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.
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.
The duo just released a new video for their single “The One That Got Away.” The song will haunt you for days.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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?
The veteran songwriter, performer, and actor talks about songs he famously wrote for The Eagles, James Taylor, and others, as well as his role as Waddy White on TV’s “Nashville.”