Jason Isbell: Not the Southern Rocker We Deserve, but the One We Need

I hate bro-country. Like, despise it. So does Steve Earle. So thank God we have a Southern-Fried Warrior bringing The Nashville Sound to the masses. Mr. Jason Isbell and his band the 400 Unit brought that sound to the Late Show with Stephen Colbert the other night, and he also managed an appearance on The Daily Show last night, with an enlightening interview.

Here’s the Colbert performance, which effing rocked:

 

And here’s his dope Daily Show performance: