1. 'O Death' & 'O Brother': How Ralph Stanley's A Cappella Lament Helped Drive the Flukiest Smash Soundtrack Ever

    June 24, 2016 8:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 Even with a decade and a half of hindsight, it still feels weirder than anything that ever actually happened within a Coen brothers movie. In the flukiest of all fluky music business smashes, the O Brother, Where Art Thou? soundtrack -- a bluegrassy ...

  2. Nathan Stanley Continues Grandpa Ralph's 'Legacy' on Latest Album, With Brad Paisley

    March 11, 2015 6:10 PM EDT Nathan Stanley definitely knows a little about the word legacy. The entertainer is the grandson of Dr. Ralph Stanley , who helped define the genre of bluegrass music via his work as a solo artist, as well as with his brother Carter. He has played ...

  3. Bluegrass Legend Dr. Ralph Stanley Teams With Cracker Barrel for 'Man of Constant Sorrow'

    January 27, 2015 5:49 PM EST Cracker Barrel Old Country Store has just partnered up with Bluegrass legend Dr. Ralph Stanley for the new collection Man of Constant Sorrow: Ralph Stanley & Friends, and the singer told Billboard that he's very humbled to be working with ...

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  5. Jason Crabb Tops 2012 Dove Awards Nominees

    February 22, 2012 8:24 PM EST 0 0 0 The diversity of the faith-based music community was recognized today as nominees were announced for the 43rd annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. Southern gospel singer Jason Crabb leads the ceremony, set for April 19 at Atlanta's Fox ...

  6. Jason Aldean 'Flying High' After Grammy Nominations

    December 01, 2011 12:00 PM EST 0 0 0 The nominees for the 54th Annual Grammy Awards reflect a mix of cutting-edge sounds and old favorites in the country field. In the Best Country Solo Performance slot,| SHOCK: WHO WAS SNUBBED "I'm flying pretty high right now," Aldean ...

  7. The Doors Team Up With Skrillex

    October 07, 2011 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 With celebrity DJs and a-list producers becoming more and more like the rock stars of old, the documentary "RE:GENERATION" attempts to bring the two even closer together. The most striking combo is perhaps that of dubstep artist Skrillex ( ...

  8. Steve Martin Picked at Bluegrass Awards: Entertainer of the Year

    September 30, 2011 10:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I want to thank the other nominees -- and thank them for losing," Steve Martin (yes, that Steve Martin!), with his tongue planted firmly in-cheek, said to the packed crowd Thursday night (Sept. 29) at the 22nd Annual International Bluegra ...

  9. Expanded 'O Brother, Where Art Thou?' Soundtrack Arriving Aug. 16

    June 09, 2011 8:47 PM EDT An expanded edition of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?," the biggest-selling soundtrack of the last decade, will be released Aug. 16. A two-CD set from UMe, the deluxe edition includes 13 songs recorded during original sessions for the film ...

  10. Photos: Neil Young, Pearl Jam, Buffalo Springfield Rock Bridge School

    October 26, 2010 6:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's not every day that Neil Young , Pearl Jam , Elton John & Leon Russell , Buffalo Springfield and a dozen other renowned rockers gather on the same stage for a weekend-long jam, but at the 24th Annual Bridge School Benefit (Oct. 23-24) i ...

  11. Jack Cooke, Bandmate Of Ralph Stanley, Dead At 72

    December 03, 2009 12:46 PM EST 0 0 0 A longtime bluegrass bass player and singer with Ralph Stanley 's Clinch Mountain Boys has died. Jack Cooke was 72. According to a press release Wednesday from Morris Public Relations, Cooke died Tuesday at a hospital in his hometown of Norton, ...

  12. Jack Cooke, Bandmate of Ralph Stanley, Dead At 72

    December 02, 2009 12:00 AM EST A longtime bluegrass bass player and singer with Ralph Stanley’s Clinch Mountain Boys has died. Jack Cooke was 72. According to a press release Wednesday from Morris Public Relations, Cooke died Tuesday at a hospital in his hometown of Norton, Va. ...

  13. Ricky Skaggs Does 'Songs My Dad Loved'

    July 15, 2009 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 After "Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass" last year, Ricky Skaggs figured it was time to honor the man who introduced him to bluegrass and so many other kinds of music. On Sept. 15, Skaggs will release "Ricky Skaggs Solo (Songs My Dad ...

