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Chivalry developer trademarks Mirage: Arcane Warfare

Chivalry: Medieval Warfare was absolutely great. Take a load of shouty knights, make them chuck axes and swing swords at each other in a first person melee-fest, and you’ve got yourself a grand ole time. Plus it gets extra points for...Show More Summary

I Bet I Can Guess Who Bought Penelope Disick This ‘What Would North Do?’ T-Shirt

Penelope Disick may only be three years old, but indoctrination into the church of North West happens without warning or permission. Though tiny Penelope and her best friend regularly appear to be having a grand ole time together, clearly someone thought that the lines needed to be drawn early as... More »

Neko Case Talks New Box Set, DIY Days, Getting Kicked Off Grand Ole Opry

It's mid-afternoon on an October day and Neko Case has her work cut out for her: She must sign 500 copies of her new vinyl box set, Truckdriver, Gladiator, Mule. "My wrist is feeling supple," she says with a big laugh. "It feels pretty NASCAR." Today marks the first time the auburn-haired,...

Watch the Trailer for Grand Ole Opry's Silver Screen Debut

"There are two places you play," says Brad Paisley. "There's the Grand Ole Opry and everywhere else."  That line closes the just-released trailer for the big-screen film American Saturday Night: Live From the Grand Ole Opry, featuring appearances by Paisley, Blake Shelton, Darius Rucker and other Opry members, along with newer...

At The Bar Behind the Grand Ole Opry

3 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

For drinkers at Tootsies Orchid Lounge, glory was either a world away or just a 10-second sprint. Here, Paul Hemphills portrait of their heyday from his seminal The Nashville Sound.

See Blake Shelton Fire Up the Opry With 'Gonna'

Blake Shelton's latest hit "Gonna" is a sunny, straightforward tribute to the excitement of kickstarting a new relationship, and during a recent appearance on the Grand Ole Opry, the singer performed it with an extra dose of fire, as if he were celebrating the unknown promise of being single. Onstage at the Opry, Shelton smiles...

See Carrie Underwood's Passionate Opry 'Smoke Break'

Carrie Underwood was made an official Grand Ole Opry member in 2008, after a surprise invitation from Randy Travis, and earlier this month, she returned to the venerable stage for a performance during the Opry's 90th Birthday Celebration. Backed by her band, Underwood played acoustic rhythm guitar as she sang current single...

Dolly Parton Busy Making Uniquely Personal TV Movies Amid Health Concerns [Video]

At the tender age of 13, Dolly Parton began performing at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee. For decades Dolly Parton has remained one of country music’s most beloved stars. Now closing in on her 70th birthday, Parton is not slowing down. Show More Summary

Gay Rugby Players Will Do Anything to Raise Money

The capital of country music is home to both the Grand Ole Opry and a gay rugby team. The Nashville Grizzlies is a nearly 10-year-old team of LGBT rugby players and straight comrades. Raise money to keep the team going, the players skipped...Show More Summary

Tennessee Walking Horse Abuse Continues

Tennessee is home to the Grand Ole Opry, FedEx and International Paper. It is also the place where dozens of beautiful Tennessee Walking Horses are subjected to horrific abuse. Through a practice known as soring, the horse's legs are...Show More Summary

Carrie Underwood, 'Nashville' Cast Celebrate Opry's Milestone Anniversary

It's been 10 years since Carrie Underwood made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry in June 2005, less than two weeks after winning American Idol. But that milestone wasn't what brought the "Smoke Break" singer back to the Opry stage for the umpteenth time Saturday night. It was actually...

Flashback: Keith Urban Takes the Grand Ole Opry to Church

On this day in 2000, Keith Urban made his Grand Ole Opry debut as a solo artist. He first played the radio show as a sideman in 1997, backing up fellow Aussie Slim Dusty with the rest of his short-lived power trio, the Ranch. Three years later, the Ranch had...

A Day In The Life: Flatt Lonesome’s Opry Debut

3 months agoMusic / Country : Bluegrass Today

It is the ultimate achievement for anyone who plays bluegrass and country music: to play the Grand Ole Opry. The Grand Ole Opry is not only “The Show That Made Country Music Famous,” but is where bluegrass a as a genre was born in the […]

Chris Young at the Grand Ole Opry: Backstage Photos and Stories

Chris Young made a special appearance on the Grand Ole Opry last month, using the famous radio show to introduce fans to his brand new single, the romantically-charged booty call of "I’m Comin' Over." The Tennessee native has sang on the revered stage many time before, but now that he has...

Opry Movie to Star Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley

The Grand Ole Opry, which officially turns 90 years old in November, has a number of special events planned in the months before and after the longest running live radio show in American history reaches that milestone. One of the biggest will no doubt be the documentary concert film which...

See Chris Young Romance the Opry With 'I'm Comin' Over'

A self-described country music history buff, Chris Young says he'll sing on the Grand Ole Opry whenever he gets the chance, and on August 4th he stepped on country's most fabled stage to introduce his new single, "I'm Comin' Over."  On top fulfilling his childhood dreams and basking in the spirit...

Shania Twain: Good Genes or Good Docs?!

3 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Shania Twain's good looks aren't retiring!  Here's a 38-year-old version of the "Man! I Feel Like a Woman" singer performing at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville back in 2003 (left) and 12 years later... the now 50-year-old country staple -- who…

See the Cadillac Three's Stripped-Down 'Meanwhile Back at Mama's'

The Cadillac Three may be best known for eardrum-rattling country-rock, but the Nashville natives can dial it back when necessary. During a recent performance at the Grand Ole Opry, the trio went for versatility over volume with their take on Tim McGraw's hit ballad "Meanwhile Back at Mama's." The song, off...

See Brad Paisley and Little Jimmy Dickens Rededicate the Opry Stage

Although the Grand Ole Opry began life in 1925 as the WSM Barn Dance radio show, emanating from the downtown Nashville offices of the National Life and Accident Insurance Company, the show's increasing popularity necessitated the move to a series of larger venues. In 1943, after being staged at the...

Watch 'Whisperin' Bill' Anderson Reunite With Long-Lost Guitar

Art imitated life at the Grand Ole Opry last weekend when longtime Opry member "Whisperin' Bill" Anderson and Jamey Johnson performed their duet "The Guitar Song" — a tune about a guitar that hangs on the wall of a pawn shop, far away from the barroom stages where it once "helped...

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