Albums I Felt Like I'd Known All My Life, Even When I First Heard Them

  • The Byrds/Sweetheart of the Rodeo
  • The Rolling Stones/Sticky Fingers
  • Rod Stewart/Every Picture Tells a Story
  • Johnny Cash/American Recordings
  • Lucinda Williams/Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
  • Shelby Lynne/I Am Shelby Lynne
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The main things these albums, all of which became some sort of "comfort albums" for me, have in common is a warmth and sincerity. They may not be the most groundbreaking, but they all truly touched me (as corny as that may sound)...