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All Points West for Dierks Bentley

The country superstar channels the rocky vistas of his Arizona youth on his stellar ninth LP, The Mountain, out June 8.

Where did the idea for an album about the West come from?

Every album, I don’t know what the hell I’m going to write about. I never want to go backwards—the good ol’ days are good because they’re gone for me [laughs]. [Last summer]

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