With everything she accomplishes it simply proves she can do anything she sets her mind to. Country music superstar Miranda Lambert has proven that she can succeed at two amazing things on any given night – deliver a stellar performance to her music fans while making sure local, no-kill animal shelters receive much needed support at nearly every stop along the way of her 24-city 2018 Livin’ Like Hippies Tour. More than 20 Animal Shelters benefited from this project. ... read more!
You can never entertain too much great country music out of Texas. Traditional country resurgence group, Keeper Of The Plains fronted by lead singer, Michael Gutierrez captures the red dirt country sound that had been missing in country music today. The Fort Worth, Texas based band has spent the last few years perfecting their signature blend of modern country elements with classic roots. ... read more!
Anticipation has been building for days awaiting the announcement, today was the day. The Country Music Association (CMA) hosted the Country Music Hall of Fame Class Of 2018 announcement ceremony, and what a thrill to hear these names. Dottie West will be inducted in the Veteran Era category, Ricky Skaggs will enter in the Modern Era category, and Johnny Gimble in the Recording/Touring Musician category. Pear Records’ Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood were on hand to announce the 2018 honorees, the 58th group of Country legends to join the museums famous rotunda which was created in 1961 by the CMA. ... read more!
Iconic entertainer George Strait has been named “Texan of the Year” by the Texas Legislative Conference. At the 52nd annual statewide forum taking place at the Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce on Friday, March 23, he joined an array of prominent honorees including former U.S. Presidents, Senators, Congressmen, Governors and innovators. ... read more!
If you are a hard-working young country artist, this is the news you want to hear on a Monday as you start the week. The Academy of Country Music® revealed the winners of the new artist categories for the 53rd ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. Lauren Alaina, Midland, and Brett Young have been named New Female Vocalist of the Year, New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year, and New Male Vocalist of the Year, respectively. The winners received a surprise phone call from 53rd ACM Awards® host Reba McEntire notifying them of the news. ... read more!
Never too early to hear some 2018 CMA Fest news. Helping kick off the Festival a few days early, Red Bow Records artist Craig Campbell revealed this year’s 6th Annual Celebrity Corn Hole Challenge will take place at Nashville’s City Winery on June 5, with a star-studded benefit dinner to follow on June 6. ... read more!