"Hayden’s latest is one of a rare breed, so good at certain points that it’s easy to forget you’re listening to the songs of a regionally successful Texas act and not a country music legend."
Jim Malec, The 9513
LEE ANN WOMACK - Call Me Crazy (Mercury)
"Few modern-day artists make country music hurt as good as Lee Ann Womack. A master of the sorrowful song, she has assembled an almost painfully sad collection in Call Me Crazy."
Kevin J Coyne, Country Universe
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CAROLINE HERRING - Lantana (Signature Sounds)
"The women Herring writes about are all ordinary, and extraordinary, in the ways we all are, but Herring's ability to illuminate their hearts and souls is something truly special."
j. poet, AllMusic
JAMEY JOHNSON - That Lonesome Song (Mercury)
"The strength of That Lonesome Song lies not in its relation to past country classics, but in how well Johnson draws from that same river of human sadness and puts those dark feelings and experiences into song, without pulling any punches."
Dave Heaton, PopMatters
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VETIVER - Thing Of The Past (Sub Pop)
"Andy Cabic a rudement bien choisi le nom de son groupe, car de ses racines, Vetiver puise un parfum exquis."
Vincent Le Doeuff, Popnews