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EPIC WAYLON JENNINGS AUCTION SCHEDULED FOR OCT. 5

EPIC WAYLON JENNINGS AUCTION SCHEDULED FOR OCT. 5

On Oct. 5, Guernsey’s auction house will host an unprecedented auction of more than 2,000 items owned by the late Country superstar Waylon Jennings. Inducted into CMA’s Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001, Jennings...Read full article... »

PT 1: LYNDSEY HIGHLANDER STOMPS FOR FEMALE COUNTRY ARTISTS

PT 1: LYNDSEY HIGHLANDER STOMPS FOR FEMALE COUNTRY ARTISTS

Let’s say you’re an up-and-coming Country star. You’ve got talent, ambition and a strong sense for what’s right and wrong. You’re feisty and opinionated and not afraid to look a problem squarely in the eye...Read full article... »

MORE CASH FOR COUNTRY LOYALISTS

MORE CASH FOR COUNTRY LOYALISTS

The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) in Phoenix has opened exhibits honoring the Carter Family and Johnny Cash. Located in MIM’s Artist Gallery, they provide guests with an overview of the musical careers of the artists...Read full article... »

KELLIE PICKLER SINGS “CATS” ON BROADWAY

KELLIE PICKLER SINGS “CATS” ON BROADWAY

Correction: The popular Black River Entertainment artist sang on behalf of cats on Columbus Circle, which is technically on Broadway in Manhattan, as part of a campaign to help feed those who reside with less...Read full article... »

COUNTRY CELEBRATES MÖTLEY CRÜE ON NASHVILLE OUTLAWS

COUNTRY CELEBRATES MÖTLEY CRÜE ON NASHVILLE OUTLAWS

August 19 marked the long-awaited release of Nashville Outlaws: A Tribute to Mötley Crüe, by Big Machine Records, Mötley Records and Eleven Seven Music, with a killer lineup of Country Music stars covering classic Crüe cuts....Read full article... »

VIDEO: COUNTRY STARS STAND UP FOR ALMA MATERS ON ESPN

VIDEO: COUNTRY STARS STAND UP FOR ALMA MATERS ON ESPN

The new SEC Network will launch on Aug. 14 with the first of four documentaries about all 14 colleges in the Southeastern Conference “The Stars Are Aligned” profiles these schools through recollections by famous alumni,...Read full article... »

COUNTRY ARTISTS TEND BAR FOR WORTHY CAUSE

COUNTRY ARTISTS TEND BAR FOR WORTHY CAUSE

Country Music artists gathered on Friday, August 8, at Nashville’s Bourbon Street in Printer’s Alley to raise money to combat ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). The event raised more than $17,000 for ALS awareness and research....Read full article... »

Producer Robert Deaton Takes Us Inside “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock”

Producer Robert Deaton Takes Us Inside “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock”

Producer Robert Deaton knows better than anyone how challenging, complex and exhilarating it can be to capture the best of CMA Music Festival and trim it down to three hours of killer television. The results...Read full article... »

PT 1: SAMMY KERSHAW HONORS GEORGE JONES

PT 1: SAMMY KERSHAW HONORS GEORGE JONES

You can’t set a higher bar for excellence in Country singing than the one set by George Jones. No artist in this genre deserves more to be honored – yet because of his unique artistry,...Read full article... »

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES BLOWS INTO THE WINDY CITY

CMA SONGWRITERS SERIES BLOWS INTO THE WINDY CITY

On Wednesday night, July 30, five songwriters brought their guitars to Joe’s Bar in Chicago to play their old songs, new songs and songs that are so recent they haven’t even been titled yet. Such...Read full article... »

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