For those of you just discovering Country Universe because of Ben Foster’s stellar review of Calling Me Home, here are some other Kathy Mattea features from our archives:
This interview from March 2009 covers Mattea’s musical legacy, with a special focus on her Grammy-nominated Coal.
Mattea’s entry on our 2008 countdown of the genre’s greatest women.
Twenty-five of her best, written shortly after the release of Coal.
A look back at
the single that earned Mattea her first Grammy award and won its songwriters several major honors as well.