| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:33 PM
"Judy [Ogle] and I have been best friends since we were like in the third and fourth grade," Parton tells ABC's "Nightline" in an interview airing Monday (Nov. 26)....
| Nov 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Dolly Parton answered a series of rapid fire questions during her appearance on "Live with Kelly and Michael," proving she can go toe-to-toe with the best of them....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:19 AM
“You better get out of the Turtle Pond! You’re not allowed to swim there, and if you continue my dad’s going to make you get out!” Erica yelled from the doorway of her house at the swimmers in the man-made pond at the center of...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:12 AM
"The Revenge of Vera Gemini,” by Blue Oyster Cult, is the last song of side A on their 1976 album, Agents of Fortune. It was a good year for BOC. Agents of Fortune contained the hit song “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper,” which almost...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Here are this weeks Mixtape winners!
1.) Billy Joel- My Life
2.) Jim Croce- LeRoy Brown
3.) Elton John- The Bitch is Back
4.) Chicago- Saturday in the Park
5.) Paul Simon- You Can Call Me AL
2.) Steve Romero1.)...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Kitty Wells, the long-reigning “Queen of Country Music” and the first woman to reach No. 1 on the country chart with her attitude-changing hit “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels,” died Monday at age 92 of complications...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Whether you're taking in the grandeur to the great Smoky Mountains or the thrills of nearby Dollywood, MountainLoft resort in Gatlinburg, Tenn. is the perfect place to enjoy a country getaway.
The resort is nestled into the woodland mountainside...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Sneakers, drugs and everyday life. That's what Tracy Newman's albums are made of.
"I usually mention tennis shoes and some kind of drug in my CDs," she said. "I was dating a guy whose tennis shoes were all over the place and I was always tripping on...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Janet Beveridge Bean and Catherine Irwin have been singing together for most of their two-decade friendship, which is inextricably intertwined with their musical partnership as country-crooning duo Freakwater. Local label Thrill Jockey recently reissued...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A sampling of how it works for a rock 'n' roll band in middle age:
The bass player and drummer drive in for rehearsal from the suburbs where one of them is an interfaith counselor and the other, for a time, operated a fresh-bread franchise.
| Jan 15, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Jan. 23, 8 p.m., $6, Cafe Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com.
New Haven is a great town to be a musician. We have a number of live-music friendly establishments of varying size that often host all-local bills or...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:51 AM
With Thanksgiving behind us, it's official -- the holiday season has begun.
And that means it's now fully appropriate to break out the Christmas music, something we at Pop & Hiss can admit we began inappropriately doing a few weeks ago. Check out...