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When Tim McGraw announced "Shotgun Rider" as his latest single this week, his biggest fans may have been scratching their heads, as that's a 7-year-old duet with Faith Hill from his Let It Go LP. But it turns out this is a different song, same name… yet one they probably......more
Of all the theories about why the record industry is collapsing – piracy, iTunes, bumbling digital rights management – has anyone considered the real reason is that Taylor Swift took over? Aside from her new single, "Shake It Off," sales news remains bad: Albums are still down 15 percent, and singles are down 13......more
Chuck Berry was honored with Sweden's 2014 Polar Music Prize, "the world's most prestigious music accolade," in a ceremony at Stockholm's Concert Hall. While members of the Swedish Royal Family were in attendance, Berry was unable to appear at the ceremony due to illness. However, the Rock and Roll Hall of......more
Three years after the release of her group's most recent album, Evanescence frontwoman Amy Lee has offered up her first solo song, "Push the Button" – an ethereal, electronica-infused quasi-pop track with no hints of her nu-metal past. The tune will appear on Aftermath, the soundtrack to the movie War......more
Bob Dylan will embark on a 31-date North American tour, beginning October 17th at Seattle's Paramount Theater. The trek features several residencies and wraps up with four nights at New York's Beacon Theater. Tickets for most shows go on sale this weekend.
The tour represents his first dates in the continental United States......more
Blake Shelton put a lot of thought into the cover of his upcoming album, Bringing Back the Sunshine. In stark contrast to his colorful personality, the photo is a moody black and white affair. Rays of sunlight burst through menacing clouds to illuminate a water tower emblazoned with the word......more
Most country fans and Nashville tourists know of and might have even been to Tootsie's Orchid Lounge and Robert's Western World, two of Music City's most famous honky-tonks. But a mile or two away from the neon lights and roaming bachelorette parties of Lower Broadway, in the thriving Midtown neighborhood,......more
Taylor Swift has gone pop, and Justin Bieber's gone country?
OK, so the embattled pop prince isn't exactly recording a new album in Nashville, but he set Instagram on fire today with his cover of a sacred Johnny Cash song. Bieber posted a short video of himself, shirtless with guitar in hand,......more