Olivia Ladd is a freelance writer in Nashville who can be found podcasting, hanging at live shows or searching for the perfect cup of coffee.
Flatt & Scruggs: An Essential Part of the Grand Ole Opry’s Legacy
From the Opry stage to an early morning show on WSM to syndicated television, Flatt, Scruggs and The Foggy Mountain Boys were an integral part of the country music entity.
Garth Brooks at Neyland Stadium: 5 Ways He Earned His CMA Entertainer of the Year Title
From "Friends in Low Places" to "Rocky Top" ...
Carrie Underwood Is Ready to Host a ‘Heartfelt’ 2019 CMA Awards
"A lot of fringe ... a lot of rhinestones ..."
Master Songwriters Boudleaux + Felice Bryant Celebrated With New Country Music Hall of Fam…
See inside the new Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit honoring Nashville's first career songwriters.
Interview: Vince Gill Sticks Up for the Underdog on New Album ‘Okie’
Vince Gill may just be the most tenderhearted patriarch in country music.
Ken Burns Explains How He Kept ‘Country Music’ Documentary Evergreen
"History is about the perspective that the passage of time permits you to have ..."
Peek Inside Brooks and Dunn’s ‘Kings of Neon’ Exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame
"It was really mind-boggling to see that in one place," Kix Brooks says of the exhibit.
Filmmaker Ken Burns: Country Music ‘Is Not Just One Thing, and It Never Was’
"You can’t proclaim an orthodox or say it is only one thing. I think that’s a good story..."