Willie Nelson

Wilile Nelson

Willie Nelson Says He's Done Smoking Weed

Willie Nelson has his own brand of weed, wrote a song and memoir called "Roll Me Up And Smoke Me When I Die," and has been arrested more than once for pot possession. But he says he's given up smoking it. Say what? The 86-year old tells Houston TV station KSAT that he's abused his lungs quite a bit...
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Looking Back: Farm Aid 2019

Rain makes it hard to plant seeds and plow the fields--and it also proved to be a major annoyance to music fans gathered at Alpine Valley Saturday for Farm Aid 2019. I never knew that so many varieties of cheap rain ponchos existed! Here are some more of my thoughts from a soggy day of music:...
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Farm Aid Returns to Wisconsin

For the first time since 2010, and for the second time in its history, Farm Aid will happen in Wisconsin. According to a release, Farm Aid’s annual music and food festival will return to the heart of dairy country on Saturday, Sept. 21, at Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin...
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Chris Cornell

LISTEN: Chris Cornell Sings Johnny Cash's "You Never Knew My Mind"

A newly released recording of Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell taking on Johnny Cash ’s “You Never Knew My Mind” is as heartbreaking and beautiful as expected.
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Johnny Cash

Watch Chris Cornell, Willie Nelson, More in Trailer for Johnny Cash's New Album

The name Johnny Cash is synonymous with “legend.” What do you do when presented with newly found written work from a legend? Turn those poems into songs for the upcoming album, ' Johnny Cash: Forever Words.'
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Musicians Jack White and Elton John

Two Fingers of Whiskey Played by Two Greats: Jack White and Elton John

Last night (6/6), The American Epic Sessions —the accompanying film to the Jack White-executive-produced documentary, American Epic —aired on PBS.
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Watch Elton John & Jack White in American Epic Trailer

Have you ever thought about how sound’s recorded? We may have just the thing for you. Jack White , Robert Redford , and T. Bone Burnett executive produced a three-part documentary, American Epic, all about America’s first attempts at recording music. (Is there anything Jack White can’t do?) As...
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