Why do millions of people flock to Graceland or fly across the world to see The Beatles’ instruments? The best music museums offer historic time capsules.
The influence of gospel music stretches far and wide, and the best gospel singers, too, cover a wider range of styles, as this list of the Top 15 shows.
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A tribute to the famed Nashville institution that's as old as what we call country music itself.
To set the scene for the upcoming release, Rolling Stone Country has debuted one of the unheard songs on the deluxe edition, 'Been Lonely Too Long.'
If 'Threads' is Crow's final full-length work, as she has suggested, then it's a remarkable closing statement.
A trademark Hank Williams song was created on 30 August 1949, when Hank recorded ‘I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry’ in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The song was written by the group's Grammy-nominated frontman Jaren Johnston and drummer Neil Mason with Josh Dunne.
A question of boundaries lays at the heart of music censorship, but artists have always pushed back, fighting for the freedom to express themselves.
One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
'Hey Good Lookin'' inspired more than one hundred cover versions, including one that soon bagged the pop chart honours.
Albums have been recorded in some very weird places, from outer space to underwater, prisons and even a scene of a murder. Here are some of the weirdest.
John Carter Cash and Carlene Carter were among those performing at the spot's 31 July opening.
The histories of the most iconic recording studios – Sun, Motown, Abbey Road – have made them almost as famous as the musicians who have recorded there.
The fifth album in his celebrated series of recordings with Rick Rubin was also his first posthumous chart-topper.
Roy Orbison, Rick Nelson, Jerry Lee Lewis and many more covered Hank's 'You Win Again.'