Ray Wylie Hubbard‘s latest album, The Ruffian’s Misfortune, backs deep blues (“Down by the River”) with rich narratives (“Stone Blind Horses”). CMT Edge spoke with the Austin, Texas-area songwriter about escaping …
Revival: The Sam Bush Story, which debuted last week during the Nashville Film Festival, was announced as the winner of the festival’s Audience Choice Award for best music documentary. It had two showings during the festival, and the premiere turned into a major news event […]
Written by Josh Wilson, John King and Matt Rogers. Produced by Derek George. Released by Stoney Creek Records. The post Randy Houser – “We Went” appeared first on RoughStock.
Written by Haley Georgia and Matt Dragstrem. Produced by Luke Dick. Executive Producer Arturo Buenahora, Jr. The post Haley Georgia – “Rediculous” appeared first on RoughStock.
"Hot In Herre" star set to show audience his roots on forthcoming project, his first since leaving Universal Records. The post Nelly To Release A Country Album appeared first on RoughStock.
"We Went" is the first single from Randy Houser's upcoming fourth album, which is his second with Stoney Creek Records. The post Randy Houser Sends New Music To Radio appeared first on RoughStock.
The Top 10 features five artists signed to Warner Music Nashville, including their newest signees Kid Rock and Chris Janson. The post The Most-Added Singles At Radio: April 27, 2015 appeared first on RoughStock.
Jamie Johnson has asked us to share a statement as he departs The Grascals. He was an original, founding member of the band, which got it’s start as Dolly Parton’s Nashville-based road band when she was doing a more bluegrass sound. Touring with them for […]
Change is something of a constant in the bluegrass world, just as it is in the arts in general. We’ve become accustomed to seeing new faces in our favorite groups from time to time, which makes bands that display consistency all the more special and […]
When it was announced in January that The Hillbenders would be releasing a bluegrass version of The Who’s classic rock opera, Tommy, one of the first songs that came to mind was the fiendishly creepy Tommy’s Holiday Camp. How would that work in a bluegrass […]
Reba McEntire Love Somebody This is the strongest album Reba McEntire has released in more than twenty years. Listening to Love Somebody is hearing a legend of the genre rediscover her own voice. She’s always been an excellent singer, but … Continue reading ?
When Bill Yates passed away in January, many people wondered what would become of the band he had created, billed as Bill Yates & the Country Gentlemen Tribute Band. He had assembled the group to perform the old songs the Gentlemen had recorded during his […]
One thing was immediately clear when Austin’s Shakey Graves passed through Boston a few weeks ago — he’s come a long way from his one-man band roots. Sure, he did a couple of songs solo but he quickly invited his two bandmates to the stage (drummer and guitarist/bassist). The three proceeded to whip the crowd […]
As we’re prepping our 1993 lists, there have been many debut albums in consideration. That year brought the first studio sets from big stars like Tracy Byrd, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Shania Twain, and Clay Walker. Also, sentimental favorites of … Continue reading ?
If we’re honest with ourselves, we don’t like every single music choice that even our very favorite artists make, which is what inspired us to share our least favorite albums from our favorite artists. In that same spirit, there are … Continue reading ?
Everything feels new as band releases fourth studio album via a new partnership with John Varvatos Records, BMLG and Republic Records. The post Zac Brown Band Expands & Explore On “Jekyll + Hyde” appeared first on RoughStock.
Benjamin Franklin ‘Tex’ Logan passed away peacefully on Friday evening, April 24, 2015; he was 88 years old. He had had a heart attack and experienced renal failure in his last few days. We are working on a tribute/remembrance and hope to post that in […]
It may be a bit chilly at MerleFest this year, but the competition was hot for the 2015 Chris Austin Songwriting Contest this afternoon at the festival. Three finalists in four categories performed their songs live on stage for the judges, who included Peter Rowan, […]
Talented singer to perform her hot new single "I Got The Boy" on the hallowed, iconic stage. The post Jana kramer To Return To Opry Tuesday appeared first on RoughStock.
Beloved star returns with first all-new record in six years. The post John Anderson “Goldmine” Tracklist & Cover Art appeared first on RoughStock.