Something to be thankful for this (and every) Thanksgiving: that country music gave us musicians like Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson. A bonus? The time those two icons performed together for a 1983 TV special that also featured Kris Kristofferson and Brenda Lee, both of whom had appeared alongside Parton and Nelson on a 1982......
The final episodes of Laura Jane Grace's web series True Trans have arrived on AOL, capping off the Against Me! singer's examination of her own transition alongside the numerous issues facing those in the transgender community. Since the series began in October, Grace has tackled issues like gender dysphoria, the difficulties of coming out......
In September, EDM pioneers Skrillex and Diplo shared "Take Ü There," the first track from their collaborative venture Jack Ü. On Tuesday, the duo finally unveiled the music video for the cut featuring lead vocals by Kiesza. Directed by Kyle dePinna, Dillon Moore and Daniel Streit, "Take Ü There," is a riveting,......
Nashville songstress Heidi Feek has no problem wearing her influences on her satin sleeves. "I naturally [gravitate] towards anything that has to do with cowboys or James Bond," she tells Rolling Stone Country. "You really can't go wrong with those two things." Related: Watch Jake Owen's Sobering New Video For Feek, it......
In April 2012, it was reported that Taylor Swift was in talks to portray folk legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Joni Mitchell in the big-screen adaptation of Girls Like Us, a book that focuses on the impact of Mitchell, Carol King and Carly Simon. As recently as October 2012, Swift......
The last words anyone wants to hear before they visit a theme park populated by dinosaurs is: "If something chases you: Run!" It's a statement that promises all sorts of prehistoric mayhem, and the first trailer for Jurassic World delivers just that in full. Amongst the numerous monsters teased in the clip......
By now, Jake Owen has explained many times why he felt compelled to record Travis Meadows' moving ballad, "What We Ain't Got": The tune, warning about a grass-is-greener mentality, connected with Owen on a personal, visceral level. But when it came time to film a video for his current single, the singer......
HBO is readying a documentary that will take a penetrating look at the Church of Scientology and its influence in Hollywood. Going Clear, based on Lawrence Wright's book Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief, is expected to air on the network in 2015, according to the Hollywood Reporter,......
"This is what it feels like when you feel like you can't go any lower. I understand the anger, but I'm sad. The way this is going to be told, is these people will seem crazy. That's the way the narrative will go. But these people are worse than crazy,......
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the first fully authorized documentary about the late Nirvana frontman, will see release on HBO in 2015. The film is the first to be made with the cooperation of Cobain's family, and was written, directed and produced by Oscar-nominee Brett Morgen (On the Ropes, Crossfire Hurricane). Morgen and......
You take the good, you take the bad, you take the rest and there you have last night's installment of Monday Night Raw. With the Authority finally usurped, fans got some much-needed relief from HHH and Stephanie's omnipresence (at least after the opening segment) and were rewarded for their patience with......
Sam Hunt's not one to try and prove anything, and in his debut Letterman performance Monday night, he certainly wasn't trying to prove the case that he is or isn’t country — going guitar-free in a white button-down with a few lines carved into his brow, the football star turned......
Jennifer Aniston and Lisa Kudrow went head to head in a battle of words on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night — not Scrabble, Boggle or even Words with Friends (get it?), but rather Kimmel's classic game-show bit "Celebrity Curse-Off." Kudrow and Aniston proved to be formidable opponents, unleashing some truly foul......
Innovative experimental rockers the Pop Group will release their first album in 35 years on February 25th when they unveil Citizen Zombie. While the Pop Group's four principal members – lyricist/singer Mark Edwards, guitarist Gareth Sager, bassist Dan Catsis and drummer Bruce Smith – reunited in 2010 after splitting up in 1981,......
Jack White keeps it in the family on the B-side of his new "Would You Fight for My Love" 7-inch, covering "Parallel," a track by fellow Dead Weather and Raconteurs member Dean Fertita. Cut with shimmering pedal steel, twinkling mandolin and White's own furious guitar playing, this version of "Parallel" fits in with the blown-out......
As protestors took to the streets in Ferguson, Missouri, after a grand jury revealed they would not pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, many artists reacted to the news via Twitter, and some musicians took part in the protests. Rapper Killer Mike, who was scheduled......
Sara Evans' "Put My Heart Down" is changing things up. First of all, it's an uptempo breakup song — a bit of a rarity in country music. Furthermore, its narrator is extremely level-headed and — without blaming her soon-to-be-ex for lying, cheating or any other crimes of the heart —......
Monty Python's "Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life," the jaunty singalong that first appeared in the comedy troupe's 1979 film The Life of Brian, has long been a staple at funerals for its optimistic tone, bubbly melody and lyrics about one's own demise. But in a new survey of funeral directors, the......
"Nothing brings me more joy than seeing a person adopt a shelter dog," Miranda Lambert told Rolling Stone Country earlier this month. "The looks on both of their faces — the dog and the person — when you see that match happen, it just brings me so much joy." So, despite......
After months of speculation, Rachel McAdams has landed the hotly tipped role of Sheriff Ani Bezzerides on the second season of True Detective. McAdams, best known for her starring roles in The Notebook and Mean Girls, joins previously announced stars Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell and Taylor Kitsch on author Nic Pizzolatto's......