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Friends and Fans Remember Singer Justin Townes Earle After Shocking Death

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Justin Townes Earle has passed away at the age of 38. The news of his passing was announced on his social media Sunday evening. No cause of death has been revealed.
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New Mural Honors Dolly Parton and Her Black Lives Matter Comments

A beautiful new mural paying tribute to Country singer, Tennessee native, and National treasure Dolly Parton has gone up outside of the famous ‘5 Spot’ in Nashville after voicing her opinions of the Black Lives Matter movement.
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Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Dolly Parton Make 'USA Today' List of the '100 Women of the Century'

In the “entertainment” section, the late Queen of Soul, the Cuban-American Pop singer and the Country superstar were picked alongside several other notable music artists, including Celia Cruz, Queen Latifah, Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone.
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The 10 Best Music Documentaries and Where You Can Watch Them

We look at the ten best music documentaries now available on Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, and Prime Video. Here’s what they are, and here’s where you can watch them.
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Dolly Parton Readies 'A Holly Dolly Christmas', Her First Holiday Album in Three Decades

The singer also recruited plenty of guest stars to help her get into the holiday spirit: Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus, Willie Nelson, Michael Bublé and Jimmy Fallon all lend their voices to ‘A Holly Dolly Christmas.’
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Why You'll Be Seeing More Music Videos in Your Facebook Feed

The social media giant is set to unveil hundreds of thousands of music videos this weekend. The move comes to challenge YouTube, which has had a stronghold as the space for music videos on the internet this year.
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The First Socially Distanced Indoor Concert in the UK Was 'Strange' and Not Sustainable

The first socially distanced indoor concert was held in the UK this past Tuesday presenting newfound challenges that have left organizers skeptical about the ability to hold similar shows in the future.
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Fighting for Their Future: How Independent Music Venues Survive the COVID-19 Pandemic

A conversation with several individuals involved with the National Independent Venue Association speak on how the COVID-19 pandemic as affected their staff and what it will take to keep their doors open in the future.
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Study Shows Playing a Musical Instrument Is Good for Your Mental Health

It could be the creative outlet, it could be the stress relief, most likely it’s just because making music is a whole lot of fun! A new study, meant to explore how learning an instrument can affect a person’s mood, has produced some positive results.
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New $10 Billion Plan Proposed to Save Live Music Venues Across the US

A new bill introduced by Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) aims to provide much needed relief to independent music venues. The Save Our Stages Act aims to help those affected by the COVID-19 shutdown.
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