Posts tagged "country music"

This Bluegrass Cover Of “Walk Like An Egyptian” Is Proof Dreams Do Come True

If I asked you, “What is something that instantly makes you happy, no matter how terrible you’re feeling?”, what would you say? A baby’s smile? Ryan Gosling’s torso? I would…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 6, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Flip Through Darling Magazine, Listen To Brandy Clark & Watch “Bates Motel”

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 23, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Country Star Jennifer Nettles On Knowing What You Want

“I think that we are so challenged as women to be everything, and do everything, and make it look easy. Also to speak our minds, but not be bitchy. All…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 4, 2014 - 11:40 am

RIP Society: Billy Ray Cyrus Just Recorded A “Hip Hop Version” of “Achy Breaky Heart”

Just in case you had high hopes for better country music in 2014, Larry King has some very troubling news for you. Let’s all hope Billy Ray’s hip hop rebrand…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 2, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Watch This: The Sad State Of Country Music In 2013

Listen, I love me some fun, thoughtless country party songs as much as the next girl (emphasis on the word “girl,” which is the closest thing to a name most…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 24, 2013 - 2:00 pm

The Latest Judd Family Drama Involves A GPS Tracking Device And A Mini Cooper

Looks like Ashley and Wynonna Judd are going through another sibling feud, and this one’s a doozy, even when compared to the last one, when Wynonna got married next door…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 16, 2013 - 11:40 am

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: Read Rob Delaney’s Memoir, Listen To Ashley Monroe & DIY Holiday Decor

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Miranda Lambert Addresses Weight Loss Rumors In True Miranda Lambert Fashion

“Though I NEVER care what the tabloids have to say about me… I wanted to address this certain story they are running this week and set the record straight. I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 26, 2013 - 11:40 am

Girl Talk: Desperately Seeking Country Stars

When I decided to move to Nashville, celebrity sightings were pretty high on my list of “new city perks,” ranking somewhere between “high concentration of cute banjo players” and “existence…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 19, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Playlist: The Most Underrated Songs We Love (Plus, Add Yours!)

This morning on my way into work, John Mayer’s “Assassin” came on my iTunes, and I said “Ugh, this song is so underrated.” Then I realized I said it out…

Katie Oldenburg | November 18, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Style Superlatives: The 2013 CMA Awards Red Carpet

Did you guys watch the CMA Awards last night? I didn’t get to see the actual show, although according to Katie, I didn’t miss much. But come on, the red carpet…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 7, 2013 - 2:00 pm

How To Convince Your Hipster Friends To Listen To Country Music

October is country music month — what better time to spread some love for a genre that’s adored by half the country and reviled by the other? Country music is…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 4, 2013 - 10:00 am

“Drunk History” Explores Some Dolly Parton Drama

Four of the things in life I love the most: Dolly Parton, Casey Wilson (RIP “Happy Endings”!), country music, and drunk people trying to explain things. Obviously the Nashville episode of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 22, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Watch “All-American Boy,” The First Music Video From Openly Gay Country Singer Steve Grand

Country music — as much as I love it — has never been a particularly liberal or diverse musical genre, which is why I’m so excited about Steve Grand and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 10, 2013 - 12:20 pm

10 Uniquely Awesome Things About Living In The South

My boyfriend Nick and I have lived in Tennessee for almost two months now. After spending most of our lives in the Pacific Northwest, we are total newbies to the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 10, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Watch Blake Shelton And Miranda Lambert’s Beautiful Acoustic Version Of “Over You,” Dedicated To Oklahoma Tornado Victims

On last night’s episode of “The Voice,” Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton opened the show with a staggeringly beautiful acoustic version of “Over You.” The couple, who live in Oklahoma,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 22, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Random Style Inspiration: The Grand Ole Opry

This past weekend Nick and I went to The Grand Ole Opry and it. was. awesome. The auditorium itself was beautiful, and I was blown away by performances by Rhonda…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 2, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Dixie Chick Natalie Maines Doesn’t Listen To Country Music Anymore

“People do look at it as an insult that I say I don’t listen to country music, which cracks me up. Music is a personal preference. Everyone’s free to connect…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 29, 2013 - 9:40 am

10 Life Lessons I’ve Learned From Country Music

I’m moving to Nashville in 10 days, so obviously I’ve been listening to a lot of country music. I’ve discussed the many merits of country before, but recently I’ve discovered how…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 3, 2013 - 9:00 am

Taylor Swift Is Writing A Song About Harry Styles Right Now

Taylor Swift and Harry Styles broke up, and you know what that means: Revenge. Single. And just in case you think we’re being melodramatic, check out the ominous tweet that Taylor…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 12, 2013 - 12:00 pm