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Ashley Monroe

Ashley Monroe on Life and Career Mishaps: ‘While You’re Alive, It’s Important to Live’

“I lost my dad when I was young, been through a lot in my teenage years, but I’ve always kept going.


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Angaleena Presley Breaks Down the Door for Solo Debut ‘American Middle Class’

The Pistol Annies may have helped break down a door for Angaleena Presley, but she doesn’t regret any of the time she’s spent waiting for her first major release, ‘American Middle Class.’


Ashley Monroe

Ashley Monroe to Resume Tour After Kidney Infection

Singer-songwriter Ashley Monroe, known for being one-third of the Pistol Annies, is on the mend. She was forced to cancel several shows last week after being admitted for a severe kidney infection on Friday (July 11).


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Pistol Annies’ Angaleena Presley’s ‘American Middle Class’ Out in October

Angaleena Presley, best known for her role as Holler Annie in the Pistol Annies with Miranda Lambert and Ashley Monroe, will be releasing her debut album titled “American Middle Class” on October 14 via Slate Creek Records.


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Pistol Annies’ Angaleena Presley Releasing Solo Album This Fall

“Producing this album was important to me because of its content – I’ve lived every word of it and knew exactly how I wanted it to sound,” Angaleena Presley said.


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Hunter Hayes Gears Up for Headlining Tour with Ashley Monroe

Hunter Hayes and Ashley Monroe will team up for the 12th CMT on Tour, aptly titled Hunter Hayes’ Let’s Be Crazy Tour. This isn’t the first time the two have joined forces, though.


Ashley Monroe and band in "Weed Instead of Roses" video

Ashley Monroe Channels Gram Parsons & the 1970s in ‘Weed Instead Of Roses’ Video

“I wanted our finished video to feel like an artifact from 1971,” said video director David McClister, “an archival piece that had been re-discovered from the vaults of a local TV station.”


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Listen To Pistol Annies’ Ashley Monroe And Train’s Pat Monahan Duet, ‘Weed Instead Of Roses’

“When it came time to record this album Vince [Gill] heard ‘Weed Instead of Roses’ and he goes, ‘I’m not doing the album unless you record that.’”


Pistol Annies Video Shoot Ashley Monroe, Anagleena Presley and Miranda Lambert

Pistol Annies Cancel All June Tour Dates

Instead, Miranda Lambert will perform solo during all scheduled shows this month.


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On The Charts: Vampire Weekend’s Second No. 1 Album, George Strait’s Victory Lap

Indie rock reigns this week as Vampire Weekend debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, selling 134,000 copies of the band’s third album, ‘Modern Vampires of the City’, according to data from Nielsen SoundScan.


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Lady Antebellum Totally ‘Golden’, Earns Third No. 1 Album

A solid year for country music on the charts continues this week, as Lady Antebellum takes the top spot on the Billboard 200 album chart.


Pistol Annies Video Shoot For "Hush Hush"

Pistol Annies Cast Brenda Lee, Jim Lauderdale In ‘Hush Hush’ Video

The Pistol Annies revealed the new music video for their sassy single “Hush Hush” that’s made all the more fun because it includes some of the bandmates’ real-life family members.


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New Releases: Pistol Annies, Lady Antebellum, Fitz & The Tantrums

Every Tuesday, we run down the week’s new full-length music releases, from charting hits to more obscure depths, the underrated and the overrated.


Blake Shelton and the Pistol Annies

Blake Shelton’s ‘Boys Round Here’ Video Packs ‘Rednecks,’ Beer, And Pistol Annies

With a chorus of “chew tobacco, chew tobacco, chew tobacco, spit,” and lyrics about Bocephus, honky-tonks, and being “backwoods legit,” Blake Shelton’s ‘Boys Round Here’ video has fun with clichés.


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Blake Shelton To Officiate Kelly Clarkson’s Wedding

“He can be very sentimental and you don’t know how to take it,” Clarkson admitted.


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Blake Shelton And Friends Urge ‘Chew Tobacco Spit’ On ACM Awards Opener ‘Boys Round Here’

Mocking the fact that Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan don’t know “how to do the dougie” while singing about beers and girls, the boys brought the bar to the stage with some help from a few more of their friends.