BRUNO MICHEL Country Music Journalist
935 CR 4820
Kempner, TX 76539
Cell: (1) 254-554-1166
Mail: [email protected]


CD Reviews

of Texas-, US- and European Country Music Albums

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older reviews are available in german language only. More recent reviews are available in both, english and german. See flags beside the review where english version exists.

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Bruno Michel
Country Music Journalist
935 CR 4820
Kempner, TX 76539


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We do not publish singles or EPs unless there's a specific reason.


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Here is a selection of reviewed CDs. The links on this page lead to the artist's website. To read the review, please click the above alphabetic register.

A to C

Doris Ackermann; Doug Adkins; Jason Aldean; Billy Allen; Tommy Alverson; Angelfire; Steven Anthony; Tom Astor; Kevin Barr; Bellamy Brothers;
Dierks Bentley; Big & Rich; Big Bones; Big Bull Band; Big Daddy Love;
big STONE; Jarrod Birmingham; Black Bone Child; Mike Blakely;
Rustie Blue;
Blue Beat & The Tumblin' Donkeys; Jason Boland;
Paul Mac Bonvin; Brady Bowen; John Brack's Wise Men Quartet;
Larry Bradfute; Brand New Strings; Richard Brobst; Broken Spoke;
Brooks & Dunn; Ed Burleson; Billy Don Burns; Dave Caley; Suzie Candell; Wendy Carlisle; Billy Cate; Change Of Key; Kenny Chesney; Terri Clark;
David Cline; Daniel T. Coates; N.Y. Cole; Dugg Collins; Stacie Collins;
C.W. Colt; Patricia Conroy; Cooder Graw; Country Boy Rolling Stone;
Country Delight
; Country Stew; Cowboy Jack Clement; Dean Crawford;

D to F

Jon Christopher Davis; John Mark Davis; Derailers; Lynn Davis; Desert Heat; Amber Digby; The Doo-Wah Riders; Mason Douglas; Dusty Boots;
Dusty Road
; Bill Emerson; Frank Fara; Kevin Fowler; Todd Fritsch;
Frizzell & Friends;

G to I

Pam Gadd; Mark Gandy; Göla; Jeff Griffith; Gumboot Rednex; Jeffrey Halford;
R.W. Hampton
; Joni Harms; Jodi Lyn Hawkshaw; Hey Boyz; Jan Hiermeyer;
Becky Hobbs
; Howdy; George Hug

J to L

Jerry Jennings; Shawn Jennings; Don Jensen; Jump The Gun; Anne Kay; Richard Koechli; Randy Kohrs; Lantana; LAY D. (Dagmar); The Lennerockers; Tony Lewis; Zane Lewis; Little Big Town; Lost Immigrants

M to O

Mack And The Sunliners; Marc & The Boiled Crawfish; Mariotti Brothers;
Andy Martin
; Dave Maswick;George McConkey; Brian McDade;
Reba McEntire; Robert Bo McGuire; Ken Mellons; Mark Merritt; Augie Meyers; Tommy Miles; Rick Monroe; Bobby Mountain;
Brent Moyer; Megan Munroe; Michael Martin Murphey; Myrol; Dustin Neighbors; Joe Nichols;
Joe Paul Nichols; nonstop R & J Country Band; Inger Nordström;
Alecia Nugent; Lisa O'Kane; One Left; Dave Owens;

P to R

Brad Paisley; The Pasta Cowboys; Patty Parker; Pioneer Pepper & Sunset Pioneers; Michael Peterson; Sherwin Phillips; The Pioneers; Curtis Potter; Codie Prevost; Casey Rankin; Terry Rasor; Otis Read; Jerry Reed; Restless; Rhythm Train; P.G. Rider; Julie Roberts; Artist Robinson; David Rodriguez; Roger & The Wild Horses; Randy Rogers Band; Tokyo Rosenthal; Ruckus;
Mike Runnels; Darryl Lee Rush; Shake Russell; Tim Ryan

S to U

Scotty And The Silverscreen Ranchands; Becky Schlegel; Joe Schwach;
Vivien Searcy
; Silverwood; Rene Sims; Tori Sparks; Dean Strickland;
Joey Stuckey
; Bob Style; Sugarland; Trent Summar; Sunday Skifflers; SuperCountry; Liz Talley; Barry & Holly Tashian; James Michael Taylor;
Karen Taylor-Good
; Owen Temple;Texas Renegade; Steve Thomas;
Hayden Thompson
; Randy Thompson; Tennessee Three; Josh Turner;
The Tygers; Kendy Toms & The Red Boots; Justin Trevino; Marcus Tribble; Two Tons of Steel

V to W

Townes van Zandt; Various Artists (12 albums); Vicki Vann; Vintage;
David Waddell
; Willy Wainwright; Warner Western Instrumental Series;
Rachael Warwick
; Aaron Watson; Jennifer Weatherly;
Reid Wells & Segovia 1862
; Walt Wilkins; Alan West; Wild Canyon; Wildfire;

K.C. Williams
; Amanda Wilson; Mark Wise; Drew Womack; Lee Ann Womack; Chely Wright; Michelle Wright;

X to Z

Big Bob Young;




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