From the pain of a George Jones classic and the simple joys of the Judds, on up to the determination of Dierks Bentley to move ahead even as he ‘holds on,’ these ten songs show different shades of nostalgia in contemporary country music.
Taking place this coming Nov. 22 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., the long-sold-out show was originally scheduled as part of Jones’ final concert tour
Randy Owen Of Alabama, Will Jennings, Layng Martine, Jr., Jeffrey Steele To Be Inducted Into Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame
The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Foundation (NaSHOF) announced yesterday (Aug. 15) that Randy Owen of country group Alabama and songwriters Will Jennings, Layng Martine, Jr., and Jeffrey Steele are this year’s inductees into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The ‘Brothers of the Sun’ Tour with Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw continued this past Saturday, playing to a packed stadium with 40,000 high energy fans, but the evening was not without incident, thanks to one high profile country music fan, Ashton Kutcher.
BamaJam, the annual country music festival held near Enterprise, Alabama, kicked off its 2012 edition yesterday. But as AL.com reports, a strong storm that included heavy rain, hail, and high winds (which reached nearly 60 mph) caused the performances experienced a four-hour delay yesterday afternoon.
Looks like Country super group, Alabama, is indirectly tangled up in a lawsuit with an Australian songwriter over their popular 1982 holiday song, “Christmas in Dixie.” The lawsuit isn’t against the trio themselves but with their label.
The tour bus for singer Bucky Covington crashed yesterday (May 10) on I-65 in Alabama near Birmingham.
You could say they’re an odd couple, but Justin Timberlake and country music legend Hank Williams Jr. had some serious male-bonding time backstage at one of Hank’s shows in Southhaven, Miss.
The 2012 Stagecoach Country Music Festival kicks off today in Southern California, bringing many of country’s top stars to the hot, dry desert stages in Indio, California (the same location as rock festival Coachella) all weekend long.
Alan Jackson will be back in Alabama this June for the 2012 BamaJam music festival, which takes place June 14 to 16 just north of Enterprise, Alabama. Eric Church was also recently added to the […]