- Program allows Wakulla inmates to perform in musical choir Updated: Jul-26-15 9:49 am
CRAWFORDVILLE, Florida - Inmates stomped their feet and clapped along to Johnny Cash's "Folsom Prison Blues" recently at Wakulla Correctional Institution, with raucous whooping and hollering. The music, however, wasn't coming from a six-string wielding rock star with a southern growl but rather the elegantly-harmonized voices of inmates.
- Songwriter, music producer 'Buddy' Buie dies in Alabama Updated: Jul-19-15 7:10 pm
ATLANTA - Perry "Buddy" Buie, a songwriter and producer who helped form the Atlanta Rhythm Section and then fuel its success with the lyrics he wrote for the band, has died. He was 74.
- Indianapolis Motor Speedway could host more concerts Updated: Jul-13-15 8:33 am
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Motor Speedway would like to expand concert offerings after the Rolling Stones played a successful Fourth of July show at the race track that drew tens of thousands of fans, race track President Doug Boles said.
- Country music acts quietly abandon Confederate flag Updated: Jul-09-15 6:44 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Confederate flag was once a familiar symbol in country music, representing the rural South and the renegade spirit of artists such as David Allan Coe and Hank Williams Jr.