Waylon Jennings’ Family to Release His Last Recordings

February 13 marked the tenth anniversary of Waylon Jennings’ death. In honor of his legacy, his family is releasing the songs Waylon recorded shortly before his death, reports the AP via the Seattle PI. At least eight of the 12 songs on the album, tentatively titled Goin’ Down Rockin’: The Final Recordings, were written by [...] Read More

Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson Part of SirusXM Celebrating Waylon Jennings Tribute Album

Hank Williams Jr., Jessi Colter, Shooter Jennings, Jamey Johnson, and Josh Thompson will all be a part of radio special set to air on SiriusXM’s Outlaw Country (Channel 60). Filmed in front of a live audience at the SiriusXM Music City Theatre in Nashville, the special features music from WAYLON: The Music Inside, a three-volume collection dedicated to Waylon Jenning’s music. Read [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: The Music Inside: A Collaboration Dedicated to Waylon Jennings, Volume II

The second in a series of three tributes to the outlaw country legend, The Music Inside: A Collaboration Dedicated to Waylon Jennings, Volume II brings together a diverse, all-star cast to honor one of music’s great icons. Spearheaded by Waylon’s widow Jessi Colter, son Shooter Jennings and guitarist Reggie Young, The Music Inside is a [...] Read More

Keith Urban Writes Song on Waylon’s Guitar

Starting today, you can get a deluxe edition of Keith Urban‘s album Get Closer on iTunes, which includes three new studio tracks and four live recordings from his “Love, Pain & the whole crazy thing” World Tour. This week, the track “Georgia Woods” from Get Closer is featured as the iTunes’ free download of the week. [...] Read More

Jessi Colter Names Top 5 Favorite Waylon Jennings Songs

Singer/songwriter Jessi Colter — and widow of country legend Waylon Jennings — is just one of the artists featured on the upcoming tribute album, The Music Inside: A Collaboration Dedicated to Waylong Jennings, released tomorrow, Feb. 8. Jessi sings the classic “Good Hearted Woman” with Sunny Sweeney. Also on the CD is an impressive roster of stars [...] Read More