Drake White takes his infectious energy overseas with fellow country music artists

Named alongside Dua Lipa as a “breakout artist” by Entertainment Weekly, called a “growling, stomping spitfire with infectious, bluesy energy” by Rolling Stone, and applauded byBillboard for music that has “touched a chord with fans and critics alike," Drake White took his passionate "growl laden" show to Norway, Germany and the Netherlands on October 9, 11 and 12. [...]

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Billy Ray Cyrus, Sheryl Crow and more join the Party at the Polls show

Billy Ray Cyrus is joining the Party at the Polls lineup, presented by WME and Endeavor Impact, this Saturday, October 20 for a voter turnout event at Ascend Amphitheater in the heart of Music City. Cyrus joins Sheryl Crow, Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires, Jonathan McReynolds, Lucie Silvas, Gabriel Kelly and more. "Now is the time to [...]

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CMA selects rising stars Kassi Ashton, Travis Denning and Jameson Rodgers for the first ever CMA KixStart Artist Scholarship

The Country Music Association has selected rising stars Kassi Ashton, Travis Denning and Jameson Rodgers as recipients of the first-ever CMA KixStart Artist Scholarship. Throughout the next year, CMA and its staff will provide support for the three artists, helping connect each with professionals within the industry as well as providing unique opportunities to participate in CMA-related events during CMA [...]

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Jay DeMarcus to release a new book entitled “Shotgun Angels: My Story of Broken Roads and Unshakable Hope”

Jay DeMarcus, bassist, vocalist, pianist, producer and songwriter for the superstar vocal group Rascal Flatts announced a book contract with Zondervan. Shotgun Angels: My Story of Broken Roads and Unshakable Hope is set to release April 30, 2019. DeMarcus is represented by Kathy Armistead Olen with Atticus Brand Partners and world rights were acquired by Zondervan associate [...]

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Kenny Chesney and Thomas Rhett join Jason Aldean as headliners at Tortuga Music Festival

The seventh-annual Rock The Ocean’s Tortuga Music Festival, in partnership with Live Nation, announced today that 8-time Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year Kenny Chesney and multi-platinum superstar Thomas Rhett will join Jason Aldean, who was recently announced, as their 2019 headliners. Chesney, a huge champion of the festival and its work around ocean [...]

James Robert Webb debuts his single “Now We’re Gettin’ Somewhere”

Country singer James Robert Webb is definitely getting somewhere with his new single “Now We’re Gettin’ Somewhere.” The Oklahoma native performed the new song on Good Morning Tulsa Friday, Oct. 12 before celebrating the single release at The Flying Tee the following night. Webb’s hometown of Kellyville, Oklahoma temporarily renamed itself “Somewhere, Oklahoma” in honor of the single release. [...]

Garth Brooks reveals his TV Show for Notre Dame Show

Garth Brooks will premiere his new primetime television special, GARTH: LIVE AT NOTRE DAME!, Sunday, Dec. 2 (8:00PM-10:00PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The special will capture Brooks while he performs the first live concert ever held at the legendary Notre Dame Stadium, at the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana, on [...]

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Martina McBride to have her own Food Network show “Martina’s Table”

As a music megastar, Martina McBride has entertained fans with her songs for years, becoming country music royalty. Now, she is giving Food Network viewers a glimpse of how she entertains at home, sharing her recipes and cooking tips that make her the queen of the kitchen on the new series Martina’s Table, premiering on [...]

By |October 16th, 2018|Categories: Music, Country, Nashville|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Parmalee announced their new track inspired to provide hurricane relief

Parmalee today announced, “Down Town (Hurricane Florence Relief Song),” a brand-new track inspired by the devastation caused by Hurricane Florence in North and South Carolina. The band’s own Matt Thomas, moved by the destruction the deadly storm left in its wake and the resilience shown by the citizens of the Carolinas, penned the song in [...]

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The Grand Ole Opry celebrated its 93rd birthday with sold-out shows

Photo courtesy Grand Ole Opry LLC. Chris Hollo, photographer The Grand Ole Opry celebrated its 93rd birthday this weekend with two sold-out two-show nights at the Grand Ole Opry House. In an event-filled week celebrating the show’s nine-decade-plus history with shows featuring new stars, superstars, and legends, the show also cut the ribbon on a $12 million Opry House expansion. Coming to the Grand [...]

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