Alt-Country Roses

The grand dames of alt-country music are made of sterner stuff. No matter what life throws at them, whether heartbreaks or disappointments, nothing ever keeps them down! These alt-country women are filled with longing, hope and resilience.
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Curated by

Greg Torrington

Greg Torrington has years of experience in college and commercial radio. Greg was awarded Music Director of the Year at the first Canadian Music Week industry awards and is credited with breaking many prominent Canadian and international recording artists. Greg worked on projects for many of the Canada’s top artists, served on juries and talent committee. He also participated in music evaluation sessions and panels at numerous regional industry conferences across Canada. In recent years, Greg has ventured into artists consulting and personnel management. He is also a regular contributor and columnist for national music publications.

Artists

Kasey Chambers
Emmylou Harris
Lucinda Williams
Rosanne Cash
Alison Krauss
Gillian Welch
Pieta Brown
Amanda Shires
Mary Gauthier
Nikki Lane

Chart

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Goose Snow Cone
Aimee Mann
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Gravity
Amelia Curran
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The Road
The T Sisters
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Finish Line
Jade Jackson
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17 Days
Angie And The Deserters
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Any Other Way
Melissa Etheridge
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Twisted Pine
Twisted Pine
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My Only Desire
Jenny Don't & The Spurs
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Sit Here And Cry
Aubrie Sellers
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Hillbilly Jewels
Kelly Prescott