1. Backbeat: Americana Music Award Noms With John C. Reilly, Lucinda Williams, Shelby Lynn

    June 01, 2012 12:52 PM EDT (L-R): Amy Reitnouer, Editor in Chief, The Bluegrass Situation; Jed Hilly, AMA Executive Director; and Michelle Aquilato, marketing director, AMA, pose at the Americana Music Association's Awards nomination event. (Photo: Ryan J. Downey) John ...

  2. 615 Spotlight: Remember Traci Ann Stanley

    February 15, 2012 5:40 PM EST 0 0 0 When you hear Traci Ann Stanley sing, it's something you remember. Her voice is as pure as the West Virginia Mountains where she grew up. Stanley's new single, "Remember The Whiskey," has been gaining much attention at various ra ...

  3. Robert Plant Returns To Americana With Band of Joy

    June 11, 2010 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Robert Plant takes an eclectic dive into Americana roots music on "Band of Joy," his first new album since 2007's "Raising Sand." The album was recorded in Nashville with an all-star group of musicians and is due Sept. 14 on ...

  4. Joan Baez Looks Toward 'Tomorrow'

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first tipped here in March, folk veteran Joan Baez is readying a new album for fall release. "Day After Tomorrow" is due Sept. 9 via Bobolink/Razor & Tie Entertainment and was produced by Steve As first tipped here in March, folk ve ...

  5. It's All About Faith

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A excerpt of the Faith Hill cover story that appears in the July 23, 2005, issue of Billboard magazine that has been expanded for Billboard.com with artist quotes exclusive to this version. With the leadoff track from her upcoming album, "Firef ...

  6. Darrell Scott Re-Ups With Famous

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter has hits with Dixie Chicks, Tritt, more. Famous Music has re-signed country songwriter Darrell Scott to an exclusive long-term global publishing deal. Scott, who has been with Famous since 1996 and was named ASCAP's country music s ...

  7. Haynes, Thompson Join Folks Fest

    April 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren Haynes (Gov't Mule, Allman Brothers), Richard Thompson, and the Indigo Girls are among the latest acts confirmed to appear at the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival. The 13th annual three-day event Warren Haynes (Gov't Mule, Allman Broth ...

  8. Dixie Chicks Slate North American Tour

    February 20, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks will hit the road May 1 on a 52-date North American tour. The country trio will start the Top of the World tour in Greenville, S.C., and not let up through to an Aug. 4 finale in Nash The Dixie Chicks will hit the road May 1 on a 52 ...

  9. 2002 ASCAP Country Music Awards

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST ASCAP Country Music Awards Here are the winning songs from the 40th annual ASCAP Country Music Awards, held Nov. 4 at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. Listed below the song title is the songwriter and publisher. Ain't Nothing 'Bout Yo ...

  10. 2002 International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees Here are the nominees for the 2002 International Bluegrass Music Awards, which will be handed out Oct. 17 in Louisville, Ky.: Entertainer of the year: Alison Krauss & Union Station Doyle Lawson ...

  11. Paisley Follows Hit Debut With 'Part II'

    April 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "He's able to keep one foot on the stage of the Grand Ole Opry and the other foot on the CMA [Country Music Association] stage," says RCA Label Group chairman Joe Galante of Brad Paisley's appeal. "He's able to keep one ...

  12. Paisley Follows Hit Debut With 'Part II'

    April 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "He's able to keep one foot on the stage of the Grand Ole Opry and the other foot on the CMA [Country Music Association] stage," says RCA Label Group chairman Joe Galante of Brad Paisley's appeal. "He "He's able to ...