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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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Not Fade Away: John Mellencamp Reclaims His Name (And Creative Control) With ‘Uh-Huh’

In which the former ‘Johnny Cougar’ loses the record label interference and gains his real last name…and a new fan in Matthew McConaughey. Mellencamp’s longtime guitarist Mike Wanchic tells the story behind the album.

11/12/2013

The Civil Wars tension on new album

On The Civil Wars’ New Album, Tension Is The Only Friend

To feel the tension that permeates ‘The Civil Wars,’ it’s not just about the lyrics, it’s about every single detail that went into the album.

08/09/2013

John Paul White and Joy Williams of the Civil Wars (Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Sensibility Music)

The Civil Wars’ ‘The One That Got Away’ Video Is As Painful As It Is Beautiful

The duo just released a new video for their single “The One That Got Away.” The song will haunt you for days.

06/18/2013

Zac Brown Band at the 55th GRAMMY Awards

Country Music Winners List From This Year’s GRAMMYs

Taylor Swift was up for Record of the Year at the 55th GRAMMY Awards Sunday night, but she lost out to Gotye and Kimbra for their infectious hit “Somebody That I Used To Know.” And Hunter Hayes had been nominated for Best […]

02/11/2013

Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley at the 55th GRAMMYs

Country Music Is A Major Focus Of The 55th GRAMMY Awards

No country artist swept any of the major, multi-genre awards this year, as Lady Antebellum did in 2011. But in terms of overall exposure, country music was well-represented during the 55th GRAMMY Awards Sunday night. The show […]

02/11/2013

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Taylor Swift Wins First GRAMMY Of The Night For ‘Hunger Games’ Song

It was tough competition, but Taylor Swift, the Civil Wars and T-Bone Burnett came out GRAMMY winners for their collaboration on “Safe & Sound.” Named Best Song Written For Visual Media, “Safe & Sound” was […]

02/10/2013

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Who Are Taylor Swift’s Favorites Among This Year’s GRAMMY Nominees?

Is Taylor Swift excited to play the GRAMMY Awards this weekend? You bet she is. As she explained during an interview with Chuck Edwards and Linda Lee of Detroit’s WYCD yesterday, she’s “nervous,” stoked,” and “excited”–“all of it bundled up in […]

02/07/2013

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GRAMMYs Announce Levon Helm Tribute With Elton John, Mumford & Sons, Zac Brown

The GRAMMYs just announced that The Band’s late drummer/singer Levon Helm will be the subject of a tribute performance at this weekend’s 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. T-Bone Burnett will be the musical director for the […]

02/06/2013

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Keith Urban Goes Up Against Taylor Swift And Civil Wars In Golden Globe Song Category

Will songs from Act of Valor or The Hunger Games best the title track from the latest James Bond film at this year’s Golden Globes? And who else was nominated this year?

12/14/2012

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