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Aaron Watson Honors King George With “Amarillo By Morning” Cover

Arron Watson was honored to be asked by George Strait’s record label to cover his favorite George Strait song in celebration of the release of “Strait Out Of The Box: Part 2”. Those are some big boots to fill…but we have to say that Aaron did the song justice. Check out Aaron’s cover of George Strait’s “Amarillo By […]

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Charlie Daniels 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam Is The Hottest Ticket In Town

Due to popular demand, with over 10,000 tickets sold to date, the producers of Charlie Daniels 80th Birthday Volunteer Jam have released additional seating at the Bridgestone Arena on November 30th so that as many fans and friends as possible can experience this monumental occasion. The jam will feature guests 3 Doors Down, Chris Stapleton, Kid […]

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Where Are They Now: Randy Travis Will Be Forever Country, Forever & Ever Amen

The Country Music Association has got everyone talking about their all-star, Forever Country tribute video, and for good reason: it’s the most beautiful, ambitious, awe-inspiring video of all time. Yes, I said it, of all time, in all genres. There have been some amazing music videos through the years, some gimmicky, others technically unconventional. But […]

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Time Life Releases 16 DVD Set Featuring Country Classics Performed Live At The Grand Ole Opry

Time Life has released a 16-disc DVD collector’s set which features 240 live Grand Ole Opry performances from many of Country Music’s greatest legends; celebrating some of the biggest hits of all time. The set is titled Opry Video Classics and delivers the most extensive live collection created for DVD.  Each DVD showcases numerous Country […]

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Americana Rock Band Melodime Gives Back With “Now I Play Along Too” Charity

Melodime has been busy this year performing over 125 shows throughout the continental United States sharing the stage with such well-known acts as Sam Hunt, Jonny Lang, A Thousand Horses and Sister Hazel. The Americana rock band hails from Northern Virginia and features band members Brad Rhodes on lead vocals & acoustic guitar, Sammy Duis […]

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“Forever Country” New Music Video Featuring 30 Huge Country Acts Will Leave You Starstruck and Awestruck

Written by Josie Bisto If you haven’t watched it yet, you need to watch the music video for “Forever Country” featuring “Artists of Then, Now and Forever”.  The star-studded collaboration is dubbed the “biggest video in country music history” and celebrates the 50th Annual CMA Awards. The song was released on September 16th but listeners […]

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Jason Isbell & Chris Stapleton Are Big Winners At Last Night’s Americana Music Association’s 15th Annual Honors & Awards

The night opened with a stunning tribute to Guy Clark, Merle Haggard, Dr. Ralph Stanley and Allen Toussaint at last night’s 2016 show, which also featured special appearances by Bob Weir, Dwight Yoakam, Margo Price, Timothy B. Schmit, Shawn Colvin, Jason Isbell, George Strait and more! Two of the most talked-about roots music artists of […]

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First Listen: Dwight Yoakam’s New Album “Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars” On NPR Music

Dwight Yoakam’s new album “Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars”… is now streaming exclusiviely on NPR “First Listen.” Not only is this album a chance for Yoakam to prove that his material does in fact work in a bluegrass context, but he also reinterprets his songs with some of the genre’s most celebrated pickers behind him,” NPR proclaims […]

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Tracy Lawrence

Where Are They Now: Tracy Lawrence

Written by Tanya Clark In 1991 Tracy Lawrence’s platinum-selling debut album “Sticks and Stones” launched his career into rare air. He reveled in nearly a decade of mile-high success until scandal knocked him back down to earth and straight out of the country music mainstream. The Texas native owned the 90’s country music scene. Before […]

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Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires Share “The Color Of A Cloudy Day”

Eleven new tracks are joining Amazon Acoustics…the original playlist featuring newly-written and recorded songs from artists like acclaimed singer-songwriters, Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires, rockers O.A.R. and indie band, Rogue Wave, available exclusively streaming through Prime Music. Fans can listen to the playlist buy clicking HERE. “The Color of a Cloudy Day” represents a rare songwriting collaboration […]

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