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Radio.com Inside Out: The Bluegrass Connection in Contemporary Music

Is bluegrass hip all over again? If you look at the today’s pop-music landscape, apparently so. In Radio.com’s Inside Out video, Ricky Skaggs, Chris Stapleton and others talk about the influence of bluegrass — and the “O Brother Where Art Thou?” soundtrack — on modern music.

12/20/2013

Martie Maguire (L) and Emily Robison of the Court Yard Hounds

Court Yard Hounds ‘Trying To Push Each Other Out Of Comfort Zone’ With New Album ‘Amelita’

Don’t call “Amelita” a divorce album. For their new album, the country-folk artists (who are two-thirds of the Dixie Chicks) pushed themselves lyrically by inventing a character named Amelita.

07/25/2013

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Natalie Maines In ‘Rolling Stone’: Five Things We Learned

Dixie Chicks lead singer Natalie Maines talks about country music, the backlash after her comments about George W. Bush, and what led to her first solo album, “Mother.”

06/06/2013

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Dixie Chicks To Play Two Canadian Festivals This Summer

Are the Dixie Chicks preparing for a comeback? Let the speculation begin, because this summer, the Chicks are regrouping to perform live at two Canadian music festivals. The first show takes place July 7 as part of […]

01/03/2013

Emily Robison

Dixie Chicks Cofounder Emily Robison Welcomes New Baby Chick

Emily Robison and her boyfriend Martin Strayer are “ecstatic” to announce the birth of their new daughter, Violet Isabel Strayer.

09/04/2012

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