Miranda Lambert and More Pay Tribute to Loretta Lynn in New Film

Sissy Spacek — who won on Oscar for her portrayal of Lynn in the 1980 movie film adaptation of her best-selling autobiography, Coal Miner’s Daughter — also lends her observations to the documentary, along with Reba McEntire, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood, Willie Nelson and Lynn herself. Read More: Miranda Lambert Pays Tribute to Loretta Lynn in Documentary | http://tasteofcountry.com/miranda-lambert-loretta-lynn-still-a-mountain-girl-documentary/?trackback=tsmclip  

Miranda Lambert Pays Tribute to Loretta Lynn in Documentary

It’s no secret that Miranda Lambert is a huge Loretta Lynn fan, and she’s one of several stars who participated in an upcoming documentary titled American Masters – Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl, which is set to air on PBS.

Posted in News on February 4th, 2016

Loretta Lynn, Bonnie Raitt and Lucinda Williams and Are Rocking On and On

‘‘As long as I’m on this earth,’’ she said recently, ‘‘I will try to be on top somewhere.’’ – Loretta Lynn  

Bonnie Raitt, Lucinda Williams and Loretta Lynn Are Rocking On and On

The music industry may worship youth, but according to Bonnie Raitt, ”in the fringe of the business, ageism isn’t as much of a thing.” Both Raitt, 66, who has a new record, ”Dig in Deep,” out this month, and Lucinda Williams, 63, have remained prolific, to critical acclaim, since they rose to fame in the ’80s.

Posted in News on February 4th, 2016

Listen to Loretta Lynn’s “Who’s Gonna Miss Me?,” From New Album Full Circle

Country legend is back with new LP featuring Willie Nelson & Elvis Costello

By  Evan Minsker  on February 3, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. EST

Listen to Loretta Lynn’s “Who’s Gonna Miss Me?,” From New Album Full Circle

Loretta Lynn is getting ready to release her first new LP since the Jack White-produced 2004 album Van Lear Rose . Full Circle is out March 4 via Legacy Recordings. It was produced by Patsy Lynn Russell and John Carter Cash and recorded at Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee.

Posted in News on February 3rd, 2016

Loretta Lynn to Play SXSW 2016

Make sure you catch Loretta Lynn at SXSW!

Loretta Lynn to Play SXSW 2016

SXSW has revealed the lineup for the music portion of the annual festival, and among the acts set to take the stages is country icon Loretta Lynn. In addition to Lynn, Whitney Rose, Bobby Bare Jr., Lydia Loveless, Corb Lund and 8 Ball Aitken are among the country, folk, Americana, bluegrass and alt-country acts scheduled to perform at SXSW 2016.

Posted in News on January 15th, 2016

Hear Loretta Lynn, Elvis Costello Duet on ‘Everything It Takes’ – Rolling Stone

Hear Loretta Lynn, Elvis Costello Duet on ‘Everything It Takes’

Loretta Lynn’s upcoming album, Full Circle , finds her revisiting some of her biggest hits and debuting a few fresh numbers. One new composition is “Everything It Takes,” a light, folky country song that she tells Rolling Stone is a “woman song – something more for a woman.”

Posted in News on January 14th, 2016

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