God and Country Music: Purity & Party in Nashville

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.  I ain't no angel/I still got a still few more dances with the devil/I’m cleanin up my act, little by little/I’m getting there/I can finally stand the man in the mirror/ I see I ain’t as good as I’m gonna get/But I’m better than I used to be That is how Tim McGraw’s new hit FM Country song “Better Than I Used To Be” starts out. And it is … [Read more...]