Loretta's single was already climbing the country charts when the LP of the same name was released on 14 June 1965.
Worldwide changes during the Summer Of Love hit an interesting funnel in New York City in what had been a traditional centre for artists in the jazz, rhythm’n’blues and early rock’n’roll communities.
Reflecting his eclectic tastes, Rick Rubin’s American Recordings label covered metal, rock, country and all points in between, establishing its founder as music’s ultimate auteur in the 90s.
Ceremony will take place during commemorative 'Love In Bloom' weekend.
Since their inception in 2002, the awards have recognised talent that sometimes gets lost in the commercial Nashville country scene.
The UK Americana quartet will make their US debut at three highly prestigious addresses.
From original rebels such as Hank Williams, to genre-defying country heroes the likes of Willie Nelson, these are the icons who paved the way for Americana.
A rare gold record for 'I Walk The Line' auctioned after country icon Johnny Cash's death has been purchased by the Johnny Cash Museum in Nashville.
With its roots in country tradition and punk attitude, Americana music is hard to define but easy to love. uDiscover Music dons a Nudie suit and goes in search of the Americana...
Grammy-award winning guitarist, producer, songwriter Randy Scruggs has died on Tuesday, 17 April at age 64 after a brief illness reports Music Row.
From original pioneers Elvis and Little Richard, to the Allmans and Cadillac Three, Southern rock has made a global impact far beyond its original boundaries. But then again… maybe it had no...
Pioneering blues star Sister Rosetta Tharpe's legendary Decca and Verve catalogue is to be made available to stream and download for the first time.
A new agreement between the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) and curator MajikBus unlocks treasures by Muddy Waters, Johnny Cash and many more.
The efforts of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, one half of Eurythmics and a member of The Band helped create Tom and the band's Southern Accents album.
Few latter-day female-artists-turned-executives broke down barriers the way that Bonnie Guitar did, as a session guitarist, star, label owner and A&R head.