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Country Strong | Soundtrack

This steaming pile of songs is emblematic of the state of mainstream country music — all artifice, no heart, calculated anthems written to formula and meant, like the film itself, to do no more than capitalize on the genre's current success and rob its
Sony (2011)
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  January 14, 2011

An American Carol

A Michael Moore–esque documentarian changes his stars and stripes after trying to abolish the Fourth of July.  
A dissent-bashing tale
By BETSY SHERMAN  |  October 09, 2008

Crossword: 'Behind the music'

Butt seriously, folks
By MATT JONES  |  September 13, 2006