Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale Launch Sirius XM Show; Kenny Chesney Nets 24th No. 1 Single; Music City Roots Celebrates Guitar Night
Juli Thanki | August 1st, 2012
Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale are launching their own radio show on Sirius XM’s Outlaw Country on August 4 at 10 p.m. Eastern. American Songwriter has a teaser of Lucinda Williams’ guest appearance on The Buddy & Jim Show.
There’s a famous voice in this fan-assisted video of Gretchen Peters’ “Hello Cruel World.”
Stream Walt Wilkins’ Plentyover at Performing Songwriter.
Craig Shelburne of CMT.com has more info on Jamey Johnson’s upcoming Hank Cochran tribute record, including a track listing.
Kelly Dearmore reports on Jack Ingram’s recent work with The Boot Campaign, which recently gave a wounded veteran a new house.
Kimberly Perry filled in for Alison Krauss during a performance of “Whiskey Lullaby” at a recent Brad Paisley show.
In other Kenny Vaughan news, he’ll be on tonight’s “Guitar Night”Music City Roots show.
Eleven Hundred Springs’ Matt Hillyer donated his hair to Locks of Love and got the Texas Music TV crew to tape the occasion.
Juli Thanki is the editor of Engine 145 and a freelance writer whose work has appeared in the Washington Post, Bluegrass Unlimited, and M Music & Musicians Magazine. In 2011 she received the International Bluegrass Music Association Print Media Person of the Year award.