George Jones Biopic in the Works; Amanda Shires Releases Album Trailer; Skip Cherryholmes Joins Lou Reid & Carolina
Juli Thanki | June 19th, 2013
Slim Whitman passed away. He was 89 years old. (h/t Janice Brooks)
Reba’s on the cover of JetsetMagazine. Inside, she talks about her career, and, of course, the planes she’s owned.
28 Entertainment has acquired the life rights to George Jones. A biopic is in the works; writer Dennis Baxter worked with George and Nancy (who will executive produce and consult) on the project for six years. Any ideas on who could play Possum?
On August 27, Missy Raines & The New Hip will release New Frontier. (via press release)
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.