5 hrs ago
Pet Shop Boys appear in The Archers
Pop legends the Pet Shop Boys have saved the day for the residents of Ambridge by stepping in at the last minute to headline the show's inaugural music spectacular, Loxfest.
11 hrs ago
New Foo Fighters Sonic Highways Trailer
Here's the first look at HBO's "Sonic Highways," the show that follows the band recording in recording studios across the country.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Dubuque's United Way launches Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Started in 1995 by country music singer Dolly Parton, the program works to ensure every kid has a library of books.
Globe and Mail
The brave new voice of modern country music
Nashville-based artist Sturgill Simpson is being hailed as a great and weird new voice in a traditionally homogeneous genre.
Pamela Anderson urges ban on animal-tested cosmetics
Pamela Anderson has penned a letter to the Indian Health Minister to convince him to ban the import of animal-tested cosmetics into the country.
Music festivals: Muddy tunes
DOLLY PARTON, an American musician, is used to performing for big crowds. But after her set this year at Glastonbury, Britain's largest music festival, she admitted to feeling nervous.
Diana Ross in talks for Glastonbury
Diana Ross is in talks to perform on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury next year, which would see her follow in the footsteps of legends including Dolly Parton, Sir Tom Jones, Johnny Cash and Kenny Rogers.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Dee Hoty, Paul Schoeffler and More to Star in Walnut Street...
Walnut Street Theatre opens its landmark 206th season with the wildly entertaining 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL.
Ward Thomas join Weyfest 2014 lineup
As proved by Dolly Parton at Glastonbury, the appeal of country music is timeless and Hampshire duo Ward Thomas are on the threshold of becoming one of the first genuine major British Country acts.
Country duo do it in Waves
QUEENSLAND'S country music duo Busby Marou are established as one of Australia's hardest working and most loved live bands.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Claire Lynch track-by-track: Bluegrass star, former Huntsville resident tells story behind...
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- Sometimes bluegrass star Claire Lynch will be singing her lovely, mandolin-dappled ballad "Dear Sister" onstage and looking out into the audience she'll see people wiping tears from their eyes.
Country Stars Dousing ALS With Donations
When you're raising money for ALS, it seems like everybody wins with this Ice Bucket Challenge.
Natalie Douglas to New Shows Celebrating Dolly Parton, Nina Simone & More at Birdland
"FOUR WOMEN," which celebrates the music of Dr. Nina Simon e, Lena Horne , Abbey Lincoln and Billie Holiday , will have its US premiere on Monday, September 8 at 7:00 PM.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
3 Takes on Southern Sweet Tea
Dolly Parton's character, Truvy, in Steel Magnolias calls sweet tea the "house wine of the South"-and for good reason.
The Washington Post
Motley Crue even country-music fans will love
If you enjoy listening to pop stars cover the songs of other pop stars, thank your lucky stars for YouTube.
Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Want Megan Hilty to Run the Chicken...
As soon as we heard the news that Rob Ashford was bringing The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas back to Broadway, we were, a) doing the sidestep with excitement and b) wrapping our casting director minds around who would be the perfect Mona.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Miley Cyrus desperate to play Dolly Parton
Pop star Miley Cyrus is so keen to play country music legend Dolly Parton in a movie about her life that she is doing everything she can to convince the Jolene singer.
Norway's Nico & Vinz hold onto top spot in British music charts
Norwegian double act Nico & Vinz held onto the top spot in Britain's music charts on Sunday for a second week with their single "Am I Wrong", the Official Charts Company said.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Miley Cyrus wants to play Dolly Parton
The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker is concerned the role in the highly-anticipated biopic about her godmother will go to actress Scarlett Johansson and is doing everything she can to convince the 'Jolene' singer she is the right person to play her in a movie about her life.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Country Music Hall opens Kenny Rogers exhibit
Kenny Rogers was celebrated by a stellar turnout of the country music community in Nashville at a VIP reception Wednesday night at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum , where Kenny Rogers: Through the Years , a biographical exhibit in the museum's East Gallery, opened yesterday .