Doc Watson, Legendary Bluegrass Guitarist, Dead at 89
The music world lost yet another icon on Tuesday (May 29). Legendary folk, bluegrass, blues and jazz guitarist Doc Watson passed away at 89-years-old after being hospitalized following a fall which required emergency surgery. Watson took his final breath at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Wins…
Dierks Bentley, Eric Church + More Reflect on True Meaning of Memorial Day
On Memorial Day, we remember our fallen American soldiers who have sacrificed their lives in all wars. These heroes fought for our freedom without selfishly thinking of what could be at stake for them and their families.
Luke Bryan to Perform on ‘Bachelorette’
Following on the heels of Gloriana‘s recent performance on ‘The Bachelorette,’ Luke Bryan will now head to the hit show, set to air Monday, May 28 at 8PM ET on ABC. Dolly Parton is also set to appear on the show next week.
Kip Moore’s ‘Somethin’ ‘Bout a Truck’ Earns Gold Status
Kip Moore is on one heck of a ride to country superstar status. Not only does he have a critically-acclaimed debut album on the shelves, as well as a new music video and a No. 1 hit song for his latest single, ‘Somethin’ ‘Bout a Truck,’ but he also re…
Edens Edge Reveal Track Listing for Self-Titled Debut Album
As we quickly approach the month of June, we also are coming up on a big day for Edens Edge. On June 12, the rising country trio will finally release their self-titled debut album. To help build the excitement, Edens Edge have revealed the 10 tracks which will be found on their project.
Florida Georgia Line ‘Cruise’ Into the Spotlight With Release of New EP
On Tuesday (May 15), up-and-coming country duo Florida Georgia Line released their brand new five-song EP titled ‘It’z Just What We Do.’ Their debut single ‘Cruise’ has already become a fan favorite live, as it sets the bar for a fun, summe…
Wade Bowen Raises $150K for Texas Advocacy Center During Annual Concert and Golf Benefit
Wade Bowen‘s heart of gold was in full force earlier this month when he held his 14th Annual Wade Bowen Classic concert and golf tournament in his hometown of Waco, Texas. The event, which benefits the Advocacy Center for Crime Victims and Children, raised $150,000 over the course of a weekend…
Josh Abbott Band, ‘Touch’ – Lyrics Uncovered
The lyrics to the Josh Abbott Band‘s current single ‘Touch’ pick up where their previous hit, ‘Taste,’ left off. Penned by Abbott, along with the iconic Radney Foster and Jay Clementi, the song is right up the band’s alley — eve…
Zac Brown Band Make Surprise Cameo in New Sonia Leigh ‘Bar’ Video
Southern Ground’s Sonia Leigh has released her second official music video for her current single, ‘Bar.’ The song follows hot on the heels of her previous hit, ‘My Name Is Money,’ and now the video is hoping to make a lasting impression on…
The Dirt Drifters Pull the Plug on Current Tour and Future Shows
Looks like the end is near for the Dirt Drifters, who gave their fans of some disappointing news this week. Thursday (May 3) afternoon, the band posted a short note on their websites explaining that they are bowing down from all future musical commitments at this time.
Eli Young Band Excited to Tour (and Golf?) With Rascal Flatts on American Band Tour
This summer will be action-packed with all of the high-profile tours going on in country music. One of the most anticipated treks, however, is Rascal Flatts‘ American Band Tour, also featuring Eli Young Band, Little Big Town and Edens Edge.
Jake Owen Issues Apology Following Run-In With the Law
Following a long night out in his hometown of Vero Beach, Fla. on Cinco de Mayo — which ultimately ended with him being cuffed and detained by police — Jake Owen took to Twitter Sunday morning to apologize for the comments he made while he was worked up about the incident.