One of the world’s pre-eminent songwriters, Jimmy Webb can be said to have spearheaded an Americana equivalent of The Great American Songbook.
'Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain' is the song that connects Gene with Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley and a host of others.
Whether it’s joyous escapism, political anger or a personal spiritual quest that provides fuel for a great album is not of importance. What matters, as Coltrane said, is wanting “to speak to...
The 21st annual celebration of Guthrie's life and work once again makes Okemah the place to be.
‘Two Men With The Blues’ found two of music’s great modern craftsmen, Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis, bonding over shared musical passions and creating a classic album.
From country to rock, jazz to hip-hop, these personas embody a specific moment in an artist’s development.
The song outdid the A-side, 'Why Should We Try Anymore,' on the country charts.
The 1967 classic has been remade every which way from reggae and disco, and by everyone from the Everly Brothers to Joe Cocker.
'Bright Lights & Country Music' announced the singer's fully-fledged “conversion” to the Nashville sound.
Listen to uDiscover's playlist featuring some of the most memorable work of a pop laureate.
Previous inductees include Willie Nelson, BB King, Townes Van Zandt, Bonnie Raitt and Roy Orbison.
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.
The master of the country fiddle played with Bob Wills' Texas Playboys and many others.
The Nashville star helped changed the fortunes of an impoverished songwriter.
Multi-instrumentalist and soul legend Booker T. Jones is set to publish a new, as yet untitled memoir through Little Brown and Company later this year.