Behind the Song: Dustin Lynch, “Cowboys and Angels”

Written by: Dustin Lynch, Josh Leo, Tim NicholsRecorded by: Dustin LynchPeak Chart Position:No. 8 Billboard Country When and where did you write “Cowboys and Angels?” Anything in particular about the vibe or your frame of mind while writing it? Two years...

The Story Behind the Song: Phillip Phillips, “Home”

(Left to right: Phillip Phillips, Greg Holden, Drew Pearson)How Did They Write That?Phillip Phillips, “Home”Written by: Drew Pearson & Greg HoldenRecorded by: Phillip PhillipsPeak Chart Position: No. 7 Billboard Hot 100, No. 1 Adult Pop & Triple AWhat is a...

Behind the Song: Little Big Town, “Pontoon”

Written by: Barry Dean, Natalie Hemby, Luke Laird Recorded by: Little Big Town Peak Chart Position: No. 1 Billboard CountryWhat's a typical day like in the life of Barry Dean? Dean: They're probably like most people -- busy, I have four...

Song of the Day: Marc Broussard, “Godspeed (Sweet Dreams)”

Sometimes, when you’ve been gone from home for so long, you start to die a little. There are phases to it. The last phase is numbness and that’s when it’s time to put on "Godspeed" and try to feel something again.

Black & Gold: The Two Sides of Lynda Kay

A previously unheard duet with Motorhead’s Lemmy, a recurring role on Amazon’s Goliath and a love of big production‘60s pop and classic country fuels her latest release, Black & Gold.

Music Supervisor Spotlight: A Q&A with Aaron Mercer

Aaron Mercer serves as Co-Head of Music Supervision for music and culture agency Premier Music Group.  Aaron is an award-winning and sought-after music supervisor and licensing expert based in Nashville, with 20...

Semisonic Success Story: An Interview With Dan Wilson

Dan Wilson's band Semisonic may have gone on hiatus, but the man behind "Closing Time" has never stopped writing. Instead, he's become the king of the co-write, working with artists as diverse as Dixie Chicks, Weezer, Keith Urban, Josh...

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Billy Joel Announces Live Sirius XM Concert for December

SiriusXM announced that legendary musician Billy Joel will sit down for a special SiriusXM event at the Faena Theater in Miami Beach, on Thursday, December 5....

Frank Black, Iggy Pop Celebrate Mose Allison with “Numbers on Paper”

Today, on Mose Allison's birthday, Fat Possum Records releases two newly-recorded Allison tracks from IF YOU’RE GOING TO  THE CITY:  A Tribute To Mose Allison, out November 29.