Elvis Costello

Johnny Cash Auction Nets More Than $700,000
Johnny Cash will forever be known as the Man in Black, but a recent auction of the iconic entertainer's memorabilia has organizers seeing a lot more green than initially expected. The sale, held by Julien's Auctions on December 5, took in more than $700,000...
Jim Lauderdale Honored With SESAC Inspiration Award
His lengthy list of writing credits includes songs cut by George Strait, the Dixie Chicks, Lucinda Williams, Blake Shelton, Elvis Costello and Jack Ingram, covering genres from bluegrass to country to a little bit of rock 'n' roll, yet Jim Lauderdale still has the humility of a brand-new s…
John Carter Cash Reveals ‘The Family Secret’
John Carter Cash makes no bones about the fact that although he enjoys performing, working in the studio is his true passion.
While many have likely heard the music to come out of Cabin Cash Studio in Hendersonville, Tenn. -- which Johnny Cash built on his property north of Nashville in 1978 and wher…
Acclaimed Session Musician Larry Knechtel Dies at 69
Larry Knechtel, a one-time collaborator of Elvis Presley's and an accomplished sideman in both the rock and country worlds, died Thursday, Aug. 20 at the age of 69. Knechtel, who won a 1970 Grammy award for his arrangement of Simon and Garfunkel's enduring 'Bridge Over Troubled Water,' succumbed to …
OurStage Snapshot: Wendy Newcomer
Sounds Like: The timeless country sounds of Loretta Lynn or Patty Loveless
Influenced By: Emmylou Harris, Elvis Costello and Willie Nelson
Why She's Blowing Up OurStage: At Merlefest, the annual Americana music festival in North Carolina, Wendy's song 'Runaround' received a Chris…
Gone Country: Elvis Costello
For those who didn't notice the pedal steel on 'My Aim Is True,' Costello first revealed his country-lovin' side with 'Stranger in the House,' which he later recorded with George Jones. In 1981, the New Waver teamed up in Nashville with legendary producer Billy Sherrill…