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Flatt Lonesome signs with Rounder

Flatt Lonesome signs with Rounder

IBMA Vocal Group of the Year Flatt Lonesome has a new home. The bluegrass sextet announced via social media today that it had signed with Rounder Records. “Well friends, one of our biggest dreams hasMORE

The Stray Birds “Let It Pass”

The Stray Birds “Let It Pass”

The Strays Birds are back with “Let It Pass” on Sept. 7 on Yep Roc Records., The release came after the tro was at a self-described crossroads career-wise since the release of 2016’s “Magic Fire.” DurMORE

Presley drummer D.J. Fontana passes away

Presley drummer D.J. Fontana passes away

D.J. Fontana, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer who played on more than 460 Elvis Presley recordings, passed away on Thursday at 87 in Nashville. Fontana started playing for Presley in October 1954MORE

Chesney reveals songs, jacket for new CD

Chesney reveals songs, jacket for new CD

Kenny Chesney revealed the songs and cover for his forthcoming CD, “Songs for the Saints,” out in late July. The disc features help from Jimmy Buffett, Ziggy Marley and Mindy Smith. The cover depictsMORE

Combs debuts in first

Combs debuts in first

Luke Combs debuted in fourth on the Billboard Top 200 chart and was first on the Top Country Albums chart with “This One’s For You,” which was out in a deluxe format with five new songs. He also madeMORE

Price, Staples play AmericanaFest

Price, Staples play AmericanaFest

AmericanaFest New York will feature Margo Price, Mavis Staples and Joe Henry, the Americana Music Association announced today. Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real also will play at the free fest, cominMORE

CMA Fest stats are in

CMA Fest stats are in

The stats are in on the 47th annual CMA Fest with almost half of the festival goers from the U.S. there for the first time. Fans came from all 50 states and 36 international countries. Millennials madMORE

Isbell goes live with new set

Isbell goes live with new set

Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit go the live route with their next CD as “Live from the Ryman” drops Oct. 19 on Isbell’s Southeastern Records. The release was primarily recorded during the group’s six soMORE

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