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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

Tim McGraw (Frederick Breedon IV/Getty Images for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum)

Tim McGraw, Dixie Chicks Shows At Calgary Stampede Cancelled

The annual Calgary Stampede opens this Friday, but all headlining acts scheduled for the city’s Saddledome have been cancelled due to flood damage.

07/03/2013

Natalie Maines (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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

Natalie Maines (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

Dixie Chicks’ Natalie Maines Confesses: Country Music ‘Burned My Ears’

It’s a funny thing sometimes how quickly times–and musical tastes–can change. Take Natalie Maines, for instance. As lead vocalist for the 13-time GRAMMY-winning Dixie Chicks, she was once among the leading voices in country music, mainstream or […]

05/10/2013

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Natalie Maines Compares Country Music To An ‘Abusive Husband’

Many country fans are still bitter about the comments that Dixie Chicks lead singer Natalie Maines made back in 2003 about then-president George W. Bush. Those same fans probably won’t be any happier to hear what she had to […]

02/12/2013

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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

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Natalie Maines Covers Pink Floyd For Upcoming Film Soundtrack

Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines has recorded a version of a classic Pink Floyd song for an upcoming documentary on the nearly 20-year-long ordeal of the West Memphis Three.

12/06/2012

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

Last.fm Trends: Looking Back At Dixie Chicks CMA Days

It’s been eight long years since Dixie Chicks picked up a CMA nod, ten since their Entertainer of the Year win back in 2000. But as Last.fm Trends looks back the CMA legends it’s time […]

11/04/2010

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