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Brothers Osborne On Country Music’s Expanding Reach

Brothers Osborne have established themselves as a duo well versed in country’s traditional roots and equally unafraid of exploring the genre’s rocking, progressive edge. Recently, in a December-recorded conversation for NPR’s World Cafe, TJ and John Osborne sat with Jesse Scott — the program’s Nashville correspondent — and discussed the dynamic of playing alongside a……Read more »

Listen to Dan & Shay’s Cover of Morgan Wallen’s “Sand In My Boots”

Not unlike multitudes of country fans nationwide, country duo Dan & Shay are fans of Morgan Wallen’s top 20 and rising Billboard streaming hit “Sand In My Boots.” Recently, they covered the single from Wallen’s recently-released album Dangerous, offering a polished, acapella version of a song that, via Twitter, they noted, “[is] why we fell……Read more »

Gabby Barrett Gives Birth to First Baby With Husband Cade Foehner

Good tidings continue into 2021 for 20-year old breakout country star Gabby Barrett, as she and her husband, 24-year old Cade Foehner, are the proud new parents of Baylah May Foehner, born January 18. Via social media, the “I Hope” singer and her husband alerted fans to the birth, saying, “Gotten to spend a very……Read more »

Whitney Duncan Falls Hard for This “Heartbreaker”

Embedded from When Whitney Duncan first met her husband, she knew she was taking a chance on love. And that it was very possible she would fall too hard and end up getting too hurt. But she jumped in anyway, which is the very message she’s sending with her brand new song “Heartbreaker.” The……Read more »

Dolly Parton Reveals Her Dad Used to Clean Her Hometown Statue at Night

Claims that Dolly Parton is the nicest person to sing country music and save the world simultaneously could be overstated. However, via Apple’s December-released Fitness+ subscription-based app’s premium workout service’s just-debuted “Time to Walk” function, the 75-year old global icon and country music legend can inspire your creativity. Parton joins fellow musician Shawn Mendes, plus……Read more »

Morgan Wallen on Balancing His Success With Co-Parenting His Son

If needing another reason to connect with the fast-rising success of Morgan Wallen, consider that he’s achieving his success while also co-parenting his seven-month-old son, Indigo Wilder, with KT Smith, his former girlfriend. The 27-year-old Sneedville, Tennesse native, did not imagine that this scenario would be his introduction to parenthood. Noting that his parents are……Read more »

James White, Owner of Iconic Broken Spoke Dance Hall, Dies at 81

James White, an icon as old as both country music and the genre’s rise and establishment as a notable feature of Austin, Texas, has died at 81, of congestive heart failure. As the Broken Spoke Dance Hall owner, he played a vital role in the spread of honky-tonk music and culture, plus the rise of……Read more »

Darius Rucker Surprises Lady A With Grand Ole Opry Invite

From co-hosting the CMA Awards during quarantine to having a top-10 hit on country radio with “Beers and Sunshine,” Darius Rucker’s played a key role in all facets of pop-ready country music in the past twelve months. Now add to this list, on January 21, honoring Grammy award-winning legends Lady A with entry into the……Read more »

The Shires Enlist Lauren Alaina for Spirited New “Lightning Strikes”

Now that the UK’s favorite country duo is a semi-permanent fixture in Nashville, it makes sense that singer-songwriters Ben Earle and Crissie Rhodes would recruit another country newcomer to join them for their infectious tune off their Good Years album released in early 2020. “Lightning Strikes” was written by Josh Bruce Williams, Evan Bogart and……Read more »

Bigfoot Hunting Season?

Bigfoot Hunting Season?

You may want to reserve the date November 1st and make a trip to Oklahoma, especially if you are a hunter. And your asking, why that date and why that place, I am sure. It’s very simple, if the state has a bill, if passed by the Oklahoma state legislature, will make November 1st the…Read more »