Music

The Real Deal: The Gospel According To Paul Cauthen

The (mostly, probably) reformed ex-con who turned 20 behind bars and had a hit with “Cocaine Country Dancing” transformed from …

The Real Deal

We share our 2021 recommendations for musicians, writers, entertainers, and podcasters who possess a common trait: unmistakable authenticity. The Gospel …

Alabama Aims To Ring In 2021 With Free Streaming Concert

The Grammy Award-winning country band will headline a rousing New Year’s Eve celebration. You can’t keep a great band down. …

The Songs That Rebuilt Tom Douglas

When he made the leap from an unwavering real estate career to the uncharted waters of country songwriting at 39, it …

Tony Rice Eulogized By Fellow Bluegrass Great Ricky Skaggs

The acoustic guitar virtuoso was 69 when he passed away Christmas Day. Bluegrass great Tony Rice, the Grammy-winning acoustic guitar …

Update: Remembering ’80s Lady K.T. Oslin

The maverick country music singer-songwriter passed away Monday at age 78. More colleagues and admirers have offered tributes in released …

Christmas Playlist: From Dolly to Diffie

Whether you’re decorating gingerbread men in the kitchen or lounging in front of a crackling fire in the great room, …

Cimarron Sounds, Vol. 6

RW Hampton offers a cure for these stir-crazy times: watching westerns, especially singin’-cowboy movies. Editor’s Note: Cimarron Sounds is an online blog …