Reba McEntire, Cowboy Jack Clement, Jason Isbell, Diarrhea Planet, Bruno Mars, Tim Easton and More: Inside This Week’s Music Section (and on the Cover)



Urban Cowgirl: Rodeo queen, Broadway baby, single-name superstar — the Country Music Hall of Fame celebrates all the women Reba McEntire is (All the Women I Am now open at the Country Music Hall of Fame)

The Cowboy Rides Away: Remembering the legendary Cowboy Jack Clement, chairman of the fun business

Something to Talk About: Unpacking what went into Jason Isbell's Southeastern breakthrough this year (Playing Saturday, 17th at the Ryman)

Raising a Stink: Locals Diarrhea Planet graduate from pop-punk class clowns to earnest rock 'n' rollers (Playing Saturday, 17th at Exit/In; I'm Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams out Aug. 20 via Infinity Cat Records)

Mission to Mars: On pop star Bruno Mars' all-too-graphic growing pains (Playing Saturday, 17th at Bridgestone Arena)

Here Comes the Sun: Tim Easton finds his inner Buddy Holly and rocks '50s style on Not Cool (Playing Tuesday, 20th at Grimey's and Wednesday, 21st at Loveless Barn's Music City Roots; Not Cool out Aug. 20)

In The Spin: Live on the Green at Public Square Park feat. Matt & Kim, The Privates with Echo Group and What Up English at The Stone Fox

Plus Critics’ Picks on Lee Bains and the Glory Fires, Brass Band of Nashville, Great Peacock with District Attorneys and Joey Kneiser, Viceroy, Jimmy Eat World, Nasheet Waits, Morning Teleportation, East Nashville Underground, Father Figures, Rock City Birdhouse, The Cult with White Hills, Morgan O'Kane, Kevin Seconds, Rosie Flores and more

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