Kathy Mattea and Marty Stuart Dig Coal

Kathy Mattea is putting the finishing touches on a new album of songs about a very deep subject: coal mining.

Marty Stuart is serving as producer for Coal, set for release later this year. The album will include tunes dating from the 1940s to the 1990s, all concerning aspects of coal mining and its culture. West Virginia native Kathy’s grandfathers were both miners. Kathy will receive an honorary doctorate from West Virginia University on May 13.


More News

Enjoy the hilarious interaction in this short video clip!
Blake announced that he'll be headlining a new tour in 2016.
Stars shone at New York City fundraiser for Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
Naomi and Wynonna’s Girls Night Out residency starts tonight (Oct. 7).
Pop star developed successful country career in the 1980s.
Stars Receive Their Stars at Nashville’s Walk of Fame Park, Oct. 6.