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How Dierks Bentley Became Country Music's Most Relatable Star

Maura Johnston, Esquire, 25 August 2016

IT'S A SULTRY August afternoon at the St. Louis record mecca Vintage Vinyl, and in the back of the shop amidst carrels of LPs, Dierks Bentley is surveying the robust crowd that's gathered to celebrate the vinyl release of his album Black.

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