Blake Shelton's 'Story' Resumes at No. 1
The set makes a record return to No. 1 on Top Country Albums. Plus, moves for Maddie & Tae, Joe Nichols and Lady Antebellum.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Waylon Jennings' brother honors late singer with backroom museum
The late country music singer Waylon Jennings was born and raised in Littlefield and residents are always proud to brag about it.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Country star Kyle Park excited to perform in idol's hometown
When Kyle Park takes the stage and belts out "On a Greyhound bus..." he's paying tribute to an idol.
Keith Urban Says Garth Brooks Tour Will...
It seems like, for so many years, country artists would always have the same list of influences: Merle Haggard , Waylon Jennings , Willie Nelson and both Hank Williams and Hank Williams Jr. Then, as newer artists were signing record deals, they had a new set of influences.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Atteberry Station Live: Lonely Goes
Though they came together in the tiny Texas panhandle town of Wellington, the five members of Atteberry Station claim musical influences as vast as the west Texas vista - from Lubbock legends Waylon Jennings and Buddy Holly to Bakersfield boy Merle Haggard and Florida-born Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Marin Independent Journal
Lib at Large: Billy Joe Shaver triumphs over age with 'Long in the Tooth'
Of all the musicians I've interviewed over the years, there are a few special ones I won't forget any time soon.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
North Shore News
The real deal
Rich Hope and His Blue Rich Rangers perform free outdoor show tonight in Edgemont Village from 7 to 9 p.m. Rich Hope and His Blue Rich Rangers are heading to Edgemont Village tonight, and they're "not particularly polite about their country" music.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Dierks Bentley, Secret Sisters Salute Jack Clement - Song Premiere
As a solo artist, Cowboy Jack Clement didn't record many albums. The man could sing, play guitar and write hit songs, but he preferred to do most of his work behind the soundboard, where he recorded classics for a far-flung group of country crooners and rootsy rockers, including Jerry Lee Lewis , Charley Pride, Townes Van Zandt, Waylon Jennings, U2 ... (more)
Sturgill Simpson's ode to restlessness
Country musician Sturgill Simpson stands out from the herd in a number of ways-his interest in theoretical physics for one thing.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Willie Nelson Duets We Would Love to See Happen
Seeing that the legendary Willie Nelson is performing at his annual 4th of July picnic this Friday, we at DC9 thought it time to do some wishful thinking about dear Willie.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Jerrod Niemann and Pitbull 'Drink to That All Night' in Miami
Long before he remixed the song with Pitbull, Jerrod Niemann knew his song "Drink to That All Night" was going to be polarizing.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Northern Daily Leader
Anna's Country Music Notes: Here's the hoedown lowdown
For the next four days you can immerse yourself in some of the finest country music this side of the Black Stump.
Billy Joe Shaver, the original honky-tonk hero
Billy Joe Shaver bounced around Nashville in the late '60s and early '70s as a songwriter before helping to invent the style and sound that came to be called "outlaw country."