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Natalie With Taylor Swift
(August 25, 2016) Natalie appeared onstage with Taylor Swift last night in Los Angeles, CA at the Staples Center as part of Taylor's tour. Natalie and Taylor teamed up on "Goodbye Earl. Photo

New European Dates

(August 24, 2016) The Dixie Chicks announced more dates for their 2016 European tour. Added were dates in Belgium, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden and Norway. Presales for the new dates will begin at 9 AM local time on Wednesday, August 26th. Ticket Info


Martie And Emily Team Up With Don Henley

(August 8, 2015) Martie and Emily sing harmony vocals on "She Sang Hymns

Out Of Tune" for Don Henley's album "Cass County", due for release on

September 25th. Tracklist


West Texas Walk Of Fame Inductions

(June 30, 2015) Natalie, along with Jo Harvey Allen, has been inducted into the West Texas Walk Of Fame, located in Lubbock, Texas. The induction takes place on September 17th. Story with quotes from Natalie.

2016 European Tour

(June 16, 2015) The Dixie Chicks announced today a six city tour in Europe for 2016. The Chicks will start in Amsterdam on April 20th and finish in Dublin Ireland on May 4th.

More info and ticket details here.

edited June 19th: The Chicks have added another show in Amsterdam on April 19th.


Natalie On "The Simpsons"

(June 16, 2015) In an interview with Variety magazine, the executive producer of "The Simpsons" has disclosed that Natalie will be singing on an episode this fall. Variety


"She's Got A Way" Video

(December 31, 2014) Video of Natalie performing "She's Got A Way" at the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize For Popular Song tribute to Billy Joel is at PBS. The tribute airs on PBS stations Friday, January 2nd. Video


"Wayfaring Stranger" Duet

(December 16, 2014) "Wayfaring Stranger" as sung by Robert Earl Keen and Natalie is now available at iTunes. It appears on Robert's album Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions, which is due for release on February 10th. You can listen to the full version at WSJ Speakeasy.


Natalie In Tribute To Billy Joel

(November 17, 2014) Natalie will be paying tribute along with Tony Bennett, John Melloncamp and Kevin Spacey to Billy Joel when he receives the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize For Popular Song on Wednesday, November 19th at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.


The tribute concert will appear on PBS January 2nd. BillyJoel.com


Emily Chat At Tivamo.com

(November 9,2014) Emily will be doing a chat on Friday, November 14th at 10:00 PM eastern time at Tivamo.com. The chat can be accessed through Tivamo.com or their free app. Access to the chat costs $5 and all proceeds go to the Roy Maas' Youth Alternatives charity. Tivamo.com


Natalie To Appear For True Colors Fund

(November 9, 2014) Natalie will perform at Cyndi Lauper's Home For The Holidays concert on December 6th at New York City's Beacon Theatre to benefit the True Colors Fund. Other performers include Patty Griffin and 50 Cent. The True Colors Fund works to raise awareness about, and help bring an end to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth homelessness. truecolorsfund.org


Natalie With Robert Earl Keen

(September 17, 2014) Natalie joins Robert Earl Keen on his album Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions. They perform the song "Wayfaring Stranger". The album will be released in February. Nashville Scene


Martie With Zoe Muth

(May 22, 2014) Martie appears on Zoe Muth's CD World Of Strangers. She plays violin and viola on "Annabelle". The CD's release date is May 27th.



Billboard Interview

(April 29, 2014) Emily gave an interview to Billboard for its Girl Group Week. Billboard article.


TradHome Magazine

(April 26, 2014) Martie gives TradHome magazine a tour of her favorite spots in Austin, TX. TradHome article.


Natalie With Dan Wilson

(April 15, 2014) Natalie sings background vocals on Dan Wilson's new CD, Love Without Fear. Natalie appears on "Too Much" and Love Without Fear". www.danwilsonmusic.com


C2C Photos

(March 19, 2014) Photos of the Dixie Chicks performance in London, England at the Country To Country Music Festival can be viewed at Monstersandcritics.com.

Lifetime Of Harmony Award

(January 13, 2014) The Dixie Chicks are scheduled to perform at the Lifetime Of Harmony Award celebration on February 27th at the Beverly Wilshire hotel in Los Angeles. Rick Rubin will receive the award from the David Lynch Foundation.