  14. Ricky Skaggs Records 'Songs My Dad Loved'

    July 15, 2009 11:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 After "Honoring the Fathers of Bluegrass" last year, Ricky Skaggs figured it was time to honor the man who introduced him to bluegrass and so many other kinds of music. On Sept. 15, Skaggs will release "Ricky Skaggs Solo (Songs My Dad ...

  15. The Dead, Black Crowes Deliver At Rothbury

    July 05, 2009 8:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Forget Independence Day. Saturday was the day of The Dead at the Rothbury Festival, which came as no surprise to anyone paying attention to the plethora of Grateful Dead-related attire worn around the Double JJ ranch site or to the many Dead flags t ...

  16. Bob Dylan, The Dead Lead Rothbury Lineup

    March 16, 2009 1:21 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dead, Bob Dylan, The String Cheese Incident, Willie Nelson & Family, and The Black Crowes are among the top acts set for the second annual Rothbury, a weekend-long festival produced by Madison House Presents and AEG Live. The event will be h ...

  17. Stagecoach Snags Kid Rock, Reba, Paisley, Chesney

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kid Rock, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley and Kenny Chesney will headline the third Stagecoach Country Music Festival, to be held April 25-26 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Tickets for the event, w Kid Rock, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley and Kenny ...

  18. This Day in Music

    June 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose is arrested in after allegedly biting a security guard in the leg outside his hotel. 2006 - Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose is arrested in after allegedly biting a security guard in the leg outside hi ...

  19. Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye Set For Bonnaroo

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has rolled out its most diverse lineup yet for 2008, with Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye West, Willie Nelson, Jack Johnson and My Morning Jacket amon The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Fes ...

  20. Stagecoach Snags Judds, Coachella Sets Date

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made a habit out of luring classic bands back onto the stage at his Coachella festival each spring, and he's worked that magic yet again for the second Stagecoac Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made ...

  21. This Day in Music

    June 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose is arrested in after allegedly biting a security guard in the leg outside his hotel. 2006 - Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose is arrested in after allegedly biting a security guard in the leg outside hi ...

  22. Hold Steady, Neville Bros. Set For Celebrate Brooklyn

    May 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Hold Steady, the Neville Brothers, KRS-One, Richard Thompson and Joan Osborne are among the artists confirmed to perform as part of the 29th Celebrate Brooklyn free concert series, to be held thro The Hold Steady, the Neville Brothers, KRS-One, ...

  23. Costello, Crow, Nelson Set For June Carter Tribute

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, Kris Kristofferson, Emmylou Harris and Brad Paisley are among the stars appearing on the June Carter Cash tribute album "Anchored in Love," du Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Willie Ne ...

  24. Tool, Stripes, Panic Joining The Police At Bonnaroo

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tool, the White Stripes and Widespread Panic will join the reunited Police at the 2007 Bonnaroo festival, to be held June 14-17 in Manchester, Tenn. Other acts on the bill include Wilco, the Flaming L Tool, the White Stripes and Widespread Panic wil ...

  25. 29OnTV

    July 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for July 17-23, 2006. MONDAY, JULY 17 "One Life To Live," ABC Featured artist(s): Jeannie Ortega. "Lil' Wayne Makes A Video," MTV2 Featured artist(s): Lil' Wayne, Robin Thicke. "Larry King ...

  26. This Day in Music

    June 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Jazz composer and arranger Arturo "Chico" O'Farrill dies in New York of natural causes. He is 79.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley unde ...

  27. 'Land' Speed Record

    May 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bluegrass veteran Ralph Stanley this week brings forth his recorded salute America's first family of music, the venerable Carter Family. Bluegrass veteran Ralph Stanley this week brings forth his recorded salute America's first family of m ...

  28. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    May 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Les Claypool bangs around for tales of "Woe," Obie Trice is back for a second engagement, Mike Patton enlivens Peeping Tom and Ralph Stanley salutes a legendary musical family in this week's Hot Produ An EP featuring a host of new son ...

  29. Stanley Pays Tribute To Carter Clan

    March 29, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bluegrass veteran Ralph Stanley is planning a recorded salute America's first family of music, the venerable Carter Family. Bluegrass veteran Ralph Stanley is planning a recorded salute America's first family of music, the venerable Carter ...

  30. Haynes Rounds Up Notables For Xmas Jam

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The artist will perform with his band Gov't Mule at the event, which will also feature Trey Anastasio, Ray Lamontagne, John Scofield, Ivan Neville and John Medeski. Warren Haynes' 17th annual Christmas Jam concert is set for Dec. 17 at the ...

