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Features

Wednesday, October 5 2011

High Flying: Pop Goes Country

1991 was a significant, even historic year, for country music, giving a strong indication of the direction it would take from then on to now.


Tuesday, July 29 2008

The Innovators

Sometimes changing the course of modern music can be surprisingly easy. Though their names may not be laced in the stars right next to Sinatra and Dylan, these mavericks will always be remembered for breaking boundaries, stretching the definitions of genres, and rewriting what the very notion of a "pop song" is.


Columns

Tuesday, January 25 2011

The Past Is Never Past: How Country Music Remembers

Each year brings a slew of rock 'n' roll reissues or tributes, celebrating the anniversary of landmark albums from the past. Country music, however, tends to view its past differently.


Reviews

Blogs

Monday, February 25 2013

Is Garth Brooks Returning to Save the Music Industry?

Garth Brooks' website normally has the typical bio, photos, etc. that you expect on an artist website, but now there's a single huge flash image


Thursday, July 2 2009

One Hit Wonder: Garth Brooks

The second biggest selling artist of all time in the United States only had one single become a Top 40 hit.


News

Friday, July 25 2014

Country music’s twang heard around the world

Country musician Brad Paisley’s first tour of the United Kingdom in 2000 didn’t leave him much to write home to West Virginia about. Paisley


Friday, February 5 2010

Rascal Flatts' hit singles, high-energy concerts keep fans coming back

It was one of the overlooked musical revolutions of the decade just passed: the migration of rock and pop fans into the world of country


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