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Delmore Brothers at IBMM

The International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY has opened a new exhibit focusing on the life and music of Alton and Rabon Delmore, known to history as The Delmore Brothers. They were Grand Ole Opry stars in the pre-bluegrass era, but their legacy is such […]

Flashback: Barry Gibb Proves His Country Cred

One is a bluegrass and country music legend, the other a songwriting icon whose material has encompassed pop, disco, R&B and country. On July 28th, 2012, when Grand Ole Opry member Ricky Skaggs invited the great Barry Gibb to share the Opry stage with him, anyone in the audience who...

See Will Hoge Perform Wistful 'Little Bitty Dreams' on the Opry

Will Hoge has had his share of surreal career moments, including performing on stage at the legendary Grand Ole Opry. Just south of that Nashville institution is the bedroom community of Franklin, Tennessee, and the childhood home where much Hoge's latest LP, Small Town Dreams, was written, including the reflective...

Why Willie Nelson Plays a Classical Guitar

last monthHumor / odd : mental_floss

Paul Familetti, Wikimedia Commons // CC BY 2.0 From his gigs at Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge and the Grand Ole Opry to his Patsy Cline covers and membership in the Highwaymen, the name “Willie Nelson” is almost synonymous with country music. So what’s he doing playing a Martin N-20 classical guitar? In 1969, Nelson played a Baldwin acoustic. Show More Summary

Scotty McCreery & Grand Ole Opry Team Up

2 months agoMusic / Country : Rough Stock

Iconic country institution and rising star team for "Cause for Applause" at local Nashville Children's Hospital. The post Scotty McCreery & Grand Ole Opry Team Up appeared first on RoughStock.

Steven Tyler Signs With Big Machine to Release Country Album

After strutting onto the stage of the Grand Ole Opry during Eric Paslay's performance last week and teasing his upcoming country album, Steven Tyler has made it official. Rolling Stone Country can exclusively confirm that the Aerosmith frontman has signed a deal with Dot Records, the legendary label that Scott...

Steven Tyler Announces Solo Country Album

After months of speculation, Steven Tyler has confirmed the upcoming release of his first country solo album.  The Aerosmith frontman made the announcement last night, during a surprise visit to the Grand Ole Opry. The Opry's lineup was stacked with country vets like Charlie Daniels and newer acts including Aaron Watson and Eric...

Watch Maddie & Tae's Stunning Grand Ole Opry Performance

If you haven't discovered the Grand Ole Opry's YouTube channel yet, you're missing out. With a wealth of full performances from Opry members and special guests alike, it's the ultimate country rabbit hole in which to lose yourself. This Maddie & Tae performance from their Opry debut is a fine example. One...

Why Country Rules the Airwaves: Chronicling the Genre’s Continuing Moment and Challenging Future in One Music-Filled Night

The brief walk from dressing room 9 to the stage of Nashville’s Grand Ole Opry takes about 20 seconds, but passes decades of country music’s most prized heritage. There’s the photo of Dolly Parton with Paul McCartney, next to the piano...Show More Summary

Ole Miss Student Indicted For Hanging Noose Around Statue Honoring School's First Black Enrollee

2 months agoNews : Huffington Post

A federal grand jury indicted a student at the University of Mississippi on two separate civil rights charges on Friday for hanging a noose and a flag depicting a Confederate symbol around a campus statue honoring James Meredith, the...Show More Summary

Darius Rucker Releases “Southern Style” Tuesday

2 months agoMusic / Country : Rough Stock

New album from the Grand Ole Opry star features the hit "Homegrown Honey," "So I Sang," "Low Country" and "Baby I'm Right." The post Darius Rucker Releases “Southern Style” Tuesday appeared first on RoughStock.

'Nashville' Cast Hits the Road for New Tour

With cast members like Charles Esten and Sam Palladio regulars at the Grand Ole Opry and playing Music City festivals, like this week's Tin Pan South, ABC's Nashville has fully blurred the line between life and art. The series will further expand its reach when it launches its second concert...

Brad Paisley to Host Nashville Wild West Comedy Festival Show

Country music and comedy have gone together since the early days of the Grand Ole Opry, and funny man/country superstar and Opry member Brad Paisley has learned from the best. Throughout his multi-platinum career, Paisley has applied ample doses of dry wit to many of his songs and videos, and...

Carly Pearce To Make Grand Ole Opry Debut

3 months agoMusic / Country : Rough Stock

After growing up in the shadows of Bill Monroe, Keith Whitley and The Judds in the blue hills of eastern Kentucky, singer/songwriter Carly Pearce will... The post Carly Pearce To Make Grand Ole Opry Debut appeared first on RoughStoc...

Grand Ole Opry To Launch 90th Anniversary Celebration

3 months agoMusic / Country : Rough Stock

Brad Paisley, Old Crow Medicine Show, Asleep At The Wheel are among those kicking off the Celebration with new music, salutes to Opry tradition. The post Grand Ole Opry To Launch 90th Anniversary Celebration appeared first on RoughStock.

Montgomery Gentry Release New Single “Folks Like Us”

3 months agoMusic / Country : Rough Stock

The award-winning Grand Ole Opry members showcase upcoming album with new track. The post Montgomery Gentry Release New Single “Folks Like Us” appeared first on RoughStock.

Exclusive Interview: Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman on 'Girl Crush,' the Grand Ole Opry, and What's Next for the Band

Kimberly Schlapman, left, with bandmates Jimi Westbrook, Karen Fairchild, and Phillip Sweet I'm kind of glad we didn't know 16 years ago, when we were driving ourselves around in a van -- one time we drove all the way [from Nashville]...Show More Summary

Brandon Heath to Perform at Grand Ole Opry After Joining Steven Curtis Chapman Onstage

Brandon Heath is set to perform at the Grand Ole Opry on Friday, just weeks after the Christian musician took the stage alongside Steven Curtis Chapman and Deana Carter.

Carrie Underwood, Vince Gill Duet 'Go Rest High On That Mountain' at Little Jimmy Dickens Funeral

Carrie Underwood teamed up with Vince Gill honoring Little Jimmy Dickens at the Grand Ole Opry on Thursday with the song "Go Rest High On That Mountain."

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