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.
Remembering Karen Dalton: A Musician On Her Own Terms
Although details about Karen Dalton’s life are difficult to come by, she had an unquestionable impact on the musical landscape of the 1960s and 70s.
‘I Wanted to Be Honest’ — H.C. McEntire Explores ‘Every Acre’ With New Album [INTERVIEW]
McEntire's latest album examines grief and loss through earnest, alt-country storytelling.
10 Great Albums You Might Have Missed in 2022
As the year draws to a close, it's the perfect time to explore these hidden gems.
Sturgill Simpson Joins Angel Olsen for New ‘Big Time’ Duet [LISTEN]
This surprise collaboration is a must-listen.
Margo Price Takes a Psychedelic Journey in ‘Been to the Mountain’ [WATCH]
The Americana star proclaims her past selves while looking toward the horizon in this mystical new track.
Rosa Hawkins, Singer of The Dixie Cups, Dies at 76
Hawkins was an original member of The Dixie Cups, who earned a No. 1 hit in 1964 with "Chapel of Love."
Waxahatchee Keeps Pushing Forward in New Single ‘Tomorrow’ [LISTEN]
The uplifting track is featured on the new soundtrack for the upcoming children's television series 'El Deafo.'
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.
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.
Brandi Carlile Says She Has Another Book in the Works
The announcement follows the release of both Carlile's recent memoir, 'Broken Horses', and a new album, 'In These Silent Days'.