God and Country Music: "Salvation Song”–The Heart and Wisdom of the Avett Brothers

Each week in God and Country Music, Nick Rynerson gives country music a chance and examines the world of Americana, folk, alt-country, and popular country music.Under the wide umbrella of country music that spans from (questionably) Taylor Swift to Roy Acuff there are few acts that transcend definition and stir their fans like the Avett Brothers. The Avett Brothers, a North Carolina outfit headed by two very talented siblings, have been hard to classify but easy to love. They posses virtuosic … [Read more...]