Music

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 …

Update: More Friends and Fellow Artists Bid Farewell to Charley Pride

The Mississippi-born trailblazer was the first Black member of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Charley Pride, the Mississippi-born sharecropper’s …

C&I’s Most Popular Stories Of 2020

During your holiday rest and relaxation time, take a look back at the magazine’s most viewed features of 2020. Some came along …