Annie Parnell is a music and pop culture writer based in Richmond, Virginia. Her writing and reporting has appeared in PopMatters, We Are The Mutants, Country Queer, and WTJU.
Sturgill Simpson Joins Angel Olsen for New ‘Big Time’ Duet [LISTEN]
This surprise collaboration is a must-listen.
Margo Price Takes a Psychedelic Journey in ‘Been to the Mountain’ [WATCH]
The Americana star proclaims her past selves while looking toward the horizon in this mystical new track.
Inaugural Earl Scruggs Music Festival Announced for 2022
After delays due to COVID-19, the first ever Earl Scruggs Music Festival is finally set for its debut.
Randy Travis Re-Releasing ‘An Old Time Christmas’ With New Songs
'An Old Time Christmas (Deluxe Edition)' will feature never-before-heard tracks.
Willie Nelson Urges Fans to Save America’s Wild Horses in Open Letter
"Wild horses, like other wild animals, were meant to be wild and free," says Nelson.
Keb’ Mo’ and Darius Rucker Come Home With New Song ‘Good Strong Woman’ [Watch]
The song reflects on the importance of finding meaningful, steady relationships, with a heavy emphasis on family.
Elton John Revisits Glen Campbell’s ‘I’m Not Gonna Miss You’ in New ‘Lockdown Sessions’ Duet [Listen]
The heartfelt ballad, the last song Campbell recorded before his death in 2017, gets a makeover from John.
Chris Stapleton, Tom Morello Team Up to Fight ‘The War Inside’ [Listen]
The roots-rock epic is a compelling anthem that illustrates the pain of dealing with isolation and mental health struggles.
Brandi Carlile Brings Epic Elton John Cover to ‘The Howard Stern Show’ [Watch]
Carlile's version of "Madman Across the Water" features a guitar interpretation of the song's famous piano riff.
Luke Bryan’s New Single, ‘Up,’ Feels Like Home [Listen]
"It talks about what I love and what’s dear to me," the country superstar says.