amount This Year

Last night’s 57th Annual Grammy Awards was the most rewarding in the show’s recent history, and even in its misfires you could see a long-standing legacy institution lurching toward renewed respect.
Craig Jenkins
2.9.15
2014 in Review

Looking Back on the Year in Party Country, in Which Country Music Didn't Die

This year the conversation in country went from griping about bro country to contemplating the deterioration of the genre—maybe that was an overreaction.
Jessica Ogilvie
12.24.14