Quintessential Album Tuesday :: Cardinology :: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals

Cardinology :: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals Quintessential Album Tuesday A Little History: Cardinology is the tenth studio album by Ryan Adams, and fourth album with his backing band, The Cardinals, released on October 28, 2008. The album completed Adams’ contract with Lost Highway Records, and marks his final recording session with The Cardinals. Following the album’s release and subsequent tour, Adams disbanded the band and entered a self-imposed hiatus until the release of Ashes & Fire, in 2011. According to Adams, the album “[is] about the moment when you recognize the difference between ego and pride and your sense of service to your friends, family or yourself. Once you’ve … Continue reading Quintessential Album Tuesday :: Cardinology :: Ryan Adams & The Cardinals

Ryan Adams & The Cardinals :: Cardinology :: My Favorite Albums

Ryan Adams & the Cardinals :: Cardinology (2008) At the core of who I am, and at the center of my musical soul, are a handful of artists, bands and musicians that are so intrinsic, so vital, so overwhelmingly part of who I am, how I see the world, how I feel that they almost feel a part of my DNA. In many ways I could list all of their albums as “my favorites“, and will probably end up doing just that eventually, so do not say I did not warn you. Ryan Adams is one of those artists, musicians, … Continue reading Ryan Adams & The Cardinals :: Cardinology :: My Favorite Albums