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Former Civil Wars Singer Joy Williams Annouces Solo Album, Shares Lead Single [LISTEN]

The indie world was crushed in August when The Civil Wars disbanded. The news came a few years after the duo of John Paul White and Joy Williams went on hiatus, making the breakup official and killing hopes of a new album. It may not be The Civil ...

New Year's Day 2015 Hangover Playlist: Beck, Iron & Wine, John Mayer and More to Cure that Headache

Sooo, about last night. Yeesh. It was New Year's Eve, and if you weren't one of the million people in Times Square and were out celebrating like us here at Music Times, well, maybe today isn't going so well for you. Introducing, the 2015 Music Times ...

10 Bands That Broke Up In 2014: Danity Kane, The Allman Brothers Band, Death Grips, And More

Unless you're the Rolling Stones, no band can last forever, and in 2014 we lost plenty of wonderful bands. Some split up due to internal differences, while others felt like they had done all they could do artistically. Here are 10 bands that broke up ...

The Civil Wars Break Up: Joy Williams and John Paul White Announce Split with New Song 'You Are My Sunshine' [LISTEN]

Civil Wars rarely end in a mutual peaceful resolution, and GRAMMY winning folk duo The Civil Wars are no different. After announcing an "indefinite hiatus" last year, today (Aug. 5), the Joy Williams and John Paul White officially announced that The ...

The Civil Wars Minus John Paul White = Joy Williams - Part III

Joy Williams started off as a Christian artist in 2001. In 2009, she teamed up with John Paul White to form The Civil Wars. Now she's back with a new solo project.

The Civil Wars' John Paul White apologizes after Grammy acceptance speech after omitting Joy Williams

Even though folk-country duo The Civil Wars may not be a band anymore, that doesn't mean John Paul White and Joy Williams have stopped racking up awards. In 2013, The Civil Wars released its second (and likely final) eponymous album, spawning several ...

Kacey Musgraves wins awards, country music stars perform at 2014 Grammys [VIDEOS]

Even though Taylor Swift thought she did (and then didn't) take home Album of the Year last night at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, the "biggest night in music" was still a huge celebratory fest for country music's most popular acts. Though the genre ...

Grammys 2014: Dolly Parton/Kenny Rogers vs. Kelly Clarkson/Vince Gill (Maybe Tim McGraw/Taylor Swift?)

Music Times considers who'll take the Grammy for Best Country Duo / Group Performance.

Carolyn Menyes' 2013 Playlist: Bear's Den, Lady Gaga, Janelle Monae and More

Music Times, like so many other music publications, was looking to publish a "Best of 2013" playlist. We met to discuss what such a playlist should include, and that's where we ran into trouble. We couldn't agree. Sometimes two of us just couldn't ...

Luke Bryan 'Crash My Party' Debuts As Third-Best Selling Album of 2013, Best Selling Country Debut Since 2004

The big winner this week on the Billboard Charts was country star Luke Bryan, whose album "Crash My Party" topped the Billboard 200 and sold nearly 528,000 copies. It's the third best-selling week for any album so far during 2013, trailing only ...

The Civil Wars Top Billboard Album Sales Chart, But Robin Thicke Still Dominates Singles Chart With 'Blurred Lines'

Based on the content of the album "The Civil Wars" and what we've read in the press, we would guess that The Civil Wars are not the happiest of people at the moment. Hopefully the first-week album sales of the album will help them feel at least a ...

Coldplay to Release New Song 2013 'Atlas' for 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Soundtrack on Aug. 26: Track Will Be 'Paradise' Band's First Original Song for a Movie

Coldplay will be releasing a new song on Aug. 26, not as a part of a new album for the band but for the "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" soundtrack. The official "The Hunger Games" Facebook page made the announcement this morning (Aug. 9)...

ALBUM REVIEW: The Civil Wars, 'The Civil Wars:' 'The One That Got Away' Band's Breakup Hard to Separate From Emotionally-Charged Second Record [VIDEO]

There was a lot of tension when The Civil Wars recorded its second self-titled album. The pain, anger and rifts that occurred between band members Joy Williams and John Paul White are hard to ignore when reviewing "The Civil Wars"...

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