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.
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.
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.
Kacey Musgraves Goes Soft-Glam Equestrian at 2021 Met Gala [Pictures]
The 2020 Met Gala was canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, so stars went big in 2021.
Garth Brooks’ Dive Bar Tour Will Return in 2021
He'll still be on the road for fans to enjoy, despite the pandemic.
Dolly Parton Wins First Emmy Award for Netflix Christmas Movie
Parton won as an executive producer of the film 'Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square'.
Midland Kiss and Tell in ‘Sunrise Tells the Story’ [Listen]
This giddy morning-after track is rich with the imagery of a romantic night.
Sturgill Simpson Says ‘The Ballad of Dood and Juanita’ Will Be His Last Solo Album
The singer-songwriter says he’s directing his attention to collaborative projects.
Hear Sturgill Simpson and Willie Nelson’s New Collaboration, ‘Juanita’
"Juanita" is featured on Simpson's new concept album, 'The Ballad of Dood and Juanita'.
Brothers Osborne’s ‘I’m Not for Everyone’ Video Features Leslie Jordan’s Sweet Dance Moves [Watch]
The music video is an uplifting testament to celebrating individuality while also coming together.
Maren Morris ‘Lights Up’ the Crowd With New Stoner Anthem on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ [Watch]
“Let’s light up legally — from the purple hazy mountains, from sea to THC,” Morris' new stoner anthem concludes.