Little Big Town hits Great American Country show
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Little Big Town hits Great American Country show

Thursday, March 8, 2007 – Little Big Town will kick off on Monday the premiere episode of Academy of Country Music and GAC Present, a nine-week series highlighting the careers of country acts. Band members Karen Fairchild, Kimberly Roads, Phillip Sweet and Jimi Westbrook sat down with Lorianne Crook, who will host the series. The program premieres Monday March 12 at 8 p.m. eastern on the GAC network.

Each Monday evening through April 28 (with the exception of the final two episodes, which will air consecutive Saturday nights), GAC will devote an entire program to an individual artist or group nominated in the "Top New" categories for the upcoming Academy of Country Music Awards.


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CD review - Nightfall Little Big Town gets billed as a country music vocal group, but "Nightfall" plays out more like a four-headed singer-songwriter effort. Many of these songs hearken back to some of the best '70s introspective songwriter efforts. The album opens with "Next to You," which builds from a gentle meditation, into a full-on anthemic ode to the comfort and strength of fidelity. "Questions" interestingly finds an ex asking questions via song lyrics, which she can never ...
CD review - The Breaker Anyone who missed Little Big Town's remarkable 2012 Unplugged performance on CMT should seek it out online. When they sing their monster hit "Pontoon," four hypnotic voices combine to harmonic perfection with no studio tricks - pick from any of the microphones, and it works as the song's lead vocal. But now that the group has ascended to the upper rung of stardom, different challenges arise. How do you compete with yourself fresh from a Grammy for Best Country Song ...
CD review - Pain Killer For some, listening to Little Big Town will be an act of searching for something at least half as catchy as "Pontoon," yet without success. Whenever a group creates such a fantastically memorable single, the prospect of following it up successfully can be a bit of a handicap. With that said, though, "Pain Killer" is a pretty good pop-country album, as pop-country albums go. Although Little Big Town has never been known to be rockers, the rollicking "Save Your Sin" ...


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