Life should be pretty good for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The Arsenal attacker was the hero for his side in their Community Shield win over Chelsea on Sunday, getting the only goal of the game. But something is bothering him: Carl Jenkinson’s love of country music. Show More Summary
All times Eastern.Little Big Town hosts the “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” (ABC at 8), which features performances by Lady Antebellum, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Maddie & Tae and Kenny Chesney. Read full article >>
There are hundreds of tech accelerators, but very, very few specialize in music tech. Project Music Accelerator run by Nashville's Entrepreneur Center and sponsored by the Country Music Association is a rare exception. ______________________________ Nashville's Project Accelerator is entering year two with a new round of applications. Music tech startups...
Fans were shocked weeks ago when one of country music’s most beloved couples, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, announced that they were divorcing. Now, Shelton’s alleged mistress Cady Groves… READ ON
The music of the Nicki Minaj song "Anaconda" has been turned into a protest song in India against toxic mercury contamination caused by a Unilever operated thermometer factory in the country. Rapper Sofia Ashraf of Chennai, India, wrote...Show More Summary
Miranda Lambert and Shania Twain—queens of country music, past and present—shared an embrace backstage at Twain’s “Rock This Country” tour. “Girls night, love seeing you!”, Twain captioned the Instagram photo. Though there’s enough country...Show More Summary
Austin, Texas musician Craig Marshall has released his new album (his sixth) called After All (Big Ticket) and if you are someone who likes their brand of music on the down home side with hints of country, folk, and an acoustic spirit, you’ll really like this. What I like about this is it reminds me […]
Watching a live performance is thrilling in itself, but getting to do it while being in the midst of a stunning stage makes the experience unforgettable. In countries around the world, there are music venues that have been built in breathtaking natural and historical locations that include underground caverns and 19th-century forts. Show More Summary
Country music fans looking for some free tunes need to look no further than Google Play. Right now Google is offering up its “Play: Country Hits” list for absolutely free, a list that is normally valued at $12.
“Gonna” Blake Shelton Written by Luke Laird and Craig Wiseman “Gonna” is a mix of the old and the more recent Blake Shelton. It has shades of his current music trends, but also calls back to his more relaxed country … Continue readi...
Rain is often associated with gloom or sadness and there’s plenty of that in country music, but it turns out that country music can be surprisingly positive about rain too. These are some of my favorite songs about rain that … Continue reading ?
Lynn Anderson - the country music star best known for her 1970 hit "Rose Garden" - has passed away at the age of 67. While "Rose Garden" would prove to be her most enduring hit, Anderson recorded 40 albums over the course of her career,...Show More Summary
Luke Bryan is debuting a song on social dating app Tinder. Bryan has placed 12 singles at No. 1 and sold 7.5 million albums with 30 million digital tracks He's been named Entertainer of the Year by both the Academy of Country Music (twice) and the Country Music Association. Starting...
Once the domain of jam-bands, alternative rock and electronic-dance music, today’s music festivals are squarely mainstream, with something for just about every musical taste. Genres include hip-hop, country, even a Latin-themed festival in Costa Mesa, Calif. Here, five coming fests worth checking out.
Garth Brooks' comeback tour has put him on top of Forbes’ annual “Country Cash Kings” ranking by a wide margin. And let's not forget that Brooks earned all this cash while keeping his music off all digital music services - streaming or download. 1. Garth Brooks - $90 million 2....
BY JEFF ELBEL | FOR THE SUN-TIMES Lyle Lovett creates country music for people who... The post In the music spotlight: Lyle Lovett appeared first on Chicago Entertainment - Chicago Sun-Times.
Alternate Routes is a column from Flavorwire contributor and WFMU DJ Jesse Jarnow, in which he explores music solely distributed outside the Big 3 of Spotify, iTunes, and Amazon. Rents in Brooklyn are up, chain stores and blandness are...Show More Summary
Eric Church will be the latest star to open his very own exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame this coming September. The post Eric Church to Open New Exhibit at Country Music Hall of Fame appeared first on RoughStock.
Can Whitey Morgan Save Country Music from Nashville? Building a Bridge from Punk to Townes Van Zandt (with a Little Help from Spotify)TAGS: music by Joseph Schafer W henever you find yourself thinking, "I liked the country music my parents listened to. Show More Summary
Visitors to Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will soon be able to walk through the life and career of Eric Church. The "Like a Wrecking Ball" singer has been tapped as the subject of the venue's next cameo exhibition, opening September 18th. Dubbed "Eric Church: Inside the Outsider,"...