Bluegrass Legend Ralph Stanley Celebrates Birthday with Rare Nashville Performance

For most Nashvillians, last night was just another cold February evening. But for the lucky few packed inside the Station Inn, it was the chance to see bluegrass legend and Grand Ole Opry member Ralph Stanley celebrate his 87th birthday with a rare – and final – performance at the hallowed bluegrass venue. The concert [...] Read More

Ralph Stantley to Celebrate 87th Birthday with Station Inn Show

Ralph Stanley will celebrate his 87th birthday with a performance at Nashville’s Station Inn on Thursday, February 27. The show is part of his The Man of Constant Sorrow Tour: The Dr.’s Farewell Tour. Ralph’s band, The Clinch Mountain Boys, will accompany him. Ralph will turn 87 on February 25, a week after Rebel Records [...] Read More

Ralph Stanley & Son Team Up to Release Side By Side

Ralph Stanley and his son Ralph Stanley II have come together to create Side By Side, a collection of 14 new and traditional songs. Set for release on February 18, the album includes songs written by Ralph Stantey, A. P. Carter, Charlie Monroe, Albert Brumley and Ernest Tubb. Two of the musicians on the album, [...] Read More

Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill & More Featured on Civil War Tribute Album

Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Lee Ann Womack, Ralph Stanley, Jamey Johnson and more are featured on Divided & United, a two-disc tribute album of Civil War songs. The project celebrates the music that was vital to the history of America on the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. The album will be released [...] Read More

Country Stars Head to the GRAMMY Awards on Sunday

Several country stars are in Los Angeles this weekend for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Besides being nominated, several artists will take part in the all-genre show as performers and presenters. The GRAMMYs will air live from the Staples Center on Sunday, February 12 at 8/7 CT on CBS. LL Cool J will serve as [...] Read More