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NBC Is Making Two Or More Dolly Parton Movies

Dolly Parton has signed a development deal with NBC for a series of stand-alone television movies based on her “songs, stories, and inspiring life,” according to Deadline. How many movies could that be? At least two but maybe … just maybe … three? Or ten?! Who knows! Earlier this year, Parton said in an interviewMore »

By: James Rettig / January 16, 2015 - 2:43 pm

Dolly Parton Won Glastonbury With This “Yakety Sax” Cover

To be clear: Dolly Parton won Glastonbury simply by showing up. The 68-year-old country music legend is not the type to show up at every festival every summer, but she blessed the UK’s biggest one with her presence this past weekend. She also figured out a way to pay tribute to her host country i… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 1, 2014 - 8:39 am

Watch Glastonbury 2014 Performances From Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Jack White, Disclosure, Haim, & More

Glastonbury, the world’s biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of all the performances from the legendary Somerset extravaganza. Below you can watch professionally shot footage of songs from Lana Del Rey, Arcade Fire, Haim, Metallica, MGMT, Parquet Courts, Chvrches, Interpol,… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / June 28, 2014 - 2:33 pm

Preview John C. Reilly’s Third Man Singles (Feat. Tom Brosseau & Becky Stark)

Chest Rockwell is releasing a couple of singles on Third Man. Considering that Third Man label boss had a quick cameo as Elvis in Walk Hard, it’s not too huge of a surprise that the Walk Hard star, longtime Hollywood character actor, and general funny motherfucker John C. Reilly has linked with him to release… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 21, 2011 - 9:05 am

My Morning Jacket & Neko Case Cover “Islands In The Stream”

As part of the encore to their Pittsburgh show at Stage AE last night, MMJ brought opener Neko Case onstage to duet with Jim James on “Islands In The Stream.” The treacly Bee Gees-penned tune was originally intended for Marvin Gaye, but instead became a #1 hit for Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton in ’83. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / August 11, 2011 - 1:34 pm

Supergrass, Magic Numbers Play “Guilty Pleasures”

Earlier this month, Supergrass, Magic Numbers, Kelly Osbourne, KT Tunstall, the Feeling, Craig David, and others, extended the UK’s “Guilty Pleasures” radio show and parties to an ITV program about musical, yes, guilty pleasures. Osbourne played “Total Eclipse Of The Heart,” Tunstall did John Farnham’s “You’re The Voice,” David took on Terence Trent D’Arby’s “If… More »

By: brandon / March 20, 2008 - 10:10 am