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Country singer Margo Price's debut has even got Jack White excited

Country singer Margo Price's debut has even got Jack White excited

Don’t get Margo Price wrong. It’s not that the Illinois-reared, Nashville-based singer-songwriter isn’t flattered by comparisons to such respected country forbears as Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton and Emmylou Harris.

It’s just that such compliments only tell half the story.

“I don’t just want to listen to music made by women, and I don’t just want to listen to music made by men,” said Price, 33. 

“I just want to listen to good music,” she said. “Bob Dylan and Neil Young are two of my greatest influences. I love Willie Nelson, I love Porter Wagoner.”

Price’s debut, “Midwest...

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