This week's weekly mixtape is double-sized special-edition of 20 tracks for what we think is the perfect 4th of July party mixtape playlist. The post The Weekly Mixtape:The 4th of July Country Music Party Mix appeared first on RoughStock.
Let’s celebrate the fourth of July with one of my favorite songs. Originally written by Dave Alvin, it was popularized by the punk band X on their 1987 album See How We Are. Here are two versions of the song. The first is Dave Alvin performing the song with his band the Guilty Ones. The […]
The late Jean Ruth Ritchie was born in the tiny hamlet of Viper, in Perry County, Kentucky, on December 8, 1922, already immersed in the folk music process; that of searching for and the oral handing down of songs. Ritchie’s paternal grandfather, Austin, was documented […]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the 4th of July! Beer, BBQ, fireworks, families…this holiday has it all. And what would the 4th be without killer music? Over at 9b we decided to put together a playlist and throw the doors open to our listeners. Head on over and give it a listen, […]
It’s a pretty hefty undertaking for a bluegrass band – especially an independent group – to release one album per year. Bud’s Collective, a relatively new group based out of the northern Virginia/eastern West Virginia area, upped the ante for their debut release, putting out […]
Right out of the gate I’m going to just give you some Two Cow Garage as a celebration of the freedom granted to almost everyone by SCOCTUS (next up is recognition of polygamous marriage). I’ve posted what I think about the decision on FB and won’t belabor the point here, so let’s all just enjoy […]
From when I lived in south Alabama in the early ’90s, I remember Destin, FL for its pearly white beaches, crystal clear water, and tons of new construction. Much of the area had fairly recently been devastated by a hurricane, and insurance settlements and rebuilding […]
Music video is for his Top 40 hit "Love Is Your Name," the lead single from his country and solo debut for Dot Records. The post Steven Tyler Releases Debut Country Music Video appeared first on RoughStock.
Our latest interview is with Somerville, MA-based folk troubadour Dan Blakeslee. Blakeslee has released numerous albums, the most recent of which is 2014’s Owed to the Tangled Wind. The album was recorded at the Columbus Theatre in Providence, RI by Ben Knox Miller and Jeffrey Prystowsky (The Low Anthem) and earned Blakeslee recognition as the […]
Our weekly look at ten new singles from country music’s best and brightest, including the pictured Scotty McCreery, here! The post The Weekly Single Recap: July 3, 2015 appeared first on RoughStock.
Corey Smith, guitarist with modern grassers, Ash Breeze, has launched a promising new YouTube channel he calls War Against Silence. The concept is to create music videos that pair promising young vocalists with music that is more widely popular as a tool to increase music […]
Shelly Swanger was on hand at ROMP 2015, and just sent us these images from the festival.
BMLG isn't leaving the Universal Music Group fold anytime as Florida Georgia Line's label has a slight transition. The post BMLG Now Owns Republic Nashville Label appeared first on RoughStock.
My good buddies, Jeremy Porter and the Tucos released a video for their song”Bottled Regrets” yesterday. If you don’t already own North of the Sweet Tea Line then this oughta convince you! I really loved this album when I got it and I am still really enjoying it.
So now it’s the second day of the month. What are your favorite second singles from albums or compilations? I’ll pick different artists this time around: Patty Loveless, “Here I am” John Anderson, “Straight Tequila Night” Carlene Carter, “Come on … Continue reading ?
“Drinkin’ Town with a Football Problem” Billy Currington Written by Elizabeth Elkins, Aaron Henningsen, Brian Henningsen, Clara Henningsen, and Vanessa Olivarez What a disappointing letdown from a totally intriguing title. I was hoping for some incisive social commentary a la … Continue reading ?
See how you can help Little Big Town retain the #1 position on their chart with "Girl Crush." The post Little Big Town, “Girl Crush” Aiming For Record appeared first on RoughStock.
The track and video showcases the talent this newcomer possesses. The post Rainey Qualley – “Me And Johnny Cash” appeared first on RoughStock.
Get all the details about the singer's second ever Platinum single here! The post Dustin Lynch’s “Where It’s At” Goes Platinum appeared first on RoughStock.
Get the full scoop about the release of the video for their Top 30 and rising hit from "747" here! The post Lady Antebellum Premieres “Long Stretch of Love” Video appeared first on RoughStock.