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George Jones (photo by Mark Humphrey, courtesy Webster & Associates)

George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, More Added To George Jones Tribute Concert

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

09/16/2013

Randy Owen (Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Stagecoach)

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.

08/16/2013

Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Packed Chesney & McGraw Concert A Smash, But Not Without Incident

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.

07/17/2012

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BamaJam Thursday Acts Delayed Due To Weather, Willie Nelson Cancels

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.

06/15/2012

American Country Awards 2011 - Arrivals

Alabama’s “Christmas In Dixie” Involved In Unusual Legal Battle

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.

05/29/2012

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Bucky Covington Tour Bus Crashes, Singer Not On Board

The tour bus for singer Bucky Covington crashed yesterday (May 10) on I-65 in Alabama near Birmingham.

05/11/2012

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Justin Timberlake Talks Turkey Hunting, Recording With Hank Williams Jr.

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.

05/04/2012

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Stagecoach Music Festival Brings Country To The California Desert This Weekend

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.

04/27/2012

Alan Jackson at BamaJam 2009 (Photo: Kurt Wolff)

Alan Jackson, Eric Church Added To Bamajam 2012 Lineup

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 […]

03/15/2012

LoCash Cowboys at BamaJam 2009 (photo: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

BamaJam Tickets Are Now On Sale For June 2012 Festival

BamaJam, the annual country music festival in Enterprise, Alabama, is taking place this year June 14 through 16, and tickets finally went on sale this morning. It’s a solid lineup again this year, with headliners […]

03/02/2012