Outlaw country music and the glory days of Willie, Merle, Waylon and Cash may seem like they are far behind us.
However, there are a few artists out there that are still carrying that outlaw spirit into the studio and onto the stage. Artists who made their reputations by doing things their own way. Whether all these artists fit the typical “outlaw” definition or not, there is no denying their rough around the edges style and “no bullsh*t” attitudes towards making great country music.
Here’s 150 songs from artists doing their best to keep traditional country music alive.