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Oscar-Nominated Glen Campbell Doc Coming To CNN

Later this year, CNN will air Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me, the documentary about the country music star that focuses on his career and his struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Earlier this month, the film won a Grammy for its theme song, "I'm Not Gonna Miss You," and it's nominated for an Oscar for Best… More »

By: James Rettig / February 22, 2015

Tegan And Sara, The Lonely Island, John Legend, Common Nominated For Oscars

As I'm writing this, the Oscar nominees are coming out and hitting the newswire, and the big story seems to be Selma getting shut out from many of the major categories. But this is a music site, so we'll focus on what's happening musically. In the always-contentious Best Original Song category, the Oscar voters are… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 15, 2015

Glen Campbell – “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” Video

After country music star Glen Campbell's Alzheimer's diagnosis a few years ago, he decided to release one last album (which ended up being split into two) and do one last tour. Now, he's released his last song, which was specifically recorded for his upcoming documentary, Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me, out later this month, that… More »

By: James Rettig / October 11, 2014

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

After last week's explosion of awesome, this week couldn't help but feel something like a letdown in the music-video department. But there was still definitely some heat, especially in our pick for the week's best video, one of the most beguilingly strange and inexplicable clips of the year. Weird anomaly: All five of thi… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 15, 2012

Glen Campbell – “A Better Place” Video (Feat. Josh Homme)

After he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's last year, the country music legend Glen Campbell decided to give one last album and tour. The album was Ghosts On The Canvas, and its final single is "A Better Place," a heartrending song about a life well lived. Campbell intends for its video to be his last one. More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 13, 2012

Win A Signed Glen Campbell Fender Squier

Glen Campbell's step-out on the Grammys last weekend was deemed one of the Least Boring Moments of the show, where the retiring singer took the stage with swagger and lifted what could have been a sappy moment into a highlight. Earlier this month, Campbell re-released Meet Glen Campbell in a deluxe edition, featuring new… More »

By: Corban Goble / February 15, 2012

The 10 Least Boring Moments From The 2012 Grammys

Barely 24 hours before this year's Grammy Awards ceremony began, Whitney Houston, a woman who'd once seemed like a cyborg engineered to win as many Grammys as possible, was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel room. Houston was exactly the sort of artist who the Grammys are built to honor -- enormously talented,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 13, 2012

Grammys 2012 Comment Party!!

It's the 2012 Grammys! The Stereogum crew is over at my house, there may or may not be pizza and beer involved, and on the off chance you are experiencing something similar at yours, we have decided to put up a post for us all to congregate and talk shit about Adam Levine. This year'… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 12, 2012

Glen Campbell Covers Green Day

You read that correctly. Country Music Hall of Famer, "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Gentle On My Mind" crooner, True Grit actor, ex-host of The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, mugshot grad, and all-around music legend Glen Campbell has himself a contemporary covers collection. It goes without saying that this feels very much like a bid for… More »

By: brandon / July 23, 2008