Of all musical genres, one could argue that country music has a unique kind of haunting quality. Classic songs like “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry” by the legendary Hank Williams, while popular hits of their day, became such due to their ability to tap into the...
There was a time when country stars like Patsy Cline, Hank Williams Jr., and the problematic-but-influential Louvin Brothers helped define the genre as we know it by wearing their hearts on their sleeves—singing about bad luck, failed romances, and worries that, eep, they might be going to hell. But that country… Read more...
IFC’s new comedy Brockmire, debuting Wednesday April 5 at 10 PM, is a “sybaritic love letter to baseball,” star Hank Azaria told TV critics today at TCA. Brockmire stars Hank Azaria, Amanda Peet and Tyrel Jackson Williams in the story...Show More Summary
Before the music star left on his fateful road trip, he began to have dark premonitions of death.
Hank Williams the kitten was living at a house without love, but now everything's OK. The post This Kitten Had a Right to Sing the Lovesick Blues, but Not Anymore appeared first on PETA.
“Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams” is a timely biography, though its subject died nearly 64 years ago.
When you think of country music you may first think of Johnny Cash and Hank Williams, Blake Shelton and Carrie Underwood, but there's a new voice to watch out for: Jessie Chris. At just 18 years old, Chris was the youngest performer of all time when she sang live at the 2015 CMA Festival, and has opened for artists like Luke Bryan and more. Show More Summary
Dolly Parton has been using her musical talents to get out of tight financial situations since she was 10-years-old, and now she is using her voice to help her neighbors in need. Smoky Mountains Rise is going to be entertaining despite the sad nature of her cause. Show More Summary
He was unlucky in love, not much to look at, an alcoholic and a pill popper. But as soon as the music started, the king of country music could break your heart and mend it, too.
Sibylla Deen (Tyrant) has booked passage on Season 4 of TNT drama The Last Ship. Created by Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane based on William Brinkley's novel, the series chronicles the aftermath of a global catastrophe that nearly decimates the world's population. Show More Summary
The Presidential Medal Of Freedom is the highest award the U.S. government gives to civilians. It’s graced the necks of Supreme Court justices, foreign heads of state, and artists ranging from Tennessee Williams to Lucille Ball. This...Show More Summary
Jonathan Howard has booked a recurring role on TNT’s drama series The Last Ship. Created by Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane based on William Brinkley's novel, The Last Ship chronicles the aftermath of a global catastrophe that nearly decimates the world's population. Show More Summary
We’ve got bad news for Hank Williams Jr., who famously sang that “If heaven ain’t a lot like Dixie, I don’t want to go.” Shangri-La, it turns out, more resembles California. The good news for Williams? Evidence cited below suggests that even if he’s not happy with his fate, he can at least continue...
Jackson Rathbone (Finding Carter) has joined the Season 4 cast of The Last Ship, TNT’s drama that already has been renewed for a fifth season. Created by Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane based on William Brinkley's popular novel, The Last Ship chronicles the aftermath of a global catastrophe that nearly decimates the world's population. Show More Summary
Discover the world of WC Handy, Robert Johnson, 'Fats' Domino, Chuck Berry, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton and, of...
Use the following and you may lose a sizable portion of a mixed-age audience: Alger Hiss Record album Tet TV test pattern Pong Bay Rum Justin Timberlake The Cloud Boy George Hank Williams Diana Rigg Mosh pit Saturday Evening Post Toll...Show More Summary
Hank Williams was born on this day in 1923. We're marking the occasion with our usual open thread poll. Talk about anything you like — the perfume you’re wearing today, the perfume you most recently saw marked down somewhere, whatever. Or, ask a question about fragrance, then see if anyone else has asked a question that you can answer…
Sturgill Simpson has been h ailed as the second coming of Hank Williams and Merle Haggard. But despite a lot of lip service, country radio and the Nashville establishment have failed to give him his due. Simpson doesn't care what they think, but he does care about hypocrisy, and he...
In the past few years, actor Tom Hiddleston is everywhere. You may know him as Loki in the Marvel universe movies, or Jonathon Pine in the miniseries The Night Manager, or Hank Williams in the film I Saw the Light, or any of his many other roles. Show More Summary
Call him a revisionist or label him a revivalist; either way, the sound defined by Dale Watson harkens back to an earlier era when artists like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash and Ray Price pioneered a genre now commonly called Americana....Show More Summary