  31. Cherryholmes Takes Top Bluegrass Honor

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cherryholmes was named entertainer of the year at the 16th Annual International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, held last night (Oct. 27) at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Cherryholmes was named entertainer of the year at the 16th Annual Int ...

  32. Stars Flock To Nashville For Opry's 80th

    September 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A host of talent that includes Garth Brooks, Trace Adkins, Ralph Stanley, Terri Clark, Diamond Rio and Travis Tritt will descend upon Nashville next month to celebrate the... A host of talent that includes Garth Brooks, Trace Adkins, Ralph Stanley, ...

  33. Bluegrass Legend Stanley Recovering From Bypass

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ralph Stanley is recovering from heart surgery in a hospital near his Southwestern Virginia home. Ralph Stanley is recovering from heart surgery in a hospital near his Southwestern Virginia home. The bluegrass legend underwent a five-hour triple-byp ...

  34. Bloodshot Celebrates 10 Years Of 'Sin'

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chicago-based roots label Bloodshot Records is plotting a two-disc compilation to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Chicago-based roots label Bloodshot Records is plotting a two-disc compilation to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Acts slated to partic ...

  35. TunesOnTV

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 9-15, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, MAY 9 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured artist: Neil Diamond (also scheduled: Felicity Huffman). "VH1 All Access: Michael J ...

  36. Jones' 'Special Guests' Expanded, Reissued

    April 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The 1979 duets album "George Jones: My Very Special Guests" has grown nearly three times larger for its May 31 reissue by Columbia/Legacy. The 1979 duets album "George Jones: My Very Special Guests" has grown nearly three times l ...

  37. 15th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be presented Oct. 7 at the Kentucky Center in Louisville, Ky. The show is the centerpiece of the International Music Bluegrass Mus Below are the nominees for the 15th annual Inter ...

  38. London Venue To Host Country Series

    October 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following the success of its country music festivals "Beyond Nashville" in 2001 and "Further Beyond Nashville" last year, London's Barbican venue is planning "Way Beyond Nashville," a series of 30 con Following the ...

  39. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    September 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Sept. 1-7, 2003. The fourth annual Latin Grammy Awards are the week's big story, Wednesday night on CBS, live from Miami. The show will be hosted by actor/comedian George L ...

  40. Trace Adkins Joining Grand Ole Opry

    August 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Trace Adkins will be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry cast this weekend, the first new member in two years. Adkins, 41, was hardly the picture of cool the first time he performed on the Grand Ole Opry Trace Adkins will be inducted into the Grand Ole ...

  41. MerleFest CD, DVD In The Works

    March 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Annual North Carolina Americana festival MerleFest will be documented on CD, DVD, and VHS with the June 17 national bow of the self-released "MerleFest Live! The 15th Anniversary Jam." The releases, w Annual North Carolina Americana festiv ...

  42. The Very Best of Ralph Stanley

    December 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ralph Stanley has to be among the most active septuagenarians in the music business, having released no fewer than nine records since 2000, while maintaining a virtually non-stop touring schedule. RELEASE DATE: Nov. 12 Ralph Stanley has to be among ...

  43. 2002 International Bluegrass Music Association Awards Winners

    October 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT International Bluegrass Music Association Awards Winners Here are the winners for the 13th annual International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Awards, held Oct. 17 at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville: Entertainer of the year: ...

  44. Americana Awards Honor Music Greats

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Held Friday night in Nashville, the Americana Music Association's (AMA) inaugural Americana Awards honored the likes of Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, and producer/artist T Bone Burnett, while Cash and Held Friday night in Nashville, the American ...

  45. Americana Music Association 2002 Awards Winners

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Americana Music Association 2002 Awards Winners The Americana Music Association's inaugural Americana Awards were presented Sept. 13, 2002, in Nashville at an event hosted by Jason Ringenberg, leader of Jason & the Scorchers. Artist of the ...

  46. Merlefest Sets 2003 Lineup

    September 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ralph Stanley, Emmylou Harris, Bela Fleck, Bruce Hornsby, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band are among the luminaries who will grace the stage at Merlefest 2003. Ralph Stanley, Emmylou Harris, Bela Fleck, Bruce Hornsby, and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band ar ...

  47. 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 ...

  48. 2002 American Music Association Americana Awards Nominees

    August 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT American Music Association Americana Awards Nominees Here are the nominees for the 2002 American Music Association Americana Awards, to be presented Sept. 13 at the Hilton Suites Hotel in downtown Nashville. Album of the year: Gillian Welch, &q ...

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