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51 min ago | My Edmonds

Scene in Edmonds: Country tunes in City Park

Children from the audience gather on stage as Loretta Lynn's granddaughter Tayla Lynn, center, performs with Sean Devine at Edmonds City Park Sunday.


Related Topix: Country

23 hrs ago | Tama News-Herald

Gayle brings touch of Nashville to Tama

Crystal Gayle is known for many things. Her luxurious long black hair might be her most apparent and most striking feature upon first glance.


Related Topix: Tama, IA, Crystal Gayle, Country

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Murfreesboro Post

Smyrna man survived coal mines of youth

What if Loretta Lynn had written about a coal miner's son instead of "Coal Miner's Daughter" - a song she penned and performed in 1970 that helped launch her to international stardom as a country music singer? It could have happened if she had known Smyrna resident Aaron Andrew "Andy" White, who before moving to Tennessee, worked in the dangerous ... (more)


Related Topix: Smyrna, TN, Country, Explosion

Fri Jul 25, 2014


Maddie & Tae slam sexist country songs in hilarious new video

Newcomers to the country music scene Maddie & Tae have just released the video for their first single "Girl In A Country Song", and the hilarious final project is one that all country music fans need to see.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Shania Twain, Country, The Dixie Chicks, Home Gardening, Home

Mon Jul 21, 2014


An Evening With Lorrie Morgan At The GEM Theatre Is Aug. 2

Lorrie Morgan will appear in concert at Calhoun's GEM Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 2, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 standard; $30 platinum, and $40 platinum including a meet/greet.


Related Topix: Country, Lorrie Morgan

The Leaf-Chronicle

Local former Marine, 53, to live dream on dirt bike

Local former Marine, 53, to live dream on dirt bike Qualifies for national event in sport dominated by youth Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1jQrN2O Houston County resident Steve Fredericks, 53, has qualified to compete in the American Motorcycle Association's Amateur National Motocross Championship July 27 through ... (more)


Related Topix: Houston County, TN, Hurricane Mills, TN, Country, US Military, US Marine Corps

Fri Jul 18, 2014

KUAD-FM Windsor

Brand New With Barnes - The Week in Review for July 14 to July 18 [VIDEOS]

Brand New With Barnes features new songs from well known artists and singers you've never heard of before.


Related Topix: Shania Twain, Country, Lee Ann Womack

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Tune in tonight: Cable car shows stuck in neutral

I've come to think of TV schedules as very similar to shopping centers or strip malls.


Related Topix: Hoarders, Entertainment, Television, Texas, Country

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Flashback: Loretta Lynn Duets With Sissy Spacek

By 1976, Loretta Lynn had already earned nearly every award in country music when the Kentucky-born singer-songwriter penned her autobiography with writer George Vecsey.


Related Topix: Music!, Coal Miner's Daughter, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Horror Movies, Thriller, Carrie, Celebrities, Sissy Spacek, Country, Alternative, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Country Weekly

Loretta Lynn to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from Americana Music Association

Loretta Lynn will add another honor to her career list when she receives the Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting from the Americana Music Association .


Related Topix: Country, Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, TN, Blues, Taj Mahal

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Alabama Live

Loretta Lynn, country music legend, to perform in Huntsville this fall

At a time when other female country artists were singing hits with titles like "Stand By Your Man," Loretta Lynn wrote, sung and released "Fist City" - a 1967 cut in which Lynn threatened to beat the stew out of any woman who rubbed her husband's rhubarb.


Related Topix: Country, Huntsville, AL, Entertainment


Jackson Browne, Loretta Lynn Among Top Americana Honorees

Classic rocker Jackson Browne , country legend Loretta Lynn , virtuosic accordionist Flaco Jimenez and genre-defying bluesman Taj Mahal will take home lifetime achievement awards at the Americana Music Honors and Awards ceremony in Nashville this fall.


Related Topix: Jackson Browne, Country, Pop/Rock, Latin, Taj Mahal, Blues, Nashville, TN, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Admiral Theatre 2014-15 subscription season

Eight-piece New York-based band playing jazz and standards from the 1920s, '30s and '40s, with nods to Dixieland and Paris; 7:30 p.m. ; $60-$15 Drumlines, swing and big band classics led by Mike Berkowitz; 7:30 p.m. ; $65-$15 The midnight movie to end all midnight movies; dress up and enjoy the film, accompanied by a performance by live actors in ... (more)


Related Topix: Country

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Locust Honey String Band's Old Time Mountain Songs

There's a rock hard spine that holds up the bones of American country music, both now and back to the distant past.


Related Topix: Country, Asheville, NC

The Kaleidoscope

"Lazaretto" by Jack White

Have you ever been unable to really get into an artist until they released a certain album that you just really loved? Well, that's Jack White and his new album, Lazaretto , for me.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jack White, Country, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger

Wed Jul 02, 2014


RCA Studio A Owner Responds to Ben Folds' Plea

It's been a hot summer on Music Row, the Nashville neighborhood that houses many of the city's recording studios and record labels.


Related Topix: Country, Roy Orbison, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Sun Jun 29, 2014


Kellie Pickler Inspired by Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton-and Her Husband

Kellie Pickler, who turned 28 this weekend, draws her inspiration from country greats like Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, and Dolly Parton.


Related Topix: Kellie Pickler, Dolly Parton, Country, Tammy Wynette

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Music biopics: Rough road to the big screen

The recipe for a music biopic should go something like this: Start with a beloved musician; add a string of crowd-pleasing hits; mix in a good dose of backstage drama; hit them with a triumphant and/or fatal finale; roll credits.


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Music!, Coal Miner's Daughter, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Sissy Spacek, Country, Alternative, Texas