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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

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From The CNN Of The 17th Century To Country Hits, Murder Ballads Won’t Die

An uncommon phenomenon hit the country music charts at the beginning of 2013: two chart-topping singles from Carrie Underwood and The Band Perry that are also murder ballads.

06/04/2013

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