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Crystal Gayle

Crystal Gayle Releases “Ribbon Of Darkness” Today With Lyric Video

Grammy award winning country music singer and Grand Ole Opry member Crystal Gayle released “Ribbon Of Darkness” digitally today, kicking off the pre-sale for her forthcoming, first new album in nearly 16 years, “You Don’t Know Me“. Available everywhere September 6th from Southpaw Musical Productions/BFD/The Orchard, the new music finds the acclaimed stylist exploring songs written or recorded by […]

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Roger Miller Tribute

Roger Miller Tribute Earns Rave Reviews From Weekend Edition, Fresh Air, Rolling Stone & More…

Released to acclaim from Fresh Air, Rolling Stone, NPR Music and more on Friday, ‘King of the Road: A Tribute to Roger Miller’ (BMG) has “no missteps” (American Songwriter). Across 36 songs from 40+ artists, the double-album is an exhaustive, star-studded affair, the long overdue affirmation of Miller’s immortal eccentricities and the often-overlooked breadth that […]

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Kacey Musgraves

Kacey Musgraves Pays Tribute To Roger Miller On “Kansas City Star”

Today, Texas Monthly debuts Kacey Musgraves brilliant take on Roger Miller’s classic “Kansas City Star,” imbued with “winking swagger” that “gives Miller a run for his money.” The track, from the forthcoming Roger Miller Tribute album ‘King Of The Road’ (out Friday, August 31st), can be heard here. “Kansas City Star” follows offerings from Loretta Lynn, […]

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Blaze Foley

New Soundtrack: Light In The Attic Records Releases Soundtrack To Ethan Hawke’s Blaze Foley Film

Directed by Ethan Hawke,”BLAZE” stars newcomer Ben Dickey as Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas outlaw music movement whose unique artistic contributions gave rise to the likes of Merle Haggard and Willie Nelson and inspired both John Prine and Lucinda Williams. Loosely guided by the narrative of Foley cohort and co-conspirator, Townes Van Zandt, played by Bob Dylan band guitarist Charlie Sexton, the film weaves together three different periods of […]

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Bill Anderson

Songwriting Titan Bill Anderson Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

The Songwriters Hall of Fame inducted country music titan Bill Anderson into its 2018 Hall of Fame class along with Alan Jackson, Robert “Kool” Bell, John Mellencamp and many others during a ceremony in New York. Steve Wariner enchanted the audience with his soothing rendition of “The Tips Of My Fingers” before inducting Anderson, who delivered a heartfelt and comical speech prior […]

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Randy Travis

Randy Travis Receives Inaugural Cracker Barrel Country Legend Award At 2018 CMA Music Festival

Cale Dodds, Morgan Evans, Tegan Marie, Michael Ray, and Cole Swindell brought things to an exciting end as they closed out night three at the Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Nashville’s Ascend Amphitheater. Saturday night was made even more memorable by the presentation of the inaugural Cracker Barrel Country Legend Award to the one-and-only Randy Travis, an honor […]

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Waymores Outlaws

Waylon Jennings’ Band Members Reunite For Tour

Five former members of Waylon Jennings’ recording and touring bands are reuniting and hitting the road to present “Runnin’ with Ol’ Waylon” – Music and Memories of Waylon Jennings this summer. The tour kicks off at Nashville’s City Winery June 16, 2018. The new tour will present a concert experience that chronicles one of the most powerful movements in Country […]

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