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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Sept. 29 include Dolly Parton’s I Believe in You, Shania Twain’s Now and The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s Anthology.MORE

New Albums

New Albums

A handful of new albums are dropping today (Sept. 30), including John Prine’s For Better, Or Worse, William Michael Morgan’s Vinyl, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band’s Circlin’ Back, Aubrie Sellers’ New City Blues and Jim Lauderdale’s This Changes Everything.MORE

Nitty & Gritty

Nitty & Gritty

To commemorate 50 years in the biz, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will release a new album, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Friends: Circlin’ Back, on Sept. 30. Recorded at the Ryman Auditorium in 2015, the live album features NGDB with John Prine, Vince Gill, Jerry Jeff Walker, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Jackson Browne and…MORE

In Honor of Labor Day, the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music History: #31–40

In Honor of Labor Day, the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music History: #31–40

It’s time to clock in—we’ve got the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music. Today, Aug. 30, we’re featuring #31–40. Country music throughout the decades has not only embraced its working class roots, it’s made a point to praise them. Yes, work is tough, as Merle Haggard wrote in “Workin’ Man’s Blues” or as George…MORE

Nitty Gritty B-Day

Nitty Gritty B-Day

Happy 69th birthday to Jeff Hanna, who was born on July 11, 1947. Jeff is one of the founders of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, which recently celebrated its 50th anniversary as a band.MORE

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

Blake Shelton, Chris Young Bring Out the Special Guests for Day 3 of CMA Music Festival

There was plenty of solo firepower for the third day of CMA Music Festival’s Nightly Shows at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Saturday night (June 11). Current standard bearers Blake Shelton, Chris Young, Florida Georgia Line and Cole Swindell led a balanced lineup that also featured Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler and classic country/rock pioneers Nitty…MORE

What Are You Reading?

What Are You Reading?

Jeff Hanna of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: “I’m reading the new book about Tom Petty [Petty: The Biography] and it is a really interesting, behind-the-scenes look at him. I’ve always been a fan of his music and I found this to be pretty insightful and just a fascinating read.”MORE

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New Albums

New Albums

New albums dropping on Nov. 16 include Montgomery Gentry’s 20 Years of Hits and Kip Moore’s Room to Spare: The Acoustic Sessions.