Songs & Playlists


Song Premiere: Tommy Prine Sings “This Far South” Live at G&G

The title track from his soon-to-be-released debut album is also available today for streaming


Song Premiere: The Vegabonds Join Womz of Futurebirds to Cover “Kids”

The Southern artists put their spin on MGMT’s indie-rock classic

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A Very Southern Holiday Playlist

Heart-rocking tracks to make your spirits bright

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Listen Now: New Music from Jamestown Revival

The Texas folk-rock duo takes on the dust-filled frontier tales of Louis L’Amour

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Hear the Title Track from Soul Phenom Robert Finley’s Sharecropper’s Son

The 67-year-old Louisiana native makes up for lost time on his forthcoming Easy Eye Sound release


Listen Now: A Lost Song from Tony Joe White

A treasure trove of unreleased works from the late Louisiana songwriter will finally see the light of day on the Dan Auerbach–produced Smoke from the Chimney


Ashley Monroe’s Ode to Resilience

The Nashville singer-songwriter shares the video for the fearless “Til It Breaks” and opens up about her new album, Rosegold

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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


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”


Album Premiere: Allison Moorer’s Blood

An exclusive first listen of the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter’s deeply personal—and powerful—new album


The Ultimate Dolly Parton Playlist

In honor of the Opry’s Dolly Week, musicians recommend essential tracks by the Smoky Mountain Songbird


Album Premiere: Listen to the North Mississippi Allstars’ Up and Rolling

Mavis Staples, Jason Isbell, Cedric Burnside, and more join brothers Luther and Cody Dickinson on an album steeped in the pair’s Hill Country roots


G&G’s Mother’s Day Mixtape

A dozen-plus songs that make us think of Mom

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New Music for March 2019

Soundtrack spring with a powerhouse bluegrass troupe, pop’s next superstar, and previously unheard originals from Townes Van Zandt


A Soundtrack for Southern Love

Bandmates and husband-and-wife duo Drew and Ellie Holcomb build the perfect Valentine’s Day playlist by sharing the songs that scored their romance


New Music from Mandolin Orange

Preview a track from the North Carolina bluegrass duo’s hotly anticipated album Tides of a Teardrop, out early next year


Fifty Years of “Stand By Your Man”

The story behind one of the most misunderstood songs in country music history

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Five Questions with Lucero’s Ben Nichols

Plus: Hear “Long Way Back Home,” a new song from the Memphis band’s forthcoming album Among the Ghosts


Summer Soundtrack: What to Listen to This Weekend

Kick off the season with tunes from Amanda Shires, Curtis Harding, Rising Appalachia, and more


The Ultimate Willie Nelson Playlist

In honor of his eighty-fifth birthday, here are eighty-five of his unforgettable songs