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A Very Southern Holiday Playlist

Heart-rocking tracks to make your spirits bright

Food & Drink

A Playlist to Cook By

Southern food and drink, set to music. Break out the skillet and sing along


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


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


What We’re Listening To: Our April Playlist

A soulful soundtrack for spring

Arts & Culture

Have You Heard about Knoxville’s Big Ears?

Coming up this week: An avant-garde music festival you really can’t miss


Patsy Cline’s Lasting Legacy

From Winchester, Virginia, to worldwide acclaim: A look back at the velvet-voiced country music pioneer, fifty-five years after her death

The Manual of Southern Know-How

T Bone Burnett’s Smoking Southern Playlist

Let the Texas-born music legend get your soundtrack started with his ideal lineup


G&G November Playlist: Songs of Resilience

Artists ranging from Julien Baker and Margo Price to Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson populate this fall playlist, which celebrates the power of music in difficult times


Ten of Gregg Allman’s Must-Hear Performances

These lesser-known tracks showcase the gone-but-never-forgotten rocker’s place in Southern music history

First Listen

Fat Possum’s Blues Treasure Trove

A new collection of rare archival recordings of ten blues legends


G&G Playlist: Southerners Under Cover

Twenty tracks that celebrate the art of the cover song


Mardi Gras Playlist

Celebrate Fat Tuesday no matter where you are


Garden & Gun’s 2016 Holiday Playlist

Get ready to take a four-hour musical journey over the hills and through the woods of Christmas music


Summer’s Must-Hear Music

With all due respect to the annual “song of summer,” the season needs more than just one song


Pilgrimage Festival Playlist

If you still need persuading to attend, Franklin’s Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival organizers have put together a playlist to whet your appetite


Rising Stars’ Lesser-Known Hits: A Playlist

Under-the-radar tunes curated by the booking manager of Eddie’s Attic in Decatur, Georgia


Road Tunes Playlist

More than 50 songs to get you through your next road trip

The High & the Low

Songs of the South

A very subjective take on the ultimate Southern playlist