On a North Texas night chilled by an early winter snap Merle Haggard and Marty Stuart brought a welcome reprieve by turning up the heat. “I hope you didn’t come looking for some fancy show. If you did you just wasted your money!” Stuart grinned, making a reference to the lavish Ft. Worth venue typically [...]
There’s an excellent feature on Mac Wiseman (written by Barry Mazor) in The Wall Street Journal. Marty Stuart was on NPR’s Fresh Air. Listen to his lengthy interview with Terry Gross here. Stuart on his collection of country music memorabilia...Show More Summary
Stream new records from Marty Stuart, Gary Clark, Jr., and Luke Winslow-King. Stuart and his Fabulous Superlatives were recently on WXPN’s World Café. You can listen to their set here. MusicTimes.com posted a lengthy feature on Mac Wiseman. Show More Summary
Get your weekend started a day early! Here’s what’s happening today! Rascal Flats with Gloriana and Sheryl Crow at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood Show starts at 7pm. Get your tickets here! Marty Stuart and the Fabulous Superlatives w/ Sam Lewis at Mill Town Music Hall GRAMMY-winner and American music icon Marty Stuart will release his second album for […]
One of the benefits of being a time-traveler is that it would make a career as a magician pretty easy. For instance, watch Stuart Edge at Comic-Con — all he needs to do to wow a crowd is use his knowledge of future events to do card tricks, or bring back future tech like the Pepsi bottle that turns any liquid into Pepsi. Read more...
A new track from a country legend for the weekend
While at San Diego Comic-Con 2014 last month, magician Stuart Edge had fun by dressing up as Marty McFly from Back to the Future and performing magic tricks for other attendees. music by Jake Hawken – “Yo-Yo Kid“
If Gram Parsons and George Jones got together to name an heir to their throne, it would be Jim Lauderdale. There absolutely no question that Lauderdale and Marty Stuart—the other heir to the throne—have done more than any other musicians playing today to fill the shoes of Jones, Buck Owens, and Hank Williams, among others. Show More Summary
Marty Stuart premieres his version of the gospel standard "Uncloudy Day" on Speakeasy.
The Hattiesburg American reports that the Coca-Cola building in Philadelphia, Mississippi is being transformed into a warehouse associated with the proposed Marty Stuart Center. When it opens, the Center will hold Stuart’s collection of country music memorabilia. Show More Summary
The Grand Ole Opry ranks dropped by one with the passing with the grand Cajun, Jimmy C. Newman, from cancer at the age of 86. Marty Stuart summed it up best with his comment in the obit Peter Cooper wrote for The Tennessean: “His role became the Cajun fellow at the Opry, and that’s great. Show More Summary
How about a fun-lovin’ cover to start your week? Here’s Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives serving up a bluegrass cover of Tom Petty’s “Running Down a Dream.”
Billy Joe Shaver will release Long in the Tooth on Lightning Rod Records August 5. Give a listen to “Hard to be an Outlaw,” Shaver’s new duet with Willie Nelson, here. On September 30, Marty Stuart is going to release the double album Saturday Night & Sunday Morning. Show More Summary
Brian Setzer, Marty Stuart & Ricky Skaggs - Rock This Town Brian Setzer has a new album coming out soon...
This spring the Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents American Ballads: The Photographs of Marty Stuart. The exhibition is on display from May 9?November 2, 2014, in the Conte Community Arts Gallery, which is free to the public.Show More Summary
Moot Davis has kicked around touring in the indie Country scene for years and may have his best album yet, this one produced by Kenny Vaughan, of Marty Stuart's band The Fabulous Thunderbirds.
Credits: Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images First T20 century by an England batsman keeps Stuart Broad's team in contention First Reaction Bill Mann Friday, March 28, 2014 - 9:19am ALEX HALES hit one of the greatest innings in T20 World...Show More Summary
by Stuart Shapiro In a new book, Isaac Martin examines the history of movements to oppose taxation that have been funded by the wealthy. This review by David Cay Johnston describes Martin’s findings: With meticulous research, Martin shows how the modern Tea Party grew from decades of efforts by American oligarchs to de-tax themselves. They […]
Last night the Americana band, Old Crow Medicine Show was invited to join the Grand Ole Opry this evening by Opry member and friend Marty Stuart during their concert at the Ohio Theatre in Cleveland, OH. They will formally be inducted into the Opry at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville on Tues., Sept. [...]Show More Summary
Here’s a great one from the archives. Legendary folk singer Ramblin’ Jack Elliott is joined by Marty Stuart, Joe Henry, Kelly Hogan and Billy Bragg to perform a cover of Woody Guthrie’s “The Ballad of Pretty Boy Floyd” from SXSW back in 2006.