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Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews and Jack Johnson at a Farm Aid 2012 press conference/Photo Credit: Maria Ives

Farm Aid Announces 2013 Lineup

The full artist lineup for the 2013 Farm Aid concert in Saratoga Springs, New York was revealed this week. In addition to the four Farm Aid board members who perform every year (Willie Nelson, Neil Young, […]

06/26/2013

Photo Credit: Maria Ives

Farm Aid Announces 2013 Date

As announced today, this year’s Farm Aid will take place in upstate New York on September 21st. The annual one-day festival, which benefits the American farming industry, will hit the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in […]

06/14/2013

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Happy Birthday, Willie: Willie Nelson Auditions For Role Of Gandalf In ‘The Hobbit 2′

It’s hard to believe considering how many “youthful” predicaments Willie Nelson gets into (performing with Snoop Dogg anymore?), but today the green-lovin’ country singer turned a ripe old 80-years-old. In celebration of his age, or […]

04/30/2013

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Blake Shelton: GRAMMY® Winners Playlist

With the GRAMMY Awards only weeks away, we asked some of our favorite artists to make playlists of their favorite GRAMMY-winning songs from years past. Country star, Voice coach, and social media funnyguy Blake Shelton created a list that does a […]

01/14/2013

photo credit: Maria Ives

Neil Young, John Mellencamp Highlight Farm Aid: “A Mission From God”

At a press conference before this year’s Farm Aid, Neil Young said that saving family farms should be considered “A mission from God!” Throughout the day, Young certainly spoke, and performed, as if he was, indeed, on a divine mission.

09/23/2012

Pictured – Alexander Skarsgard/ photo credit: John P. Johnson

This Week’s “True Blood”: “Everybody Wants To Rule The World,” Alcide Is A Wallflowers Fan

This week’s episode of HBO’s True Blood was titled “Everybody Wants To Rule The World,” so fans figured that the song of that name would be running during the show’s end credits. And that’s what happened: except that it wasn’t the familiar Tears For Fears version.

08/06/2012

Photo By: Kevork Djansezian

New Releases: Diana Ross, Santana, Willie Nelson, Occupy Wall Street

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical updates from classic artists making musical waves yet again.

05/15/2012

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Chipotle Hires Willie Nelson To Cover Coldplay’s “The Scientist” Over A Cartoon Pig Slaughterhouse Music Video

What don’t you get? Maybe if we repeat it, it’ll sink in. Chipotle hires [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]Willie Nelson[/lastfm] to cover [lastfm link_type="similar_artist_radio"]Coldplay[/lastfm]‘s “The Scientist” over cartoon pig slaughterhouse music video. Ohhhhh, now it makes perfect sense!

08/30/2011

Mellencamp, Nelson, Young & Matthews Come To Farms’ Aid

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the one and only agricultural supported music fest, John Mellencamp and Willie Nelson have announced the date for the 2010 Farm Aid along with a couple of firsts in […]

08/03/2010

Great Balls of Fire! Jerry Lee Lewis is Back!

After a long hiatus from the old time, backwoods country featured in songs like “Another Place Another Time”, 74-year-old [lastfm]Jerry Lee Lewis [/lastfm]is back in the saddles and poised to release another album. Lewis has […]

07/16/2010

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