Dacey Orr Sivewright

First Listen

Chatham Rabbits’ Long, Strange Trip

Thousands of miles from home when their cross-country tour was upended, the husband-and-wife duo had to plot a new course. Today, the North Carolina natives share new song “Oxen”—and look ahead to their forthcoming sophomore album


Ashley McBryde Is Here to Win

The Grammy-nominated country singer on pushing through obstacles, her small-town Arkansas roots, and her new album, Never Will


Hear Early Recordings from Duane and Gregg Allman

Listen to a track from Duane & Gregg, one of four of the brothers’ early albums now back on vinyl and available on CD for the first time


New Music from Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit

The powerhouse singer-songwriter and his band share “Only Children,” the latest taste of their forthcoming album, Reunions


New Music from Jaime Wyatt, Outlaw Country’s Rising Star

In advance of her Shooter Jennings-produced album, Neon Cross, the singer-songwriter shares “Just a Woman,” featuring Jessi Colter


25 Great Bands We Wish We’d Heard at SXSW

Spruce up your at-home soundtrack with a playlist of Southern artists who would have rocked Austin this week


Catch Willie Nelson Tonight—from Your Couch

The legendary Texas musician is taking Luck Reunion online with ’Til Further Notice, a livestream that kicks off at 7 p.m. Eastern


Now Listening: Brandy Clark’s Your Life Is a Record

The Grammy-nominated country singer-songwriter returns with a contemplation on heartbreak, apologies, and growth


Now Listening: Swamp Dogg Teams Up with John Prine

The R&B trailblazer’s new album, Sorry You Couldn’t Make It, draws on a lifetime’s worth of influences—and invites an all-star cast to sing along

Food & Drink

Atlanta’s Most In-Demand Burger

With good food and playful marketing, Pinky Cole started a movement that’s “bigger than burgers and fries.” Block-long lines quickly followed. Now, she’s taking it on the road


New Music from Lilly Hiatt

Hear “Candy Lunch” from the Nashville singer-songwriter’s forthcoming album, Walking Proof


Listen Now: Hailey Whitters, Nashville’s Next Big Star

The songwriter behind “Happy People” has plenty more hits up her sleeve—and her forthcoming album, The Dream, is ample proof


The Revivalists’ Music Guide to New Orleans

Vocalist David Shaw shares seven spots for a music lover’s Big Easy bucket list


New Music from Caleb Caudle

Listen to “Better Hurry Up,” the title track and debut single from the Winston-Salem songwriter’s newly announced album

Food & Drink

The Simple Joy of a Perfect Whole Roast Chicken

Sure, fried is always fantastic. But so is a whole roasted bird. Here, chef Andy Little of Nashville’s Josephine shares his tips for mouthwatering results every time


Charleston Locals’ Best-Kept Secrets

Seven Charlestonians share their favorite ways to spend time in the Holy City

Battle of the Bars

The Esso Club: A Clemson Tradition

A crash course in the long-beloved dive bar that’s #AllIn for the defending National Champions

23 Slideshow


The Best Southern Albums of 2019

A Nashville-by-way-of-England country-soul stunner, a scintillating take on modern bluegrass, and nineteen more of this year’s best releases


Christmas at the Carter Family Fold

For more than 40 years, the Virginia landmark has championed country music tradition with Saturday night concerts. At the holidays, they let Appalachia’s next generation of players take the stage


Meet Yola, the Breakout Star Behind the Country-Soul Album of the Year

The Grammy-nominated British singer on her Southern influences, the fire that changed her life, and her Nashville-born debut album