Jack White to Headline Farm Aid 2014 Alongside Neil Young, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp & Dave Matthews
Jack White doesn’t seem to care too much for baseball, but he does care about America’s farmers. And to show his appreciation he’s headlining this year’s Farm Aid in Raleigh, North Carolina.
If your monthly sign can incapsulate who you are, why can’t a three-minute song?
Mary Sarah got her start with kidz, and is now working with legends like Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard on her album ‘Bridges.’ She talks to us about connecting with her elders, the sage advice she was given, and what songs not to listen to in the car (because they will make you weep).
With his latest album “Band of Brothers,” Nelson reached No. 1 on the Billboard country album chart this week. It’s his first time in that spot since the 1980s.
Willie Nelson Teases Kacey Musgraves Duet, Gives Pot Smokers Advice: ‘Don’t Get High and Forget to Vote’
Nelson says he and the “Merry Go Round” singer are going to cut one of his old songs together. Musgraves calls the song “the realest s–t you’ll ever hear.”
During Nelson’s show in Boston Tuesday night, actor Johnny Depp joined the band on stage and played guitar for the entire set.
Nelson revealed in a statement that portions of his Texas ranch were damaged during a severe storm last week.
Opening on a laid-back groove, “The Git Go” sees Nelson and duet partners Billy Joe Shaver and Jamey Johnson illustrating the way the world turns when it comes to politics, sacrifice and favoritism.
Willie Nelson, Leon Russell and Tony Joe White are among the guests on Shaver’s first new album in six years. “This is the best album I’ve ever done,” Shaver said.
With a little help from Jack White, Neil Young made history last night (May 12) on The Tonight Show by recording a song straight to vinyl.
Letters and photographs included in the archive range from Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard to Bill Clinton, Ann Richards, Stephen Colbert, Peter Jackson and Lionel Richie.
“I got on kind of a writing kick,” Nelson said, “it’s good to be writing again.”
Got a spare 50 grand? You could own Willie Nelson’s tricked-out 1980s tour bus as soon as this weekend.