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Alan Jackson and Nancy Jones

George Jones Tribute Celebrates Life & Music of a Country Music Legend

Dubbed Playin’ Possum: The Final No-Show, the Jones tribute concert lasted four hours and welcomed more than 100 artists to to perform 48 Jones hits.

11/23/2013

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Pete Seeger Surprises, Neil Young Vents, At Farm Aid 2013

“Friends, at age 94, I don’t have much voice left. But: here’s a song I think you know, and if you sing it, why, we’ll make a good sound!” surprise guest Pete Seeger said at Farm Aid.

09/23/2013

Dierks Bentley (L) and Ricky Skaggs at ACM Honors

ACM Honors Pays Tribute To Singers, Songwriters & Country Music Legends

Jason Aldean, Guy Clark, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, Keith Whitley and The Judds were among the artists celebrated during the ACM Honors event Tuesday night in Nashville. Read our review and see photos.

09/11/2013

Tom Petty country music

10 Contemporary Country Songs That Tom Petty Needs To Hear

Tom Petty has a beef with modern country music, which he recently called “bad rock with a fiddle.” Well, Tom, listen to these ten songs and see if you don’t change your mind.

08/07/2013

Willie Nelson at Ravinia

Is Willie Nelson The Best Guitarist In Country Music?

At 80 years old, this onetime ‘outlaw’ artist still plays by his own rules. On top of that, he may just be the best guitarist in country music.

07/16/2013

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Radio Feedback: Randy Houser Shared His ‘First’ With Jamey Johnson

“It’s exciting every time you hear your song on the radio. It should be. I think if it gets to the point where that’s not cool, then that’s not cool,” he said.

07/08/2013

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Jerrod Niemann Talks Writing For Garth Brooks And Blake Shelton

Before Jerrod Niemann broke out as a solo artist he was writing for some of the biggest singers in country music. In an interview with Radio.com, Niemann explained how he came to pen tracks for […]

02/20/2013

Jamey Johnson

Jamey Johnson Brings ‘Outlaw’ Originals, Classic Covers To A Packed Joe’s Bar In Chicago

He’s had hit radio singles, has a strong fan base, and can regularly sell out clubs. But in spirit and in sound, Jamey Johnson is far closer to traditional country than just about any artist working today.

02/10/2013

Randy Houser at New York City's Mercury Lounge

Randy Houser Brings New Music To New York

Randy Houser has a lot to celebrate. Not only did he release his new record this week, How Country Feels, but his current single (the title track) is the No. 1 song in country radio. How Country […]

01/25/2013