1. The Civil Wars to Release New Album in Summer

    May 01, 2013 1:31 PM EDT The Grammy winning duo finished the self-titled effort before breaking up in November Columbia Records will release the Civil Wars' follow-up to their debut, "Barton Hollow," the 2011 album that earned them two Grammys, in late summer. The Civil Wars, Joy Williams and John…

  2. Adele, Taylor Swift Nominated for Golden Globes

    December 13, 2012 11:05 AM EST Jon Bon Jovi and Keith Urban Also Up for Original Song; For TV, 'Nashville' Scores Two Nods Two of the biggest female artists in music will compete for Best Original Song at the Golden Globes next year, with Adele 's Bond track "Skyfall" squaring off against Taylor…

  3. 'Nashville' Soundtrack Gets Dec. 11 Release

    November 13, 2012 4:30 PM EST Big Machine Records will release the soundtrack to ABC's new hit drama "Nashville" on Dec. 11. The album will feature 11 performances from the cast members Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio. Songs are written by a…

  4. Civil Wars Cancel Tour, Citing 'Internal Discord'

    November 06, 2012 8:25 PM EST Tuesday afternoon saw a whirlwind of activity in the camp of acclaimed duo The Civil Wars. The group posted the following on their Facebook page : "We sincerely apologize for the canceling of all of our tour dates. It is something we deeply regret. However, due to internal discord and…

  5. ABC's 'Nashville' Teams With Big Machine: Exclusive

    October 02, 2012 11:00 PM EDT A song co-written by the Civil Wars ' John Paul White will be the first single released from the ABC show "Nashville" that premieres Oct. 10, due on the label of Taylor Swift -- Big Machine. The new series set in and around the music industry and politics in Nashville will…

  6. The Civil Wars, Bonnie Raitt Highlight Americana Awards

    September 13, 2012 9:15 AM EDT Gillian Welch and her partner Dave Rawlings, The Civil Wars and Alabama Shakes took home trophies, but Music City was the big winner at Wednesday night's Americana Honors & Awards. Five of six winners at the Ryman Auditorium event are based in Nashville, further cementing the city&…

  7. Taylor Swift's 'Safe & Sound' Video Released

    February 14, 2012 9:55 AM EST T aylor Swift has released a stark music video to match her moody folk-ballad "Safe & Sound," the singer's contribution to the "Hunger Games" soundtrack. In the video, Swift wanders in wintery scenes from rural, Appalachia-seeming environs: bare trees, paint…

  8. The Civil Wars Big-Up Taylor Swift & Adele, Talk 'Hunger Games' at Grammys

    February 13, 2012 12:25 PM EST Those who don't know folk duo the Civil Wars -- or simply know them as friends of Taylor Swift -- may be changing their tune soon. The year that's followed the self-release of their debut album, "Barton Hollow," has been a big one, but it's only getting bigger for the…

  9. Christian Rockers Red Poised for No. 1 Debut on Billboard 200, Bob Marley Headed for Top 10

    February 04, 2011 9:53 AM EST Rock band Red is aiming to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with its new album, "Until We Have Faces." The group could sell 45,000 copies by week's end on Feb. 6, according to industry prognosticators. Red's last album, "Innocence & Instinct" (2009), bowed…

  10. Lady Sov, Pinback Go Covers Crazy On 'OC Mix 6'

    October 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Lady Sovereign, Pinback, Rogue Wave, Band Of Horses and Mates Of State are among the artists contributing exclusive covers to "OC Mix 6: Covering Our Tracks," due Dec. 5 via Warner Bros. Lady Sovereign, Pinback, Rogue Wave, Band Of Horses and Mates Of State are among the artists…