Little Jimmy Dickens Returns to the Opry and Jamey Johnson Shuttin’ Nashville Down
It’ll be his first time back to the stage since undergoing surgery to stop bleeding on his brain in January. Little Jimmy Dickens is scheduled to host Opry segments on Friday and Saturday. Craig Shelburne revisits
twelve ladies, with distinctive personalities and clever songs, of the 90s who helped pave the way for the women of today. While
John Rich is singing about shutting Detroit down, . He’s set to perform a free show next Wednesday (3/4) outside the Nashville Convention Center. They’ll even have free food and drinks! Sounds like my kinda show. (via multiple reader emails) Jamey Johnson will be shuttin’ Nashville down
Musicians On Call has a benefit auction that features a few country related items, including a package for four at the Grand Ole Opry with accomodations, LeAnn Rimes signed memorabilia, an autographed guitar from Alabama’s Farewell Tour, signed guitars from multiple artists, and lots more.
Nashville at Nite caught up with to talk about their first ACM nomination, what it’s like to run a restaurant while busy with their music careers, and… Joey + Rory BOMSHEL!!!
Take a listen to ( Neko Case‘s new album Middle Cyclone on NPR before its release next week. via No Depression) In the obvious, but totally sad column comes a review of a show by
Three Girls, without their Buddy. Ye Olde Gobbler’s Knob reviewed a
and has got you covered if you’re curious about the Band of Heathens show at Hank’s upcoming . Lots of media included. Sarah Borges and The Broken Singles album
The Academy of Country Music announced winners of the radio awards.
: “Great songs are just great songs.” Vince Gill‘s songwriting words of wisdom Kevin at Country Universe dug up an
interesting quote by on the need to repeat certain titles a number of times throughout a song to make it memorable. Harlan Howard Chris Neal’s latest round of album reviews include
, The Mickeys , Mark Olson & Gary Louris , and Amy Dalley Dierks Bentley .
Dan Tacket reviews the latest offering from over at BluegrassJournal.com. Dry Branch Fire Squad For the final week in Februrary, the topic of Dan Milliken’s quiz is “
14 country artists from non-Southern states.”
in Hoffman Estates, IL on March 21 to help pay his medical expenses due to AVM. (via reader J.R. Journey) Reba McEntire and Red Steagall will play a benefit concert for a local wrestling coach