By George Varga The San Diego Union-Tribune 8:16 A.M. JAN. 30, 2013 Will Zooey Deschanel sing a Loretta Lynn classic at SDSU this summer? We’ll find out when Deschanel, the star of the hit TV series, “New Girl,” performs here June 21 at the SDSU Open Air Theatre as half of She & Him, her […]
Coal Miner’s Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn
Kelly Dearmore – DallasObserver Loretta Lynn keeps it rather simple when summing her progression from childhood cabin in Butcher Hollow, Kentucky to the illustrious Winspear Opera House, where she performs Sunday night. “It really has been an interesting journey. It’s a hard story to believe, but it really is interesting.” Recently removed from not only […]
VH1’s Behind The Music caught up with The Coal Miner’s Daughter for their new episode featuring country star Miranda Lambert. Tune in to find out what Loretta said about her friend Miranda. The episode premieres on July 13th at 10:00 PM ET only on VH1! more!
By Rick Moore – American Songwriter Columbia Nashville Rating: For half a century Loretta Lynn has been one of the queens of country music, and when she started writing her own material a few years after she was signed, she (and Dolly Parton) broke the doors down for women who wanted to write what they […]
Listen to the interview from NPR’s Fresh Air In 1960, while leaning up against an old toilet, country star Loretta Lynn wrote her first song, “I’m a Honky Tonk Girl,” in just 20 minutes on a $17 guitar her husband had bought her as an anniversary present. At the time, Lynn was 24. She had […]