Kix Brooks to Release Debut Album September 11
Kix Brooks is gearing up for what will be a significant day in his newly-birthed solo career. The iconic Brooks and Dunn hitmaker is set to release his debut album as a standalone artist in September.
Sara Evans, ‘Anywhere’ – Lyrics Uncovered
Sara Evans may have missed out on contributing to the ‘Anywhere’ lyrics (her latest single), but she is not complaining one bit after snagging the tune for her latest album. The soon-to-be-hit was crafted by new songwriter on the rise, Jaren Johnston and Evans’ brother, Matt Evans.
Scotty McCreery Says Brad Paisley Is ‘A Good Teacher’ to Mirror in Country Music
When it came time to book his opening acts for his Virtual Reality Tour, Brad Paisley took a chance on one of country music’s hottest newcomers, Scotty McCreery. McCreery, who was fresh off his ‘American Idol’ win when he accepted the kind offer, says the experience thus far has be…
Jake Owen Is ‘Trying to Keep Up’ With Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney on Tour
There is no denying that Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney keep pretty fit. And given that both of the country music icons are in their mid-40s, opening act Jake Owen is in awe of the shape his Brothers of the Sun touring partners are in.
Carrie Underwood Wraps Wildly Successful Overseas Stint
Carrie Underwood has returned back to the States following a handful of performances throughout Australia and the United Kingdom on her Blown Away Tour — and her appearances went very well. The superstar’s visit was well documented, too, as she took to her Twitter page daily to upda…
David Nail Dishes on Being Only Married Man on a Tour
Life on the road definitely has its perks, but it also has its downside. If you’re involved with someone or even married, being away from home is extra tough, especially when you’re the only married person on a tour.
Rodney Atkins Wraps His Run on the on Country Throwdown Tour
Last weekend, Rodney Atkins played his final shows as part of the 2012 Country Throwdown Tour lineup, which also featured Gary Allan, Josh Thompson, Sunny Sweeney and more. While the shows in Illinois and Nebraska were bittersweet for the singer, Atkins’ overall experience on the tour was…
Lady Antebellum, ‘Wanted You More’ – Lyrics Uncovered
It seems unlikely that Lady Antebellum would have time to write while out on the road, but the lyrics to ‘Wanted You More’ — their current hit single — were written under those conditions. The tune was born during soundcheck with their backing bandmates, Jason “Slim&rdq…
Luke Bryan Hangs Onto No. 1 Slot for Second Week in a Row With ‘Drunk on You’
Luke Bryan is spending his second straight week at No. 1 with his latest hit single, ‘Drunk on You.’ The tune topped the charts last week, becoming the singer’s fifth career No. 1, and is now officially a multi-week chart-topper.
Miranda Lambert, ‘Over You’ – Lyrics Uncovered
In a recent interview with People Country, Miranda Lambert breaks down the inspiration behind the ‘Over You’ lyrics, her most recent chart-topping hit. Lambert wrote the tune with her superstar husband Blake Shelton, putting ink to paper to tell the moving story of his older brother Rich…
Zac Brown Band Open New Nashville Studio, Restaurant and Bar in the Works
Get ready, Nashville, because Zac Brown Band is preparing to take over! The Georgia-based band recently expanded Brown’s Southern Ground Artist, Inc. record label by opening a new recording studio in Music City — and brought with them promises of a bar and restaurant, coming soon.
Tim McGraw Blown Away by Impact New Songs ‘Truck Yeah’ and ‘Mexicoma’ Are Having on Tour
It’s been about a month since Tim McGraw kicked off the Brothers of the Sun Tour with Kenny Chesney, which means it’s also been a month-long adventure of sampling new music to fans. Those who have caught shows recently have been lucky enough to hear at least two new McGraw tunes –&…