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Steve Miller Announces “Americana” Summer Tour with Marty Stuart and Gary Mule Deer

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photo credit: Jérôme Brunet photo credit: Jérôme Brunet The AMERICANA TOUR is a 40-city summer tour that will start in Austin, TX, on June 13th, immediately after Miller is inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in New York on June 11th. There will be two special festival dates featuring Brian Wilson and Taj Mahal, as well as four Canadian concerts featuring a ...

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Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett, Keith Urban & More Announced for Watershed Festival 2020

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Nashville, TN – Feb. 12, 2020 – The ninth-annual Watershed Music and Camping Festival announced yesterday that country superstars Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett and Keith Urban will headline the bucket-list worthy three-day, two stage camping festival at George, WA’s breathtaking Gorge Amphitheatre, overlooking the Columbia River Gorge on July 31-Aug. 2. Other acts also revealed today as part of the festival’s ...

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Lainey Wilson to Make Grand Ole Opry Debut This Friday

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Spend Valentine’s Day with Lainey Wilson! NASHVILLE, TN—(February 12, 2020)— Rising Country artist, Lainey Wilson, shared her Valentine’s Day plan to make her official Grand Ole Opry debut on Friday night. In the spirit of the holiday, Lainey will be spending time with her first and biggest love, Country music, and realize her dream of standing on that iconic stage.   ...

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Chelsea Lovitt Releases New Tune, “Beanstalk” – New Album Coming Feb 28th

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Listen to “Beanstalk” The firey and politically forward Nashville based musician, Chelsea Lovitt has released “Beanstalk”, the second track off her forthcoming album You Had Your Cake, So Lie in It, out on Feb 28.   Lovitt recently announced the official album release party to be held on Feb 26 at Mercy Lounge in Nashville featuring J.D. Wilkes of the ...

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Sam Hunt Releases Tracklist for Upcoming Album, Southside

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On February 4th, with great anticipation from fans, Sam Hunt officially announced a full track list for Southside, his second album set to be released April 3rd.  This will be Hunt’s second piece of work since his debut album, Montevallo, in 2014. A strong line up, Southside will not only contain his latest hit, “Kinfolks”, but also the previous favorites, ...

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The Lone Bellow’s New Album, Half Moon Light, Out Now!

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The Lone Bellow’s new album HALF MOON LIGHT is out today. Produced by The National’s Aaron Dessner, HALF MOON LIGHT is the band’s fourth studio album and first new one since 2017. HALF MOON LIGHT is an artistic triumph worked toward for years, earned not by individual posturing, but by collective determination and natural growth. Recorded at Dessner’s Long Pond ...

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Johnny McGuire Makes Solo Radio Debut with “I Can’t Even”

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Former member of Walker McGuire officially signs with BBR Music Group’s Wheelhouse Records Pictured L-R (Back Row): Colton McGee, JoJamie Hahr, Kendra Whitehead, Jennifer Shaffer, Jon Loba, Mickey Jack Cones, Renee Leymon, Brittany Pellegrino, Cait Gordon, Matt Holmberg, Chris Poole, (Front Row): Sara Knabe, Ken Tucker, Johnny McGuire, Carson James Photo Credit: Cody Heckber NASHVILLE, TN – (February 10, 2020) ...

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Granger Smith Releases Video for “That’s Why I Love Dirt Roads”

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Photo Credit: Philip Roy Nashville, Tennessee (February 7, 2020) – Granger Smith, widely known as leader of “Yee Yee Nation,” releases his highly anticipated music video for “That’s Why I Love Dirt Roads.” Watch video HERE. This windows down, wind in hair, reflective single earned No. 1 most added at Country radio and continues to climb the charts.   “It’s interesting ...

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C’Ya On The Flipside II Benefit Concert Raises Over $200,000 for Troy Gentry Foundation

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Artists gather prior to C’Ya On The Flipside II Concert Benefitting the Troy Gentry Foundation.All Photos Credit: Debbie Wallace Opry House Concert Featured Top Names In Country and Rock MusicOnline Auction Open Until February 12, 2020 NASHVILLE, TN (February 7, 2020)…Wednesday night’s C’Ya On The Flipside II Concert at the Grand Ole Opry House drew some of the top names ...

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Manny Blu Makes His Mark On 2020 with Nashville Residency, New Music & Tour Dates

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Blu will take up residency at Nashville’s Springwater Supper Club throughout February Catch Blu at dates across the US and Canada  ahead of new album launch  NASHVILLE, TN (February 7, 2020) – Just over a month into the New Year country music newcomer Manny Blu has set his sights on making 2020 a landmark year. With a Nashville residency taking over ...

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Born & Raised Music Festival Announces Inaugural Lineup!

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Born & Raised Music Festival Announces Inaugural Lineup Headlined by Willie Nelson & Family and Hank Williams Jr.A Weekend of Music & Camping For The Outlaw In All Of UsJune 5, 6 and 7 in Pryor, Oklahoma Presale Passes On-Sale Starting Wednesday, February 12thEarly Bird Prices Available Friday, February 14th February 5, 2020 – AEG Presents has announced the inaugural ...

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