Think you’ve heard everything from Hank Williams? It turns out you haven’t. Hitting stores in May, “The Garden Spot Recordings” features unreleased recordings that haven’t been heard in more than six decades.
He’s done in-depth examinations on all sorts of American traditions, including baseball, jazz, national parks, the Dust Bowl and of course the Civil War. So it’s little surprise to learn that acclaimed documentarian Ken Burns is now setting his sights on country music.
If you’ve seen the hit movie “Gravity” with George Clooney and Sandra Bullock you may or may have noticed that there a Hank Williams tune in the film. The tune “Angels Are Hard To Find” […]
Jason Aldean, Guy Clark, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, Keith Whitley and The Judds were among the artists celebrated during the ACM Honors event last night in Nashville, which was hosted by Dierks Bentley. Read our review and see photos!
The Rolling Stone, CMT, and Billboard writer was well-loved by many country fans and artists, including Taylor Swift, who called him “one of my favorite journalists.”
Hank Williams has one, Miles Davis has one. So do Patsy Cline, Roy Acuff, Bob Wills, and the Carter Family. Now it’s Johnny’s turn. That’s right, Johnny Cash is going to get his own postage stamp. It’s being issued as a Forever® stamp, but […]
He may have Alzheimer’s, but on stage Glen Campbell can still sing, charm his fans, and play guitar like the dickens. His 18-song set in Chicago was a playful, endearing run through his best-known songs.
The Library of Congress today announced that 25 songs and sound recordings have been added to the National Recording Registry. The artists represented include the late Donna Summer, Bo Diddley, Prince, early hip-hop group the […]
Previously unheard recordings by country music legend Hank Williams, who sadly passed away in 1953 at the age of 29, are scheduled to surface on September 13th. His legacy continues with the release of Hank […]
I was never one to practice idolatry and if I was it would probably be for one of my high school teachers while growing up. Mrs. Auld (Health) Mr. Blank (Am. History) or Mr. Yates […]