Food & Drink

Coming Soon: Huntsville’s New Amphitheater

With plans for a year-round culinary village and the backing of Ben Lovett of Mumford & Sons, the 8,000-capacity venue is slated to open in spring 2022


A New Southern Album for Right Now

Mississippi’s Jimbo Mathus reconnects with his buddy Andrew Bird to make Southern sounds with soul


Amy Ray’s Ode to a Very Good Dog

The Georgia songwriter shares “Muscadine,” a song inspired by a well-loved, steadfast canine

First Listen

Song Premiere: Aaron Lee Tasjan Stays True to Himself

Ahead of his new album, Tasjan! Tasjan! Tasjan!, the eclectic Nashville showman shares “Not That Bad,” a glittering reflection on coping with self-doubt


Julien Baker’s Dark Magic

The fearless songwriter embraces a bigger sound and pulls no punches on her exhilarating third album

Our Kind of Place

In Praise of a North Carolina Musical Haven

The front man of the Grammy-nominated Hiss Golden Messenger on finding a stage—and a whole lot more—at NorthStar Church of the Arts


Listen Now: New Music from Lydia Luce

A classically trained, go-to strings player in Nashville, Lydia Luce looks inward on her dynamic new single, “All the Time”

First Listen

Lucero Says It’s Going to Be Okay

Hear “When You Found Me,” the title track from the Memphis band’s forthcoming album—and a favorite lullaby for lead singer Ben Nichols’s four-year-old daughter


Rocking the White House

Jimmy Carter, the Allman Brothers, and the power of music take center stage in new documentary


Song Premiere: New Music from the Wild Feathers

The Nashville-based band returns with a track about focusing on what’s important

First Listen

Listen Now: New Music from Lera Lynn

The Nashville-based, Georgia-raised songwriter does things her way with On My Own


Album Premiere: Tanya Tucker’s Live from the Troubadour

The country pioneer follows up her Grammy-winning return with a new album that’s the next best thing to seeing her onstage


To Aubrie Sellers, Country Has Many Meanings

A featured artist on Spotify’s Indigo playlist, the Nashville native reflects on her musical upbringing, the heart of the genre, and forging her own path


A New Era for Marcus King

2020 brought introspection and a fresh sound for the eclectic rock-and-roller, featured on Spotify’s Indigo playlist


Back Home in Georgia with Songwriter Brent Cobb

How the Grammy-nominated songwriter follows his own country beat

Arts & Culture

The Never-Ending Education of Reba McEntire

Catching up with the country music icon about her Oklahoma roots, thirty years of “Fancy,” and her new podcast, Living and Learning


Don’t Put Paul Cauthen in a Box

A featured artist on Spotify’s Indigo playlist, the East Texas troubadour leans into a boundary-pushing sound


Album Premiere: Waylon Payne’s Long-Awaited Return

Sixteen years and a world of tumult after his first release, a son of country royalty brings his own unique voice to an album steeped in redemption


Chef Bryant Terry’s Songs to Savor

The Memphis-born, California-based chef cooks up the perfect late-summer playlist


New Music from Molly Tuttle

The twenty-seven-year-old bluegrass phenom continues to push boundaries with her new album of inventive covers. Watch the video for her take on FKA Twigs’s “Mirrored Heart”