The David Lynch Foundation began 10 years ago with an aim to provide scholarships to teach Transcendental Meditation to at-risk youth in underserved schools, veterans with post-traumatic stress (PTS), women who are survivors of domestic violence, and homeless and incarcerated individuals.

Total Mommy Fitness Magazine

(November 14, 2013) Martie is the cover feature for the September debut of Total Fitness magazine. Download Total Mommy Fitness magazine FREE in iTunes


More European Dates

(November 13, 2013) The Dixie Chicks have added 3 more dates for March 2014 in Europe. Stockholm, Sweden on March 17, Oslo, Norway on March 18 and Fredericksberg, Denmark on March 20 have been added to the tour schedule.


Chicks Return To UK

(September 27, 2013) The Dixie Chicks will make an appearance at the Country To Country Music festival in London, England on March 15, 2014. Info


Martie With John Ginty

(September 10, 2013)  Martie plays fiddle on "Rock Ridge" for keyboardist John Ginty's Bad News Travels CD. John played on the Court Yard Hounds CD Amelita. The CD is being released today.


Long Time Gone Tour

(August 19, 2013) The Dixie Chicks announced a 9 city tour of Canada for October and November. Dates can be found on Tour Dates page. Tickets for the Long Time Gone Tour 2013 go on sale to the general public on August 26th at http://livenation.com.


Canadian Dates

(August 8, 2013) Emily tweeted last night that more Dixie Chicks concerts will be happening. She said 9-10 cities in Canada are being planned. Twitter Feed


Modern Luxury

(April 10, 2013) Martie's house in Austin, TX is featured in Modern Luxury.


KRLU Celebration

(April 7, 2013) The Dixie Chicks, Court Yard Hounds, and Natalie Maines & Ben Harper will perform at an all-star benefit on May 16th. The event will take place at Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater in Austin, TX. The night includes a tribute to Lloyd Maines. Tickets go on sale Monday, April 8th.


Podcast Interview With Martie

(March 27, 2013) Martie recently gave an interview to Otis Gibbs for his Thanks For Giving A Damn podcast. Listen here.


DCX Feature Article

(March 20, 2013) The Dixie Chicks are featured in an article for the April issue of Texas Monthly magazine. Cover photo 


Natalie Debuts Album

(February 28, 2013) Natalie debuted her upcoming Mother CD by performing at the Troubadour in Los Angeles last night.

Video of "Take It On Faith"

Review from Orange County Register


(All further Natalie solo related material will be linked through my Natalie Maines Music pages.)


Ottawa Bluesfest Date

(February 27, 2013) The Dixie Chicks will be playing at the RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada on July 6th. http://ottawabluesfest.ca/


An Emily Interview

(February 16, 2013) Emily recently gave an interview to Susie Meister at The Meister Piece. The interview can be heard at susiemeister.com.


Natalie At MusiCares

(February 9, 2013) Natalie joined Ben Harper and Charlie Musslewhite to perform "Atlantic City" in tribute to Bruce Springsteen at the 2013 MusiCares Person Of The Year last night in Los Angeles, CA.

Photo from red carpet



Martie With Charlie Mars

(February 9, 2013) Martie performed with Charlie Mars on "Nothing But The Rain" back in September. Charlie has now uploaded a video of the performance to his YouTube channel. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Px7nJYWzKTE


Calgary Stampede Tour Date

(January 31, 2013) It was announced today that the Dixie Chicks will play the Calgary Stampede in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Chicks will be performing at the Scotiabank Saddledome on July 12th. Calgary Stampede site


Natalie To Appear At MusiCares Event

(January 2, 2013) Natalie is one of many performers scheduled to honor Bruce Springsteen at the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year February 8th in Los Angeles.


MusicCares is a nonprofit organization that provides assistance to those in need in the music industry. Others paying musical tribute include Neil Young, Eddie Vedder, Elton John and Emmylou Harris.  --- Rolling Stone

Listen To "Mother"

(January 1, 2013) NPR's pop critic Ann Powers reflects after hearing Natalie's recording of "Mother". Listen in its entirety: NPR blog.

Older items can be found on the News Archive page.


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