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Dog Ears Music: 'They Don't Make 'Em Like My Daddy Anymore' Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 06.13.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist features music from The Civil Wars, LL Cool J, Sly & the Family Stone, John Prine, and more.

Carlene Carter and the Unbroken Circle

Michael Simmons | Posted 06.09.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Simmons

If there's a better hardcore country record in 2014 than Carlene Carter's Carter Girl, I haven't heard it.

The Quirkiest Country Music Song Titles

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 06.08.2014 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

Some of the greatest storytellers have been country music artists. Think about Patsy Cline's "Crazy" and "I Fall to Pieces," or Hank Williams' "Your Cheating Heart," and "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry."

Loretta Lynn's Oldest Daughter Dies

Posted 07.30.2013 | Celebrity

Betty Sue Lynn, the oldest daughter of country singer Loretta Lynn, died this week. According to the Associated Press, Lynn, 64, died Monday in Ten...

Dog Ears Music: They Don't Make 'Em Like My Daddy Anymore Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 08.14.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist includes music by Loretta Lynn, Prince, Steely Dan, Violent Femmes, Dinah Washington, and more.

Dog Ears Music: Born in April Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 06.19.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

Jimmy Cliff Song: Sitting in Limbo Album: Anthology Genre: Reggae Buy: iTunes.com Don Gibson Song: Give Myself a P...

Bootlegging the Kentucky Brand

J. Michael Welton | Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

It all started with the idea of a Super Bowl commercial to promote the real Kentucky. "We wanted to put it on the biggest stage in the world," says Whit Hiler of ad agency Cornet IMS in Lexington.

Dog Ears Music: The Gifting List

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 02.13.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by Dave Brubeck, Everest, Ravi Shankar, Tinariwen, Fats Waller, Frankie Miller and more.

Co-Writer Of 'Oh, Pretty Woman' Dies At 73

AP | Posted 12.31.2012 | Entertainment

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) — Bill Dees emerged from his days as an out-of-cash young songwriter to pen tunes recorded by Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn and...

Loretta Lynn's Age Discrepancy

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 07.19.2012 | Celebrity

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Country music legend Loretta Lynn is three years older than she has led people to believe, an age change that undermines the s...

Zooey Deschanel's Big Move

AP | CAITLIN R. KING | Posted 05.11.2012 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Country Music Hall of Fame member Loretta Lynn is taking her life story to Broadway, and she has tapped film and TV actress Zooey ...

TONIGHT: EL James At Barnes and Noble Plus! Loretta Lynn

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.04.2012 | DC

TOP 5 PICKS FOR FRIDAY, MAY 4 1.) E. L. James Signs "Fifty Shades of Grey" at Bethesda's Barnes and Noble Because you know your mom will want a si...

Nick Lowe At Birchmere

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 04.30.2012 | DC

TOP 5 PICKS FOR MONDAY, APRIL 30 1.) Nick Lowe & His Band At Birchmere How is this show not sold out? Is it because it's on a Monday? Have people ...

Stranded in the High Ground: Conversations With Nanci Griffith and Adam Cohen

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.02.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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Singer Loretta Lynn Hospitalized With Pneumonia

AP | Posted 08.01.2013 | Celebrity

ASHLAND, Ky. -- Country music singer Loretta Lynn was hospitalized over the weekend with the early stages of pneumonia, according to a representative ...

Brief From Bonnaroo: Tennessee Trash

Lisa Kaas Boyle | Posted 09.17.2011 | Green
Lisa Kaas Boyle

Anyone who grew up in the 1970s in Tennessee can sing a bit of "Tennessee Trash," a comic and catchy PSA that was sponsored by the State Department of Transportation to discourage littering.

Taste Of Chicago: Crime, As Well As Revenue, Reportedly Down

Posted 09.04.2011 | Chicago

While this year's Taste of Chicago festival, the first managed by the city's Park District, lacked some of the chaos that peppered last year's event, ...

Dog Ears Music: 'King Size Papa' Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 08.17.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week, we feature music by Drive-By Truckers, Nancy Sinatra, Elton John, Wolf Parade, and more.

Dog Ears Music: Born in April Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 06.08.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week, we feature music by Serge Gainsbourg, Marvin Gaye, Billie Holiday, Ann-Margret and more.

Best Coast and Wavves Live: Let's Go Trippin'

S.X. Rosenstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
S.X. Rosenstock

You can feel the sand between your toes and the sunscreen on your nose when Bethany Cosentino sings any song off of Best Coast's 2010 smash album Crazy for You.

Jack White Says He'll Never Start Another Band

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jack White is one of music's busiest men. The dissolution of his long-running band The White Stripes notwithstanding, Jack White has had his hand in m...

Wanda Jackson Parties On: Every Inch an Elvis

S.X. Rosenstock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
S.X. Rosenstock

With her brand-spanking-new Jack White-produced album, The Party Ain't Over, Wanda Jackson, 73, is making her case not for mere rock and roll relevance. She's cementing her status as royalty.

Dog Ears Music: 'Tis The Season Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

It's not just the thought that counts; it's the overview of how each year we repeat the journey home. And on the return -- our jeans a little tighter, the déjà vu unpleasantries of travel; all a mere blip, as in the end we still do anything to come home to our loved ones.

"For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)": A Playlist for VH1 Divas Salute The Troops

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

There is so little agreement in America right now, but this playlist is dedicated to the thought that we should all agree to be respectful and thankful to our service people. I wholeheartedly salute our troops tonight. Thank you for your extraordinary service.

"This Is Country Music": A Playlist for the 44th CMA Awards

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Hey, I like that Lady Gaga as much as the next guy -- or as much as most next guys -- but I couldn't have been prouder to be associated with last night's 44th CMA Awards.