Dwight Yoakam

Talk Like a Texan: What Do We Mean By “Fair to Middlin'”?

Decades ago, when my dad and I were Texans exiled in Nashville, I would often see him tell people he was “fair to middlin’” after people would …

Texas

Hurtin For Real with Brian Saunderson

Leave it to an independent Canadian to do his weekly radio show, <i>Hurtin' For Real</i>, on his website only, which is unique. Brian Saunderson says, …

Music Industry

Brandy Clark strikes a chord with lyrics on life's dilemmas

When the Oak Ridge Boys were picking music for their upcoming album, 17th Avenue Revival, they knew there was one writer they wanted on the album: …

Country Music

Here’s the Denver Botanic Gardens Summer 2018 Initial Concert Lineup

<b>Go</b> <b>here</b><b> for updates on concert announcements and more sent to your inbox.</b> The Denver Botanic Gardens will return in 2018 with another intimate concert …

Colorado

Review: Apple HomePod

Most of my friends are musicians or audio nerds. (Lord help me.) Ever since Apple loaned me a HomePod to test a week ago, I've been bragging to my …

Tech Trends

Valentine's Day Playlist With George Strait, Dolly Parton, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill & More

Whether you’re currently in love, have been in love, want to be in love or simply “love” a good country love song, chances are there’s a particular …

Country Music

Why Daryle Singletary Was Traditional Country's Greatest Defender

Country vocalist who died this week at 46 wouldn't bend to trends and fans loved him for it<p>Daryle Singletary won country fans' hearts by keeping …

Music

Daryle Singletary, Nineties Honky-Tonk Singer, Dead at 46

Artist known for such hits as "I Let Her Lie" and "Amen Kind of Love" died Monday at his home near Nashville<p>Singer-songwriter Daryle Singletary, …

Celebrity News

See Lee Brice's Incredibly Stirring Daryle Singletary Tribute

Brice's lovely tribute to the singer gone too soon will bring tears to your eyes.Continue reading…

Country Music

Daryle Singletary, Traditional Country Singer & Randy Travis Protégé, Dies at 46

Country music has lost one of its’ finest traditional voices with the unexpected passing of Daryle Singletary. The singer passed away Sunday night …

Music

Country singer Daryle Singletary dies at age 46

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country singer Daryle Singletary, who sang songs like "I Let Her Lie" and "Too Much Fun," has died.<p>A publicist says Singletary died at his home in Lebanon, Tennessee on Monday at 46.<p>The cause of death is pending. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.<p>Some of his other …

Country Music

Dwight Yoakam shouts out Eagles fans, Ron Jaworski as he headlines new Xcite Center at Parx Casino

The veteran country star brought his neotrad sound to the Bensalem casino showroom.

Country Music

Stagecoach 2018 lineup + more Kenny Rogers farewell shows

Country icon <b>Kenny Rogers</b> is retiring from the music biz but he’s got a few shows left in him. He’s part of Stagecoach 2018 which takes place <b>April 27</b> …

Music

Whitney Rose Keeps It Cool and Countrypolitan

"I also lived in Nova Scotia very briefly on a farm that was even more in the middle of nowhere," Rose, now in her early thirties, explains. "That's …

Denver

World Premiere Exclusive -- New Track From Poco

If you were to numerically calculate an American band that has both massive influence and comparatively low share of mind, Poco would be top of the list. Fans of the band understand that it was one of the first to blend a rock sensibility with country inflections. The Eagles at least are one band …

Emmylou Harris

'Thome at the Plate' gets a few new swings with slugger's Hall of Fame induction

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Oscar Whipkey would be pleased as punch that Jim Thome made the Baseball Hall of Fame his first time on the ballot.<p>But Oscar, who …

Jim Thome

Tyler Childers to Headline Stagecoach Spotlight Tour

Buzzed-about singer-songwriter will play 10 dates in April in support of Stagecoach Music Festival<p>Tyler Childers has been tapped to headline the …

Country Music

1,400 Rialto Tickets Already Sold For Temptations, Four Tops

VenuWorks has made it a point to reach out to all different audiences, Rialto officials told Joliet Patch on Monday.<p>JOLIET, IL - Tickets to see <b>The</b> …

Festivals

Upcoming concerts: Brantley Gilbert, Aaron Lewis and more

A look ahead at some of the most-anticipated concerts in western and central Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Western Massachusetts

Rodeo Austin unveils superstar 2018 concert lineup

Rodeo Austin has revealed its full 2018 ProRodeo and concert lineup, and, true to the style of the annual event, it includes superstars from an array …

Texas

18th Annual Country Music Critics' Poll: The Comments

Country Music’s Political Problem<p>The way artists engaged our fraught political moment, or didn’t, was <i>the</i> story in country music this year. And don’t …

Music

Natalie Stovall Talks Mules, Music, Making It On "The Voice" and More

• attending the Dwight Yoakam concert at the Ryman<br>• being raised in Columbia, Tenn. (45 miles south of Nashville)<br>• Columbia’s claim to fame, Mule …

Country Music

See Midland's Colorful 'Make a Little' Performance on 'Colbert'

Grammy-nominated trio channel Dwight Yoakam for charismatic late-night appearance<p>With the 60th annual Grammy awards just around the corner, double …

Kacey Musgraves

Joliet Gives Rialto Another $500K For 2018

Joliet officials have been pleased with the Rialto's progress under Ames, Iowa-based VenuWorks.<p>JOLIET, IL - In recent years, there was a growing …

Brazil

Point: The Grammys Reward Forward-Thinking (and Women)

Three chords and the truth will rarely earn you a Grammy statuette.Continue reading…

Country Music

10 Country Hits You Probably Didn’t Know Are Cover Songs [Watch]

It doesn't have to <i>be</i> <i>country</i> to be country. Here are 10 big country music hits that are actually covers of songs originally recorded by pop, rock or …

Country Music

Shania Twain, Foo Fighters, David Byrne among notable acts coming to Edmonton this year

Rod the Mod, Foo Fighters and the queen of country pop herself, Shania Twain, will be among the notable acts performing in Edmonton in 2018.Things …

Shania Twain

11 Best U.S. Honeymoon Cities for Music Lovers

With the Grammy Awards coming up on January 28, those of us music-lovers are even more focused on streaming our favorite songs on repeat on Spotify. Your favorite music definitely plays a major part in every aspect of your wedding, and it can certainly be a factor in your honeymoon planning too. If …

Weddings

Brandy Clark On Mountain Stage

Brandy Clark notes in her first appearance on <i>Mountain Stage</i> that she has become known for songs with a "tinge of revenge," citing Miranda Lambert's "Mamma's Broken Heart" (which she co-wrote) and her own hit "Stripes" as examples. In the introduction of her latest tale of retribution, "Daughter," …

Culture

On Anderson East’s ‘Encore,’ An Aspiring Soul Singer Steps Into His Own

<i>The RX is Uproxx Music’s stamp of approval for the best albums, songs, and music stories throughout the year. Inclusion in this category is the highest distinction we can bestow, and signals the most important music being released throughout the year. The RX is the music you need, right now.</i><p>The …

Music