Bluegrass Singer Dale Ann Bradley Among New Album Releases
Dale Ann Bradley released a new album, Don't Turn Your Back, on Compass Records on Tuesday (May 19). The album is a mix of new songs, as well as remakes of Fleetwood Mac's "Over My Head," Patty Loveless' "Last Thing on My Mind" and Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down." Bradley is the International Bluegrass Music Association's (IBMA) reigning female vocalist of the year. Other new independent releases include singer-songwriter Ashley Cleveland's God Don't Never Change (Koch), Gregory Alan Isakov's This Empty Northern Hemisphere (self-released), Red Stick Ramblers' My Suitcase Is Always Packed (Sugar Hill), Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out's self-titled album (Rural Rhythm), Chris Pandolfi's Looking Glass (Sugar Hill), Angie Stevens' Queen of This Mess (Boss Koala) and the Tractors' Trade Union (Koch). Additionally, Sony Music Entertainment has digitally released Ashley Monroe's 2006 album, Satisfied, a Columbia Records project that was sidelined during Sony's corporate merger with BMG.