Trisha Yearwood’s next album will include Matraca Berg’s “Your Husband’s Cheating on Us.” Yearwood’s done a fine job with Berg songs in the past, so I’m looking forward to hearing this.
GuitarWorld.com premiered “She Makes It Easy Now” from Jesse Winchester’s final album, A Reasonable Amount of Trouble. Jerry Douglas guests on the song.
Kenny Rogers’ Hall of Fame exhibit opens today. Tomorrow afternoon you’ll be able to live stream an interview with Rogerson the CMHOF website. He’s a truly delightful interviewee, so you’ll definitely be entertained.
If you’ve got five million bucks, Rogers’ Atlanta home could be yours. It has a swim-up bar and a “Roman spa.” Curse tablets not included.
Philadelphia police officers have reached out to Luke Bryan’s camp in hopes that the singer will dedicate a song during tonight’s show at Lincoln Financial Field to the memory of Officer Seth Stellfox, who died in an off-duty motorcycle accident on Monday. Bryan was one of Stellfox’s favorite singers.
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.