Category Archives: Music

Album of the Year Update

I love music. I’ve written about some of my favorite music here, particularly at the end of each year when I pick my “Album of the Year.” During the Covid lockdown days, I began developing a list of winners working … Continue reading

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David Gray @ Ascend Amphitheater

Jackson and I saw David Gray at Ascend Amphitheater in Nashville this week. The venue was fantastic (first time we’d been there) and David Gray was on point. He sang the entirety of his “White Ladder” album and he sounded … Continue reading

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New Guitar

Somebody got a new guitar this week. Could this be a precursor to some new music from @jacksonbybee? Hmm….

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Spinning the Vinyl: Khruangbin

Found this at a record store called “Dr. Music” in Fairhope this weekend.

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Don’t Think Jesus: The Gospel according to Morgan Wallen

There may not be a more polarizing figure on the contemporary country music landscape than Morgan Wallen. On the heels of a few highly publicized violations of COVID restrictions throughout 2020, Wallen’s star fell even further in February 2021 when … Continue reading

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“wildflower” interview with Jackson Bybee

We’re only a few days away from the release of “wildflower,” Jackson Bybee’s sophomore album. I sat down with him to talk about the record, his creative process, and which new songs he’s most excited to release. Jason: The theme … Continue reading

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Meat Loaf, Betty White, Bob Saget and Christian Communion

Meat Loaf died last night. Since the 1970s, Michael / Marvin Lee Aday has sold over 65 million albums under the recording name “Meat Loaf.” His most successful work, Bat Out of Hell, sold over 40 million copies and is … Continue reading

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Best Albums of 2021

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know how much I love music. Each year I’ll review some of my favorite records in a year-end “Best Albums” list. And of course, the term “best” is subjective; as … Continue reading

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Best Books 2021

Every year I set myself a goal to read 52 books — one per week. It’s a pretty ambitious goal and most years I fall short. 2019 was a personal high mark; I actually read 62 books that year. Last … Continue reading

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Jackson Bybee Official YouTube Channel

Jackson now has an official YouTube channel where you can find all of his music. Subscribe at the link below and stay tuned for some exciting news coming soon!

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