The Country Music Association (CMA) presented industry honors to four highly-deserving individuals Wednesday evening, November 29th, during an intimate CMA Board reception at the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. ... read more!
Classic rock band the Eagles, including Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Vince Gill and Deacon Frey, has announced a new tour for 2018, with a launching March 14th in Chicago. This time they will bring along several artists for a round of stadium shows. ... read more!
The Opry has housed some pretty historic moments, but I would put Sunday, October 29th’s performance by the Eagles (with the great Vince Gill) as one of the most historic performances to date! The event was a private sirius XM event that included fans, music industry insiders and ummmmm REBA sitting front and center, along with big names such as Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock (according to musicrow.com). ... read more!
I have sat here and looked at a blank page trying to decide how to even start writing something in regards to the horrific tragedy in Vegas. My heart hurts so deeply for all the families who have lost a loved one, all the people so gravely injured and all the other people too who witnessed something NO ONE should ever EVER have to see. ... read more!
Leslie Satcher is not only a great songwriter, but she also has a great voice. She has recorded a new album with her band, The Electric Honey Badgers, in Muscle Shoals, Alabama called “2 Days in Muscle Shoals.” ... read more!
Grammy nominated vocalist Chris Young was surprised during his Grand Ole Opry performance this evening by Country Music Hall of Fame and Opry member Vince Gill with an invitation to become an official Opry member. The invite came just prior to Young’s performance of their chart-topping duet “Sober Saturday Night.” Growing up in nearby Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Young dreamt of one day taking the stage at the Opry, making his debut on June 15, 2006. Another dream came true for the 32-year-old singer with tonight’s Opry invitation. Young’s formal induction will take place Tuesday, October 17, just days before the release of his 7th album, Losing Sleep. ... read more!