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.
Lavender Country Announce First Album in 40 Years, Share Updated ‘I Can’t Shake the Stranger Out of You’
'Blackberry Rose and Other Songs and Sorrows' comes out via Don Giovanni Records on Feb. 18.
Jason Isbell, Margo Price and More Join Wilco for Star-Studded ACL Performance [WATCH]
This performance will blow you away.
Allison Russell, Old Crow Medicine Show and More Added to MerleFest 2022 Lineup
The artists join an already impressive lineup that features Emmylou Harris, Rissi Palmer, Greensky Bluegrass, Jim Lauderdale, and more.
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.'
Sarah Shook & the Disarmers Start Fresh in New Video for ‘No Mistakes’ [WATCH]
Their new video highlights the happiest and healthiest parts of a blossoming relationship.
Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno Ask for Aid and Understanding in ‘Sanctuary Song’ [LISTEN]
The stripped-down track offers both an entreaty for understanding and a call to action for the plight of those seeking sanctuary in the United States.
Valerie June Releases an Intimate, Cosmic Acoustic Version of ‘You and I’
The new version loses the original's drum machines, but keeps the song's lush vocal harmonizations and sense of empathy intact.
Emmylou Harris, Greensky Bluegrass, Rissi Palmer and More to Play Merlefest 2022
An impressive mix of artists has been announced for the North Carolina festival, set for this April.
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.