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McGraw/Hill make their debut

Friday, November 17, 2017 – Tim McGraw and Faith Hill release their first-ever album together, "The Rest of Our Life." The couple has released a number of singles - most of them hits - over the years. The new release contains the singles "The Rest of Our Life" and "Speak to a Girl." The 11-song collection will be released by Sony Music Entertainment under the Arista Nashville/McGraw Music imprint. The title track was penned by Ed Sheeran, Amy Wadge, Johnny McDaid and Steve Mac. Hill and McGraw produced 9 of the 11 songs with Byron Gallimore, and two tracks with Dann Huff.

Tucker Beathard is out with his debut CD, "Dear Someone." Beathard attracted airplay with the single "Rock On" last year. Beathard helped write all 13 songs including 7 with his father, songwriter Casey.

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The first full album from Tim McGraw and Faith Hill is an inspired effort, even though some of its songwriters may surprise you. The title cut, for instance, features pop ginger Ed Sheeran on its credits, while Meghan Trainor contributed to "Roll the Dice." With that said, though, there's some mighty fine country instrumental elements on the propulsive "Telluride." In fact, this first Hill studio album in a long time, is also the most country she's sounded in quite a while. »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: The Lil Smokies provide the perfect antidote – On a night when the world to be falling further apart thanks to coronavirus (this would be the night the NBA postponed the season), there stood The Lil Smokies to at least in some small measure save the day. The quintet is part of a generation of musicians with bluegrass as the basis, but not totally the sum of the music either.... »»»
Concert Review: White makes the case for himself, no matter how dark the music – John Paul White opined with a glint in his eyes that his songs were not of the uplifting variety. In fact, they were downright dark. How else to explain "The Long Way" with the line "long way home back to you." Or "James," a song inspired by his grandfather who suffered from dementia. But lest you think that the Alabama... »»»
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