This style mixes elements of folk music with often wryly humorous lyrics, echoes of the poetry of lonesome cowboys. Universally sung to guitar accompaniment, modern country tends to be about the simple things of life such as love, work, and families. Drinking, cars and trucks also figure heavily in country lyrics. Popular artists include Garth Brooks, Johnny Cash, and Dolly Parton. Subgenres and related styles include rockabilly, bluegrass, and country-rock.
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About.com: Country Music
Includes album/concert reviews, contests and a directory.
British Country Music
News and information about UK bands, artists and events. Includes a noticeboard, e-pals section, canned radio and song clips.
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Collection of historical costumes, memorabilia, instruments, photographs, manuscripts and other objects tell the story of country music. Includes hours, admission rates, directions and contact details. Located in Nashville, Tennessee.
Country Music News
Dedicated to offering stories and features not offered in other trade papers and publications. Includes headlines and editorials.
Country Music Travel
Travel agency for country music fans, offering themed vacations. Includes available packages and contact information.
Offers an online events calendar, CD release dates and links.
Great American Country
Network airing country music videos. Includes a playlist, news and artist biographies.
Keepin' It Country
Links to artists, dancing and e-zines.
My Kind Of Country
Yesterday's legends to the newest up and coming country singers and songwriters. Reviews, profiles, audio samples, videos, commentaries and news.
Thanks for the Music
Country music news for the country music enthusiast. Artist profiles, concert and event photos and reviews, charity and benefit event coverage, new artist and new album news.
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