Albums that should get the Ryan Adams ‘1989’ treatment

On Sept. 21, Ryan Adams released a track-by-track cover album of Taylor Swift’s “1989” (2014) that reimagined the record through Adams’ perspective. It was — in short — incredible. Hearing the songs in a different light was a jolting and rewarding experience as a pop fan and is a trend that I definitely hope continues. Here […]


Ryan Adams’ ‘1989’ covers give Swift’s music new life

“1989” (2014) was perhaps Taylor Swift’s biggest step away from her country singer-songwriter roots and toward the world of pop. She collaborated with high-profile pop producers like Max Martin and Shellback to create hits including the chart-topping “Shake it Off” and “Blank Space” and showed that album sales are not necessarily a thing of the past.  “1989” sold almost 1.3 million copies during […]


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