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October 19, 2021 - Morgan Wallen is out today with a new performance video, "865," the latest installment of The Dangerous Sessions today. The video is the first of six soon-to-be released videos continuing Wallen's original series. Directed by Justin Clough and filmed in his hometown of Knoxville, Tenn. ...
October 19, 2021 - Garth Brooks today announced two back-to-back shows on Nov. 19-20 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Just Garth, The Ryman and You will give fans an intimate setting to hear stories behind the songs from Brooks. All tickets are $250, all fees included, and go on sale this Friday, Oct. 22 at 11 a.m. ...
October 19, 2021 - Shovels & Rope will release a new album, "Manticore," on Feb. 18, 2022 on Dualtone. Originally planned as a stripped-down, acoustic-leaning release, the songs on "Manticore" were written before the pandemic but recorded during COVID. As a result, the duo of Michael Trent and Cary ...
October 18, 2021 - Bloodshot Records has closed its office permanently, but whether that means the leading alt.-country label has folded for good is unclear. Co-founder of the Chicago-based label Rob Miller wrote a lengthy post on the label's website about the end of this chapter of the label, which was home over ...
October 18, 2021 - Jimmie Allen became a father for the third time as his wife, Alexis, gave birth to their second child together. "The new addition to our family is here and we couldn't be happier to finally meet her. Alexis you're a champion, I love you and so thankful for you," Allen posted on Instagram. ...
October 18, 2021 - Travis Tritt said today he will not perform at venues that require proof of COVID vaccination, mask mandates or testing. As a result, the Miss. on Nov. 6, Peoria, Ill. on Nov 11 and Louisville, Ky. on Nov. 13. In a statement released today, Tritt said, "I'm putting my money where my mouth is and ...
October 18, 2021 - Ronn Tutt, drummer for Elvis Presley for eight years including his famed 1969 return in Las Vegas, died on Saturday at 83. The Graceland website posted, "All of us with Elvis Presley Enterprises were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ronnie Tutt. In addition to being a legendary drummer, ...
October 18, 2021 - Luke Bryan will host The 55th Annual CMA Awards in November, it was announced this morning. Bryan replaces Reba McEntire and Darius Rucker, who hosted last year. "The CMA Awards is one of the biggest nights of the year for country music," said Bryan. "Being asked to host the CMA ...
October 15, 2021 - Hunter Hayes announced today he would release a six-song EP next Friday. Called "Wild Blue Complete," it was unclear what would the project would entail. In 2019, Hayes released "Wild Blue (Part I)." at the time, it was supposed to be part of a trilogy of releases. But nothing has been released since then. ...
October 15, 2021 - Fresh off the release of his debut CD,"Pelago" today, Ryan Hurd always announced the Tour de Pelago headline run in January Tickets are on sale Thursday, Oct. 21 at 11 a.m. eastern. Tour dates are: Jan. 13 The Bluestone Columbus, Ohio Jan. 15 The Vic Chicago, IL Jan. 16 The Deluxe Indianapolis, IN Jan. ...
October 15, 2021 - The Country Music Association announced the winners today of the radio awards. The winners, who received a phone call from Carly Pearce, were: CMA Broadcast Personality of the Year Weekly National: Lon Helton, Country Countdown USA, Westwood One Daily National: Cody Alan, CMT After Midnite, ...
October 15, 2021 - The Infamous Stringdusters put out the first song of their upcoming "Toward the Fray" CD with the release of the title track today. Just before the annual International Bluegrass Music Association Conference was due to kick off two weeks ago, the band announced that a new Dusters record, "Toward ...
October 15, 2021 - Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit are out with "Georgia Blue," a covers album with proceeds going to politically-oriented organizations in Georgia. Created to celebrate Georgia's role in the 2020 election, the record consists of new versions of 13 songs with ties to the state, including tracks originally ...
October 15, 2021 - Drake White is out today with two new songs - "Power of a Woman" and "Giants." "Power of a Woman" finds White running down a list of his favorite qualities present in the most important woman in his life, including her "mean game of poker," ability to "change a tire, build a fire" and love for tequila and Jesus. ...
October 15, 2021 - Miranda Lambert is out with a new single, "If I Was a Cowboy," available today. "I wrote this song with my new friend, Jesse Frasure. We met doing the remix of 'Tequila Does,' and he and I just got together one afternoon for a write, and this is what came out of it," said Lambert. "It's funny. ...
October 14, 2021 - Shy Carter will release his debut EP, "The Rest Of Us," on Oct. 29, an eight-song project of soul country. "I am so excited to announce this project," Carter said. "'The Rest Of Us' has songs you can play in the club, at a barbecue, on a boat. Sexy songs, inspirational songs and songs that may make ...
October 14, 2021 - Trace Adkins announced his upcoming headlining The Way I Wanna Go Tour. On April 8, 2022, Adkins will headline Nashville's Ryman Auditorium as part of the tour. This performance marks Adkins' Ryman return after his debut during his Songs and Stories Tour in 2012. . The public onsale starts at 11 a.m. ...
October 13, 2021 - Thirty four years after the song was released, Randy Travis has put out the official music video for his 1987 hit "No Place Like Home" for the first time. This comes right after the recent remastered release of his debut album, "Storms of Life (35th Anniversary Deluxe Edition). ...
October 13, 2021 - Mark Chesnutt announced today he is off the road until 2022 due to needing to recover from surgery. "Due to needing extended recovery time for a recent back surgery, Mark Chesnutt will be taking the rest of 2021 off and will return to the road at the beginning of 2022," he posted on Facebook. ...
October 13, 2021 - The songs on the upcoming "HIXTAPE: Vol. 2" with Dierks Bentley, Marty Stuart, Jon Pardi, Brantley Gilbert and Rhett Akins among the contributors on the HARDY-conceived project. The release, coming Dec. 10 on Big Loud Records, contains 33 guests and 14 songs, with each track featuring a ...


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