Amy Sciarretto has scribbled for Kerrang! Spin, Revolver, Alternative Press, Noisecreep, Spinner, ARTISTdirect and Teen People, to name a few, as well as Taste of Country, GuySpeed and more. Google her and you'll see she's an expert on rock, metal, pop, movies and lip gloss. She's also Roadrunner's publicist, an author, a green tea drinker, a Jer-Z native (born in South Jersey, currently residing in North Jersey), a Philly sports fan and a bulldog owner.
Brad Paisley Gets Serious With ‘I Can’t Change the World’ on ‘America’s Got Talent’
Brad Paisley followed up his recent funny stint on 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' -- where he and the host teamed up for the parody protest song 'Balls in Your Mouth' -- with a serious turn on 'America's Got Talent.' The singer and guitarist performed his ball…
Randy Travis Released From Hospital
After several medical scares that included hospitalization due to congestive heart failure and a stroke (which required emergency surgery and found him in critical condition), singer Randy Travis has been released from the hospital.
Blake Shelton Addresses Rumors of ‘Heart Scare’
Like he does with everything else in life, the good-natured Blake Shelton addressed a recent tabloid rumor about a terrifying heart scare with a sense of humor.
Kelly Clarkson and Reba McEntire Reteam for New Music With Special Guest
Kelly Clarkson and Reba McEntire go waaaay back. Clarkson is set to wed Reba's stepson Brandon Blackstock this fall. The ladies released a duet single ('Because of You') in the past and toured together. They also partnered up for a CMT 'Crossroads' special. Now, they appear to be back in the studio …
Dierks Bentley’s Reaction to Rolling Stone’s Boston Bomber Cover Raises Eyebrows [NSFW]
Country artists and other celebrities are reacting to the Rolling Stone cover story featuring the Boston bomber. The magazine is on the receiving end of quite a bit of criticism for its choice to stick an alleged terrorist on its front cover. Dierks Bentley had quite a reaction to the issue, sharing…
Jason Aldean’s ‘Night Train’ Almost Slipped Past Him
The 'Night Train' almost roared past Jason Aldean. The singer found the title-track of his latest smash album by sheer accident. The 'Night Train' pulled into the station at a moment when Aldean wasn't even ready to board. Heck, he didn't even buy a ticket. But as fate …
Taylor Swift Reveals Who Is Her Favorite, Low Maintenance Travel Companion
Taylor Swift's lifestyle is chaotic, seeing as she's one of the most famous country and crossover stars in the world. Her schedule requires lots of back and forth and travel for things like tour dates, photo shoots, awards shows, commercials, assorted promotions, meet and greets and much m…
Taylor Swift Nominated for Video of the Year at 2013 MTV Video Music Awards
Congrats to Taylor Swift. The superstar has been nominated for a pair of MTV Video Music Awards, including the uber prestigious Video of the Year honor. Swift is also up for Best Female Video. Both nominations are for the 'I Knew You Were Trouble' video.
Taylor Swift Won’t Write About Her Breakups Forever
While breakups may be Taylor Swift's stock-in-trade right now, the singer doesn't always foresee it being that way.
Jason Aldean Smashes Attendance, Beer Sales Records at Fenway Park
Jason Aldean wrapped his two-night stint at Boston's Fenway Park, home of the Red Sox, over the weekend, smashing two attendance records in the process.
Brantley Gilbert Wrote Songs About Jana Kramer for New Album
Brantley Gilbert admits that his life has been changed immensely and intensely by fiancée, fellow country singer Jana Kramer. So it's no shock that she factors into his next album, the follow up to 2010's 'Halfway to Heaven.' The singer admits that he has written songs abo…
Jake Owen Learns a Valuable Marriage Lesson From Kix Brooks’ Wife, Barbara
Jake Owen got a digital "talking to" from Barbara Brooks, the wife of country legend Kix Brooks, after he tweeted a picture of himself wearing a bit of a sarcastically sexist T-shirt that read: "Cool Story Babe. Now Go Make Me a Sandwich."