Eric Church, Zac Brown & the Increasingly Blurred Lines Between Rock & CountryToday's rock charts showcase folk, indie, and electronic sounds, while in country, artists like Church, Brown, and Jason Aldean are aiming for a louder, more guitar-driven sound. Is this the future of the format?
RIP Chris Ethridge, Bassist With Flying Burrito Brothers, Willie NelsonThe music world lost another key player yesterday. Chris Ethridge, songwriter and bassist with country-rock pioneers the Flying Burrito Brothers, longtime session musician, and a member of Willie Nelson's band, passed away. He was 65.
RIP Levon Helm of The BandLevon Helm, drummer and vocalist of country-rooted rock group The Band and occasional actor (Coal Miner's Daughter), lost his decade-long battle with cancer today at the age of 71.
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