NASH Next 2016 Finale Crowns Winner as Rising Country Music Star

Photos and Article by: Dakota Croog Mercy Lounge in downtown Nashville became packed with a large crowd Tuesday evening, as the top 10 finalists competed at the finale show. Each performer gave their variety of stunning performances which were judged by celebrities Danielle Bradbery, Kix Brooks, Jay DeMarcus, Scott Borchetta and fan judge, Rick Smith. The winner [...]

Sam Hunt Headlines the Carnival LIVE Series and talks about new music

Sam Hunt completed an entertainment-filled week of fun on the Carnival Splendor ship by performing a full show for the cruise stop in Cozumel. The Carnival LIVE concert series has previously included musical entertainment from Lady Antebellum, Rascal Flatts and many others.  Hunt stated in regards to his first headlining show for Carnival, "We haven't played in [...]

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville, Sam Hunt, Carnival LIVE|Tags: , |0 Comments

New York City’s Time Square Gets Taste of Nashville with Grand Ole Opry & Bluebird Cafe

Ryman Hospitality Properties released plans today for a four-level entertainment complex in Times Square in New York City, as The Grand Ole Opry sets to take roots on New York's Broadway.  The Opry's northern home will offer New York City goers and dwellers a taste of some of the best Nashville music and food, offering [...]

By |October 27th, 2016|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|0 Comments

Thomas Rhett and His Wife Helping 147 Million Orphans

Photo Credit: Joseph Llanes Thomas Rhett and his wife, Lauren Akins, recently hosted a benefit for 147 Million Orphans at Nashville's The Old School. “Obviously, my thing is writing songs and playing shows, and her thing is having a massive heart for less fortunate children," Rhett said to Billboard Magazine about the event. The nephew of [...]

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Applications Now Being Accepted for Country Radio Seminar in February

The Country Radio Broadcasters are now accepting applications for the Rusty Walker Scholarship program, which provides for an all-expense paid trip and attendance to CRS 2017, to be held Feb. 22-24, 2017. Interested parties can apply now through Monday, November 7, 2016 at and click on the Rusty Walker Scholarship link. Each applicant must [...]

Parker McKay Co-headlining Show for The Voice’s Adam Wakefield

Nashville up-and-comer Parker McKay announced today a co-headlining show with last season's The Voice runner-up Adam Wakefield, to take place Tuesday, November 15 at 3rd and Lindsley beginning at 9 p.m. “Adam’s voice and soul are relentless. I’m beyond thrilled to be headlining 3rd and Lindsley with him,” said McKay. “We’re very different artists but [...]

Kristian Bush Incorporates Story Into Music for Upcoming World Premiere Musical

Atlanta’s Tony Award winning Alliance Theatre is pleased to announce the cast and creative team behind its upcoming world premiere musical, Troubadour, by playwright Janece Shaffer (The Geller Girls, Broke) with original music by Grammy Award-winning recording artist Kristian Bush. Set in 1950s Nashville, Troubadour is a romantic comedy about an unlikely group of friends [...]

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Brantley Gilbert debuts New Music Video on CMT

Having just sold out two night's at Denver's legendary Red Rocks Amphitheater, as well as key amphitheaters in the heartland including 14,806 at Detroit's DTE Energy Music Theatre and 15,038 at Cincinnati's Riverbend Amphitheater, the wildly intense Brantley Gilbert gears up for the release of The Devil Don't Sleep with a World Premiere of "The Weekend" [...]

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Shooter Jennings and Julie Roberts Music Released, Hit Songs To Be Featured in Netflix Series

Multi format recording company Black Country Rock was launched by Shooter Jennings several years ago to produce and release his recordings and a variety of other artists and projects. Today, he announced the release of his new song, "Coming Home," and the first cut from country star Julie Roberts in several years entitled "Why Can't [...]

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Kenny Chesney Launches Cosmic Hallelujah

With USA Today already weighing in with “Kenny Chesney goes ‘deeper’ on new album,” Cosmic Hallelujah is getting ready to bow Friday, Oct. 28 – after delays for creative expansion, a No. 1 this week, a duet with rock/pop superstar P!NK “Setting the World on Fire,” and a cadre of media appearances to draw the [...]

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