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Jason Isbell, John Prine, Tyler Childers & More Win 2018 Americana Awards [Full List]

Jason Isbell, John Prine, Tyler Childers & More Win 2018 Americana Awards [Full List]

The 2018 Americana Honors & Awards ceremony was held on Sept. 12 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The star-studded event, which was hosted by the Milk Carton Kids, featured performances by Rosanne Cash, John Prine, Robert Earl Keen, Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell, Margo Price and more. Jason Isbell was the night’s big winner, earning three awards…MORE

John Prine, Sturgill Simpson, Amanda Shires, Marty Stuart & More Win 2017 Americana Awards

John Prine, Sturgill Simpson, Amanda Shires, Marty Stuart & More Win 2017 Americana Awards

The 2017 Americana Honors & Awards were held tonight (Sept. 13) at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. The ceremony is the centerpiece of Nashville’s Americana Fest (Sept. 12–17), which features almost 300 artists performing at different venues throughout Nashville. During tonight’s ceremony, Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Van Morrison (Songwriter), Iris Dement (Trailblazer), Robert Cray (Performance),…MORE

Why Corporate America’s mountain of debt matters

The next recession, whenever it arrives, could be deepened by Corporate America’s debt-riddled balance sheet. Encouraged by insanely low interest rates, US businesses have taken on record amounts of debt that funded hiring, acquisitions and generous rewards to shareholders. That borrowing doesn’t seem to matter much now because the economy is strong, and companies are…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ finale recap: Ashes to ashes

Some say the world will end in fire. / Some say in ice. And so, our song of ice and fire ends as we all said it would: In extended council meetings and elective monarchy! Congratulations to anyone who correctly called King Bran in their “Game of Thrones” office pool. You definitely earned that Starbucks…MORE

Ruling turns up pressure for FDA to strictly regulate e-cigarettes

Some politicians and pediatricians have urged the US Food and Drug Administration to take strong, swift action on the growing use of e-cigarettes among America’s youth, but the latest move comes from a federal judge who ordered the agency to speed up its review of thousands of vaping products now on the market. Wednesday’s ruling…MORE

Jeff Sessions on Mueller report: ‘Time to accept the results’ and move on

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Wednesday that the Justice Department’s handling of the special counsel’s Russia investigation “deserves respect” and that it’s time for the country to move on. “The process was followed and a decision has now been rendered, and I think it deserves respect,” he said at Amherst College in Massachusetts Wednesday…MORE

Dan + Shay Crash Disney Wedding [VIDEO]

Dan + Shay Crash Disney Wedding [VIDEO]

Could there be anything more magical on your special day, other than getting married at Walt Disney World, the most magical place on Earth? Well, maybe…if Dan + Shay decide to crash your wedding!MORE