Bay Area folk trio The T Sisters — Erika, Rachel, and Chloe Tietjen — released their debut album, Kindred Lines, earlier this year on mentor/producer Laurie Lewis’s label, Spruce & Maple. Drawing on elements of early country music, R&B,...Show More Summary
The record is a folk-tinged singer-songwriter effort with a little bit of a country element to it as well. Arrangements are pretty basic, seeing as how more significance is placed on the song's harmonic and lyrical content. Plus, itShow More Summary
The music publisher of Eminem's "Lose Yourself" is suing a New Zealand political party for alleged unauthorized use of the Detroit rapper's Oscar- and Grammy-winning song during the run-up to a national election in the country.
Hatsune Miku is all about music and love, and she wouldn't want anyone - or any country - to feel left out. Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai Remix is due out on 3DS in western territories in 2015, but it's also heading to Japan as Hatsune Miku:...
Country behemoth Tim McGraw will show off new music from his just-released 13th studio album, Sundown Heaven Town, on Tuesday night during a live-streamed concert. Joining the "Live Like You Were Dying" singer for the live stream, which starts Sept. Show More Summary
Have you ever discovered a genre of music previously out of your range of musical vision and gotten a bit fixated? This very thing has happened to me on more than one occasion. I’ve gotten on “kicks,” whether it was early country, reggae, or Norwegian black metal. Show More Summary
Country music legend Willie Nelson sits down across the table from his sister, pianist Bobbie Nelson, to show off a long storytelling card trick that utilizes every single card in the deck. via The World’s Best Ever, Boing Boing
By Diana Hereld of Pathways in Music. This weekend, the seventh annual San Diego Music Thing took place at the Town & Country Resort Hotel in Mission Valley. Featuring some of the most innovative minds in the business, the two-day music...Show More Summary
Following a successful first album with a well-received sophomore effort is one of the most difficult things to do in music. Brothers Luke and Joel Smallbone of the group For King and Country are looking to do just that with the release of "Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong." on Sept. 16.
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Andrew St. James’ The Shakes (self-titled) is music for those who like latter-day/the current phase of Flaming Lips, if Wayne Coyne was strictly acoustic. Some of it sounds like a wholesome country or Americana album where St. James’ stories are content enough to not only listen to, but remember and sing along to yourself. The […]
Mykelti Williamson will show his little known music talents in a recurring role on the upcoming third season of ABC's country music drama Nashville. The Justified and 24 alum will play Terry, a brilliant musician who, after suffering a terrible personal tragedy, lives as a nomad on the streets of Nashville. Show More Summary
We already knew that Taylor Swift was a crossover star, considering her success in both the country and pop music worlds. But we still didn't see this coming! The artist - whose fan base typically consists of teenage females - has been...Show More Summary
‘Blue Yodel No. 12 &. 35? has its boots in country music’s present and past. The song’s bluegrass spirit evokes the best best of front-porch, foot-stomping rollicks. The song’s clever wordplay throws some of best hillbilly shade ever at the spurned (or spurner) and brings it into the present. The title of “Blue Yodel No. [...]
The anthracite mines of my home state, Pennsylvania, don’t get a lot of love in roots music, probably because most country and bluegrass artists are more familiar with Kentucky coal country, but maybe also because folks outside the state can’t pronounce “Schuylkill,” much less find something that rhymes with it. Show More Summary
Wed 12 Nov The fascinating singer/songwriter at the centre of blockbuster Oscar-winning documentary Searching for Sugar Man is returning to the country...
Briefly: Just after some footage of Tom Hiddleston singing as Hank Williams at a music festival in Michigan surfaced online before he steps in front of cameras for the country western musician's biopic I Saw the Light, the female lead of the film has been revealed. Show More Summary
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Australians aren’t pirating music as often as they were before, according to a study by Spotify that analyzed the rate at which consumers in the country illegally downloaded music via their mobile phones. And the company isn’t shy about...Show More Summary
www.ponomusic.comNeil Young Over the course of a nearly 50-year music career, Neil Young has touched nearly every genre, from country to post-punk to blues. But his most recent venture is unusual even for him -- he's now the CEO of a...Show More Summary