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Cuts The Deepest: Chris Lane

By Madeleine OConnell, May 6, 2021

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In Conversation: Sarah Jarosz

By Helen M Jerome, May 5, 2021

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Introducing: Lathan Warlick

By Marcus K. Dowling, May 3, 2021

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INTERVIEWTen Year Town: Ashley Monroe

By Jof Owen, April 30, 2021

Rosegold is the sound of Ashley Monroe scratching an itch - diving into the unknown and coming up more than ever like herself. The journey for the singer-songwriter is just beginning.

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INTERVIEWMy Essentials: Justin Moore

By Alison Bonaguro, April 29, 2021

Calling from his home in Arkansas, Justin Moore settled into a conversation about his new record Straight Outta The Country and - after having a serious think on it - what his essentials were: the five things he could not live without.

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INTERVIEWIn Conversation: Thomas Rhett

By Ross Jones, April 28, 2021

Though in a place of contentment, it’s clear that Thomas Rhett isn’t taking another second of life for granted.

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INTERVIEWIntroducing: Ashley Cooke

By Madeleine OConnell, April 26, 2021

Ashley Cooke talks about the impact of TikTok and The 615 House, the life of a songwriter in Nashville and the equal importance of hard work and spontaneity.

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What Is Americana?

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GUIDEWhat Is Americana?

By Jof Owen, April 22, 2021

Jof's got his investigative Stetson on again. This time, he's trying to solve one of the greatest musical mysteries of the modern era: what actually is Americana?

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GUIDEA Guide To: Louisiana's Soul, Cajun and Zydeco Legacy

By Marcus K. Dowling, March 16, 2021

“New Orleans is a metropolis in the middle of a swamp, that also serves as the womb of American music" - a definitive guide to the Soul, Cajun and Zydeco legacy of Louisiana, through 11 songs that galvanize the rich cultural tradition.

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GUIDEA Guide To: Murder Ballads

By Nathan McLaren Stewart, March 2, 2021

Murder is a topic that’s found its way in all genres, but in country and western, it’s become a rite of passage for musicians to cast their gaze upon the gallows and lend their voice to a haunting ballad. But how did the tradition really come about?

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GUIDEUnearthing the Genius of Rodger Wilhoit

By Jof Owen, February 25, 2021

He never did get lucky when all else failed. But maybe, all these years later, Rodger Wilhoit might just get a posthumous roll of the dice.

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Opinion: Kelly Sutton's Favorite Red Carpet Moments

By Kelly Sutton, April 15, 2021

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OPINIONSolomon Burke: The Country Star?

By Marcus K. Dowling, March 23, 2021

The key in understanding the soul legend is realizing that his talents as a vocalist lent very well to him becoming the biggest Black country star since DeFord Bailey.

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OPINIONWhere Have All The Cowboy Songs Gone?

By Alison Bonaguro, February 18, 2021

After a lifetime of listening to cowboy songs like these, we hope that when it’s our time to ride off into the sunset, there’ll be pick-up men at our side telling us, “Good ride, cowboy. Good ride.”

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OPINIONClearing Space for Sober Stories in Country Music

By Amanda Wicks, January 20, 2021

As country reckons with its need for greater diversity - across gender, race, and sexuality - the same goes for its storytelling. It’s time for new tales about alcohol and its aftermath.

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OPINIONSon of the Father: The Frank Relationship of Steve Earle and Justin Townes Earle

By Helen M Jerome, January 4, 2021

Neither man ever tried to hide the complexities and difficulties in their relationship, yet there are certainly moments when their stars and paths aligned.